Southern Screen Film Festival accepting submissions


Southern Screen is now accepting submissions from Southern filmmakers for the upcoming film festival that is scheduled for Nov. 13-16 this year.

Film submissions from Southern filmmakers will be accepted for all types of films including student film, short film, documentaries, features, animations and music videos.

Interested filmmakers can fill out a submission form and pay the $20 entry fee by visiting Students can submit for free. The deadline for film submissions is Aug. 8.

For more information about the film festival or details about film submissions visit or email

About Southern Screen

Every November in Lafayette the Southern Screen Film Festival presents four days of film screenings, panels, red carpet events, parties and workshops for every unique individual to enjoy.

Southern Screen moves beyond traditional film festivals, and works to expose the community to the widespread possibilities of storytelling. The festival offers a hands-on experience, where the creativity in filmmaking mixes with a landscape of the local Louisiana culture to inspire and ignite the local community and visiting filmmakers.

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