Chelsea Film Festival


Ingrid Jean-Baptiste, Founder & CEO

Sonia Jean-Baptiste, Co-Founder & CEO

Michael Ruotolo, President

Daniel LondoƱo, Manager, Marketing & Communications

Michael Sadan, Business Development & Scholarships

Sonia Diop, Business Development & Sponsorships

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Submission Policy:

Festival Season: Fall (usually October)

Deadline: July (check website for exact dates)

Entry: Check website for prices. Features, shorts, documentaries, TV series, and virtual reality.


Features, Shorts, Documentaries

Festival Season:



The Chelsea Film Festival is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting first and second features from around the world. It is an International Competition (Grand Prix, Petite Prix, and 8 other awards).