Denver Film Festival


Kevin Smith, CMO

Matthew Campbell, Artistic Director

Submission Policy:

Festival Season: Fall (November)

Deadline: May (median deadline)

Entry: $55 for features and documentaries. $50 for shorts. $40 for Colorado local features. $30 for student shorts and Colorado local shorts. Prices based on median deadline.


Features, Shorts, Music Videos, Documentaries

Festival Season:



An intense and concentrated exposition that showcases more than 250 new films from around the world with over 175 international filmmakers, directors, actors, and other film artists participating in the twelve-day event. The annual celebration of film provides an important showcase for the best of world cinema, a platform for international film artists, and promotes dialogue among filmmakers and the public.