Submit Your Film

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*Your PayPal receipt is confirmation of your submission. You will receive an official confirmation from Global Shorts within 1-3 business days.

IMPORTANT! All submitters will be notified of their placement (or no placement) via electronic mail within 2-3 weeks after the current competition deadline. Please provide us with the best e-mail to reach you at and ensure that e-mails sent from Global Shorts are not recognized as spam in your e-mail client.

Yes, mail me my scorecard(s) with ratings and judge's notes. *Mailing address required. A $20 processing and postage fee will be added to your total.

In addition to Best Short Film, your film will be considered for an Award of Excellence, Merit, Honorable Mention, and Special Mention at no additional charge. All genres - including animated and documentary shorts - will be considered for Best Short Film. The primary category is $60US. Subcategories are $40US each.

Subcategories - NEW!

*Once your submission is processed, you will receive an e-mail from Global Shorts requesting a PDF of your screenplay.