SIFF 2019 Call for Entries

SIFF 2019 Call for Entries is now closed.

Call for Entries 2019

The 45th annual Seattle International Film Festival will be held May 16 - June 9, 2019. The SIFF 2020 Call for Entries will open on August 1, 2019.

Regular and Episodic Submission Deadlines:
October 5, 2018 - EarlyBird
November 2, 2018 - Regular 
January 4, 2019 - Late
February 1, 2019 - Extended (through Withoutabox and Filmfreeway only)

FutureWave Submission Deadline:
March 1, 2019 - FutureWave Shorts (age 18 and under filmmakers)

How to Submit:

You can submit via Withoutabox or by filling out one of our Wufoo online entry forms.

  • To submit a regular feature film or short film (no episodics!) via the online entry form, please click here.
  • To submit a FutureWave short film (age 18 and under filmmakers) via the online entry form, please click here.

*Note: When filling out the online entry form, please read all instructions and complete all required fields. The entry form cannot be saved or revisited so please fill it out in one sitting.

If you need to submit a new screener due to a broken link or a new cut of the film, please fill out our online replacement form here.

For questions Download the SIFF 2019 Film Submission FAQ sheet.

For additional questions, email

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