SIFF 2018 Call for Entries

SIFF is now accepting film submissions for the 2018 Seattle International Film Festival.

Call for entries 2018

The 44th annual Seattle International Film Festival will be held May 17 - June 10, 2018.

Regular Submission Deadlines:
October 6, 2017 - EarlyBird
November 3, 2017 - Regular 
January 5, 2018 - Late
February 2, 2018 - Extended (Withoutabox submissions only!)

Episodic Submission Deadlines:
November 3, 2017 - Regular (Withoutabox submissions only!)
January 5, 2018 - Late (Withoutabox submissions only!)
February 2, 2018 - Extended (Withoutabox submissions only!)

FutureWave Deadline:
March 2, 2018 - FutureWave Shorts (age 18 and under filmmakers)

Works-in-Progress Deadline:
April 1, 2018 - Final (Withoutabox submissions only!)

How to Submit:

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

  • To submit a regular feature 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.

Submit on Withoutabox

For questions Download the SIFF 2018 Film Submission FAQ sheet.

For additional questions, email entries@siff.net.

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