How to submit a film
For our 2023 ceremony, submissions are open March 10th-20th. To submit a film register on https://filmfreeway.com/ and submit your film at https://filmfreeway.com/IUMontageFilmFestival
When adding your work, you don't have to fill out the full FilmFreeway form. You can add the information below by following the instructions on our specific FilmFreeway site.
Submission packets must include:
Movie file in native edit frame rate, 23.98 or 29.97 most typically and HD resolution (uploaded on FilmFreeway platform directly or embeded through vimeo, youtube)
Three high-res still frames from movie
Full list of credits of actors and crew
Logline of film
80-word writeup (synopsis) of film
Notations such as flashing images, mature content, sexual violence, artistic choices that might otherwise be seen/heard as an error (with timecode), such as, out of sync or distorted sound, intermittent sound/no sound, flashing frames of color, alteration of time (slow motion, fast motion, freeze frame, etc.).
Any production that incorporates moving images are eligible for screening and awards. Must be made by IU Bloomington students — undergraduate and graduate work are eligible.
The festival program will run approximately 90 minutes in length. Submissions not submitted in their entirety will not be considered for the festival.
Submissions longer than 12 minutes in length will not be programmed in the festival, but all submissions will be considered for awards and nominations.
For any questions contact Vlada Lodesk (email@example.com) and Josh Vanover at (firstname.lastname@example.org).