Universal Film Festival (10)


19 Sep 2019
Call for entries

31 May 2020
Festival closed

01 Aug 2020
Notification date

22 Aug 2020
24 Aug 2020


P.O. Box 41222,  64141, Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Festival description
Short film festival >8' 60'<
Feature film festival >80' 150'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2015
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >8' 60'<
 Feature Films  >80' 150'<
 Any language
 Any language
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Festival start: 22 August 2020      Festival end: 24 August 2020

Universal Film Festival is an Annual International Independent Film Festival held in Kansas City Missouri USA. We at Universal Film Festival celebrate, validate and support the talents of the next generation of independent filmmakers around the world

Award in following categories:

01) Best Actor
02) Best Actress
03) Best Cinematography
04) Best Comedy
05) Best Director
06) Best Drama
07) Best Documentary
08) Best Film
09) Best Foreign Film
10) Best Horror
11) Best Producer
12) Best Short Film

Rules and Recommendations:


1) Submissions in languages other than English must have English subtitles.
2) Submissions will be accepted via Festhome. The submitter must have proper rights to submit the film.
3) Production of the film must be within 5 years of festival date. (2015 or later)
4) Exhibition format must be delivered on DCP. This MUST be by the date stipulated in invitation. NO exceptions.
5) Any promotional materials (i.e. DVD, Posters, Etc.) mailed to Universal Film Festival will remain property of Universal Film Festival
6) Films are allowed to have screened prior to submission to the Universal Film Festival, but must not be under current distribution.
7) Films cannot have been released prior to submission to the Universal Film Festival and/or been broadcast on television.

1) Submit trailer along with virtual presskit upon initial submission
2) Student discount waiver offered. Student ID must be presented. (contact info@unversalfilmfestival.com for more information)



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