Roadside Film Festival (2024)


18 Jan 2024
Call for entries

01 Feb 2024
Early deadline

21 Feb 2024
Standard deadline

13 Mar 2024
Late deadline

17 Apr 2024
Festival closed

28 Apr 2024
Notification date

01 Aug 2024
30 Aug 2024


Rio Churrubusco 76,  04210, CDMX, Ciudad de México, Mexico

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 40'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 40'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 01 August 2024      Festival end: 30 August 2024

We want to share our love for the cinema with all the people. Roadside Film Festival is designed to screen experimental and indie films on the public space. The selected films will be screened in free access locations for a real encontrer with the audiences.

We believe that cinema should be accessible to all. Our concept transforms ordinary public spaces into vibrant outdoor theaters, creating a shared experience that transcends traditional boundaries. From bustling city squares to peaceful parks, we bring cinema to the people, fostering a sense of community and celebration.

All the selected films will be screened in various cities. Finally just two films will be awarded by each category. One will be selected by our jury and other will be selected by the audiences.

-Roadside Prix
-Signed certificate
-Special public screening event
-Box with several promotional products

-Audience Award
-Signed certificate
-Special public screening event
-A box with several marketing items

This call applies to film enthusiasts and filmmakers who do not have formal financing to distribute their films. We want feature and short films made by amateur filmmakers from around the world.

We love
Amateur Films related to Animation, Collage Film, Documentary, Experimental Films, Found Footage, New Media, Video Art and Video Poetry.

We don't
Advertising Films, Marketing Films, Music Videos, Promotional, Institutional or Commercial Films made by professionals related to the Film Industry.

We accept
DV Recordings, Glicht Aesthetics, Hi8 Videos, Home Movies, Super 8 Films, VHS Videos and Short Films made with a Smartphone.

We avoid
Explicit Sexuality, Gore, Hate Speech, Excessive Violence, Sadism or any content that may offend the audience's sensitivity.

*Disclaimer: All the filmmakers accept the terms and conditions. All the filmmakers retain 100% of all rights to your intellectual property. Event time and location may change days before the event. The submission fee will be used exclusively to cover operating expenses. All prizes will be sent by mail. We are not responsible for any inconvenience caused by the postal service.



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