Incluvie Short Film Contest 2022

Short Films with Diverse Leads

Theme: True Friendship

Submit Your Short Films with Diversity

$500 Winner Prize + Awards

Open Submissions: Now - June 25

Submit Your Film!

The goal of this event is to center people of color, women, and lgbtq at the forefront of stories

Winners and Prizes

Winner: $500 Cash Prize + 1st Place Victory Laurel + Newsletter Publicity Announcement + Featured Film Review

Runner Ups: 2nd and 3rd Place Laurels + Publicity Announcement + Featured Film Review

Honorable Mentions: Honorary Mention Laurels (2 Films) + Publicity Announcement + Featured Film Review

Official Selections: Up to 30 Films will recieve official selection laurels

All Entrants: Special film artist card + Incluvie decal

Winners and honorees determined by audience voting during the film festival July 10-20.

Judges will assess the films to ensure quality and adherence before granting awards.

Film Contest Details & Rules

Short film less than 20 minutes

Protagonist/Lead must be an underrepresented minority in film [person of color, woman, lgbtq]

The film's overall message cannot be derogatory towards minorities

The film must fit within the theme of friendship

The applicant must own the rights to the submitted work (no plagiarism)

The applicant agrees to show their film publicly on Youtube

The applicant must agree to the waiver with more general rules

Film Submission Entry Fee

Early Bird Submission (Now - June 10) | $25

Regular Submission (June 11 - 20) | $35

Late Submission (June 21 - 25) | $40