Cannes

Festival Dates: May in Cannes, FranceSubmission Deadline: March Ever since its creation, the Festival de Cannes has remained faithful to its founding purpose: to draw attention to and raise the profile of films with the aim of contributing towards the development of...

Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival

Festival Dates: October in NYCSubmission Deadline: June Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival and Lecture Series, founded by African Voices magazine and Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, is the first Brooklyn-based festival devoted to supporting films...

DFFNY

Festival Dates: April in NYCSubmission Deadline: March The Dominican Film Festival in New Yorks mission is to promote a new generation of Dominican filmmakers along with established ones. DFFNY strives on strengthening the vital economic and cultural relationship of...

VLFFI

Festival Dates: May in NYCSubmission Deadline: December The Viva Latino Film Festival NYC International (VLFFI) is the newest Latino international film festival in the country. VLFFI’s mission is to showcase the content of emerging and established Latino...

New Voices in Black Cinema

Festival Dates: April in NYCSubmission Deadline: February Presented in partnership with BAMCinematek, NVBC is a multi-genre film festival of quality movies geared towards getting audiences to appreciate and support quality, independent films from, by, and starring the...

AAWIC

Festival Dates: November in NYCSubmission Deadline: October The African American Women in Cinema Film Festival is one of the largest female film events in the country. Every year, the AAWICFF shines its luminous spotlight onto ambitious women filmmakers from all over...