FilmGate Film Festival

FilmGate Festival is a monthly short film festival that goes month to month with a theme specific per month. On this occasion we bring you shorts of all genres, such as docs, narratives, music videos, comedies, etc.

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FilmGate Short Film Festival is a monthly film festival that has a different genre/ focus per month. In July, we will be presenting our SUBTITLES! This event gives a chance for non-English Speakers a chance to highlight their talent!

We are a hybrid festival that will be showcasing the films to a LIVE Audience and Virtually. Tickets here are for the LIVE event and we can say that we are ready to host for our Florida family!

Monthly themes:

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November

Free-for-all

Social Justice

Female directors

Comedy

Documentaries

Free-for-all

Films with Subtitles

Free-for-all

Music Videos

Horror

Free-for-all

Please note that we select our films as they arrive, to allow us more time to promote this festival. Submit your films as early as possible to improve your chances of being selected.

If you have any trouble with entering your film or using a waiver code, please contact us at guillermo@film-gate.org or info@film-gate.org

Awards & prizes:

Monthly Awards include Judges Award Best Film and Best Audience Award plus the FilmGate Staff Awards!

 

Judges Award Best Film winners receive $150 value FilmGate 1 year Membership

Rules & terms:

-  Films must be less than 20 minutes

 

-  Films may only be submitted by filmmakers living in Florida

 

-  Filmmakers MUST attend the event in person, or send a representative who can participate in a Q&A

 

-  Filmmakers must submit their social media handles and tag @filmgatemiami or @filmgate_interactive

 

-  Filmmakers get FREE ENTRY - family & friends are able to get a DISCOUNT CODE (code limit 3)

 

-  Stay to network. Local film studios and local investors make it monthly to our events to meet emerging talent.

 

-  Reach out to FilmGate Studios team - tell us about an upcoming film project, we listen

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