Submit your film
NYNL short film Call for Entry for 2020 is open, click the film freeway button to submit
October 14th, Early Deadline
November 3rd, Regular Deadline
November 23rd, Late Deadline
December 13th, Extended Deadline
The 1st Art of the Short film event for next season is January 2020.
New York No Limits will begin accepting feature films for 2020 in January 2020.
Awards & Prizes
New York No Limits Film Series will present awards for best Feature Film and Best Short Film, and the Audience Award at our Summit in September 2019.
Short films which exhibit at our short film events throughout the season are eligible for an additional screening at the Summit in November. The NYNL jury will select the Best Short Film and Best Feature Film, which will be awarded a $500 and $750 prize respectively at the conclusion of the Summit.
Rules & Terms
Films of any genre are accepted for consideration to our screening series. Short films produced within 24 months of submission and under 40 minutes in length are eligible for consideration for screening in our periodic Short Film screening series. The best short films shown throughout the year will be selected by NYNL staff to be included in the 2019 Summit in September.
Feature films produced within 24 months of submission and 40 minutes or longer in running time will be selected by NYNL staff for inclusion in the Summit.
All films must be received by listed deadline dates. Any applications received after each deadline will be considered for the next film series.
By submitting to New York No Limits Film Series, you are consenting to the exhibition of your film, use of all cast/crew names, and images associated with the film for exhibition and promotional purposes.
New York No Limits Film Series does not offer a screening fee to filmmakers.
By submitting a film, the submitter grants New York No Limits the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes.
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
In submitting a film, the submitter shall indemnify and hold harmless the New York No Limits Film Series from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
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