SUBMISSIONS

We Accept...

  • Narrative feature films between 45 and 100 minutes

  • Narrative short films between 5 and 30 minutes

  • Micro short films under 5 minutes

  • Documentary feature films between 45 and 100 minutes

  • Documentary short films up to 30 minutes

  • TV pilots up to 60 minutes

  • Student short films up to 30 minutes

  • We welcome animation, LGBTQ+, faith, and music-themed productions

Entry Requirements

  • ​ All films MUST be in English or have English subtitles to be considered.

  •  All films MUST be original works and not made prior to January 2021.

  •  There is NO premiere status required for SCREEN ATX but Texas premiere is preferred.

  • Our theater screen is huge so 2K or 4K is preferred for best visuals but we will also accept full HD 1080p.

Full terms and conditions are listed on SCREEN ATX page on FilmFreeway.

awards

All films are watched and rated by a panel of industry judges and are strictly awarded on a point system.

Awards are subject to change  but may include:

SCREEN ATX BEST OF FESTIVAL

BEST FEATURE

BEST SHORT

BEST TV PILOT

BEST DRAMA

BEST SCI-FI/FANTASY

BEST COMEDY

BEST HORROR

BEST MICRO SHORT

TOP FEMALE FILMMAKER

TOP MALE FILMMAKER

FIRST TIME FILMMAKER

TEXAS FILMMAKER

BEST ACTRESS

BEST ACTOR

BEST DOCUMENTARY

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST SCREENPLAY

BEST TEXAS PRODUCTION

BEST ACTRESS

BEST ACTOR

BEST DOCUMENTARY

BEST ORIGINAL CONCEPT

BEST SCORE

BEST SOUNDTRACK

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

BEST EDITING

BEST STUDENT FILM