Entry Guidelines

Negative Fest 2018 Entry Guidelines


For Feature Length films, Blu-ray is the preferred format but Digital Cinema Package (DCP) is also accepted.

For short films downloadable Digital Files are preferred.


If your film is selected, we will notify filmmakers by email on May 15th, 2018. After acceptance, the exhibition format will need to be received by June 1st, 2018. Rental and/or screening fees are not paid for submitted work that is programmed.

Films can not be withdrawn from the Festival after being selected.


All costs of shipping exhibition prints is the responsibility of the filmmakers. Negative Fest is not responsible for prints lost or damaged in transit.


Best Feature · Best Short · Best Short (Florida) · Best Short (Student) · Best Director · Best Actor · Best Actress · Best Special F/X · Best Music Video · Best Animation


If you would like confirmation of entry or have any other questions, email info@negativefest.com.


Negative Fest
c/o Michael Favata
13750 US Highway 1 APT E
Juno Beach, FL 33408-1614

Submissions are NOT accepted via mail, address is only for mailing exhibition prints.