DEADLINES

Thank you for your interest in submitting your film to the 2020 CHELSEA FILM FESTIVAL 8th Edition. Virtual Reality Experiences are now accepted via FilmFreeway, please click here for more information about the 2019 VR Program.


The following are our deadlines and fees for this year:

Early Submission Deadline:
Friday, January 31, 2020
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS and DOCUMENTARIES – $45 entry fee
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS – $35 entry fee

Official Submission Deadline:
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS and DOCUMENTARIES – $70 entry fee
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS – $55 entry fee

Late Submission Deadline:
Sunday, May 31, 2020
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS and DOCUMENTARIES – $90 entry fee
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS – $75 entry fee

Extended Submission Deadline:
Sunday, July 26, 2020
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS and DOCUMENTARIES – $100 entry fee
U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS – $85 entry fee

IMPORTANT: Please note that submissions will not be considered passed the final deadline. Submitters will be notified by email on August 24th, 2020.