We’re back! Submissions open August 1.

Submissions for the 2022 Dakota Film Festival open August 1st, 2021!

Interested filmmakers can submit their work via our FilmFreeway page.

Terms of Eligibility:
• Must have a Total Run Time no longer than 20 min.
• Any genre is accepted; however, content must be non-commercial.
• Must have been completed within the past two years of submission date.
• Must NOT have screened in the Bismarck, ND area prior to our festival.
• Non-English films must have English sub-titles.

Submission Fees:

Earlybird (August 1 – December 1) – $25

Standard (December 2 – January 31) – $40

Submissions close February 1, 2022

For full rules and guidelines, please visit our FilmFreeway page.