Submissions for the 2016 festival are currently open!

To apply, complete the online entry form HERE

Submissions may be fiction, documentary, animation or experimental of any length. We will accept films dealing with queer subject matter as well as those made by queer filmmakers. Only films completed no more than 18 months prior to the 2016 OUTeast Film Festival will be considered for admission. Preference will be given to submissions that have not been distributed theatrically or broadcast on television in the Atlantic region prior to the 2016 Festival.

Deadline for all submissions is April 1, 2016, 11:59 PM AST.

Please note: only electronic submissions will be accepted. Please include a secure online screener link to your film with your submission form.

Questions? Contact Jenna Dufton, Director of Programming,