The 2017 Festival is now closed for film submissions. The majority of our film submissions are typically processed through Withoutabox and our submission period close in June 2017 for the 2017 Festival.
Sacramento Film and Music Festival accepts entries via FilmFreeway.com, all the convenience of modern online submissions without the extra fees. Free HD online screeners, Vimeo and YouTube integration, and more.
Film submissions will re-open in 2018
The Festival also accepts entries through withoutabox. For more information or to submit a project please go to Withoutabox for all deadlines and requirements.
March 3, 2017 Early bird Deadline
May 26, 2017 Regular Deadline
June 9, 2017 Late Deadline
June 23, 2017 Extended Deadline
Awards & Prizes
A separate film jury determines award winners, in addition to the audience awards in the following categories:
Best Program Music Video
Best Independent Music Video
Best Overall Film
Best Male Actor in a leading Role
Best Female Actor in a Leading Role
Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role