The 2016 Festival is now closed for submissions of both film and music. The majority of our film submissions are typically processed through Withoutabox and our submission period closed in June 2016 for the 2016 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.
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 4, 2016 Early bird Deadline
May 27, 2016 Regular Deadline
June 10, 2016 Late Deadline
June 24, 2016 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