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2008 Tribeca Film Festival Submissions

Submissions for the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival are now closed. Check back in the coming months for festival updates, ticketing info, and more.
2008 Tribeca Film Festival • April 23rd - May 4
We are now accepting submissions for the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival. You may now use the online submission form.

» Read the 2008 Rules And Regulations

As we gear up for another exciting festival season, please keep these key dates in mind:

November 16, 2007 (postmark): Early Deadline
Entry fees for the early deadline are:
Short films - $25
Feature length - $45

December 14, 2007 (postmark): Official deadline for all films completed in 2007

Entry fees for the official deadline are:
Short films - $40
Feature length - $65

January 11, 2008 (arrive by): Late Deadline / 2008 Works in Progress
This deadline is for features only, the fee is $95


Please remember that you will need to submit the following items once you download and print the entry form:

1.     Completed Entry Form with signature.

2.     VHS (NTSC or PAL) or DVD formatted for multi-zone or Zone 1 (North America) labeled with the work's title, runtime, director(s), and contact information.

3.     Entry Fee. If paying by check or money order, make them payable to 'Tribeca Film Festival NYC'. If you are a student, please provide a copy of your valid student ID for the current term or proof of enrollment from your school to process the student waiver.

3.     Any available press materials including production credit list, director bio and photo, and at least one production still (hard copy or digital TIFF).

All submissions must be sent prepaid, including any applicable customs fees to:

Tribeca Film Festival
Attn: ENTRIES - Feature OR Short**
375 Greenwich St.
New York, NY 10013

** Please indicate whether work is a SHORT or FEATURE on the outside of the package.

Please do not send materials separately. Due to the number of submissions received, we cannot provide confirmation of receipt. Please ship videocassettes and DVDs properly and securely in non-fiber padded envelopes. DO NOT SEND IN FIBER-PADDED EVELOPES AS THEY MAY DAMAGE VIDEOTAPES. If sending a DVD, please make sure that it plays in its entirety on consumer DVD players. We recommend that you also include a VHS copy as backup.

If you have questions regarding the entry process, please send an email to:


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