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Late Deadline for TFF 2013: December 28

Only the late entry deadline remains for submissions to the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. Does your film qualify?

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by founding sponsor American Express, is accepting submissions for the 12th Annual Tribeca Film Festival, to be held April 17 – 28, 2013.

As usual, the Festival welcomes submissions of feature-length and short films, in both the narrative and documentary categories.

In addition, Tribeca also welcomes submissions for a new transmedia program called Tribeca Storyscapes. This program, which includes an award and is sponsored by BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® Gin, will celebrate new trends in digital media and recognize transmedia creators who employ an innovative, interactive, web-based or multi-platform approach to story creation. Through open submissions, selections will be presented to the public at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival.

The remaining deadline to submit U.S. and international films for the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival is as follows:


December 28, 2012 (6pm EST, arrive by)
Late Entry deadline available only to those Features:
    a) completed after the Official Entry deadline; and
    b) which have not been screened publicly or otherwise distributed anywhere.

April 17 – April 28, 2013
12th Annual Tribeca Film Festival in NYC

Want to be part of next year’s Festival? Submit your film today.

Find all the key links (rules and regulations, FAQs, links to submit your film/project) in the Submissions section of the website, or by clicking the button below.

Questions regarding film submissions? Email
Questions regarding transmedia submissions? Email


Email is preferred, but for phone inquiries, please call 212.941.2305.


Will you be a part of the 12th Tribeca Film Festival? Good luck!

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