Film Submissions

The 2019 Mexico International Film Festival Call for Entries is now open. Please click below to submit.

The Mexico International Film Festival proudly accepts entries via, the world's best online submissions platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, Vimeo and YouTube integration, and more. Click to submit with FilmFreeway.


Early Deadline - July 16, 2018
Regular Deadline - September 16, 2018
Official Deadline - November 16, 2018
Late Deadline - January 16, 2019
Extended Deadline - March 16, 2019
Final Deadline - April 16, 2019

Announcement Date - May 16, 2019


Early Bird - Short: $20 / Feature: $25
Regular Deadline - Short: $25 / Feature: $30
Official Deadline - Short: $30 / Feature: $35 
Late Deadline - Short: $35 / Feature: $40 
Extended Deadline - Short: $40 / Feature: $45
Final Deadline - Short: $45 / Feature: $50

Rules and Regulations for Film Entry

Once the Official Jury has concluded the judging process, winners and awards will be announced publicly on this website, via targeted email blast, via our social networks, and to the international film and entertainment media via Internet promotional channels.

The Mexico International Film Festival and Awards has transitioned from a traditional film festival format to an online awards competition that serves as a platform to provide exceptional films and filmmakers with recognition for their filmmaking and screenwriting achievements. Films will not be screened for the public.

The festival kindly asks that any awards won be mentioned in the projects' promotional materials, although it is not a requirement

More than one entry may be submitted.

Filmmaker will assume shipping costs of entry materials to the Mexico International Film Festival.

Titles produced in languages other than English must have legible English subtitles.

Entrants must assume all responsibility for clearing films and submissions materials through U.S. and foreign customs officials.

Mexico International Film Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in announcment or event scheduling.

You agree to indemnify and hold us and our employees, owners, affiliates, partners, and subsidiaries harmless from all claims and liability arising from your entry or participation in the Mexico International Film Festival.

By submitting your film into competition in the Mexico International Film Festival you agree that you have read, accept, will abide by all rules and regulations.

Best of luck in the competition!