Atlanta Underground Film Festival prefers online entries submitted via, which provides cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world. Withoutabox’s internet-only submission platform features online applications via one master entry form, online fee payments, press kits, and the option to use Secure Online Screeners, an economical, eco-friendly, and secure alternative to traditional hard-copy DVD submissions. Fill out one master entry form and take advantage of quick entry, extended deadlines, and powerful submission management tools. There’s no extra cost to you, and by submitting, you’ll join Withoutabox’s global filmmaker community and stay in the loop about international exhibition opportunities. Click to submit your film today!


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Film Festival Submissions:


2014 Atlanta Underground Film Festival Entries



Film FestivaL Postmarked Deadlines & FEES:


Next deadline:  August 1, 2014

*Shorts: $45

Features: $50



*Shorts are 45 minutes and Under.



A completed entry form and an entry fee must accompany each film or video. Entries must be submitted on NTSC DVD, Blu-Ray, digital file, or through Withoutabox’s Secure Online Screeners. (Our preferred Method) Foreign language work should be dubbed or subtitled in English.



You can submit via Withouabox by clicking the link OR fill out an on-line entry form here and then make a secure payment through PayPal. (see below) US Money Orders & Checks are also accepted, and should be made to Atlanta Underground Film Festival. .



Cost of shipping exhibition prints to the festival is the responsibility of the entrant. Exhibition copies must be sent to the festival prepaid. The festival cannot accept responsibility for damage or loss of materials while in transit. Please use as little packaging material as possible!




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Please enclose a stamped, self-addressed postcard or email us if you wish to receive confirmation that your entry has been received. Please do NOT ask for a signature confirmation, although you may ask for a delivery confirmation of your package.



Programming decisions are made by the festival directors and our selection committee. If accepted, we will notify filmmakers by email. After acceptance, the presentational format will need to be in our office two weeks prior to festival.  Be sure to indicate aspect ratio of your film/video as well as any other special screening or presentation information we might need to know. We do not pay rental fees for submitted work that is programmed.



Due to the large number of entries received submission materials and videos will not be returned.



Although the art of filmmaking is not competitive, the Atlanta Underground Film Festival does present awards




Fill out the online entry form here if NOT submitting via Withoutabox:

2014 Atlanta Underground Film Festival

October 16 - 20, 2014