Submit Film-Convocatoria

Submit a film  (Convocatoria- página en español)

The programming team looks forward to seeing your work. The call for entries is open to films made by or about Latinos from the U.S. and abroad (Latin America, the Iberian Peninsula, Caribbean). To qualify, films must have been made between 2013 and now- exception for films NEVER screened in San Francisco. Short and feature films, fiction and documentaries are welcome. All genres- from comedy to drama to science fiction  to experimental. Mail your entry or submit online (form/fee &/or screener). Deadline to submit is May 30, 2016. Good luck.


ELIGIBILITY  To be eligible for consideration:

♦ Entrants must fully comply with these Entry Rules & Regulations, including all dead-line, film length, entry material and other requirements.
♦ Non-English language works must have English subtitles at the time submitted. Dialogue lists will not be accepted.
♦ The film MUST maintain at minimum a “San Francisco” premiere status prior to CMSF8- Both prior to and throughout our fest.
♦ Not eligible if viewable online (youtube/vimeo- except password protected screener) in the United States.
♦ Not released commercially in the United States- theatrical, DVD, or other distribution.
♦ Eligible if released outside of the United States- theatrical, DVD, or other distribution.

If subsequent to its initial consideration, the Festival determines that a submission no longer meets all of the criteria listed in the applicable chart above, the submission will be designated ineligible.

Questions? email us at  programming (@ at) sflatinofilmfestival (dot) com

Complete entry form online  and pay the fee through PayPal.  

Film Submission Fees


Postmarked if mailed.

* Free submission for films from Latin America
* Free submission for US filmmakers through April 30, 2016
* $30 feature/ $20 mid-length/ $15 short.  May 10, 2016
* $65/feature/ $47 mid-length/ $35short. May 11-30, 2016

Online payment through PayPal to- See button on the website. Let us know you’ve sent the payment.

Online- Vimeo, YouTube, or another closed viewing area. (Password protected)
Mail/Courier- Registered mail or courier (DHL/FedEx)

Cine+Mas SF
695 Connecticut,# 1
San Francisco, CA 94107
T: +1.415.754.9580 / programming (at/@)
You will receive an email confirmation upon receipt of your complete submission• If selected you will be notified by July 15, 2014