Final Call For Film Submissions for Friday Harbor Film Festival

Dateline: Friday Harbor, WA – Friday Harbor Film Festival is now scheduling feature documentaries and short films to be shown during the Livestream Festival October 14-17 and the On-Demand Festival October 18-24.  While FHFF has many excellent submissions, there is room for more.  The final date for submissions is September 20.

If you are an independent filmmaker – professional, amateur, or student – submit your feature or short documentary film for consideration in this year’s festival through FilmFreeway at Feature documentaries should run 40 minutes or more.  Short films should run under 40 minutes. 

The Livestream Festival will feature real-time live-streamed Q&A sessions with filmmakers following the screening of their films. Q&As will be recorded for viewing during the On-Demand Festival.

​The festival will feature films highlighting fascinating island cultures, marine ecology, heroic adventures, sustainable agriculture, social justice, current environmental issues, and stirring stories of human interest.

Audience Choice Awards will be given on October 24 to the best features and shorts in 3 categories:

  1. Tales from the Heart
  2. Things to Consider,
  3. Explorers and Adventures. 

Filmmakers, both professionals and students, are encouraged to submit their features and short films for consideration at FilmFreeway.  Full details are available at

Mark your calendars and plan to attend the FHFF Livestream and On-Demand Festival – October 14 through 24!

Posted on September 6, 2021 at 5:53 am by

Categories: Arts, Education, Entertainment, Recreation

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