Now Accepting Submissions for Frameline36



The final deadline for Frameline36 has now passed.

Founded in 1977, the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival is the longest-running, largest and most widely recognized LGBT film exhibition event in the world. As a community event with an annual attendance of over 55,000, the Festival is the most prominent and well-attended LGBT arts program in the Bay Area.

FRAMELINE36 is a competitive film festival with cash prizes attached to each of our Audience Awards for Best Feature, Best Documentary and Best Short. Frameline36 also has two juried awards for Outstanding First Feature and Outstanding Documentary Feature.

Earlybird Deadline: December 12, 2011 - Free
Regular Deadline: January 23, 2012 - $35.00
Late Deadline: February 13, 2012 - $50.00

Download the Frameline36 Entry Form

The San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival accepts online entries submitted via, which provides cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world.

Frameline36 - WithoutaBox

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.

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