Thursday - Saturday

1:00pm- 5:00pm

Arte Américas

1630 Van Ness Avenue

Fresno, California 93721

(559) 268-6130

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

Short Film Submission Guidelines

  • Your motion picture must be under 40 minutes in length.

  • Your project must have been completed in the last ten years. 

  • We do not accept trailers or rough cuts, but will accept work-in-progress (w/ lock with temp sound, color, etc.). Note: We will not screen multiple updates/versions of your film for consideration.

  • Please submit the most complete and finished picture possible, as we will only watch the first cut submitted.

  • All short films must be submitted via a secure URL link. Please note, if you change this link or any of your login information prior to September 12, 2019 without contacting Arte Américas your film may become ineligible for consideration.

  • Still have questions? Email

  • Once submitted, you will receive a confirmation email from Arte Américas within 48 hours. This email will confirm that your film was submitted correctly. If you do not receive this email within 48 hours, please follow up by email to ensure its receipt and consideration.

  • All applicants will be informed of the status of their project no later than Monday, September 9, 2019.