Submit a Film

Film Submissions for Belleville Downtown DocFest: International Documentary Film Festival open September 10th and close December 15th annually.

Our festival is non-competitive event event focusing on human rights, social/environmental justice and arts & culture
• There is no fee to submit a film
• We screen both feature length and short films
• We preview films on an ongoing basis throughout the year and finalize our selections in January
• Film submissions close December 15th annually
• Submissions are not returned
• All non-English language films must have English subtitles
• Notification will be issued by e-mail in February 2019
• Please include a note telling a bit about yourself, your film, full contact info and why you think your film is worthy of consideration
• Submit digital file or all further inquiries to