The 2016 AFI DOCS Film Festival Early Deadline is December 4th!


The AFIDOCS Film Festival is accepting submissions for 2016! The Festival will be June 22 – June 26, 2016 in Downtown Washington, D.C. and at the AFI Silver Theatre & Cutural Center. This is the 14th year of the annual AFIDOCS Film Festival, one of the most talked about documentary film festivals in the United States!

Submission Deadlines are:

Early Submission: December 4, 2015

Regular Submission: February 5, 2016

Late Submission: March 4, 2015

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