Get Your Film Into Festivals


$30 DCTV Members // $80 Non-Members

For many filmmakers, the first step on the road to recognition and distribution is a successful film festival run. Learn to navigate the challenges and nuances of the ever-changing festival circuit without emptying your wallet or limiting your chances for future opportunities. Find out which film festivals are best suited for you and your film, and once accepted, how to hold your own and take advantage of each film festival experience.

Topics include:

  • Researching Festivals
  • Strategizing Your Applications
  • Budgeting for Submission Fees
  • Preparing Your Submission
  • Being Accepted/Rejected
  • Attending Festivals

Capacity: 15 students | Duration: 2 hrs

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! This workshop will offer invaluable knowledge from a working artist in a discussion setting.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require registration in advance. By registering you verify you have read and agree to our Workshops Policies.

*If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Summer 2018
A Tue 5/29 6:30pm - 8:30pm Dan Schoenbrun​