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Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) 2014

The Call for Entries for the 2014 Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) has recently been announced and the Festival is now seeking features, documentaries, short films, and animation for its 40th annual edition.

One of the largest and most highly attended film festivals in the United States, with 250 feature/documentary films and 150 short films SIFF has an audience of over 155,000 annually, and is consistently cited as one of the best “audience festivals” in the world.

This year, in addition to our Golden Space Needle Audience Awards, SIFF is proud to offer $8,000 in cash prizes in five juried categories.

  • $2,500 New Directors Competition (International 1st and 2nd time directors)
  • $2,500 Documentary Competition
  • $1,000 Short Film: Live Action
  • $1,000 Short Film: Animation
  • $1,000 Short Film: Documentary

These internationally juried awards are given for excellence in filmmaking, form and content. Additional prizes of goods and services will also be awarded.

Seattle International Film Festival 2014 is scheduled for 15 May – 8 June, 2014.

Entry Fees for SIFF 2014

Entry fees start from $35 and vary depending on the date of submission and the film duration.