Submit a Film

RiverRun’s 2017 call for entries is now closed. Please check back in July 2017 for details on submitting your work for RiverRun 2018!

If you are interested in submitting a film to RRIFF, there are several ways to submit.  Online submissions are accepted via as well as, where members receive a $5.00 discount on their entry fees, plus the advantages of extended deadlines and online press kit submissions.  You can also submit using RiverRun’s own application form, which is available below.  Our deadlines for the 2017 Festival are below so you can plan ahead. North Carolina students: there is no submission fee for NC students who can provide a valid student ID, but you must submit using the downloadable .pdf form below rather than through Film Freeway/Withoutabox.

Deadlines for Submissions:

Fees are waived for all North Carolina students with a photocopy/scan of a valid student ID.


Or, download the 2016 RiverRun Submission form


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