CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Early Bird Deadline: April 10, 2015
Late Deadline: June 5, 2015
Eligibility: The Urbanworld Film Festival celebrates and honors filmmakers winning across the following categories: Best Narrative Feature (U.S. Cinema), Best Narrative Feature (World Cinema), Best Documentary Feature, Best Narrative Short, and Best Screenplay.
The director of the film must consider himself/herself African American, African, Latino, or Asian. If the director is none of the above, the film must feature African Americans, Africans, Latinos or Asians in prominent roles or have an African American, Latino or Asian screenwriter.
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Since its inception, Hollywood studios, indie film distributors, and established and emerging filmmakers have consistently chosen Urbanworld to premiere box office and award-winning hits. Urbanworld has been supported over the years by Founding Sponsor HBO and Presenting Sponsor BET Networks.