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2014 Submission Guidelines

Entry Deadline

April 15, 2014

Entries must have been postmarked by the above date.

Festival Dates

October 23-26, 2014


  • The Mead Festival considers a range of non-narrative films and videos including feature length documentaries, hybrid works, shorts, experimental films, essay films, animation, and new media.
  • Productions must have been completed within the last three years.
  • Works in any language other than English must have English subtitles or English voiceover narration.
  • The Mead Festival does not accept resubmissions.

Please note that submissions will not be returned.

See the festival Guidelines for complete submission details.



  • All entrants will be notified in August 2014 via email.
  • Please do not call or write to check on your submission.

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