Film Submissions

Submit your film for consideration for inclusion in the Grand River Film Festival 2021!

GRFF is seeking submissions for its 2021 festival, which will run May 5th to 8th. This year GRFF will be presenting a virtual festival, with films screened on a digital platform. Filmmakers from Waterloo Region and beyond are invited to submit their work. The next deadline for submissions is February 1, 2021.

Feature films are $20 to submit; short films are $10, students can submit shorts for $5. To see our guidelines, and to submit your work for consideration, visit

For more information, contact

If you film is selected for inclusion in the festival, we will contact you for further details.