2020 Submissions Open!


North Bend Film Festival accepts submissions exclusively via FilmFreeway. Because we want to save the earth, we accept online digital screeners only.


Due to complications with COVID-19, the North Bend Film Festival is officially moved to Oct 1-4, 2020. Check out our new submission deadlines below!


For those interested in submitting room scale VR experiences, please reach out to




The festival directors make all festival programming decisions. If accepted, we will notify filmmakers by email no later than September 3, 2020. Make sure to let us know if you will be attending the fest in order to leave time for Q&A’s.


Cost of shipping exhibition prints to the festival is the responsibility of the entrant, however we will also accept downloadable screener files. The festival cannot accept responsibility for damage or loss of materials while in transit.