Dragonfly Film Fest is dedicated to the art of documentaries & shorts. Social awareness, Advocacy, Diversity in film are celebrated here!
Dragonfly Film Fest is the sister to The Just Be Love Project dedicated to education, awareness, and inspiring action for social change.
Submissions for the 2018 season are now open on Film Freeway!
2017 Festival Winners
Dragonfly Film Fest is dedicated to the art of documentaries & shorts. Social awareness, Advocacy, Diversity in film are celebrated here! We are the sister company to The Just Be Love Project dedicated to education, awareness, and inspiring action for social change.
We had a fantastic FIRST year full of inspiration, education and conversation and we really look forward to year two.
We will be accepting ANY LENGTH DOCUMENTARIES on any topic, any focus, any style and all other genres 40 MINUTES OR LESS in our SHORTS category!
In September in the beautiful state of ARIZONA, we will host a live screening and hand out hand crafted awards by a local artist!
Another option our festival offers upon request is direct feedback from our judges. This was a big hit last year and will now become a tradition.
Program details will be based upon film selections. Keep checking back for updates!
Thank you for checking us out, and truly look forward to SEEING your films!
Rules & Terms
In order to be eligible for the festival, all submissions must adhere to the rules outlined here.
SHORTS must be NO longer than 40 minutes including credits, any genre.
DOCUMENTARIES can be any length.
We love films highlighting a social justice or human rights issues.
All experience levels may enter.
No torture scenes or pornographic material, Rated R or below only.
All entries must be submitted through FilmFreeway, no exceptions.
Films accepted into Dragonfly Film Fest must be able to deliver the full film file via a downloadable link or a zip drive within 3 days of notification or the accepted film will become disqualified.
Dragonfly Film Fest reserves the right to disqualify any entry for any reason at the full discretion of the event organizers and/or judges.
Any film selected for screening will qualify for one free pass to the assigned film block. Discounted tickets for remaining crew will be considered.
Any selected film makers present during the screening will be allowed and encouraged to participate in a Q&A during their film block.