Cinema at the Edge Festival – Santa Monica, CA | Official Call for Entries!
AT THE EDGE FESTIVAL
Santa Monica, California – USA
April 5 to 8, 2018
6th Annual Cinema at the Edge Festival (CATE), celebrating independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice, or a challenge to what is expected and accepted in the medium. Previous years at CATE featured audience favorites from Sundance, SXSW and other major festivals, while maintaining a focus on world or regional premieres, challenging films that deserve a second look and showcasing local artists.
Jury and Audience awards will be given to outstanding films in each category. All selected filmmakers will benefit from networking opportunities, packed screenings and the festival’s signature pub crawl. CATE panels and juries have included executives at film distribution companies which have given filmmakers the opportunity to secure distribution.
December 15, 2017 – Regular Deadline
View submission details
MISSION AND OBJECTIVE
Housed at the Edgemar Center for the Arts, nestled in the Frank Gehry designed complex on bustling Main Street in the beach town of Santa Monica, California, the Cinema at the Edge Independent Film Festival presents films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice or a challenge to what is expected and accepted in the medium.
MORE ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Cinema at the Edge prides itself in giving all films screened at the festival equal opportunity to secure distribution. Many films that have screened at larger festivals have another chance at CATE to connect with audiences and to gain exposure and additional opportunities for global distribution.
Submit your feature, documentary, or short length film today!