Make a short film, no longer than seven minutes, and submit by 30 June 2022

 to enter the 2022 Altona Beach Film Festival

For 2022 all films submitted must relate to this year's theme of "VISION

A selection of the most interesting, and most entertaining entries will be shown at our special 2022 Film Festival exhibition, held in Hobsons Bay, Melbourne, Australia.

All entrants will receive public acknowledgement



* Check the Festival Rules for a complete explanation of conditions and requirements.  This includes information on awards and prizes ($2,300 in prize money will be awarded in 2022).


* Pay an entry fee to cover processing costs.


Entry fee to be paid: 
Adult: $30 
Pre-teen: $10 (director, writer, or camera operator 13 years old or younger) 
Teen: $20 (director, writer, or camera operator 14 to 21 years of age) 



* Provide a few details including your film's title, names of people involved in your film, a very brief description, where your film was made and where it has been exhibited.


* Submit your film via FilmFreeway or by mail on usb, mp4 format or via YouTube.

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We would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land where we work and live. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We celebrate the stories, culture and traditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders of all communities who also work and live on this land.


At Altona Beach Film Festival, we are fully inclusive of all walks of life. We believe in equal opportunity and do not discriminate against any applicant or persons because of race, colour, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression.