The open call for film submissions to the 33rd annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival runs December 1st 2023 through July 15, 2024. HSDFF accepts submissions of non-fiction films of all forms, lengths, subject matters, and genres. Visit FilmFreeway for more information on rules & terms, fees, categories, deadlines and more.

The 2024 festival takes place October 18-26, 2024 in Hot Springs National Park, AR.

Submission Deadlines

Submissions Open - December 1, 2023
Early Bird Deadline - February 1, 2024
Regular Deadline - May 1, 2024
Late Deadline - June 15, 2024
Extended Deadline - July 15, 2024

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