2017 NALIP Official Selection

Entries are now open for the 2017 NALIP OFFICIAL SELECTION!


The NALIP Official Selection is a unique showcase of short form content by NALIP members. Together, these works feature a variety of subjects, voices and viewpoints that attest to the rich and talented diversity of the NALIP community. A winner from the selection will be announced at the Opening Night Launch Screening of the NALIP Media Summit (June 22-25, 2017) on June 24th, 2017!

Submission Guidelines:

  • Only short narrative films (under 20 minutes), short documentaries (under 20 minutes), TV pilot (under 25 minutes) and digital webisode (under 10 minutes) will be considered for evaluation

  • If your project is already on Youtube, Vimeo, your website, etc. please provide the link so our judges may view the film. Links MUST be private or encrypted password. Public links will be disqualified.

  • Your film MUST NOT have premiered or screened in Los Angeles, by time of submission and through June 2017

  • Your project MUST have been made within the last TWO years (after January 2015).

  • There are NO submission fees.  You may submit as many films as you like.

  • MUST Submit link to project via NALIP website (access here), fill out application form and Media Release Form (Access both here)

  • All genres are welcome

  • Show us your best work!

  • The deadline of submissions is Friday April 7, 2017

  • Submit link via the NALIP Submit Your Work link and email submission to [email protected]

For online submissions, go to http://www.nalip.org/submit_your_work. You must also submit application form and release form via email. To access application form and release form, click here!

Please include in your submission: your name, contact information (email and cell phone), the title of the short media project, genre, synopsis, and any other information you would like added in application form. Do not forget to include the link to your private video within your application form.

NOTE: Applications received after the deadline (Friday April 7, 2017) will not be considered. ALL APPLICATIONS E-MAILED TO US MUST BE saved as ONE (1) .PDF FILE. Selected projects will be notified by Friday May 12th, 2017.

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QUESTIONS? – Email [email protected] Contact NALIP at (310) 470-1061