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If my film is not chosen, can you give me notes or feedback?
Unfortunately, no. Due to the volume of submissions we receive, we are unable to provide feedback or notes for unsuccess (…)
Why does my submission status column say “Disqualified” on FilmFreeway?
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How can I tell whether or not my submission is complete?
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What if my contact information or other details in my submission change before the festival?
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What is the process for the festival awards?
The annual imagineNATIVE Awards are adjudicated by an independent jury and each award is determined by jury consensus, w (…)
What happens if my work wins an award?
Along with the award, winners receive a sponsored cash prize. (…)
How do I get accessibility assistance in order to submit my work?
Please email us at submissions@imagineNATIVE.org and we will work with you to ensure you can submit to the imagineNATIVE (…)
Does my final work require subtitles or a closed caption file?
To ensure we are accessible, imagineNATIVE requires a closed captioning file. However, if a version of your film exists (…)
Do I qualify as an emerging artist?
imagineNATIVE considers an emerging filmmaker as someone of any age who has less than three years of practice and has co (…)
I am an imagineNATIVE volunteer. Can I still submit?
Yes. imagineNATIVE supports all Indigenous artists’ work, including those who give their time, insight and talent (…)