Call for Artists – Journal of Short Film (DVD)

The Journal of Short Film is seeking submissions for future issues.

About The Journal of Short Film:

• a quarterly DVD journal containing 60-90 minutes of independent short film per volume

• peer-reviewed by filmmakers and film scholars

• inclusive of all genres of film, video, animation, and new media work

• sold at a low cost—$10/vol., $36/subscription both domestically and internationally

• non-corporate and ad-free

• open and free submission process

Submit films of less than 20 minutes to:

The Journal of Short Film

Film Studies Program

150 Hagerty Hall

1775 College Road

Columbus, OH 43210, USA

The Submission must contain your:



Postal Address

Email address

Telephone Number

If you need your work returned, please include an addressed postage paid envelope.

All submissions are carefully considered. It may take up to 2 months after the deadline to respond. Please, do not submit films via email.

Acceptable submission formats:

DVDs are preferred, though VHS tapes will be accepted on a need basis.

DVDs must be Region 1, NTSC. Please, no PAL tapes or discs.

Rights and Clearances

The filmmaker maintains the rights to the film. The publishing right granted to the JSF is a non-exclusive, one-time serial right.

Films must have ALL clearances available in writing. Copies may be requested later.


DEADLINE: Submissions for Volume 28 are due 07/14/2012