We look for films of all shapes and sizes that are innovative, inspirational and capture the independent spirit of the world's greatest storytellers and filmmakers. 

We accept Features, Shorts, Documentaries, Music Videos, Animations, Experimental films, and VR/AR/Immersive Storytelling Forms from emerging artists and students to established professionals. The Sheridan WYO Film Festival is committed to the celebration of independent film in all its forms and bringing it to wider audiences.

Awards & Prizes

Filmmakers whose Films are selected for screening at the Sheridan WYO FIlm Festival may receive an invitation for a trip to Sheridan, Wyoming to participate in the 2018 Sheridan WYO Film Festival. Filmmakers who are invited will receive prizes up to and including VIP access to the Festival, travel & lodging expenses, access to film screenings at the festival, VIP access to nightly parties, and treated like the filmmaker royalty that you are.

Additional or alternate prizes will be announced in the months leading up to the festival.

Rules & Terms

Filmmakers must have the rights to their films, and through submitting thereby grant the Sheridan WYO Film Festival the right to screen their film. All films must be in English or subtitled in English.

Digital submissions only. We don't accept physical submissions. All films must be viewable as online screeners.

All entries will be pre-screened for eligibility by curators and selection committee, however, not all entries will be programmed. The festival will not pay an exhibition fee for any accepted entries initially submitted through our general Call for Entries. 

Films must be submitted with English subtitles if the dialogue is in a language other than English. Films must have been completed after January 2015. 

For more information please email: justin@sheridanwyofilmfest.org

The Sheridan WYO Film Festival takes submissions via FilmFreeway.



Sheridan WYO Film Festival proudly accepts entries via FilmFreeway.com.  FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, unlimited video storage, digital press kits, and more. Click to submit with FilmFreeway.