Driftless Film Festival

The Driftless Film Festival features a highly selective and well curated selection of independent features, shorts, and documentaries. Entries will be open for the 2023 Festival until August 31, 2023. Entry fees and deadlines are as follows:

Each Official Selection will receive digital laurels. Each Nominee and Winner will receive additional digital laurels and a certificate and a trophy (cash prizes noted below.)

– Best Feature Film – $500
– Best Short Film – $250
– Best Wisconsin Filmmaker/Project – $250
– Audience Favorite – $250

Entry fee for all submissions is $25. All selections will be made by mid September, and notifications will be sent shortly after that. You can submit your project on our Film Freeway page (link below).

We look forward to viewing your films!