Film Submissions

Frozen River Film Festival is Minnesota's only festival focusing solely on the art of documentary films. We welcome filmmakers near and far to submit both short and feature-length films. Themes of the films should fall into one or more of four categories:

  • Global Culture
  • Human Interest
  • Environment
  • Adventure

2020 Submissions are now open


We are a FilmFreeway Gold Festival.

  • Early Bird - April 30th, 2019
  • Regular - August 9th, 2019
  • Late - September 6th, 2019
  • Extended - September 30th, 2019

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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the
Minnesota State Arts Board and the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, thanks to a
legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
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Carl & Verna Schmidt Foundation