Altar Magazine is seeking film submissions for an all day girls’ and women’s film event in New York City at the Pioneer Theater this Spring. We seek to show films that highlight girls’ and women’s experiences and politics. The film must be directed or co-directed by a woman. We will consider productions in the follow categories: feature length (60 mins or longer), narrative, documentary, student films, and short films (59 mins or shorter).

There is no entry fee. We accept submissions from filmmakers around the world. To have your film considered, please completely fill out and sign the Submission Form (below). A separate form is required for each film submitted.

Send to

Altar Magazine
Attn: Film Submissions
955 Metropolitan Ave
Suite 4R
Brooklyn, NY 11211


Entrant/Production Company:
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State or Province:
Postal Code:
Work Phone:
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Title of Film/Video:
Running Time:
Year Completed:

Also include

  • One copy of DVD (preferred) or VHS (in NTSC format only) of the film for the selection committee
  • Full Film/Video Synopsis
  • A 50-word description of the film or video (for promotional purposes)
  • Director(s) biography (and photograph if you like)
  • Stills from the film (high resolution electronic files are acceptable)
  • Press kit and/or electronic press kit (with posters if available).

NOTE: There is no limit to the number of entries. However, a separate submission form is required for each.


EXHIBITION FORMATS: BetaSP (either 4:3 or 16:9) or 35mm

DEADLINE: March 1st (must arrive by March 1st)

RETURN OF YOUR MATERIALS: We do not return submission materials unless a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope (SASE) is provided by the entrant.

RECEIPT CONFIRMATION: Due to the high volume of submissions we cannot confirm receipt of submission materials by phone or email. If you would like confirmation that we received your submission, please include a Self Addressed Stamped Postcard with your film title on it and we will send this upon receipt, or entrants can send submissions with a traceable form of shipping (Fed Ex, UPS etc.)

If you have any questions, please contact