Submit Film


  • Payments must be made in Australian currency.
  • Submission fee is payable directly into the SSFF account

To enter your film in the Setting Sun Short Film Festival you must:

Be sure to read the Submission Guidelines process before you pay your registration fee. We recommend you enter your film and pay at the same time . If you do not receive your entry form, please check your junk mail folder. Information on judging can be found here.

Registration fees:  $40.00 for adults and $25 for secondary students. We do screen films made by primary school children but they are not part of the competition. Anyone entering a film for a primary student or primary school, please complete the secondary student form.

Your ENTRY FORM will be sent to you after payment has cleared.

All additional films may be entered at the cost of $25. Each film will need to be paid for and entered individually. Find links below.

If you have any problems with the submission process, please contact the office.

Adult Entrant    |    Secondary Student

If you have already entered a film and wish to add an extra film entry, please log in and use this link for adult entrants and this link for secondary students. You will need to return to this section to pay and enter each film individually.

Setting Sun Short Film Festival proudly accepts short film entries via – the world’s best online submission platform. Click to submit with FilmFreeway. 

Setting Sun Film Festival proudly accepts entries via, the world’s best online submission platform.



Feature Length Film Entrant 

The cost for entering a feature length film is $65. Read submission guidelines here.