Film Submission

Films for the next edition of the Filem’On festival can be submitted between November 14, 2022 and June 30, 2023.

Guidelines for the selection process

– All submitted films must be accessible for a young audience between 2 and 16 years old.
– Films in competition must be from May 2022 until June 2023.
– All submitted films must be available for the festival from 25.10 until 04.11.2023.
– All submitted films must have English subtitles.
– To take part in the competition, your film has to have its premiere in Belgium.
Exception – For competition categories such as Press Award and Belgian Short Film Award, a premiere in Brussels is enough.

Read more about our Rules & Terms on FilmFreeway.

Only valid for Belgian student films:
If, exceptionally, the film is finished later, an extended deadline waiver (valid until 15 August 2023) can be requested via