2018 Call for Entries

The Call for Entries for the 2018 LDS Film Festival is now available on FilmFreeway.

The regular deadline for all entries is December 1, 2017, the late deadline January 2, 2018. The festival will take place February 26 through March 3, 2018. Several new categories have been added, including music video, animation, and web series.

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2017 Winners Announced

An informal award ceremony concluded another inspiring LDS Film Festival that offered a wide range of wonderful films and stories.

The winners, audience choice awards, and honorable mentions of the Short Film Competition, Family Films Competition, and 24-Hour Filmmaking Marathon were announced on Saturday night at the closing of the LDS Film Festival. The festival also awarded three Audience Choice Awards for Best Feature Film.

Click here for all results.

Coming Soon: 2018 Call for Entries

The Call for Entries for the 2018 LDS Film Festival will be available on this website in June 2017.

Regular deadlines for entries will likely be in November/December 2017. The festival dates for the 2018 LDS Film Festival will be announced in Apriland will most likely be in early March 2018. Make sure to sign up for our email-list to be regularly updated on news and events.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The LDS Film Festival offers multiple sponsorship opportunities that allow you to have a presence at the festival and reach filmmakers and audiences alike.

Over the last ten years, attendance has been steady, averaging 4000 to 7000 visitors each year. The LDS Film Festival is the premiere film festival for the Utah and LDS film community, bringing together key players in the regional film industry, including filmmakers, industry professionals, distributors, and investors.

Please contact us at feedback@ldsfilmfestival.org for more information. Your support is greatly appreciated.

2017 Festival Schedule

What began as a short film festival, is now a major event that premieres and showcases an impressive array of feature films, documentaries, special screenings, and short films.

The schedule for the 16th LDS Film Festival 2017 is now available. We are very excited about this year's festival program. An impressive lineup awaits you.

The LDS Film Festival strives to annually present a diverse spectrum of films that represent the status quo of current LDS filmmaking. The festival is independently organized and not affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Tickets for all events are available at 801-225-ARTS, online at scera.org or at the door. Click here for admissions information.

All events are open to the public and take place at the SCERA Center for the Arts in Orem, Utah (745 South State Street).