Submit a Film

Seeking filmmaker submissions!

We Are Accepting Films Until
July 15, 2018!

We proudly accept entries via FilmFreeway.com, the world's best online submission platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, unlimited video storage, digital press kits, and more.

The 2018 NDF will be September 14-16. The NDF presents world-class documentaries in an intimate scale in Newburyport, MA. Programming includes screenings, filmmaker receptions, Q&A panels, after-parties and workshops. Our audience loves to interact with filmmakers. Filmmakers traveling to MA receive two nights lodging for NDF.

Awards & Prizes

We recognize Best Feature, Best Short, Best New England Film, First Time Filmmaker and the Audience Award. See our awards from last year.