Cinema Life

A film festival collective for the modern filmmaker.

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About Us

Cinema Life operates an expanding collective of film festivals hyper-focused on the independent filmmaker, valuing creative expression through film and writing above all else. 

Communication

Your film is as important to us as it is to you. Speak with a real person whenever you have a question.

Curation

We thoughtfully curate selections to make sure your film is always in good company.

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Cultivation

We never stop learning. Table reads, panels, and Q&A’s are seamlessly woven into our infrastructure.

Community

Organic opportunities to meet and network with fellow filmmakers, throughout the entire festival season.

our newest release

Film Festival
Submitters
Guide

Cinema Life Film Festivals created this guide to help filmmakers and screenwriters prepare and improve their submissions to film festivals. It’s 64 pages packed full of information from start to finish like how to choose what festivals to submit to, how to spot festival scams, Judging criteria with sample judges notes, helpful tips to make your project more festival friendly and how to assemble your press/ media kit! 

Your purchase of the e-book also includes:

Media Kit Template

fully customizable in Canva ($15 value)

Discount Codes

30% off submissions to all seven Cinema Life film Festivals

Our Team

Caroline King
Aaron Nedrick
Blake Bolden

SCRIPT Coverage X

Cinema Life

Your work will be analyzed by a Cinema Life filmmaker who has produced award-winning films, has extensive writing experience, and also understands the independent method of filmmaking.

Want to become a 

Paid Judge?

50 Pages or more

$125 – 10 Business days turnaround

Under 50 Pages

$75- 10 Business Days Turnaround

Genre Match

WE’ll Make sure you’re matched with a filmmaker who loves your genre

Fee Waiver

Limited time offer to submit your script for free to any one of our film festivals

regular Events

Film Pitch ATL

Film Pitch ATL is the Atlanta film industry’s best networking event!

Come watch our selected filmmakers pitch their upcoming projects to our panel of experts!

Panelists offer their feedback after each pitch and there is an audience Q&A after so you can ask these professionals your questions about the industry.

If you have a finished project and you would like to pitch at our next event, apply for free at the link below.

Film Pitch ATL happens the last wednesday of every month!

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