Call For Submissions

The 2015 MCAP SHORT Shorts Call for Submissions is now closed.

Please check back December 2015 for our 2016 announcements.

The MCAP SHORT Shorts Competition is a celebration of excellence in Canadian Short Filmmaking. It provides emerging and established filmmakers support and exposure of their 15 minute or less film through  the hosting of a networking/awards event with judging by industry professionals, the screening of their film in a festival setting, and the opportunity to win cash and product prizes.

2015 Awards & Prizes:

Best Canadian Short Film
Runner-Up Canadian Short Film
Special Jury Prize – Best Waterloo Region Short Film
NEW!  Best Canadian Music Video

Deadlines and Entry Fees:

REGULAR DEADLINE: Saturday, June 27, 2015
Fee: $15.00

LATE DEADLINE: Thursday, July 15, 2015
Fee: $20.00

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Saturday, August 1, 2015
Fee: $25.00

Please note: GRFF does not consider films that were complete prior to January 1, 2014. Projects must originate from Canada.

GRFF proudly accepts entries via, the world’s best online submissions platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, Vimeo and YouTube integration, and more.