Register Your Film Today!

Choose our pages FilmFreeway or Festhome to register!




Or, you can register by filling out the form below.

We are accepting all genres of film. Short films must be between 15 and 55 minutes in length, and full feature films must be between 60 and 120 minutes.

The award goes to the following categories:

  1. Best Actress
  2. Best Actor
  3. Best Director
  4. Best Producer
  5. Best Film / Picture
  6. Best Drama
  7. Best Documentary
  8. Best International Film
  9. Best Comedy
  10. Best Short Film
  11. Best Animated Feature
  12. Best Cinematography
  13. Best Action
  14. Best Horror
  15. Best Student Film
  16. Best Film of Germany (host country)

If you have any questions about submitting your film, please email us at Once you have filled out and submitted this registration form online, you will be redirected to the payment page. After your online registration and payment have been made, you must send a Blu-Ray format copy of your film, optionally along with a trailer in mp4 format, by mail to:

Universal Film Festival Inc.
PO Box 412222
Kansas City, MO 64141

Entry fee for all submissions is $50.00. Contact #: (816) 474-9988


    Production Cost:


    Run Time:

    Name of Film

    Production Location:

    Filming Location:

    Executive Producer/Director Name:

    Executive Producer/Director Bio:

    Leading Cast Members:

    Film Summary:

    Section 2 - Contact Information
    Contact Name:

    Phone No:


    Street Address:

    City, State, Zip:

    Alt Contact Name:

    Phone No:



    Foreign Address (if applicable):

    Passion Statement - Describe your passion for filmmaking:

    Section 3 - Film Format
    Is your film available in DCP, Blu-Ray format or HD ( only) such as Vimeo?
    If so, please include link here:

    Are you submitting a movie clip/preview (recommended 40-60 seconds)?
    If so, include the link here:


    Section 4 - Student section
    Is this a student film?
    If so, what is your graduation date?

    Are you the producer/director of this film?(Only producers/directors can apply)
    Name of School/University:

    School Identification Number:

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