All filmmakers or script writers that submit to the Courage Film Festival must agree to the following conditions:

  • All films must include English subtitles if they are not in English.
  • All films must be submitted to the correct category: Short films under 25 minutes, feature films more than 25 minutes.
  • The festival reserves the right to check all material is suitable for screening and holds the right to reject material deemed unsuitable without issuing a refund. The judges and screening committee’s decisions are final.
  • If you withdraw your film or script from the festival we reserve the right to not issue a refund.
  • You agree to allow the Courage Film Festival to use the materials submitted and relevant press information for promotion and other media activities if the film is selected to be screened.
  • Unfortunately, the Courage Film Festival does not pay screening fees.
  • Filmmakers and scriptwriters are solely responsible and accountable for obtaining the correct permission to use any materials they do not already own the rights to, including but not limited to, music, logos, trademarks and all intellectual property rights. The Courage Film Festival will not be held responsible for failure to do so.