August 26, 2019 is coming sooner than you think!  That’s the date to start entering your short films or short screenplays for the 2020 festivals on

We can’t wait to see your creativity.  

You have time to complete your new, 2-20 page screenplay for students and adults. Films and screenplays must be completed since January 1, 2019.

Students (Middle & High School): You have until May 31, 2020 to submit your film or screenplay.

Copa Shorts Student Film Fest is scheduled for September 12, 2020. Location: TBA

College, community and professionals: Your submission deadline is July 31, 2020.

2020 Copa Shorts Film Fest will be held at Maricopa City Hall for two days on November 7-8, 2020.