SUBMISSION DETAILS
Types of Content Accepted
  • Narrative/episodic/serialized content of any genre, style, and type: comedy, drama, thriller, scripted, unscripted, documentary, social media, influencer, short form,"half-hour", "hour-long", radio, podcast, reality, talk show, game show, animation, kids, gaming, VR, mobile, etc.

  • Short films under 15 minutes in length may be submitted in the minisodic category.

  • Projects can be in any stage of development: pitch, script, in-production, post-production, or completed.

  • Your project can have any number of episodes. Projects with a produced runtime of 14-minutes or less per episode will be considered "short form" and placed in the minisodic category. Individual episodes cannot be greater than 70 minutes in length.

Types of Content Not Accepted

Feature films

Submission Deadline

May 31, 2020

Submission Fee

$59/submission or $19/mth (see details below)

HOW TO SUBMIT

IF YOU ARE ALREADY A STORIEROAD MEMBER, CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR PROJECTS

Catalyst has two submission paths. Choose the pathway that is best for you based on what you want to achieve with your projects:

(1) The Storieroad Institute. Includes festival submission, Creator VIP festival badge, plus consideration for pitch meetings, development meetings, jobs board access and more. 

(2) The Festival Only ($59/project). Includes only the festival submission.

Storieroad
Festival Only

Festival project submission

Festival awards consideration

​Festival networking events

Festival Creator Badge

Marketplace pitch meeting*

Network notes development meeting*

Storieroad Institute events

Career mentorship sign-ups

Private Storieroad online group

Jobs board access

PATHWAY 1
STORIEROAD INSTITUTE, MEETINGS & FESTIVAL

Register for Storieroad if your goal is to participate in: 

  • festival screenings & awards

  • network notes development meetings (if selected)

  • marketplace pitch meetings (if selected)

  • networking events

  • Storieroad institute events

  • mentorship signups

  • jobs board access

Storieroad also includes:

  • 1 festival project submission fee

  • 1 Creator VIP festival badge

 

Scholarship discounts are available.

Email office@catalystories.com to request an application.

$19/mth

was $29

$195/yr

$299

PATHWAY 2
FESTIVAL CONSIDERATION ONLY

$59/submission

If you are only interested in festival screenings and awards, and do not want to participate in the Storieroad meetings and events, then you can submit your project via Film Freeway before May 31st.

Please note: to be fair to all content creators, we do not offer fee waivers. All projects must go through the submission and selection process.

Catalyst

Content

Festival

Contact us:

office@catalystories.com

(218) 208-0140

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1

Duluth, MN 55801

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