FilmOut San Diego

FilmOut San Diego
2358 University Avenue
San Diego, United States

2018, Finished
Thu 7th Jun to Sun 10th Jun

Festival Overview

San Diego's only LGBT Film Festival. The 2018 FilmOut San Diego LGBT Film Festival will be our 20th Anniversary! It will be held June 7-10, 2018 at The Observatory North Park.


Best Feature, Short, Documentary, Foreign, Director, Screenplay, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actor, Supporting Actress, Cinematography, Audience Awards & More!


Action Adaptation Adventure Advertising Animation Art-house Asian Black Black Comedy Bollywood Bollywood Comedy Crime Disaster Documentary Drama Educational Erotic Experimental Family Fantasy Foreign Language French Gangster Gay and Lesbian Ghost Historical Horror Independent Jewish Legal Martial Arts Medical Murder Mystery Music Video Musical Mystery National Natural History Noir Period Political Reality Religious Romance Science Fiction Short Silent Sport Spy Student Supernatural Teen Thriller Travel TV War Western Women

Apply via Film Freeway

Known festival contacts Contacts
Michael McQuiggan
Program Director
Jeff Howell
Senior Film Programmer
Recent Festival News News
3rd May 2015 FilmOut San Diego's 17th LGBT Film Festival
19th Dec 2013 FIlmOut San Diego


Open to the public


Submissions open to anyone with LGBT-themed films.


We use FilmFreeway as our primary submission method:

If you don't have access to FilmFreeway…please contact us. Please see submission details at

Exhibition Format: (2) DVDs or (2) Blu-Rays will need to be supplied (NTSC, Region 1 format).


Short film submissions are $10 and feature films are $20. All films must be LGBT-themed (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender). Your submission will be disqualified if there is no LGBT content.

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