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Diversity Film Festival

Center For Visual Arts | 200 Davie Rd. Greensboro, NC  27401  |  English  PitchVine Ent., LLC. 

Submit your short films to The Diversity Film Festival and automatically qualify for a distribution agreement with GrindWorks Broadcast Media.


Submitted films will be screened on the GrindWorks Broadcasting AMAZON FIRE TV & AMAZON FIRE STICK . Submission will also screen live at The Center For Visual Arts in Greensboro, NC and on the GrindWorks website and social media platforms from Feb. 9th-16 for more visibility. 

The public will be allowed to vote on submissions as well. So, be sure to tell your friends to tune it@


We invite U.S., as well as, UK born producers and filmmakers to submit their films to its 1st Annual edition that will take place on February 9th, 2019 at The Center For Visual Arts in Greensboro, NC. The Diversity Film Festival will be hosted & screened online as well via the GrindWorks Broadcast Media website and Platforms. Submitted content will automatically be qualified for distribution agreements with GrindWorks Media. The Diversity Film Festival aims to create higher visibility, opportunities for filmmakers to make money from their films and to show the very best in independent cinema from the United States and around the United Kingdom and specializes in diversity among selections and screenings.


The Diversity Film Festival accepts short films (under 30 min) and web series. Projects of all lengths and genres are welcome. Diversity Film Festival is committed to showing the highest quality and most diverse content that the independent film industry has to offer.​

  • Narrative Short

  • Documentary Short

  • Animation Short

  • Horror (Feature & Short)

  • Web Series can be submitted here 


Submitting filmmakers MUST provide a link to files via YouTube or Vimeo for online screening and/or Dropbox or Google Drive Folder in order to be broadcasted and viewed on The GrindWorks Broadcasting AMAZON FIRE TV and AMAZON FIRE STICK platform from Feb. 9th-16th. Submitting filmmakers with be provided with 40 tickets each to the LIVE screening, at THE CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS in Greensboro, NC, of their submitted film to sell to the public with the filmmaker keeping 100% all proceeds from ticket sold.


Streaming from Feb. 9th-16th on: