Thursday, February 16, 2017

Hispanic International Film Festival of NJ

Hispanic International Film Festival 
of New Jersey in Union City

Seeking Entries for 2017

(Union City, NJ)  The City of Union City will host the Hispanic International Film Festival of New Jersey on June 2nd & 3rd, 2017.

Submissions are being accepted in all categories. (NO pornography please.)  Accepting both short and feature films.  Those interested may submit their film in DVD format, along with a cover letter, synopsis, film credits, awards if any, and contact information to:

Commissioner Lucio P. Fernandez
Department of Public Affairs
3715 Palisade Avenue
Union City, NJ 07087

Attn: Film Entry 

Please include in the cover letter that the entry is being submitted by the property owner or licensee, and giving the City of Union City the right to publicly screen the film as part of the Hispanic International Film Festival of New Jersey.

Please note, DVD's will not be returned.  

Entry deadline is Monday, May 22, 2017 (no exception). 

No fee.  No Application form required.  Foreign language films accepted. This is a juried festival.  Please include if this is a "World Premiere", "USA Premiere", "New Jersey Premiere", or "Union City Premiere".  All entries will be considered. Finalists will be notified via e-mail.  Please write on DVD cover: contact person, email, and genre.


  1. Hello. Is there a way I can send my film with a link instead of in DVD format? Thank you!

  2. Hi Memo. I just sent you a message on messenger. Thank you for your interest in our festival. Best regards.

  3. Hello Lucio,

    I have the same question as Memo.

    Thank you.