2017 Decked Out Cinema


Whether you are an aspiring filmmaker or a veteran pro, you have the chance to have your film screened at What The Festival’s Decked Out Cinema.

Each night, What The Festival attendees will be able to journey into the forest and lie under the stars to experience a beautiful outdoor cinema, where short films are showcased from all over the world.  Below is s few criteria to submit your film.
Acceptance of your film does not grant you a ticket to the event.
Thank you and good luck!


  • Your film must be 45 min or under
  • No horror films
  • All films must be submitted through Festhome (click on the button above)
  • Must be in English or have English subtitles


  • Contest Opens:  March 30th
  • Contest Closes:  April 26th
  • Films Announced: May 24th