top of page
Screen Shot 2021-04-04 at 10.58.57

Exclusively for Directors, Producers and Writers!

Submissions now open for you to submit your
independent movie, short film, web series or trailer
for broadcast on the NEW
Independent Movie Channel
on Roku and Amazon Fire TV!

Desktop--Roku 2.png
Screen Shot 2022-03-20 at 1.48.29 PM.png
Amazon Fire TV.png
Screen Shot 2022-03-20 at 1.49.48 PM.png

Let your movie be seen on TV by your fans, family and friends
around the world!

This is a FREE opportunity!  
You don't pay us, we don't pay you.  This is just a free opportunity to help filmmakers get more exposure.
Sponsored by Hang On To The Dream Foundation

Submission Tips & Guidelines:

- Submissions must be HD, broadcast-quality

- Submissions must be shot in landscape (horizontal) mode. 

No vertically shot videos will be accepted. 

- Your submission should be as family-friendly as possible, "R" rated at the most. 

No nudity! No excessive use of "major" 4-letter words

(you know what the "major" ones are) 

- Submissions can have a slate with your contact info at the beginning

and at the end with your name, your website address, your agent or managers name, their website address, and/or your social media handle. 

No phone numbers or email addresses are allowed on the slate!

If you plan on submitting your independent film to a film festival,
be sure to check the festival's submission requirements
before broadcasting your film on television (or anywhere).
Some festivals only accept film submissions that have never been shown or broadcast anywhere else prior to their festival. 

This form is ONLY for filmmakers
If you are a director, producer or writer, 
and you'd like to submit your movie or trailer for broadcast consideration,

just complete the form below! 

Independent Movie Channel 
Submission Form
This is a:
Type of film
Screen Shot 2021-04-05 at 2.05.11 PM.png
Based upon the ratings chart above, what rating is your movie or series:

What is your film about?

Do you own the rights to this production, or have legal permission from the owner and everyone associated with the making of this production, to submit this production for broadcast?

Link to Video

As a way for us to preview your submission, please provide a link for us to see your video submission (You Tube or Vimeo link only):

Has this film been featured in any film festivals?
Do you plan on entering this film in any film festivals in the future?
Are there any "4-letter" words in your submission?

If yes, which "4-letter" words?

Tell us a bit about yourself and about this production (i.e. some of your achievements as a filmmaker, any interesting "behind-the-scenes" stories about the making of this film, etc.)

How did you hear about this opportunity?

                                                                           TERMS OF USE

                                                         “Independent Movie Channel" Terms & Conditions

By clicking on the "Submit" button below, I confirm that I am 18 years of age or older, and that I am granting permission for my video to be played on the video platform “Independent Movie Channel” on broadcast television, streaming television, internet, etc.  I agree and confirm that the video that I am submitting for broadcast is an original work created by me and/or I have the legal right, or permission from the owner of this video, to enter into this agreement and make this submission.   I agree that I am submitting this video for broadcast with no expectation of remuneration or compensation of any kind in return, and that I will not be charged for this opportunity.   By submitting this video for broadcast, and by clicking on the "Submit" button below, I agree to permit my production, image, voice, creative concept, and all of the contents of this video, to be played on the air over television broadcast signals, as well as the internet stream, around the world.  I also understand that portions of my video may be used to promote my appearance on “Independent Movie Channel”.  I confirm that I am the owner of this video, or have the legal right to submit this video that I am submitting, and that Hang On To The Dream Foundation will not owe me, or anyone associated with this video, including, but not limited to, my other cast members, my film crew, my agent, my manager and/or my publisher, any form of compensation for broadcasting and/or promoting my video.  Further, it is understood that my video submission may be broadcast on televisions around the world and, therefore, may be seen by millions of people.  As a result of that fact, I understand that I need to exercise extreme caution if anyone contacts me with an interest in hiring me as a result of them seeing my video on television on Independent Movie Channel.  I understand that Independent Movie Channel, Hang On To The Dream Foundation, and any of its supporters, staff, directors, etc. are not responsible for any harm, personally or professionally, that may happen to me as a result of my video submission and its subsequent televised broadcast on Independent Movie Channel.  I understand that this is an "airplay for exposure" opportunity and that the submission of my video does not automatically guarantee inclusion or acceptance of my video for placement and/or broadcast on the channel. I also understand that I retain 100% ownership of my video at all times and can request my video to be removed from airplay for any reason at any time.  I understand this to be a free opportunity to help promote my skills and talents, and that Hang On To The Dream Foundation takes pride in selecting and broadcasting videos based, solely, on the merit and talent of the artist(s) submitting the video.  Thus, it is understood that all videos must meet certain professional broadcasting criteria and Hang On To The Dream Foundation, and the TV broadcasters, reserve the right to remove, or refuse to broadcast, any video for any reason at any time.  

I confirm my agreement with the Terms of Use by placing my electronic signature in the box below:

bottom of page