Filmmakers, Submit Your Video Projects

Amazon Studios’ open door isn’t just for screenwriters. Filmmakers are invited to submit 2-15 min. length videos that offer a compelling concept for a theatrical feature film.

You can submit your project publicly or privately. There is a 45-day option and evaluation period. Creators of projects added to the Development Slate receive a $10,000 payment.

Learn more or start a new project here.

Hey Filmmakers! Amazon Studios Wants to See Your Shorts

Amazon Studios’ open door for creators has now opened even wider. Filmmakers are invited to submit short “concept videos” that present a compelling idea for a theatrical feature film.

These short films – 2-15 minutes in length – will be evaluated by the Amazon Studios development staff and considered for option. The process works like script submission: You can submit publicly or privately. There is a 45-day option and evaluation period. Creators of projects added to the Development Slate receive a $10,000 payment.

So what is Amazon Studios looking for? These should be videos that express an idea that’s begging to be seen on the big-screen, in full-length, full-budget form. These could be bold, imaginative worlds, original premises, or unique perspectives.

A great concept video doesn’t need to lay out the entire feature film in all three acts, but serve as a solid foundation to build on.

See the full Amazon Studios Movie Development Slate.

P.S. Seeking distribution for your short film? Amazon Studios is not a distribution channel – better options to consider include Createspace and Withoutabox.