All Are Welcome

All ethnicities and races, all genders, all sexual orientations, all religions, all countries of origin, all languages, all abilities, and all ages.

The Trail Running Film Festival is committed to being active collaborators working towards an equitable future where everyone is celebrated on trails and within our broader culture.

Upcoming Opportunities


Film submissions for our 2024 tour opening in September '23.

The Trail Running Film Festival proudly accepts entries on FilmFreeway, the world's #1 way to enter film festivals and creative contests.

Important deadlines:

  • Film submissions opens: September 06, 2023
  • Film submission deadline: December 10, 2023
  • Selection announcement: January 10, 2024

Submit on FilmFreeway


Film grant applications opening July 1, 2023. Read the announcement.

Important deadlines:

  • Closed for 2023
  • Grant application opens: July 1, 2023
  • Grant submission deadline: August 31, 2023
  • Grants awarded: September 15, 2023

All dates are subject to change.

Creator Newsletter


​ Contact executive director:
Mathias Eichler

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