BERKELEY, CA (April 15, 2010) – Telluride Film Festival (September 3-6, 2010), presented by National Film Preserve, Ltd. announces its call for entries in all categories including student, short and feature length films.

Submission period begins April 15, 2010. No early entries will be accepted. The 2010 Film Entry Submission Form is available for download at http://www.telluridefilmfestival.org.

Shorts and student film submissions must be received no later than 5:00 pm, July 1, 2010. Feature film submissions must be received no later than 5:00 pm, July 15, 2010. All submissions must have been completed after July 15, 2009 and no works in progress will be accepted. Feature-length films (60 minutes or longer) will only be considered if they are to have their first North American screening at Telluride Film Festival. Final program determinations will be made by August 1, 2010.

Professional and amateur filmmakers working in all aesthetic disciplines and genres including narrative, documentary, animation and experimental are welcome.