Call for Submissions! Docs In Progress Community Stories Film Festival (March 10-12, 2023)

Presented by Docs In Progress at Docs In Progress, Silver Spring MD

Nov 01 - Dec 19, 2022

Call for Submissions! Docs In Progress Community Stories Film Festival (March 10-12, 2023)

Call for Submissions! The deadline to submit your documentary is December 19th, 2022

Submit your documentary! The deadline for submission is December 19th!


COMMUNITY STORIES FILM FESTIVAL is a FREE three-day event featuring filmmakers from DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.

Since 2010, our annual Community Stories Film Festival has provided a way to highlight the stories of people, places, and events from our local community, across the DMV, and by our local filmmakers. Films come from established artists as well as participants in Docs' filmmaking classes. We believe in the power of documentary films to bring communities

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Submit your short or feature documentary through FilmFreeWay.

Contact: 301-789-2797


  • Dec 9, 2022 - All Day (Fri)
  • Dec 10, 2022 - All Day (Sat)
  • Dec 11, 2022 - All Day (Sun)
  • Dec 12, 2022 - All Day (Mon)
  • Dec 13, 2022 - All Day (Tue)
  • Dec 14, 2022 - All Day (Wed)
  • Dec 15, 2022 - All Day (Thu)
  • Dec 16, 2022 - All Day (Fri)
  • Dec 17, 2022 - All Day (Sat)
  • Dec 18, 2022 - All Day (Sun)
  • Dec 19, 2022 - All Day (Mon)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Docs In Progress

8560 Second Avenue, Suite 113, Silver Spring, MD 20910


Our entrance is on Apple Ave. around the corner from Alexander House.

The Cameron Street garage is open 24/7 and requires payment between 7 am - 7 pm on weekdays ($1 per hour for the first four hours and 65 cents per hour for each additional hour). Parking in the garage is free on weekends, federal holidays, and after 7 pm on weekdays. You must remember your space number and pay at one of the pay stations with cash, credit card, or the ParkMobile or MobileNow apps.

You can also sometimes find nearby metered street parking as well. While street spaces are usually free after 6 pm, they do require payment during the daytime Mondays-Saturdays and most are limited to one or two hours. Meters accept coins or the Parkmobile and MobileNow apps.

Do NOT park (or even stand) in any spots marked for police only.

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