The Plaza Classic Film Festival is accepting film submissions for their Local Flavor film series.

Local Flavor is the region’s largest showcase of independently made feature, animated, documentary, short and other films from both sides of the border.

Film criteria accepted: Any type of film is being accepted including features, shorts, documentaries, animated, music videos, and even experimental movies may be submitted for the curated, non-competitive series.

More than 50 area projects were shown at last year’s Plaza Classic Film Festival and even more are expected to be submitted this year.

The deadline for entering is June 12, 2015.

Projects must have been completed after January 1, 2013 and no works-in-progress will be accepted.

There’s no fee to participate or to submit a film. Complete guidelines and submission forms are available at, or go to and click the submissions tab.

The Plaza Classic Film Festival, which is the world’s largest classic film festival returns Aug. 6-16, 2015 to downtown El Paso.