Late Night

SeriesFest’s Late Night Competition is defined as live action or animated programs featuring the strange, absurd, comedic, sketch, or “what the hell?”

Key Dates and Fees

  Early Bird
Dec 01, 2017
Feb 09, 2018
Feb 23, 2018
WAB Extended
Mar 02, 2018
Basic $35 $40 $60 $70
WAB $30 $35 $55 $65
Student $15 $20 $30 $35
Fees are paid through the Withoutabox submission process.

Entry Materials

Produced Pilot

Submitted via Withoutabox's Secure Online Screener system. In order to qualify, the submitted project must be either scripted or improvisational fiction. Submissions should not exceed 30 minutes of total runtime and can be given in episodes of any length and completed production no earlier than December. Pilots selected do not need to retain any sort of premiere status, and are allowed to have screened at up to two other festivals before SeriesFest. 

Completed and Signed Application Form

To be completed within Withoutabox’s submission process.

Entry Fee

See fee schedule above for details.

Series Bible

Emailed to

Press Kit Material

Any available press kit material. 

Please note, entry materials will not be returned. Submit at withoutabox

Need more info?

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Pilots are in competition for jury and audience awards, along with cash prizes.

Submit at withoutabox


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Season 3 Winners  
Late Night



Season 3 Judges

Dan  Schoenbrun


Kelly Sears

Assistant Professor of Film, University of Colorado Boulder

Cameron Tang

Manager of Development, Adult Swim