The Mardi Gras Film Festival is the number one queer film event south of the equator, and is currently looking for submissions. Queer themed features, shorts and docos, from anywhere in the world are encouraged to submit to the festival in September to November. The festival runs in late February, and feature films and documentaries selected for the Mardi Gras Film Festival are eligible for the Best Feature Audience Award and the Best Documentary Audience Award.
Submissions for the Mardi Gras Film Festival 2017 are now open.
Source: Queer Screen Submissions