2019 Submissions

Just For Laughs invites you to submit your ideas to ComedyPRO, as part of the 37th edition of the Just For Laughs Festival, from July 10-28, 2019, in Montreal, Canada

PITCH AT YOUR OWN RISK: THE AMERICAN HIGH FILM EDITION 2019
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JUNE 28, 2019

JFL ComedyPRO has teamed up with production studio, American High, to search for the next timeless comedy film. Influenced by movies like Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Sixteen Candles and The Breakfast Club, Jeremy Garelick (American High founder) bought a school in Syracuse, NY, with the goal to make more movies like the ones that inspired him as a teen. With three accomplished producers, Michael Schade, Ryan Bennett, and Will Phelps, American High has already shot five indie comedies. This is your chance! SUBMISSION BUTTON BELOW!

JUST FOR LAUGHS EAT MY SHORTS 2019
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2019

We are searching for the funniest short films from around the world to showcase at Just For Laughs Eat My Shorts, during this year’s festival in Montreal. The top films will be screened at JFL ComedyPRO from July 24 and 27, 2019, then voted on by a jury of programming experts, selected by Just For Laughs. The best three will be announced at the screening! SUBMISSION BUTTON BELOW!

You have questions? E-mail us at films@hahaha.com

STAND UP & PITCH 2019: THE COMEDY CONTENT SEARCH
PLEASE NOTE: THE DEADLINE HAS PASSED FOR 2019. PLEASE CHECK BACK IN 2020. 

Just For Laughs, CBC Comedy, Project 10 Productions, and Tubefilter invite you – the comics, writers, creators and producers on the cutting edge of comedy – to present your short and long-form series ideas for a chance to present to a panel of industry experts in an open-pitch forum at Just For Laughs ComedyPRO from July 24-27, 2019. SUBMISSION BUTTONS BELOW!

You have questions? E-mail us at jflcomedypropitch@gmail.com

A big thank you to all of our industry PARTNERS!