san diego underground viii // heavy light
2023 may 17-21

submissions 2022


Currently we are funded solely off of submission fees and operated by volunteers, so any donation would help! If you are interested in contributing, please view your options below!

San Diego Underground Arts is a California Nonprofit Corporation.
Your donation is tax deductible. San Diego Underground Arts Tax ID #81-1425641.

Checks are payable to:
San Diego Underground Arts
5225 Marigot Place
San Diego, CA 92124

If you would like to make an individual donation, please use the "Donate" button below. You can make a general donation to support our year-round operations or direct your donation to a specific program. No amount is too small and all contributions are tax-deductable! To show our gratitude, we will proudly display your name on the Friends page of our website and in the program of the event you choose to support.

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We are looking for volunteers for our film festival! Whether you have 5 hours or 5 days to give, love the arts or are just curious, San Diego Underground welcomes you! If you're interested or have questions, please reach out to In your email, please tell us a little about yourself and send a resume if you have one! In exchange for your time, we offer a festival pass for you and a friend.

Basic Requirements
    • Must be 18 years old (no maximum age requirement)
    • Punctual and responsible
    • A positive and friendly demeanor
    • Ability and willingness to follow directions
    • Transportation to the venue
    • Able to attend orientation/screening which takes place during the week prior to the festival