About Us

The Top Dog Film Festival was launched in 2017 to showcase the incredible bond between dogs and their people through independent films. Touring annually the Top Dog Film Festival screens over 2 hours of the most inspirational, heartwarming and entertaining films related to dogs and their human companions from independent filmmakers around the globe.

Including a carefully curated selection of films of varying lengths and styles covering topics relevant to dogs and dog lovers.

We are currently seeking films for our 2021 tour. To find out more information about submitting your film CLICK HERE

To bring the Top Dog Film Festival to your community get in touch HERE

New Zealand
United Kingdom

Submit Your Film

We are looking for a broad selection of films to fill a 2 hour program. We are searching for one longer film (30mins to 40mins) and a number of short films (30 minutes and shorter) to make up our program.


We prefer to receive submissions electronically via Film Freeway.





If you prefer to submit your film a different way please CONTACT US.