A fairly comprehensive list of LA area festivals with upcoming deadlines, fees and notification dates (as of August 2015) as well as a few upcoming Oscar-Qualifiers. This is a list of festivals for shorts only and doesn’t include every single festival. Feel free to use this as a template and create your own list.
Excel file: LAFilmFestivals-05 (clicking on the link will automatically download it).
PDF file: LAFilmFestivals-05.pdf (clicking on it will automatically open it).