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What Will They Think of Next Film Fest
Late
Aug 20, 2022
$30
$25
Final Deadline
Sep 1, 2022
$40
$30
Winners Notified:
Oct 9, 2022
Introducing the What Will They Think of Next Film Festival! A festival that promotes creative and original ideas and celebrates the passion of filmmaking and storytelling!

Share your passions, outside the box ideas, show off the latest cinematography technique or S/FX, and really make the audience think, "Wow, what WILL they think of next?"

Accepting films and screenplays of all lengths and genres!

We cherish story telling and feel that script writing is an unsung art. Writing provides limitless opportunities bounded only by your imagination. We are excited to read scripts from any Genre, and look forward to being transported into your brilliantly crafted world of words.

We're proudly sponsored by the premier screenwriting software in the industry, Final Draft! The Best Screenplay award winner will receive a license for Final Draft! ($250 Value)

Finally, give us your best shot! The Mendes Award is up for grabs with our One-Shot Film competition. Remember, there is only one shot to rule them all!

This is your time to flex your mind gears, and get cooking on something special.

Submitting your work with What will They Think of Next, will allow you to share your passion with fellow like minded filmmakers, and go head-head for coveted awards and bragging rights. Our top prize, eligible for all categories (Other than Screenplay) , The "Master Visionary" Trophy, will be awarded to the most unique, thought provoking, and entertaining film of the festival. Other awards include gift cards, swag, and gear!

Let the fun begin! Lights, Camera, and Action!
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Culture & Diversity Film Festival
Extended Deadline
Oct 9, 2022
$50
$45
Final Deadline
Dec 21, 2022
$60
$55
Winners Notified:
Dec 31, 2022
Welcome to the fifth annual Culture & Diversity Film Festival! We celebrate the many colors of our lives and our world by screening a variety of films from around the globe. We honor the filmmakers with awards and prizes, and host parties and gatherings for filmmakers and the local community.

Our venue is the historic Raleigh Studios in Hollywood, CA. In view of possible health concerns given the ongoing pandemic, we may screen online or have a hybrid online/theatrical festival as we did last year. See our website for updates.

We accept shorts, features and music videos, and we have a special discount for California filmmakers with submission fees as low as $15. We look forward to watching your film!
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Zed Fest Film Festival & Screenplay Competition 2022
Extended Final Deadline
Nov 12, 2022
Final Deadline
Dec 7, 2022
Winners Notified:
Dec 30, 2022
Zed Fest Film Festival & Screenplay Competition was founded to encourage and support independent low and big budget, filmmakers, who work in the horror, suspense, science fiction, drama,action, adventure, and art house genres.

INTRODUCING THE MARY PICKFORD AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE FILM ARTS
This Award is to Highlight Women in The Film Arts. We call it "The Zed Fest Mary Pickford Award" In honor the Great Mary Pickford Silent Film Pioneer.

"WE HOPE TO DISCOVER THE CULT MOVIES OF THE FUTURE."

Zed Fest Film Festival 2021 Prizes:
Over $5000 in Cash & Prizes will be Divided among winners

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL GENRES:
Horror
Suspense
Science Fiction
Supernatural
Arthouse
Action/Adventure
Fantasy
Documentary
Music Videos
Super 8
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Oil Valley Film Festival
Final Deadline
Aug 15, 2022
$40
$30
Late Deadline
Aug 15, 2022
$40
$30
Winners Notified:
Sep 16, 2022
Since 2016, the Oil Valley Film Festival's mission is to bring the voices and films of new and established filmmakers to the heart of Venango County, an area underrepresented in the world of film. Located in Oil City, Pennsylvania, and nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains, attending the Oil Valley Film Festival will grant you the experience of watching engaging cinema within an intimate community with a rich history.

All selected films will compete for various prizes and/or accolades. You can read more about the festival here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_Valley_Film_Festival.
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Global Nonviolent Film Festival
Final Deadline
Aug 30, 2022
$95
$65
Winners Notified:
Oct 10, 2022
Global Nonviolent Film Festival is the most important and renowned nonviolent film festival in the world.

All the films that are selected at the Festival, are guaranteed a distribution contract proposal from Globalcinema.online!

Globalcinema.online is a pay-per-view streaming channel for films that do not contain gratuitous violence. The channel is available worldwide at www.globalcinema.online. (If you do not wish to submit your film to the Festival but are only interested in distribution, you may submit it in the category FILM DISTRIBUTION - find more info in that category).

The Festival offers the best virtual platform to showcase your films, documentaries and music videos to distributors, media executives, your contacts and the general public, while competing for awards and recognition.

The Festival accepts films and music videos in almost evert genre as long as they do not showcase extreme/graphic violence such as gratuitous killings and shootings, brutal fight scenes, slash and horror.

▪ All the films, documentaries, shorts and music videos that are selected will be showcased during the 11-day event on the Festival's Streaming Channel at: www.globalnonviolentfilmfestival.com.

▪ Each selected film is introduced - with commentary and trailer - in the Daily Video Presentations provided throughout the 11-day event. The Video Presentations remain available on the Festival's streaming channel after the event ends in order to provide long-term promotion to the participating films.

▪ DARIA! magazine is a media partner and it features interviews and articles about all the selected films and filmmakers in its annual issue. The magazine is available on-line and it is read by industry professionals and the general public since 2005: www.dariamagazine.com.

▪ The Festival has been recognized by the IMDB and all the awards handed each year are listed and linked to the respective films’ and filmmakers’ profiles.

The films submitted must be available in English language or in their original language with English subtitles.

Submissions categories:

▪ Feature Live Action Film (40 minutes or more)
▪ Feature Animation Film (40 minutes or more)
▪ Feature Documentary (40 minutes or more)
▪ Feature Docudrama (40 minutes or more)
▪ Short Live Action Film (max. 39 minutes)
▪ Short Documentary (max. 39 minutes)
▪ Short Animation Film (max. 39 minutes)
▪ Short Docudrama (max. 39 minutes)
▪ Video Music (max. 10 minutes: if longer, it must be submitted in one of the feature or short categories that best applies to the content of the video-film)

AWARDS

The awards are decided by the Jury.

▪ Awards are given in every category for “Best CATEGORY NAME”, “Best Actor/Actress”, “Best Director”, “Best Cinematography”, “Best Screenplay”, “Best Music”, "Best Editing", and more.

Special Awards may be given at the discretion of the Festival's Organizers, such as:

▪ Honorary Award
It recognizes the ongoing work and career contributions of an individual within the entertainment, business and/or humanitarian fields.

▪ Lifetime Achievement Award
It recognizes a performer who, during his/her lifetime, has made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of the performing arts.

PRIZES

▪ DISTRIBUTION CONTRACT:
All films selected at the Festival receive a distribution contract proposal from Global Cinema Online - a unique pay-per-view streaming channel for nonviolent films: www.globalcinema.online. The revenue is split 60/40 (60% goes to the filmmaker).

▪ LAURELS:
Each selected film receives the “Official Selection” Laurel. Each awarded film receives its Award Laurel.

▪ AWARD CERTIFICATE:
Each awarded film receives an Official Award Certificate (in color) that is signed by the Festival’s Director, and provided by e-mail to the recipient in high resolution for printing purposes.

▪ VIDEO PRESENTATION (DAILY):
Each selected film is introduced - with commentary and trailer - in the Daily Video Presentations provided throughout the 11-day event. The Video Presentations remain available on the Festival's Streaming Channel after the event ends in order to provide long-term promotion to the participating films.

▪ VIDEO PRESENTATION (AWARDS):
Each awarded film is announced in a video presentation - film’s trailer is included - that becomes available on the Festival’s Streaming Channel on the Monday after the closing. The Awards Presentation Video remains available on the channel indefinitely for long-term promotion of the awarded films. The Video is also available for download for the use of the filmmakers.

▪ MAGAZINE ARTICLE:
DARIA! magazine is a partner and it features interviews and articles about all the selected films and filmmakers in its annual issue. The magazine is available on-line and it is read by industry professionals and the general public since 2005: www.dariamagazine.com.

▪ IMDB AWARD LISTING:
The awards are listed and linked to the respective profiles.
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Screamfest Horror Film Festival
Final Deadline
Aug 15, 2022
$62-82
Extended Deadline
Aug 15, 2022
$62-82
Winners Notified:
Oct 20, 2022
22nd annual Screamfest Horror Film Festival takes place Oct. 2022 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood.

Moviemaker named us 25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee and 30 Bloody Best Genre Fests In The World.

The festival accepts genre(horror, thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy) features and short films from around the world.

Screamfest is best known for discovery Paranormal Activity.
Waterford International Film Festival
Final Deadline
Aug 14, 2022
$27
Winners Notified:
Nov 27, 2022
The Waterford International Film Festival is Waterford’s premiere film festival that showcases the works of national & international filmmakers & artists.
Seeking Short Films, Short Scripts & Photograph's

In 2022 the festival will be celebrating its 16th Annual event! This year the festival will be a blend of Cinema & Online Screenings.

Cinema Screenings will take place in the Odeon Cinema in Waterford City.

The Waterford Film Festival was the 1st festival in the Republic of Ireland to hold an annual short screenplay competition supporting and acknowledging the work of short screenplay writers.

The festival also runs a movie-themed Photography Competition to support and encourage new and emerging talent in the areas of photography and art.

The festival strives to promote talent from all over the world and to bring a wide variety of projects for our audience of cinema lovers to enjoy.
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The South Carolina Underground Film Festival
Normal
Aug 31, 2022
$45
$40
Final Deadline
Sep 30, 2022
$55
$45
Winners Notified:
Nov 6, 2022
The South Carolina Underground Film Festival celebrates all genres of independent film in one festival. Taking place in beautiful Columbia, South Carolina, SCUFF is truly an international film festival as we are seeking films from all over the globe. The SCUFF will be two packed days of indie films where fans and filmmakers can meet and mingle and celebrate obscure and independent film.

Besides promoting and showcasing the best in truly independent cinema from all around the globe, the SCUFF also promotes local filmmaking in SC. We will shine a special spotlight on SC produced films and filmmakers. Filmmakers will have an opportunity to have their works screened for a captive audience while competing for awards in many categories.

From the novice to the professional, from the student to the experimental filmmaker, SCUFF is seeking all type of films that may not be able to find an audience in more mainstream film festivals.

Drama, comedy, horror, sci-fi, action, animation, music videos, fake trailers, puppet shows, claymation, documentary, LGBT, and so on. If you can create it, we want to see it. The more obscure the better!

Do you have to ask yourself if your film is too much for our festival? If so then we definitely want to see it! Does your film push social boundaries? Would Sundance or any mainstream festival laugh at you thinking you had a chance to get into their festival? Then we want your movie!

Q&A’s will follow screening with visiting filmmakers and actors. The festival will end on the second night with a big awards ceremony as we give out the SCUFF awards! Follow us on Facebook and we continue to make announcements until the festival arrives! Good luck and we can’t wait to see what you made!

The SCUFF wants to promote and nurture independent films and filmmakers. We want to expose to the world a whole new segment of cinema that they would never see anywhere else. Because of this our film festival is FREE to the public! We hope this will bring out lots of people to all the screenings and create a fun and festive environment for not only the attendees but also visiting filmmakers.

Awards & Prizes

SCUFFY Awards will be given out in many categories. Our new SCUFFY awards were designed and sculpted by special effects artist Tony Rosen who is most famous for creating the Annabelle doll used in the films "The Conjuring" and "Annabelle". We also give our winners our famous miners helmets too! Official Sponsor Final Draft scriptwriting software will present software to the winners of the best unproduced screenplay categories. Unproduced screenplay categories will also receive free listings on InkTip. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.

Trophies and awards will be given for:

Best Feature
Best Short
Best Produced Screenplay (short and feature)
Best Unproduced Screenplay (short and feature)
Best SC Feature Film
Best SC Short Film
Best SC Filmmaker
Audience Choice Award
Jury Award
Runner up Unproduced Screenplay (short and feature)
Best Foreign Film

Many more awards and prizes will be added later so check back often!
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Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival
Extended
Aug 15, 2022
$50
$45
Final Deadline
Sep 15, 2022
$55
$50
Winners Notified:
Nov 12, 2022
The Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival's mission is to celebrate the independent motion picture and literary arts by providing a platform for filmmakers and writers to have their work awarded and recognized. The Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Festival offer more than just a handful of award possibilities. We pride ourselves in providing a wide variety of award opportunities between our various screenwriting and film categories.
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Los Angeles Crime and Horror Film Festival
Final Deadline
Sep 17, 2022
$89
$89
Winners Notified:
Oct 1, 2022
Festival and screenplay contest celebrating the best of indie crime and horror.

Scripts in the crime and horror sub-genres juggle genre-awareness, often times in order to subvert the expected, with natural talent and a unique voice. We aim to spotlight the voices of tomorrow's classics.

Industry contacts who will receive winning projects include:
ZERO GRAVITY
BLOOD LIST / BRILLSTEIN
THINK TANK
TXL FILMS
... and more.

Top award winners will also receive 4 months of free listings on InkTip!
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Queens World Film Festival
Final Deadline
Aug 8, 2022
$65
$60
Winners Notified:
Nov 5, 2022
The 12th Annual Queens World returns to the Museum of the Moving Image and Kaufman Astoria Studios with our signature thematic curation which groups films together for specific cinematic effect. Each block is given a provocative name and hosted by a festival supporter ready to lead a Q&A. The festival will award cash prizes to the 'Best Of' in each category and three filmmakers will receive a 4-month InkTip Pro Membership for the quality of their screenplay. Queens World holds three pre-festival events to help filmmakers take advantage of their festival experience.
Queens World kick off party (October 1)
Queens World Presser (October 17)
Queens World Trailer Party (October 22)

We are looking for films that are well crafted.
We like a challenge.
We want to see something we haven’t seen before.
We do a Q&A after every screening!
We do a Q&A after every screening!
Sometimes, we have to repeat ourselves.
We love a film that takes a risk.
We do not like bloopers or gag reels
We appreciate a Queens Premier.
We want to see what you see.
Bring it.

After you submit, please take a look at our Listening Tour. Everyone needs to be heard.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QL8bEWSHgS4&list=PLMXJCg8VPZvkIr907Rm7FODF24rCkAjET

Please stay focused on what you are passionate about.
Be well and we will see you in Queens.
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Under the Stars International Film Festival
August
Aug 10, 2022
$19
$10.5
October
Oct 14, 2022
$21
$11.5
December
Dec 18, 2022
$23
$12.5
Final Deadline
Jan 15, 2023
$24
$13
Winners Notified:
Mar 5, 2023
Under The Stars International Film Festival is an international event. We accept local, national and international films. Film industry specialists watch films and videos and give notes and scores. Once a year we screen selected work at the live event in Bari.
The 4th edition has started on March 2022 and will be end in January 2023.
Every category will be rewarded with trophy or golden plaque.
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Barnstorm Fest
Earlybird
Aug 19, 2022
$40
$35
Official
Sep 30, 2022
$55
$40
Extended
Nov 18, 2022
$70
$65
Final Deadline
Dec 16, 2022
$80
$75
Winners Notified:
Jan 8, 2023
Barnstorm Fest is not just a screenplay competition, its goal is to help you develop your script for production. Every script receives feedback from an industry professional as soon as two weeks from submission. Finalists receive a one-on-one consultation with a feature film producer, a consolation with Coverfly's Writer Development Team, as well as heaps of other rewards. The GRAND JURY PRIZE winner receives $2500!

At Barnstorm, we pride ourselves on helping our finalists and participants long after the festival is complete. We continue to work with and advise our participants on how to get their script made for as long as it takes. Barnstorm's ultimate goal is the preservation of independent film through the nurturing of independent voices.

FINALIST PACKAGE
Three finalists from each category will be able to pitch their projects directly to executives from Discovery Studios, Sony Pictures Entertainment Television, New Line Cinema, Warner Brothers, Relativity Television, CBS, all via iPitch.

Every finalist also receives a one-on-one consultation with a producer from Barnstorm Media who can advise you on how to get your film or television show made, or, better yet, how to make it yourself.

One finalist from each category will receive an InkTip prize package. Each prize package includes an InkTip script listing and an InkTip magazine listing that will promote your script to InkTip's large network of producers and reps.

One finalist from each category will receive a consultation with Coverfly's Writer Development team!

All finalists receive a prize package from Script Mailer, who will email your script to over 400 of the industry's top agents, including agents at ICM, CAA and WME.

All finalists will have have their screenplays pitched to the network of producers at Unsolicited Scripts.

GRAND JURY PRIZE
One script, regardless of category, will receive the Grand Jury Prize package. The package includes all prizes offered to finalists, as well as $2500.
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Big Apple Film Festival
Regular Deadline
Aug 9, 2022
$75
$65
Extended Deadline
Aug 29, 2022
$80
$70
Late Deadline
Sep 18, 2022
$85
$75
Final Deadline
Oct 7, 2022
$90
$80
Winners Notified:
Oct 21, 2022
2022 Big Apple Film Festival and Screenplay Competition(Fall Edition). Visit BigAppleFilmFestival.com or Film Freeway to enter a film or screenplay.
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Silicon Beach Film Festival
Final Deadline
Sep 6, 2022
$35-40
EXTENDED
Sep 6, 2022
$35-40
Winners Notified:
Sep 16, 2022
Silicon Beach Film Festival Hollywood held in Los Angeles brings together technology and the film industry. Be a part of the Silicon Beach Film festival and get your film noticed in one of the world's largest technology media areas (Silicon Beach Los Angeles).

The 2022 Silicon Beach Film Festival is scheduled for September 9 -15th at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood, CA.

Submissions are Open for shorts and feature narratives and documentaries, as well as screenplays. music videos, and even experimental films.
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Peachtree Village International Film Festival
Final Deadline
Sep 2, 2022
$50.00
$40.00
Late Deadline
Sep 2, 2022
$50.00
$40.00
Winners Notified:
Sep 5, 2022
PVIFF is hosted by Gipp. Museums, Inc. PVIFF attracts 3,000+ people each year from around the world. PVIFF was created in 2006 under the previous name (Sweet Auburn International Film Festival) and have served as the launching pad for many successful filmmakers and other artists alike in the film & entertainment industry. This dynamic international film festival showcases feature length films, shorts, music videos, documentaries, and screenplays from around the globe. PVIFF also feature celebrity attractions, innovative workshops, panels, parties, and much more. PVIFF is one of the most celebrated film events through dynamic programming and a dedication to helping filmmakers excel in their careers. PVIFF's brand is entrenched in the old saying "It Takes A Village."
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SILVER STATE FILM FESTIVAL
REGULAR
Aug 12, 2022
$35-40
LATE
Oct 1, 2022
$35-40
Final Deadline
Oct 23, 2022
$35-40
EXTENDED
Oct 23, 2022
$35-40
Winners Notified:
Oct 30, 2022
The Silver State Film Festival will be held at Century Orleans 18 and XD October 27-31, 2022, at The Orleans Hotel and Casino The festival facilitates the screenings of independent films from around the world in Fabulous Las Vegas.

Century Orleans 18 and XD Screenings
October 28-31, 2022

Opening Night Party
October 27, 2022

Orleans Hotel and Casino
Century Orleans 18 and XD

Silver State Film Festival is an independent film festival held in Las Vegas Nevada every year. The Festival prides itself as a venue for independent filmmakers from around the world. The festival originators are proud to bring independent films and filmmakers from around the world to the Silver State of Nevada.
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Hamilton Film Festival and Film Market
Final Deadline
Aug 17, 2022
$45
$25
Winners Notified:
Sep 30, 2022
LOOK UP!

17 years at the Hamilton Film Festival and we've hit the TOP 100 best reviewed festivals status a few times on FilmFreeway!

The industry is watching, filmmakers are looking our way, and we aim to deliver!

Look Up! The theme of the festival this year is Sci-Fi.
It's a broad genre and we can't wait to see what you've come up with!
Look to the skies, look to the screens...just Look Up!

You are welcome to submit movies and scripts that are outside of this theme as we always host programs of comedy, drama, genre, and documentaries. We accept short, mid-length, feature, episodic / series, and screenplays.

NO MORE LATE FEES...AGAIN!
ONE TIER, ALL YEAR, is GOLD!

We did it last year and we're doing it again! There will be NO inflated fees based on when you submit. Fees will be the same from open to close.

GOLD members on FilmFreeway will be able to take advantage of our additional Gold Member discounts. Following us on social media is beneficial as throughout the year we post limited time / quantity discount codes that will offer a 17% discount off submission fees.

The 17th Annual Hamilton Film Festival continues to be one of Canada’s most important film festivals for Canadian and International films as it has an industry development component, and a market. Hosted in a city with a booming film scene, it has become a go-to destination to live and work for several people in the film and television industry with year-round opportunities to network, engage, pitch and participate. Distributors, festivals and industry professionals actively look to the Hamilton Film Festival for content, connections and top-notch engagement.

Included in your submission fee is the option to become a delegate at our networking and meet-up events, at no extra charge. So even if you film is not accepted, you can still participate and take advantage of the networking and industry development that HFF has to offer!

Also new this year, The Hamilton Film Festival will have a school of media arts inside the Ancaster Memorial Arts Centre where will will host classes, camps, workshops and panel discussions year round. We will also utilize this learning space during the festival!

HFF Guests have included Academy Award® winner Colin Chilvers, DB Sweeney (Fire In The Sky) Michael Pare (Eddie and the Cruisers), Tony Rosato (SCTV), Marc Blucas (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Catherine Dyer (Stranger Things) Robert Miano (Donny Brasco), Alex Elena (Drummer for Bruce Dickinson) Jason MacDonald (Vampire Diaries) Frank D’Angelo (Red Maple Leaf), Fred Fuchs (Godfather III Executive Producer, Milton's Secret) Art Hindle (Black Christmas), Doug McGrath (Goin’ Down the Road), Lynne Griffin (Curtains), Julian Richings (Superman: Man of Steel), TJ McGibbon (The Umbrella Academy), Craig Davidson (Author / Rust and Bone) Kirsten Bodenstedt (COO and Co-Owner of Peregrine Labs) Academy Award® winner Colin Doncaster, Bob Munro (The Expanse), Sean Sullivan (Wayne’s World, Back to the Future III) Lisa Langlois (Class of 1984), Danial Baldwin, Matthew Willson (Exec. Producer) and many, many more! Filmmakers and producers have attended from England, Italy, Germany, Austria, France, Cyprus, Australia, the USA, and all across Canada.
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10th DELHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL-2022, 3-9 DECEMBER,2022, NEW DELHI, INDIA
ALL FILMS
Aug 31, 2022
$55
$28
$83
ALL FILMS
Aug 31, 2022
$55
$28
$83
ALL FILMS
Aug 31, 2022
$55
$28
$83
ALL FILMS
Aug 31, 2022
$55
$28
$83
Final Deadline
Sep 5, 2022
$55
$28
$83
Winners Notified:
Sep 5, 2022
DELHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (DIFF)

BRINGING COUNTRIES AND CINEMA CLOSER…

10th DELHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL-2022is being organized from 3-9 DECEMBER,2022, at AMBEDKAR INTERNATIONAL CENTER, JANPATH, NEW DELHI, as a Seven day event, in association with GOVT. OF NAGALAND, NDMC, INFORMATION & BROADCASTING MINISTRY and GOVERNMENT OF DELHI. THE CULTURE AND TOURISM MINISTRIES, FILM BANDHU, UTTAR PRADESH are our Associate Partners.

The festival is approved by the INFORMATION & BROADCASTING MINISTRY and works as a composite body to promote INDIAN CINEMA, CULTURE AND TOURISM in INDIA and ABROAD.

DIFF has now grown into a global platform joining hands to collaborate with a multitude of film festivals in many countries or offering support to a host of upcoming festivals across the world. DIFF aims at understanding the science, art and emotion behind cinema, reaching it out to the audiences far and wide and promoting Indian Cinema, Art and Culture. The Festival offers premier showcase opportunity for talented film makers and artists, celebrates AVANTE GARDE CINEMA, felicitates masters and achievers from all walks of life and brings countries closer by building bridges to enable cross cultural exchanges, social understanding and creative idealization.

10th DELHI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, 2022 will be held from the 3-9 December, 2022 at the AMBEDKAR INTERNATIONAL CENTER, NEW DELHI.

9th DIFF 2021 is going to showcase 193 films from more than 58 countries and about 100 works of art displayed at the Art Show. Film Personalities, Artists, Diplomats, Political dignitaries and audiences close to 5000, will witness the spectacular Opening Ceremony, Closing & Awards Event and savor the vast variety of films screened during the festival.

With the focus on African Cinema , DIFF will screen some very interesting films.

Information & Broadcasting Ministry and NDMC offered invaluable support and association for this edition of DIFF as in the earlier editions. Jharkhand, Assam, UP-Film Bandhu, Uttrakhand became the State and Tourism Partner and ARGENTINA AND SENEGAL are the Country Partners this year.
Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Early Deadline
Sep 12, 2022
$45
$35
Regular Deadline
Dec 12, 2022
$60
$50
Late Deadline
Jan 9, 2023
$80
$65
Final Deadline
Jan 30, 2023
$100
$90
Winners Notified:
Apr 29, 2023
RANKED AGAIN IN 2022 AS ONE OF THE TOP 50 FILM FESTIVALS WORTH THE SUBMISSION FEE BY MOVIEMAKER MAGAZINE AND ONE OF THE TOP REVIEWED ON FilmFreeway, JDIFF is known for its networking opportunities, best communication, quaint location, great programming, friendly staff & volunteers, inquisitive audience, multiple screening opportunities, workshops, panels, amazing events and parties and so much more! JDIFF is ALL about the independent filmmaker and is truly geared for the best experience!

Dubuque, Iowa, located right alongside the Mississippi River, is a perfect place to host the festival. As quoted in Filmmaker Magazine "The festival is smartly situated downtown, with an assortment of handsome venues all within walking distance" from the Festival Headquarters, located in the grand HOTEL JULIEN, the same hotel where Al Capone used to hide out from the Chicago Feds.

The majority of events and venues are located on Main Street in downtown Dubuque, allowing Filmmakers, Attendees, and Special Guests to attend numerous screenings and events all within walking distance. We offer opportunities for radio, print, and social media promotion, full shuttle service, homestay program, and much more. We take care of our filmmakers and guests.

Our final nominees are judged by our Jury members of Film professionals, such as Directors, Producers, Critics, Directors of Photography, etc, and choose the final winner of each category.

JDIFF acknowledges emerging filmmakers from around the world and is committed to bringing world-class entertainment to the heart of the midwest
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