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Sunset Film Festival Los Angeles
Opens for submissions:
Aug 3, 2017
Regular Deadline
Oct 31, 2017
$25
$25
$25
Late Deadline
Feb 28, 2018
$25
$25
$25
Extended Deadline
Apr 30, 2018
$25
$25
$25
Final Deadline
May 10, 2018
$25
$25
$25
Winners Notified:
May 20, 2018
With so few spots available at the bigger film festivals, independent filmmakers struggle to get noticed. After all the hard work of making a movie, there's nothing like seeing it on the big screen. Sunset Film Festival seeks hidden gems bigger fests often overlook. Sunset Film Festival programmers are looking for visionary filmmakers with fresh voices to share with an audience hungry for independent film.
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Changing Face International Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Aug 27, 2017
Last Minute Deadline
Oct 31, 2017
$20
$18
Winners Notified:
Nov 15, 2017
Changing Face International Film Festival is an online platform for filmmakers to show and promote their short films, and screenplays. CFIFF aims to encourage diverse content from diverse creators.
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ARFF International
Opens for submissions:
Sep 12, 2017
Final Deadline
Oct 31, 2017
$35
$45
Winners Notified:
Nov 1, 2017
Around International Film Festival // Official Awards ✈
Annual Independent event with 4 live screening for all genre creations. Every month, the international community awards the creations to serve ARFF Official Laurel and to participate on yearly ceremony.
It's also possible to submit separately on ARFF Amsterdam ✈
https://filmfreeway.com/festival/ARFFAmsterdam
ARFF Paris ✈
https://filmfreeway.com/festival/ARFFParis
ARFF Barcelona ✈
https://filmfreeway.com/festival/ARFFBarcelona
Utah Film Festival and Awards
Opens for submissions:
Mar 16, 2017
Regular Deadline
Oct 31, 2017
$30
$30
Late Deadline
Nov 30, 2017
$35
$35
End of Year Deadline
Dec 31, 2017
$40
$40
Final Deadline
Jan 31, 2018
$45
$45
Winners Notified:
Apr 7, 2018
The 2018 edition of the Utah Film Festival and Awards is taking MORE films than ever before and screening them more often throughout the week to get more eyeballs on YOUR film.

The 6 day festival is juried by reporters, distribution companies, literary agents, production companies and even Oscar winners such as Gerald Molen (Schindler's list, Rain Man, Tootsie). More than 300 films from the last two seasons picked up distribution because their film or script was seen by one of our jury members.

The screenplay competition works in partnerships with ScriptFest/The Great American Pitchfest which has been connecting screenwriters with producers and literary agents for 15 years. Winners for Best Screenplay will get a pass to ScriptFest/The Great American Pitchfest 2018 worth over $300.

The awards ceremony is a special, two-hour event which will take place at the Covey Center for the Arts in Provo, Utah. Submissions for the festival are at an all time high and will remain open until January 31, 2018.
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Artemis Women In Action Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Sep 26, 2017
Late
Oct 31, 2017
$80
$55
Extended
Nov 25, 2017
$90
$65
Final Deadline
Nov 25, 2017
$90
$65
Winners Notified:
Mar 25, 2018
The Artemis Women in Action Film Festival is the world’s only film festival focused exclusively on female action and empowerment heroes. Our 4th edition will occur in March 2018.

We celebrate powerful women taking action on the silver screen. From female action heroes and female film directors to female activists and the men who support them, we shine a spotlight on females in narrative and documentary films who are fearless, fierce and revolutionary. We believe that film has both the power to entertain and to awaken – to awaken people’s awareness of the dynamic and powerful roles of women in our society. We aim to kick ass and open minds.

In 2017, the festival honored Tom Cruise, Melissa McCarthy, Nichelle Nichols, Cynthia Rothrock, Gina Carano, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, and stunt performers Andy Armstrong, Jennifer Caputo, Tammie Baird and Luci Romberg. Many of them attended our red carpet gala. Our 2016 honoree Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, Spy, Ghostbusters) presented the 2017 edition. Most of them were in attendance.

Our filmmakers and honorees have gone on to wonderful achievements. Stuntwoman Maja Aro returned to the festival with her film Hoods, which won Best Short Drama. Director Howard J. Ford ("Never Let Go", winner of Best Director, Best Film, and Best Actress in 2016) will release Never Let Go on DVD this summer. 2016 Best Documentary winner, SMART directed by Justin Zimmerman, found distribution. 2016 Alum David Ennocenti will begin production in early 2018 on a feature.

The online blog Ms. In The Biz wrote several articles about the 2016 festival: http://msinthebiz.com/2016/05/03/warrior-women-artemis-women-in-action-film-festival/
http://msinthebiz.com/2016/05/02/unsung-heroines-get-a-voice-at-artemis/)

Artemis’ definition of "women in action" includes "women who take action"-- the activists, political leaders and everyday women who affect change in the world around them. In addition to films featuring a female lead or co-lead in a physically active role, submissions now include films where women are the agents of change in the world around.

We offer festival passes good for the entire weekend to filmmakers of all films selected to screen and all screenwriters selected as finalists. This pass includes admission to our red carpet gala which features female action stars and legends of the film industry, and access to all festival events, including our panels. Our 2017 edition included a stunt panel featuring our 2017 stunt honorees, panels on Warrior Women, Virtual Reality, and Film Finance, and a Q & A with the L.A. Sparks.

We present Artemis Awards for Audience Choice, Best Film, Best Director, Best Documentary, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Fight Scene, Best Action Sequence, Best Screenplay, as well as others. The top three winners of the Screenplay Competition receive an InkTip Script Listing so that producers and reps can find you. Producers have made more than 315 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip.

The festival takes place in the film capital of the world, Los Angeles, California.
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Cheap Cuts Documentary Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Oct 1, 2017
Final
Oct 31, 2017
$10
Regular
Oct 31, 2017
$6
Final Deadline
Oct 31, 2017
$10
Late
Nov 30, 2017
$8
Winners Notified:
Mar 31, 2018
Cheap Cuts Documentary Film Festival is the UK's ONLY short documentary film festival. Dedicated to showcasing the best of international and British documentary talent. The festival will return to the iconic Cinema Museum in London for 2018 from April 27th - 29th.

As always, we have a jury of judges made up of internationally renowned documentary filmmakers, who will be selecting the films we screen at the festival.

Each category winner will be awarded with an exclusive prize and those films chosen as finalists will screen in London to an audience of filmmakers and documentary enthusiasts.
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Grave Intentions Horror Anthology & Screenplay Contest
Opens for submissions:
Oct 11, 2017
Early Bird
Oct 31, 2017
$20
Regular
Dec 31, 2017
$35
Late
Jan 31, 2018
$45
Final Deadline
Feb 28, 2018
$50
Winners Notified:
Apr 15, 2018
** UP TO 10 WINNERS WILL GET $500 EACH! **

As filmmakers, we know that outside of the film festival circuit, most shorts will die a lonely death in the bowels of the interwebs. So to help amazing shorts get the audience they deserve, we’re creating "Grave Intentions: An Anthology of Chills, Thrills, and Kills."

And your film could be a part of it!

If your short would be at home on The Twilight Zone, Tales From the Crypt, The Outer Limits, or Creep Show, we want to see it. Basically, we’re looking for anything that broadly fits the horror genre, including suspense, thriller, fantasy, sci-fi, supernatural, etc.

Up to 10 films will win $500 each and be included in "Grave Intentions," a feature length anthology with a creepy hostess, which will be distributed worldwide.

In addition to the $500, we also plan to award the winning filmmakers bonuses at various profit milestones for the anthology.

So if you want the chance to win at least 500 bucks and have your film shared with audiences around the world, submit to us now!

BUT THAT’S NOT ALL!

Since we’re screenwriters as well, we know how tough it is to get recognition for short screenplays, so we’re also hosting a contest to find great short scripts in this same horror-ish genre.

The winning screenplay will get $500, with the potential for Death Cat Entertainment to produce the script into a short film for the next volume of "Grave Intentions."

So if you have a script that will make us turn on all the lights and check under the bed, submit now for the chance to win 500 smackers and the possibility of seeing your script come to life!

Finally, when “Grave Intentions” is released in October of 2018, we’ll celebrate with a live screening event in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina!

"Grave Intentions" will be produced by Death Cat Entertainment, LLC. This organization is funded in part by the South Carolina Arts Commission, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

More details at: http://www.GraveIntentionsAnthology.com
NEO International Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
May 3, 2017
Final Deadline
Nov 1, 2017
$70
$50
Winners Notified:
Dec 1, 2017
The Northeastern Ohio International Film Festival isn't like the other Film Festivals. Our judges aren't looking for big name actors or directors. We are truly an independent film festival and our judges rate and grade films on the merits of the films using an extensive proprietary grading system. Each judge will also provide notes and a short constructive critique of the film if requested.

The NEO International Film Festival 2017 is a three day long music and film festival held at The West Theater, 1017 Wooster Road West in Barberton, OH 44203. December 8th through the 10th. Screening schedule TBA.
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Women in Horror Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Oct 2, 2017
Super Earlybird Deadline
Nov 1, 2017
$20
$15
Earlybird Deadline
Feb 1, 2018
$30
$25
Regular Deadline
May 1, 2018
$40
$35
Late Deadline
Jul 7, 2018
$50
$45
Final Deadline
Aug 1, 2018
$60
$55
Winners Notified:
Sep 23, 2018
The Women in Horror Film Festival is a filmmaker and screenwriter focused festival dedicated to celebrating and showcasing women directors, writers, cinematographers, editors, production designers, composers, producers, and performers in horror, as well as the teams they work with.

All films entered are required to have 3 or greater of the following different specified creative roles fulfilled by women: (Producer(s), Director(s), Writer(s), Cinematographer(s), Composer, SFX Artist, Editor, Production Designer and/or lead talent). Any unproduced screenplay or TV pilot must be written by or co-written by a woman.
4th Annual Web Series Festival Global
Opens for submissions:
Aug 3, 2017
Early
Nov 5, 2017
$50
$50
Regular
Feb 5, 2018
$60
$60
Late
Apr 5, 2018
$65
$65
Final Deadline
Jul 30, 2018
$70
$70
Winners Notified:
Aug 3, 2018
CALL FOR ENTRIES!
4th Annual Web Series Festival Global
Helping creatives shape the future of TV

$5,000.00 in Awards - Celebrating Great Content
Submit your Pilot - Script - Web Series today!
www.WebSeriesFestivalGlobal.com

Every Web Series entry is:
• Considered for Grand Prize or Category Winner
• Receives a Digital subscription to Videomaker
• Considered for Distribution

Web Series Festival Global is an official IMDB Event http://www.imdb.com/event/ev0003670/
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YOU COULD BE THE NEXT AWARD WINNER!
In the heart of Hollywood, Web Series Festival Global is prestigious festival started in 2015 to Celebrate Great Content and offers global content creators opportunities to advance their careers through awards, distribution and recognition. Web Series Festival Global is an online festival for the community of content creators that create Web Series, Web Series Pilots and Web Series Scripts. The festival accepts entries in all genres and formats.
Web Series Festival Global is now accepting entries for the 4th Annual Web Series Festival Global. The judges are Industry leaders actively looking for the next break out hit show, this could be you. Winners will be announced on August 08, 2018. Further details can be found at www.webseriesfestivalglobal.com
For a grand event like this, sponsors play an important role. They are the people and companies who provide the opportunities for content creators around the world. The sponsors for the 4th Annual Web Series Festival Global include Ink Tip, iPitch.tv, Luck Films, Renderyard Films, LaughMD and iActing Studios.
Accolades
"It is a real honor to be awarded best Fantasy!!! In the name of all our cast and crew, THANK YOU! We saw the other winner, and there are some truly great series, congratulations! Thank you!!!" - Rose of Dolls

"Hello on behalf of the whole production crew myself and Yameen...we would like to express our gratefulness for recognition and acknowledgement for Best Cooking Show!" - Cedra Walton

"From everyone at Skiptown Productions... THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts for this award. The biggest prize was just being accepted and considered and I’m entirely grateful for the experience. – V. Carubia
Deadlines
Early $50.00 11/5/17, Regular $60.00 2/5/18, Late $65.00 3/5/18, Final $70.00 7/30/18, Notification 8/4/18 www.WebSeriesFestivalGlobal.com @WebSeriesGlobal
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Web Series Festival Global
Opens for submissions:
Oct 15, 2017
Early
Nov 5, 2017
$50
$50
Regular
Feb 5, 2018
$60
$60
Late
Apr 5, 2018
$65
$65
Final Deadline
Jul 30, 2018
$70
$70
Winners Notified:
Aug 8, 2018
Web Series Festival Global - Helping Creatives Shape the Future of TV
by Celebrating Great Content
From Hollywood - The Home Of The Entertainment Industry
An Online Web Series Festival
For A Global Community Of Content Creators
Submit your Pilot - Script - Web Series today!

Every Web Series entry
• Considered for Grand Prize or Category Winner $5000.00 in Awards
• Receives a Digital subscription to Videomaker Magazine
• Is considered for Distribution


Last Year Bad News Pairs, a script, won Grand Prize. You could be the next Award Winner! Submit today. www.WebSeriesFestivalGlobal.com

Genres include but are not limited to:
• Drama
• Comedy
• Action
• SyFy
• Documentary
• LGBT
• Script
• Animation
• E/I
• Horror
www.WebSeriesFestivalGlobal.com
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Queens World Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Aug 17, 2017
Late Deadline
Nov 6, 2017
$37
$32
Extended Deadline
Dec 10, 2017
$45
$40
Final Deadline
Dec 10, 2017
$45
$40
Winners Notified:
Mar 25, 2018
Queens World Film Festival discovers exciting and innovative films from around the world and around the corner and shares them with an extremely supportive, loyal and enthusiastic audience.

Located in the most diverse community on the planet boasting 165 nationalities, we are interested in maverick filmmakers of any sex, orientation, ethnicity, country or region. We have an audience for your film here in the 'World's Borough".

For us, the festival is all about heart, guts, commitment, endurance, so we LOVE a film that has a point of view and doesn't back off. It is a dynamic time on our planet and we are interested in the currently relevant as well as the enduring themes including:

Borders
What is funny?
Spiritual vs Religious
Civil/Human Rights
Understanding the 'other'
Gender
Climate
The twists that bind our families
Love and all it's messy, gooey, wonderful foibles
Coming together and blowing apart
Who are we to each other?
The horror!

Take a stand. Show us something you believe in. As storytellers, as those who hold the mirror up to show us who we are, now is not the time to back off. Bring on your craft and your heart, let's see what you got. Bring it.

We are expanding our run from 6 days to 2 weeks to give films two screenings at either the prestigious Museum of the Moving Image or next door at the historic Kaufman Astoria Studios. With strong political and community support QWFF will build community around your work with numerous pre-festival events, extensive press coverage and targeted outreach.

We program the festival in thematic blocks with provocative titles grouping complimentary films together to create a specific and unique cinematic experience. Every BLOCK has a title, a theme, a moderator, a facebook event page and a Q&A.

And most importantly: An Audience.

You have the opportunity to enter any festival, there are thousands out there. When you choose us, we don't take that lightly. We will give your film all of our attention in the screening process. If selected, you will be invited to the annual Festival Kick-Off event, the Press Conference at MoMI, the all hands on deck Trailer Party, publicity stunts, flash mobs, TV and radio interviews.

We look forward to seeing your work and have reduced the fees. It's just the right thing to do. We wanted to be more accessible and level the playing field

And finally, if your film is selected, we will do everything we can to develop the perfect screening experience for you AND your work.
Peace.
International Short Film Festival Kolkata
Opens for submissions:
Apr 1, 2017
Final Deadline
Nov 10, 2017
$40
Winners Notified:
Dec 10, 2017
This is one of the most prestigious festival in India. The festival is being mentored by legendary filmmakers like Sandip Ray, Gautam Ghosh, Kamaleswar Mukherjee, Sujoy Ghosh, Sudeshna Roy and many others. Last year, around 232 films have been there by 275 film makers from 29 countries. Winners get Cash Prize and trophy.
The festival has been started from 2016 and this year, awards will be given to Best film, best director, best camera, best editor, best sound and best script, Along with this, there will be 3 awards in the category of jury's choice.
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Toronto International Spring of Horror & Fantasy Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
May 5, 2017
Regular Deadline
Nov 14, 2017
$40
$30
Dead Heads
Jan 10, 2018
$50
$38
Final Deadline
Mar 5, 2018
$65
$50
Winners Notified:
Mar 10, 2018
Toronto Spring of Horror and Fantasy was created to give people of Toronto access to quality genre films throughout the year.

Our aim is to showcase the best genre films from around the World from new filmmakers and seasoned veterans. Our focus is on new voices and we prefer creativity over big budgets. In addition to having short films in front of features, we also aim to start most screenings with a genre appropriate music video to set the mood.

In addition to screenings, we also have other fun activities such as nightly socials and a scream queen or king competition.

Our screenings are held at the Carlton Cinema in downtown Toronto on April 6-8, 2018.
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Oxford Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
May 1, 2017
Late Deadline
Nov 15, 2017
$60
$35
Final Deadline
Nov 15, 2017
$60
$35
Winners Notified:
Dec 1, 2017
Home to the University of Mississippi, past haunts of William Faulkner, Larry Brown, Barry Hannah and John Grisham, current home of Ace Atkins, Jack Pendarvis, and listed as one of John Vilani's "100 best small arts towns in America", Oxford offers a unique blend of literary and artistic appreciation within the setting of a vibrant college town.

In it's 4th year of being named a Top 50 Film Festival worth the entry fee from MovieMaker magazine, the 15th Oxford Film Festival, to be held February 7-11, 2018, is a five-day event celebrating the art of independent film. The festival will bring filmmakers and filmgoers from as far away as Los Angeles and New York and across the globe and as close as Oxford to enjoy approximately five days of workshops, panels, and parties.

Recent years have included visits from Danny Glover, Robert Longstreet with THE MISSING GIRL, James Franco and Tim Blake Nelson with THE SOUND AND THE FURY, Academy Award winners and nominees, Oscar nominees, Independent Spirit Award nominees, and favorites on the film festival circuit in addition to local and regional films.
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Forum International Short Film Competition
Opens for submissions:
Oct 10, 2017
Early
Nov 15, 2017
$25
Regular
Dec 15, 2017
$35
Late
Jan 15, 2018
$45
Final Deadline
Jan 15, 2018
$45
Winners Notified:
Feb 15, 2018
The annual international film competition for legal-themed shorts, offering independent and emerging filmmakers the chance to screen their work in New York City and creatively engage the public in discussions regarding justice and popular culture.

About the Competition:
The FOLCS International Short Film Competition was created in 2011 to encourage the creation of short films exploring themes of law and justice. Expanding in reach each year, independent and aspiring filmmakers from around the globe are invited to submit their original shorts. Entrants not only have the chance to have their work screened before a New York audience, but also the opportunity to have their short viewed by distinguished professionals from both the legal and entertainment fields. Each year the Film Festival features renowned filmmakers, actors, writers, journalists, public intellectuals, and members of the legal profession. The Film Festival also attracts overflowing and diverse crowds of film enthusiasts, which provides a great platform for showcasing your winning work! The night will open with a red carpet for our attending filmmakers and will include an awards presentation and reception. In addition, the audience has the opportunity to vote on which short will receive the Audience Favorite Award!


Awards:
Awards: Best Short, Best Screenplay, Outstanding Woman Filmmaker, Young Filmmaker (18 years and younger), & Audience Favorite. Winner of Best Short Award will also receive an InkTip Script Listing (a listing of your script on InkTip.com so that producers and reps can find you).


Now accepting submissions for the 2018 competition year! Finalist shorts will be screened at the FOLCS Awards Night during the 12th Annual FOLCS Film Festival in New York City.
New Renaissance Film Festival (Amsterdam, NL)
Opens for submissions:
Apr 1, 2017
Extended
Nov 17, 2017
$40
$35
Final Deadline
Jan 12, 2018
$45
$40
Winners Notified:
Jan 12, 2018
"One of the UK's top film festivals to know about" - London METRO
"A top ten event" - Het Parool
"Culture Calendar" - VOGUE Nederland
"Amsterdam hosts a great cinema event" - iAmsterdam

A FESTIVAL FOR INSPIRING ARTISTS AND STORYTELLERS

This three day festival is organized by JAN HENDRIK VERSTRATEN and MASSIMO BARBATO who are themselves filmmakers and writers. They believe at the heart of every great film is a great story, one that will inspire an audience and hopefully help to shape culture in a positive way.

NRFF had its successful inaugural festival in London in August 2016, and then in Amsterdam in March 2017. The second edition of NRFF Amsterdam will be held in March 2018, at the arthouse cinema LAB111, which is close to the famous Vondelpark in Amsterdam, a city known for its diversity and innovation in the creative arts.

NRFF Amsterdam has several categories for International, Benelux and LGBT filmmakers. We especially love quality drama shorts with strong emotional themes.

We will screen up to 100 films in two cinemas over the course of three days. This event includes a screenwriting competition, professional MASTER CLASSES by industry professionals, Filmmaker Q&A's, Panel Discussions, a fun COCKTAIL HOUR and AWARDS CEREMONY. The festival will be open to the public and ticket sales will be announced on the website in due course.
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LGBT New Renaissance Film Festival (Amsterdam, NL)
Opens for submissions:
Apr 1, 2017
Extended
Nov 17, 2017
$40
$35
Final Deadline
Jan 12, 2018
$45
$40
Winners Notified:
Jan 12, 2018
"One of the UK's top film festivals to know about" - London METRO
"A top ten event" - Het Parool
"Culture Calendar" - VOGUE Nederland
"Amsterdam hosts a great cinema event" - iAmsterdam

LGBT Film Festival and Screenplay Competition.

We are looking for FILMS and SCREENPLAYS with an LGBT theme to be part of the New Renaissance Film Festival, which will take place in Amsterdam, next March (2018).

Different lengths and different genres are welcome, and we especially love quality drama shorts with strong emotional themes.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

The New Renaissance Film Festival had its successful inaugural event in Amsterdam in March 2017, and is part of larger festival which takes place in London. NRFF Amsterdam and LGBT NRFF Amsterdam will be held at the arthouse cinema LAB111, which is close to the famous Vondelpark in Amsterdam, a city known for its diversity and innovation in the creative arts. We will screen up to 100 films in two cinemas over the course of three days. The event will include professional MASTER CLASSES, Filmmakers Q&A's, Panel Discussions, a fun COCKTAIL HOUR and AWARDS CEREMONY.

The festival will be OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and ticket sales will be announced on the website in due course.
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Nickel Independent Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Sep 29, 2017
Early Bird
Nov 17, 2017
$15
$15
Regular
Jan 19, 2018
$25
$25
Late
Feb 16, 2018
$40
$40
Extended
Mar 2, 2018
$45
$45
Final Deadline
Mar 2, 2018
$45
$45
Winners Notified:
Apr 6, 2018
Now in its 18th year, the Nickel Independent Film Festival is an annual summer celebration of independent film in St. John's, NL, Canada.

With five nights of screenings, the Nickel provides industry related workshops aimed at the professional development of local and visiting filmmakers. It offers a variety of sessions that appeal to emerging filmmakers, the general public, including Q&A's, panels, workshops, and Master classes. There are mixers and parties for filmmakers to network with industry peers and have fun.
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Avant Edge Film Festival
Opens for submissions:
Jul 20, 2017
Normal
Nov 20, 2017
Late
Feb 20, 2018
Final Deadline
Jun 28, 2018
Winners Notified:
Jul 7, 2018
Welcome to Critical Edge Film Festival, a national network of festivals projected toward college students!

We've partnered with the art students in Chicago, IL to help bring you Avant Edge Film Festival! Our aim is to bring your film, assuming that it is radical in ideology and breathtaking in cinematography, to the student masses in one of the most artistically-rich cities in the Midwest United States. Chicago houses a vast student art scene as well. Finding like-minded festivals in the area can provide excellent opportunity to filmmakers interested in targeting a younger demographic - our next generation of filmmakers and movie-watchers.

Critical Edge student-run film & art microfestivals feature a season of small film screenings where we play many of our short film selections alongside local/student filmmakers, followed by an annual Film Festival. A typical early screening event lasts an hour, and takes place at a local cafe, art gallery/studio space, or outdoors (depending on the venue). Our annual event will take place at multiple venues, run longer, and screen feature and short films - the annual event showcases the films selected as winners of their submission category (among other selections).

Like and share our page on Facebook, then send us a message to receive a free 10% off discount code to submit your film!

Festival Length Requirements:
60 Minutes & Above - Feature
1-59 Minutes - Short film
<1 - Under One Minute

LOCAL CHICAGO or CHICAGO STUDENT FILMMAKERS - Contact us at www.facebook.com/criticaledgefilmfestival about a discounted submission in lieu of a local/student category during the remainder of our inaugural season.

Venue Information:
Early Screenings so far have taken place either at the Vomit House or Beauty & Brawn gallery. Our annual event will take place in mid November with venue information to come.
Titles: 21 - 40 of 67
Per page: 20 | 40