1ST MONTHLY FILM FESTIVAL is a platform that celebrates FILMS and FILMMAKERS.

* WINNERS/SPECIAL MENTION/FINALISTS gets Laurels and Diplomas

Website and Social Media Publishings, free of charge:
* Every WINNER gets a JURY COMMENT
* Every week winner INTERVIEW. (randomly chosen)
* Only one FILMMAKER OF THE MONTH.

* We will award first, second, and third-place awards and also Special Mentions *

** CATEGORIES NOMINATED for the event **

Best Feature Film
Best Medium Length Film
Best Feature Documentary
Best Medium Documentary Length
Best Short Film
Best Short Documentary
Best Super Short Film
Best Student Film
Quarantine Film

*** MAIN CATEGORIES ***

Best Director Feature Film
Best Director Medium Length Film
Best Director Short Film
Best Director Super Short Film
Best First Time Director (Short)
Best First Time Director (Feature)
Best First Time Director (Medium Length)
Best Director Student Film
Best Director Music Video
Best Short Script
Best Medium Length Script
Best Feature Script
Best TV Pilot Script
Best First Time Screenwriter (Short)
Best First Time Screenwriter (Feature)
Best First Time Screenwriter (Medium Length)
Best First Time Screenwriter (TV Pilot)

*** HONORABLE CATEGORIES ***

Best Music Video
Best Animation
Best Experimental
Best Indie Short Film
Best Indie Feature Film
Best Indie Medium Length Film
Best Web/TV Series
Best Drama
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Thriller
Best Sci-fi
Best Fantasy
Best Ensemble Film
Best War Film
Best LGBT
Best Mobile Phone Short
Best Action
Best Poster
Best Trailer

*** INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES ***

Best Actress Short Film
Best Actor Short Film
Best Actress Feature Film
Best Actor Feature Film
Best Actress Medium Length Film
Best Actor Medium Length Film
Best Original Screenplay
Best Editing
Best Sound Design
Best Visual Effects
Best Cinematography
Best Production

All films must have English language subtitles.

All Film Festival entrants must by 18 years of age or older.

Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted, but a separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.

No fee waiver. All entry fees are non-refundable.

The decision of the jury committee will be final.

1st Monthly Film Festival reserves rights change or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.

The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.

By submitting, you agree that you own all copyrights and intellectual properties to your work.

We reserve the right to use any part of your submission for promotional purposes on our website and social media accounts.

Overall Rating
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Hospitality
Networking
  • Tabrez Sherak

    A great platform for first time filmmakers especially. It was an honor to win an award for my first short film and receive kind jury feedback. The recognition is immensely encouraging

    November 2021
  • Thank you for your great competition and for your recognition of Taboo Candy and the Honorable Mention! Appreciate you!

    November 2021
  • Keith Barnfather

    Well organised and good communication. Recommended.

    November 2021
  • SAMARITANO SALVATORE

    Fantastica esperienza, sono stato felice di partecipare e altrettanto felice di respirare tanta serietà e amore per il cinema!!!

    November 2021
  • Морозов Михайлович

    Thank you very much! We are glad to participate! Thank you for the finalist status, we will try to win next time! Thanks again. From Russia with love :-)

    November 2021