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/SPECIAL MENTION gets a JURY COMMENT
* Every Wednesday FILM OF THE WEEK.
* Every SATURDAY winner INTERVIEW. (randomly chosen)
* Only one FILMMAKER OF THE MONTH.
WINNERS are announced every 1st of the month.
The BEST FILM of the season from the categories nominated for the ANNUAL EVENT will have a chance to win 500 USD.
The BEST SCRIPT of the season will have a chance to win FINAL DRAFT Screenwriting Software from our sponsor Final Draft worth 250 USD.
* THE ANNUAL AWARDS EVENT - will be held on 3rd 4th 5th September 2021 in UK Stari Grad, Belgrade. The annual AWARD will be announced on the final day of the screenings.
* Best FILM of the year 2020/2021 will be awarded 500 USD *
* Best SCRIPT of the year 2020/2021 will be awarded Final Draft Screenwriting Software from our sponsor Final Draft worth 250 USD *
** We will award first, second and third place awards and also Special Mentions **
*** CATEGORIES NOMINATED for the annual awards 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
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)
*** 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
*** HONORABLE CATEGORIES ***
Best Music Video
Best Indie Short Film
Best Indie Feature Film
Best Indie Medium Length Film
Best Web/TV Series
Best Ensemble Film
Best War Film
Best Mobile Phone Short
*** 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 Sound Design
Best Visual Effects
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.