22nd AAWIC Film Festival

AAWIC is seeking films that have been Written, or Directed or Produced by women of color.

The African American Women in Cinema Film Festival is one of the largest female film events in the country. Every year, the AAWICFF shines its luminous spotlight onto ambitious women filmmakers from all over the country. Since 1998, the AAWICFF has premiered a number of distinctive films which include: SEASONS OF LOVE, Executive Produced by TARAJI P.HENSON, SINNERS WANTED starring, Traci Braxton, Clifton Powell, Laman Rucker, Roland Martin and special appearance by Gospel Sensation, Tasha Cobbs Leonard and WHAT DEATH LEAVES BEHIND, Produced by Rachel Ofori, starting Christopher Mann.

22nd AAWIC Film Festival Audience Award

Please read the following terms and conditions in connection with your submission to the African American Women In Cinema (AAWIC) Film Festival. As the Writer, or Director or Producer, I/We have submitted to AAWIC Film Festival (22nd Annual) warrant as sole and exclusive owner(s) of all legal right and the title thereto have absolute authority to submit the enclosed material to AAWIC for the 22nd Annual AAWIC Film Festival.

Can submit multiple entries, however, separate form and fee are required for each.

I/We will indemnify and hold harmless AAWIC and the 22nd Annual AAWIC Film Festival its jurors, sponsors and partners individually and collectively, from and against all claims, demands losses, damages, costs, liability and expenses of every kind including legal expenses apprising out of or in connection with any and all claims, or third party claims based on material submitted to AAWIC for the 22nd Annual AAWIC Film Festival, which may result directly or indirectly, from any injury to person or damage to property arising from (a) Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker breach of any of its obligations or covenants set forth in this Agreement; or (b) the negligence, omissions or misconduct of the Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker or its associates; (c) claims by a third party that the Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker infringes on the intellectual property rights of such third party; or (d) in connection with AAWIC and the 22nd Annual AAWIC Film Festival, use of the Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker materials.

AAWIC 22nd Annual Film Festival selectee will permit AAWIC to use title of the work submitted and the logline, their name, and or likeness & publicity stills in publicity and promotional efforts. Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker agrees to sign an additional agreement if film is selected to participate and the film receive distribution from this film screening.

Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker hereby grants AAWIC the right to screen the Film during the AAWIC 22nd Annual Film Festival and the use of the Film Trailer for AAWIC 22nd Annual Film Festival promotional use supplied by the Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker.

Director, or Writer, or Producer or Filmmaker represents and warrants that it is permitted to enter into this Agreement and to perform the obligations, contemplated hereto, and that this Agreement and the terms and obligations hereof are not inconsistent with any other obligations it may have.

This Agreement will be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of New York.

This Agreement, constitutes the entire understanding and agreement between the parties concerning the subject hereof and may not be changed, modified or altered.