The purpose of CIAK ITALY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL " is to honor the vision, the art and the work of Independent Filmmakers Worldwide.

The Live Event will be in November from 07 to 10 in the "Area of movies" in Neaples  Theatre, in the Campania Coast (Italy). The Scenary of screenings is insite in the beautiful Sea Coast.
In more than 40 hours of screening, the Best Feature Film, the Best Animation, the Best Documentary, the best Short Films, the Best Videoclips, the Best Experimental, the Best Actor and Actress, the Best Social Video, the Best Music Video, the Best Video Art, the Best Trailer will be showcased and recognized.
The peculiarity of our festival is to interview all the filmmakers who will tell us about their films online through the "zoom" platform.

Please, read carefully the rules before submitting.

All selected Films will receive the Laurel and will be promoted on Social Media. The winner receive Golden Ciak Trophy.

They will compete for
Best Feature Film
Best Documentary
Best Trailer
Best Animation
Best Short
Best Music Video
Best Social Spot
Best Social Video
Best Experimental
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Trailer

In judgment phase, sub-categories may be added.

The Winning projects will receive an Award (or a Certificate, if they won't be able to attend the Live Events).

We accept all genres Feature, Short Films, Videoclips, Animation Shorts, Documentaries, Trailers and another Films, realized after 2010.

All the works must be original and the submitter has the responsibility to own the rights of every aspect of the Film.

Films that are not in English need English subtitles.

Films with grossness, excessive sex and violence will be disqualified.

Overall Rating
  • My film "Eight of Dead" was a quarter finalist in this festival. I loved this festival and the way the organizers treated the filmmakers was very professional and respectful. I hope it will be successful.

    November 2023