We are officially into our second season on FilmFreeway here at CIIFA. You all have shown us tremendous support and we now know that we cannot do what we do without you! Teamwork truly does make the dream work!

We are an awards based film festival offering multiple different categories and genres. Our team is comprised of film makers and other professionals throughout the film, makeup, and special effects industry and we hope you enjoy our festival. Please stay in touch via social media where we will be updating frequently with all sorts of projects and events we are involved in :)

Awards will be done by winning title as well as the festival name and season. Custom awards can be made if desired after winners have been announced, please feel free to reach out with any questions!

1) All entries must be sent via FilmFreeway only.
2) Entries must be in English or subtitled in English.
3) Multiple entries and categories are allowed for each project/filmmaker.
4) Every submission has to pick one main film category such as film, documentary, screenplay, etc.
5) Work in progress projects are happily accepted.
6) Entries will not be returned.
7) Entry fees are non-refundable.

Overall Rating
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  • I have no doubt that CIIFA will be around for a long time, continuing to provide great services to the filmmakers out there.
    Best regards! GS, Face Painters

    August 2021
  • My script for "Death Offers Life - last moments of Vincent Van Gogh" was a finalist for the Best International Screenplay category which is a great encouragement for me.

    August 2021
  • Steve Crawshaw

    Very pleased to be a finalist. Great communication.

    August 2021
  • Honoured to be an AWARD WINNER for #TheSplit 🏆 Thank you for having faith in my #biopic #screenplay I will certainly recommend this festival to aspiring writers like myself.

    August 2021
  • Mark Gould

    Excellent communications. great quality of entries. Highly relational people.

    August 2021