We’re now accepting film & music submissions, shorts & trailers only, for the 2024 season. These must be less than 3 minutes, submit for free! We’re also accepting scripts & screenplays of any length.. Thanks to 2023 submitters! You can learn more, https://oneplusphi.vhx.tv/ Also check out links, https://linktr.ee/ONEPlusphi

Depending on number & types of submissions, we may and may not create nominations and awards. If we do, we typically publish Nominees and Awards 1-3 weeks following conclusion of festival events, so please check back with us. We're now submitting for #ICHFF2024. Thanks to our wonderful viewers, submitters, supporters, judges, and volunteers! All donations go toward supporting filmmakers, photographers, artists, musicians & writers. You rock!

Contact us P.O. Box 1411 Yellville, Arkansas 72687 United States If we do not respond to your email or snail mail within the time frame you expect, please don't hesitate to TEXT/CALL (720) 298-1524. If we miss your call, which is highly likely, we'll return it.

Starting 2022, we're changing our name to better reflect our growing online and international appeal. We're now #ICHFF2022 "International Cannabis & Hemp Film Festival." Please make a note of it. Learn more, https://aiafilmmakers.org/2022/02/11/were-changing-our-film-festival-names-in-2022/

Here's #ICHFF2022 All Submitters, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/ICHFF2022-All-Submitters-31-Wednesday-June-15th.pdf. This document incorporates Awards and Nominees. Find more, https://infiniteperimeter.com/2022/06/09/international-cannabis-hemp-film-festival-announces-awards/

#CICHFF2021 film festival event concluded Friday, May 7, 2021, learn more, https://infiniteperimeter.com/2021/04/14/cannabis-hemp-film-festival-4th-annual-starts-friday/ Here's the festival program, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/CICHFF2021-Cannabis-Hemp-Program-April-27-Uploaded-8-PM.pdf

Here’s more https://spark.adobe.com/page/S4cMtCtpHllIA/ Find our links, https://linktr.ee/ONEPlusphi.

Please provide us with your poster, headshot, stills, trailer and submission downloads ONLY via FilmFreeway and/or Vimeo, 1920 x 1080. In a pinch, we're happy to download large files from OneDrive, Dropbox, WeTransfer, etc. You can also email us zipped files.

All plans and practices are subject to change without notice. By submitting to our film festivals, the submitter agrees to allow us to download and screen the submission. By submitting to our film festivals, the submitter provides consent for us - AIAFilmmakers, Infinite Perimeter Films, and our team - to download and/or upload their intellectual property to the internet.

Last year, we received 58 submissions, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/CICHFF2020-ALL-SUBMITTERS-FINAL-April-18-2020.pdf. Congratulations! Learn more, https://infiniteperimeter.com/2020/05/11/colorado-cannabis-hemp-film-festival-announces-usa-awards/

We screened a number of nominated selections online during the week, April 24-30. Here's the Final Program, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/CICHFF2020-Final-Program-Printed-April-28-2020.pdf

"By screening online in a fixed-term, pay-wall enforced, official festival capacity, your submission is not earning revenue or being sold to consumers in a traditional VOD market and, therefore, remains viable for future sales opportunities." Learn more, https://infiniteperimeter.com/2020/04/18/colorado-cannabis-film-festival-starts-april-24th/ also https://infiniteperimeter.com/2020/04/16/its-good-enough-for-sxsw-cannabis-hemp-online-film-festival-starts-april-24th/

Purchase access now monthly or annually for access to all three online film festivals, https://oneplusphi.vhx.tv/checkout/subscribe/purchase. Unless you hear otherwise, we're planning to hold #IAFF2022, Intl. Activism Film Festival and #ISFFF2022, Intl. SciFi & Fantasy Film Festival also online this year. Please consult venues and platforms directly for rules and guidelines, https://oneplusphi.vhx.tv/help

Stay up to date, sign up for our mailing list, https://mailchi.mp/4f6bb705cf7a/aiafilmmakerslanding1

We very much appreciate your positive reviews. Thanks for sharing our awards and posts with your Colorado-based social media to include Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
We anticipate submissions from many countries. Activists submit short & feature-length films, screenplays, music/songs, art and photos for consideration by our team of 3-8 judges, which may change seasonally.

As our festival grows locally in popularity & sponsorship, we hope to invite partners & volunteers. We hope to hold panels and debates. In the meantime, our events may be lightly attended, so please plan accordingly.

If you're interested in volunteering, helping judge submissions and/or writing film & music reviews, which we may publish at our websites, please don't hesitate to TEXT/CALL (720) 298-1524.

Depending on the number and types of submissions we receive, we may provide alternative and/or additional awards. Please consult our current Awards Master, which we update on occasion, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020-Awards-Master-5820-Corrected-All-Rights-Reserved.pdf.

Here's our 2017-2019 Awards Master, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Awards-Master-Update-8-11-19-Copyright-Infinite-Perimeter-Films-All-Rights-Reserved.pdf.

We're happy to provide custom certificates to film festival submitters uon request at the conclusion of our live event. Samples: https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/CIAFF2019-Fir-Award-A-Thousand-Needles-EDIT.pdf. Also, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CICHFF2020-Willow-Best-Actress-Serving-for-4-Gisla-Stringer-.pdf

As our festival acquires sponsorship & funding, we hope to offer cash and other types of awards to talented activist filmmakers and creatives. In the meantime, submitters, judges, volunteers & award winners are automatically enrolled in Association of International Activist Filmmakers (a $100 value). You are invited to list the society on your portfolio/CV. Please create your complimentary profile with headshot, cover and link(s), https://aiafilmmakers.org/

All plans and practices are subject to change without notice. By submitting to our film festivals, the submitter agrees to allow us to download and screen the submission. By submitting to our film festivals, the submitter provides consent for us - AIAFilmmakers, Infinite Perimeter Films, and our team - to download and/or upload their intellectual property to the internet.

Depending on the number and types of submissions we receive, we may provide alternative and/or additional awards. Please find the current Awards Master at our websites. We ask you to create a complimentary headshot & profile with AIAFilmmakers.org.

Script submissions must contain a cover page. Script submissions under a pen name must be pre-approved by festival organizers prior to submission.

If you have pressing, immediate, important questions or concerns, please do not send them to us via email! Please call/text us, (720) 298-1524.

All refund requests are handled at the discretion of our festival organizers. If submitters have a valid reason for a refund request, we will do our best to provide refunds and/or waiver codes. Please note that non-acceptance to our festival is not a valid reason for a refund.

All submissions must be the original work of the submitter/creative. Non-English speaking films and music videos should be subtitled in English. Music videos must be music-track centric, featuring the music/song/lyrics as the primary content, one single track from start to finish (not including credits). Also, Music videos must include the musician & song title in the title and on-screen credits.

A short or feature-length film that is highly visual with music added to emphasize, augment, & illustrate visual content would not qualify as a music video. Please submit these under "All Categories." Please be sure your submission is relevant to the theme of our festival!

Submission Statuses (Award, Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Selected) may change as requirements are satisfied. If you receive an "Incomplete" or "Disqualified" status, please call/text us for clarification.

After we select a submission and the submitter is notified, the submission will eventually be published in PDF format on our festival web sites, InfinitePerimeter.com and/or AIAFilmmakers.org.

Award, Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Selected and Non-selected submissions will be published.. Withdrawn statuses may also be listed. If you do not wish your submission to show as "Non-selected" please withdraw it prior to the Notification Date. Please allow a few weeks following the conclusion of festival live events to find the submission listed at our websites.

We generally select festival screeners from "Award Winners", "Finalists" and "Semi-Finalists". We regret that we are unable to screen all of our "Official" selections.

Once you are notified, please be sure your uploaded submission is made downloadable to our team via FilmFreeway or Vimeo ONLY. We download your media to our hard drives and create playlists for screening at our live events. You are invited to upload to FilmFreeway your poster & promotional photos with a short synopsis for possible inclusion on our web sites and publications.

We usually publish an Event Program, Poster, USA Nominees/Awards, INTL Nominees/Awards, and All Submitters at our websites. If we don't receive your promotional materials directly, we reserve the right to create them based on information you have submitted to us via your FilmFreeway profile and which you have provided online about your work and your submission at your website(s) and via social media like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.

Individuals hereby understand and agree that, while we are growing our local audience, film festival events may be lightly attended. Individuals submitting material to us hereby understand and agree that submission and acceptance does not entail promotion, which is always the responsibility of the submitter.

Individuals submitting material to us hereby grant to AIAFilmmakers & Infinite Perimeter Films your non-exclusive limited use agreement to use submissions, film titles, trailers, posters and other film and submitter materials for festival promotional use only, including online, print, and broadcast media to promote our film festivals and selected submissions to the industry and interested people. Submitters fully retain all rights, title and interest in their submissions and all intellectual property.

An Individual submitting material to us hereby warrants that s/he/it is authorized to commit the submission(s) for judging and screening, and understands and accepts these Rules & Terms. The individual agrees and understands that s/he/it has submitted materials to a non-commercial, not-for-profit volunteer-run organization without paid staff.

If the submitter does not receive a timely response from us via email, individual agrees to call/text us, (720) 298-1524. Individuals submitting material to us hereby indemnify and hold harmless AIAFilmmakers and Infinite Perimeter Films from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court), which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the materials entered.

AIAFilmmakers & Infinite Perimeter Films reserve the right to use limited submitter materials to promote past and future related events. Also, please find us on Patreon, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and more. Thank you! See you at the movies!

Overall Rating
  • The International Cannabis and Hemp Film Festival is a stoner's pipe dream. "We Need Rent Money" enjoyed the accolades and advises all makers of stoner film to consider entering this highly professional film festival.

    May 2023
  • Jeremy Norrie

    Fantastic festival dedicated to the plant. Was an honor and a privilege to be a part of it. Even greater to be recognized for our work! Wonderful achievement to all.

    June 2022
  • Kilo Watts

    An excellent very well-run organization.
    A must submit festival.

    June 2021
  • This event was extremely fun. Free popcorn and funny films made for a great experience. Networking with local filmmakers as well as outside filmmakers was very valuable. The Proof of Concept and Senior Thesis to the project "Green Revolution" was officially selected. Great experience networking with other film makers at the festival.

    December 2020
  • Really Great Festival and excellent communication with the organizers. Our film was lucky enough to win "Best Actress-Comedic Short Film/MV" and to receive 10 additional nominations! Thanks #CICHFF2020

    May 2020
    Response from festival:

    Thanks so much, Sharon, for allowing us the privilege to view your most excellent and entertaining comedic short, Serving for 4. Congrats to your cast and crew. We hope to view your work again in the future! Here's more, USA Awards, https://infiniteperimeter.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CICHFF2020-Awards-Monday-5-PM-USA-FINAL.pdf