Emerging Artists Film Festival https://www.emergingartists.ca/
Emerging Artists Film Festival EAFF RokuTV-YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms
Emerging Artists Film Festival EAFF is an up & coming Monthly GOLD online Film Festival for Emerging Artist Film makers in Calgary and WORLD WIDE. Like you, we want to standout to be noticed; our passion projects to be showcased.

PROMOTE your submission with FilmFreeway's social media.
Use the Like comments as testimonials, Use Reply to likes , laurel and LIKES to PROMOTE your film and website and be DISCOVERED.

GUIDELINES FOR SELECTION:
* VERY IMPORTANT: UPLOAD your Film to FilmFreeway. DO NOT provide link to your film.

Because Emerging Artist Film Festival EAFF is a GLOBAL international Film Festival, many countries that the streaming speed slower than your country. We will be streaming at 720p HD.

* MUST Have a GREAT STORY (MOST IMPORTANT)
* Embedded Closed Caption in English especially for non-English submission.
* Accept our REQUEST TO DOWNLOAD if SELECTED so we can DOWNLOAD and PROMOTE your film.
* PROMOTE your films to your FANS, and your fellow Film Makers so you can be DISCOVERED.
* Once SELECTED We upload to EAFF Festival channel to SHOWCASE your film, to SCREEN and VOTE by your FANs and fellow Filmmakers. The SCREEN and VOTE period approximately from the beginning of the month to the end of the month.
NOTE: For feature films due to the length. Our judges would screen the Feature film for awarding Winner, Finalist, Semi-finalist and honerable mention.
* After the SCREEN and VOTE, we compile and SHOW CASE the winners and Finalists at our Monthly Wall Of FAME, and our RokuTV-YouTube Channel EAFF.

We are a Not-For-Profit organization. All net proceeds go back to IMPROVE the festival, PRODUCING and PROMOTING FILMs. Everyone VOLUNTEERS at Emerging Artists Film Festival.

We SHOWCASE the monthly Award Winners and Finalists on PC/Tablet/Phone and our RokuTV-YouTube channel: EAFF
Click the links: PC/Tablet/Phone: https://www.emergingartists.ca/ Monthly Wall Of Fame and https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms You can also search by Google voice search by saying EAFF Drama/Doc/Anime YYMM Winner/Finalist Name or any combination search criteria after EAFF .
Use your RokuTV remote. Go to YouTube.
Search by typing EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist and/or Name. Or search by any criteria after EAFF.
Search using RokuTV voice search to search in our RokuTV-YouTube channel EAFF. Say EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist, Name Or search by any criteria after EAFF.
Please Subscribe to our EAFF Channel https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms
Other PROJECTS:
When Calgary COVID restrictions OPEN UP, during SPRING/SUMMER/FALL and if we have an event sponsor (NOTE: The bigger the event sponsor, the more elaborate the EVENT):
* We will HOST Emerging Artists Film Festival networking GALA (Hopefully with Red carpet, Photoshoots and local celebrities.) FREE admission in person GALA EVENT for all the award winners' and Finalists' Cast and Crew. We will host a live Broadcast via ZOOM for others. NORMINAL admission fee for FANs just to cover our hard costs.
* We will HOST a workshop to interview LOCAL Directors insight on the film making.
We are an EMERGING film festival for Emerging Actist film makers, cast and crew. If you have any connection in getting location and/or event sponsors, please e-mail: CEOemergingartists@gmail.com We need all the HELP we can get.

Categories:
Dramatic Short Films, Animated Short Films and Documentary Short Films runtime 40 or less mins.
Dramatic Feature Films, Animated Feature Films and Documentary Feature Short Films runtime 40+ mins.
Films in all genres are welcome. Laurels are available for all selected films and winning films.
Please Subscribe to our EAFF Channel https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms
We would NOT keep you waiting. You want to know whether you are being SELECTED or not. Once SELECTED, we would "REQUEST TO DOWNLOAD" via FilmFreeway. We DOWNLOAD your film and UPLOAD it to our SCREEN and LIKE Channel EAFF for SCREENING and LIKES.
Each month we will have an online screening and voting through Likes via our festival channel for selected submissions from the prior month.
People can only SCREENED and LIKE through our EAFF FESTIVAL.
Monthly we select the AWARD WINNER films each Mouth as well as FINALISTs, Semi-Finalists, Nominees and Honorable Mentions for each Category.
NOTE: For feature films due to the length. Our judges would screen the Feature film for awarding Winner and Finalist.
We encourage all award winners, Finalists and Semi-Finalists to share their accomplishments by sharing the Wall of Fame Link.

We SHOWCASE the monthly Award Winners and Finalists on PC/Tablet/Phone and our RokuTV-YouTube channel: EAFF
Click the links: PC/Tablet/Phone: https://www.emergingartists.ca/ Monthly Wall Of Fame and https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms You can also search by Google voice search by saying EAFF Drama/Doc/Anime YYMM Winner/Finalist Name or any combination search criteria after EAFF .
Use your RokuTV remote. Go to YouTube.
Search by typing EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist and/or Name. Or search by any criteria after EAFF.
Search using RokuTV voice search to search in our RokuTV-YouTube channel EAFF. Say EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist, Name Or search by any criteria after EAFF.
IMDb (an abbreviation of Internet Movie Database)[2] is an online database of information related to films, television series.... and streaming content online – including cast, production crew and personal biographies, plot summaries, trivia, ratings, and fan and critical reviews. https://filmfreeway.com/festivals/edit
If you are an Award Winner of Emerging Artists Film Festival, we know that you are GOOD. We will work with you to register and PROMOTE your film into IMDb.

By submitting your film, you agree that:
* EAFF can use your film for promotional purposes.
* SELECTION is at the sole discretion of Emerging Artists Film Festival .
* You own all the rights to your film.

* UPLOAD your film to FilmFreeway. We would REQUEST TO DOWNLOAD. Once ACCEPTED, we Download your film and UPLOAD it to EAFF our SCREEN and VOTE channel festival channel for SCREENING and LIKES by your FANs and fellow FILM MAKERS.
NOTE: For feature films due to the length. Our judges would screen the Feature film for awarding Winner and Finalist.

* Emerging Artists Film Festival can showcase your films on the our website, our festival Channel EAFF and our EAFF RokuTV-YouTube channel EAFF.
* You MUST have OWNERSHIP RIGHTS to submit your Film.
* If your film is SELECTED, you allow Emerging Artists Film Festival to make it available in our festival Channel EAFF for SCREEN and LIKES and to promote your film and the Film Festival.
* If you are Award Winner or Finalist, you allow EAFF to SHOWCASE your Film at our Roku-YouTube EAFF TV Channel.
* The Filmmaker grants to Emerging Artists Film Festival EAFF the right to use your film to PROMOTE your film and EAFF.
* Any NON-ENGLISH film has to accompany with EMBEDDED Closed Caption in English to be display for review and screening.

We SHOWCASE the monthly Award Winners and Finalists on PC/Tablet/Phone and our RokuTV-YouTube channel: EAFF
Click the links: PC/Tablet/Phone: https://www.emergingartists.ca/ Monthly Wall Of Fame and https://www.youtube.com/c/EAFFfilms You can also search by Google voice search by saying EAFF Drama/Doc/Anime YYMM Winner/Finalist Name or any combination search criteria after EAFF .
Use your RokuTV remote. Go to YouTube.
Search by typing EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist and/or Name. Or search by any criteria after EAFF.
Search using RokuTV voice search to search in our RokuTV-YouTube channel EAFF. Say EAFF, Drama/Doc/Anime, YYMM, Winner/Finalist, Name Or search by any criteria after EAFF.

*The projects that do not follow the rules & terms above will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Emerging Artist Film Festival EAFF.

* Filmmaker agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Emerging Artists Film Festival EAFF and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) (collectively, “Losses”) incurred as a result of any claim, judgment or proceeding relating to or arising out of: (a) Filmmaker's breach of this Agreement, including of any of the warranties or representations; (b) any adversarial action whereby Emerging Artists Film Festival EAFF is alleged to have infringed or secondarily infringed on the copyright, trademark, copyright, right of publicity, or other proprietary right of another party in connection with the Film whether or not Filmmaker was aware of the potentially infringement and whether or not the Film is actually infringing.

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  • Maria Abigail David

    Thanks for encouraging & helping emerging artists to showcase their works of art! All the best!

    June 2022
  • THE ACTORS—ACTORS—AND TECHNICAL TEAM (all volunteers and self-taught) ARE HAPPY TO HAVE PARTICIPATED IN YOUR FESTIVAL AND THANK YOU SINCERELY….Association Groupement Cinéma Provençal….France Région des HAUTES—PYRENEES

    June 2022
  • I'm so happy to have been selected as a finalist in the April Edition 2022. I'm very grateful to all the organizers and I strongly recommend considering this festival for new filmmakers. Thanks for making the cinema memorable for the news ones.

    June 2022
  • Adrian Campbell

    so proud that my film was not only selected but won an award for best feature drama. amazing festival

    May 2022
  • taylor huard

    So proud to have the short film I produced titled "Fragments" be selected in the April submissions. Such an honour. Thanks so much EAFF!

    May 2022
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    Response from festival:

    We are volunteers delicated to promote Emerging Filmmakers. We wish you the best in your filmmaking journey. To be discovered.