The World Cinema will be present in the ninth edition of the Trujillo International Independent Film Festival, with short and feature film productions; In an event that will last four days in the important Peruvian city of Trujillo, from September 23 to 26, 2024.

Award for Best Feature Film COMEDY
Award for Best Feature Film DRAMA
Award for Best Feature Film ACTION / THRILLER
Award for Best Feature Film HORROR
Award for Best Feature Film SCI-FI
Award for Best Feature Film ANIMATION
Award for Best Feature Film EXPERIMENTAL
Award for Best Feature Film DOCUMENTARY
Award for Best Short Film COMEDY
Award for Best Short Film DRAMA
Award for Best Short Film ACTION / THRILLER
Award for Best Short Film HORROR
Award for Best Short Film SCI-FI
Award for Best Short Film ANIMATION
Award for Best Short Film EXPERIMENTAL
Award for Best Short Film DOCUMENTARY

1.- Duration:
The feature films presented should last more than 45 minutes, with a maximum of 280 minutes. Short films should be under 45 minutes, with a minimum of 1 minute.
2.- Nationality.
The festival has an international character, so works of any nationality will be accepted.
3.- Number of works.
Each producer, director or distributor may submit as many works as he or she wishes.
4.- Language:
All films that are not spoken in Spanish must have subtitles in English or Spanish.
5. Decisions of judges:
The adjudication decisions and the official results of the judges are final; They have no appeal. The jury will be composed of five members related to the national and Latin American film industry.
6.- Sending the films:
All payments and shipments must be received through allied platforms; With previous inscription in some of them. The festival accepts presentations only through the Screener online platform system.
7.- Categories in competition:
7.1.- Feature film
Feature film COMEDY
Feature film NARRATIVE
Feature film HORROR
Feature film SCI-FI
Feature film ANIMATION
Feature film DOCUMENTARY
7.2.- Short film
Short film COMEDY
Short Film DRAMA
Short Film HORROR
Short Film SCI-FI
Screenplay for film
8.- Notification:
The organization notifies submissions of acceptance as well as submissions not accepted. This notification is made by the festival website, the registration platform and by social networks. The date is September 18, 2024.
9.- Copies of projection.
The selected short films will require a projection copy, which they can send through either the short film registration platforms or digital download links (Wetransfer, Dropbox, Google Drive, Mega, etc).
10.- Disqualification of the entry:
Entries received, delayed or incomplete may be disqualified. Film whose vimeo link is defective will not be evaluated; Without right to claim entry fee.
11.- Entry Fees:
The entrance fees are payable through the payment systems of the platforms and are not refundable.
12.- Registration dates.
The deadline for the receipt of short films will be opened on December 26th, 2023 and will be closed on September 07th, 2024.
14.- Copyright:
Participants are responsible for obtaining the necessary licenses to present their work. The Festival Organization is not responsible for any claims involving copyright, trademark, credit or copyright infringement related to the work.
15.- Final conditions:
- Upon registration the participant accepts all the Rules, Terms, Conditions, Guidelines and Exemption of Guarantees related to the Festival.
- No promotional material and / or promotional material will be returned to the filmmaker.
- Accepted film projections are subject to delays or changes at any time with or without notice.

Overall Rating
  • Ivanka Pogodina

    Great film festival that supports independent cinema!
    Glad to be part of this creative festival!
    Good communication!

    November 2023
  • 진 원

    l'm satisfied thank you so much

    October 2023
  • Allison Roberts

    Thank you for choosing my film, Naming, Not Knowing, as an official selection for this year's festival! Great communication!

    October 2022
  • Theresa Eschbacher

    Great festival - unfortunately I wasn't able to attend personally.

    October 2022
  • We are very pleased to remember our participation in the Trujillo International Independent Film Festival!
    Marek Wojtasik

    October 2022