Falcon International Film Festival is changing the way that people think of short films. We are looking for the very best short films that are entertaining and tell a story. The sort of short films that people want to watch. That make them laugh. Or cry. That shock and surprise.

Audience Award
Judges Award
Best Actor
Best Comedy
Best Cross-over
Best Cinematography
Best Director
Best Short
Best Documentary
Best Drama
Best Experimental
Best Micro Budget
Best Narrative
Best Horror
Best Sci Fi
Best in Festival
Critics Awards
Debut Awards

Films must be 30 minutes or under to enter the competition.
Films will be shown to our community of film professionals (this is a limited community so not made publicly available) and our panel of judges.

All works that evidence a high regard for artistic innovation, sensitivity to content, and personal involvement with the medium will be welcomed.

* Please note *
We do not accept mailed in screeners (please do not send DVDs, BLURAYs, or flash drives to our office).

We do not accept prescreening materials through email and are unable to download files from sharing services. Submissions are only accepted through our filmfreeway or other online accounts.

An entrant must accept our prescreening process; Entries must be original works. Falcon International Film Festival is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Falcon International Film Festival 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 screening videos entered.

Overall Rating
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    Vinay Pujara

    Thanks for the opportunity & the platform. Looking forward to next year.

    May 2017