Festigious is an IMDb qualifying monthly film competition. Each month, our Jury will award the best films through private screenings, and make a special interview with the winner of the Best Picture (Film of the Month) award. The Best Picture monthly winners will also compete in December 2017 for the Best of Fest award (best film of the year).

Films entered in multiple categories may win multiple awards.

Awards & Prizes

Best Picture (Film of the Month)
Best Narrative Feature
Best Narrative Short
Best Drama
Best Thriller
Best Comedy
Best Horror
Best Sci-Fi
Best Crime Film
Best Dark Comedy
Best Mystery Film
Best Film Noir
Best Western
​Best Animation Feature
Best Animation Short
Best Documentary Feature
Best Documentary Short
Best Inspirational Film
Best Indie Film
Best Micro Film (up to 120 seconds)
Best Music Video
Best Web Series
Best Experimental Film
Best 18 and Under
Best Director
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Original Score
Best Editing
Best Cinematography
Best First Time Director
Best Student Film
Best Commercial/Promotional
Best Trailer
Best Original Story
Best Screenplay - Short
Best Screenplay - Feature

* The Best of Fest YEARLY winner will receive one free Festigious statuette. Film of the Month winners and other winners may order a statuette for themselves and their team, for $290 including shipping.

Rules & Terms

What we’re looking for? Story-based films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), or animation.
The films must include English subtitles (unless the spoken language is English).

By submitting your film, take note that:
- You agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster) for promotional purpose.
- Entry fees are non-refundable.
- You must own all the rights to the film.

Festigious does not accept the following:
1. Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations
2. Films which are made before 2012
3. Films with a poor production standard (bad sound, lack of subtitles/captions for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD)

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    Till Gmuer

    Thanks for your Feedbacks! Very personal!

    December 2017
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    Abhishek Kulkarni

    Festigious Los Angeles - Monthly Film Competition : Thank You For selecting my work in competition

    December 2017
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    Wen Tian

    Festigious Film Festival is one of the best film festivals we ever participated in. The staff are amazing and friendly. The festival itself is very professional. We really enjoy being a part of the festival!

    December 2017
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    Roy Rozy

    Amazing Festival! Highly recommend it!

    December 2017
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    proper ginko

    I thank you indeed, not only because my film was appreciated and won 2 awards but also because all the information and network communication was very good I recommend any filmmaker to give it a try another chance to have an audience and a review of your work ! ! !

    December 2017