​We live in a time when virtual worlds and their infinite options are ruling like never before. As we continue to evolve in this world to celebrate the art and craft of cinema, we have curated a rewarding virtual experience for its viewers and lovers across all genres. While doing so, we are dedicated to providing independent filmmakers, screenwriters, video and web-series creators the global platform and exposure that they truly deserve.

This virtual platform is also created to educate independent creators. Hence, we have live training sessions and discussion panels with industry experts who will share industry tips, the hurdles they faced themselves, and tips on how to overcome these. With these sessions and our blog, we strive to provide talented directors, actors, creative teams and new media creators a virtual platform to showcase their films, as well as a learning experience.

1] Winners get a printable digital certificate and laurel.
2] Laurel & certificates for all submitters
3] Free platform for project pitching all submitters (email us to know the process)
4] Social media shout outs

* Winners will get a chance to come live and share their experiences with our audience.

* Selected winners will get a chance to be our guest writer on our website.

* Winners can apply for a Trophy (Courier cost is separate and to be paid by the winner).

Award Categories:

Best Short Film
Best Feature Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Documentary Feature Film
Best Drama Short Film
Best Drama Feature Film
Best Sci Fi Short Film
Best Sci Fi Feature Film
Best Thriller Short Film
Best Thriller Feature Film
Best Horror Short Film
Best Horror Feature Film
Best Romantic Short Film
Best Romantic Feature Film
Best Experimental Short Film
Best Experimental Feature Film
Best Social Short Film
Best Social Feature Film
Best Women's Short Film
Best Women's Feature Film
Best LGBTQI+ Short Film
Best LGBTQI+ Feature Film
Best Comedy Short Film
Best Comedy Feature
Best Sports Film
Best Inspirational Film
Best Fantasy Short Film
Best Fantasy Feature Film
Best Animation Film
Best Ad Film
Best Web Series
Best TV Series
Best Young Adults Film
Best Children's Film
Best Music Video
Best Actor (Single award, not dependent on gender of the artist)
Best Make Up
Best Special Effects
Best Cinematic Treatment
Best Color Grading
Best Director
Best Directorial Debut
Best Producer
Best Cinematography
Best Costume
Best Sound Design
Best Music Director
Best Choreographer

1] Submission only through FilmFreeway.
2] All genres will be accepted.
3] Production year is not a barrier for submission.
4] Once submitted fees won't be refunded.
5] Once you submit, you give us the right to use your project materials (pictures, poster, trailer) for promoting our festival digitally and physically.
6] If you raise a credit card chargeback to take the refund then your nomination/selection/award will be null and void. The same title will be given to the next eligible submitter and your project will be considered disqualified. A social media post with your details will be made to inform the festival and film-maker circle.
7] FCVFF management decisions are final and non-negotiable.
8] Rule & regulations may change from time to time. You are requested to follow this place regularly.
9] No hate speech or gender discriminatory posts will be entertained.
10] If you have any queries regarding the award category or face any problem during submission then contact us immediately via email, info.fcvff@gmail.com

Overall Rating
  • I was honored to have my short film included in the Film City Virtual Film Festival. I am humbled at winning the Best Director award. Thank you so much for the recognition.


    July 2022
  • I appreciate being awarded by this great film festival for my
    FILM CITY VIRTUAL FILM FESTIVAL, a very professional festival
    for the future !

    July 2022
  • We are honored to be a part of the FILM CITY VIRTUAL FILM FESTIVAL experience. To be Honorable Mentioned among many is a beautiful vibe. W hope to be back again with another film.

    April 2022
  • Excellent organization and very friendly and warm team.

    January 2022
  • A fun and comprehensive festival. I am thrilled to have been awarded!

    December 2021