Our Annual mega event with LIVE screening, Red carpet Interviews and Award Ceremony will be held on January 25, 2020, @ Historic Raleigh Studios Hollywood.

We are now accepting films and screenplay submission for our Fall 2019 Edition. Winners will be announced on January 5, 2020.

Each quarterly "Best Picture" winner receives “HIMPFF Trophy” during our Award ceremony held on:
January 25, 2020.
@ Historic Raleigh Studios Hollywood.
5300 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA

Our Best Drama Short winner "The Silent Child" was also the winner of Best Live Action Short Film 2018 Oscar awards, congratulations to filmmakers Chris Overton and Rachel Shenton.

All winners throughout the year will be invited to walk the Red Carpet and attend the award ceremony.

Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival Celebrates Short Films, Features & Documentaries. Our mission is to support filmmakers, recognize their hard work, and Award them, so they are more inspired to keep telling amazing stories.

Our Programming Department will pick films from the pool of winning films throughout the year for the screening at the festival. Not all winning films throughout the year will be screening.

Each film has to be submitted to at least one genre, to qualify for additional crafts categories.

Films entered in multiple categories may win multiple awards.

For Films...

1. Every quarter "Best Picture" receives HIMPFF Trophy during our Award ceremony.

2. Award of Recognition, in different Genres and categories.

3. Or No Award.

For Screenplay...
Simi Finalist, 1st Place Winner, 2nd Place Winner, 3rd Place winner.

The number of awards given every month varies on the basis of the submission we receive.

Each winner will be contacted and send the winner Laurels and Award certificate.
Winning films are announced on our website and our social media page.

Please read all rules and regulations before submitting your project.
HIMPFF is hereby granted the rights to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted for promotional purposes of the festival. 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, rules and regulations.
The Competition reserves the right to refuse entries.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless HIMPFF, 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.
By submitting your film to the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival the individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening if selected, and understands and accepts these requirements, rules and regulations.

Rules & Eligibility

1. Short films must be under 40 minutes, and features should be 41 mins and more.

2. All foreign Submissions must have subtitled.

3. One film can be entered in multiple categories.

4. Online screeners and posters must be uploaded to FilmFreeway’s site.

5. HIMPFF does not download your film or make it available online.

6. Student films need to upload their ID on the submission page.

7. Entry fees are non-refundable.

Overall Rating
  • nemezis777 Fox

    Great Festival and amazing team 😉🙏💫

    February 2020
  • Thanks for the great event👏

    February 2020
  • Thank you very much for this beautiful experience and for choosing us to participate in your festival. We are very happy to be part of this festival .

    February 2020
  • Lisa Sniderman

    Very prompt response, great communication and appreciate you selecting "Keep Shining" as a Semi-Finalist for your festival!

    February 2020
  • Thank you for your selection.

    February 2020