MISSION
To promote, curate and support inclusive and culturally-diverse entertainment content. As technology fuels our ability to learn and connect, it brings new opportunities to tell our unique stories.
International Film Event shows an amazing mix of short and feature length films, the best independent films on the festival circuit, before they come to cinema.
We screening films from all over the world and honoring emerging filmmakers from every age, religious, ethnic and cultural perspective.
Our mission is to bring worthy filmmakers to a wider attention,
and to provide a platform for appreciative and informed discussion of their work.
IFF - International Film Festival attempts to cultivate spaces for independent filmmakers to create and display their stories without commercial pressure, in order to discover and celebrate extraordinary films and develop independent filmmaking.
IFF - International Film Festival strives to set a standard for excellence in recognizing the important work of emerging talent and masters of the cinema craft.

JURY AWARDED:

Best Feature Film
Best Short Film
Best Director
Best Editing
Best Music
Best Screenplay
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Documentary
Best Animation
Best Experimental Short Film

RULES

1. Submission will accepted through FilmFreeway.

2. All films must be made after 2014.

3. Any foreign films must include English subtitles.

4. All fees are non-refundable.
No refund for non selected films and incomplete entries.

5. IFF - International Film Festival is not responsible for broken or non-functioning films.

6. Not all submissions received are selected for IFF - International Film Festival.

7. All genres and formats are considered eligible for nomination
at one or more competitive categories.

8. A fee is required upon submission.
For payment structures, visit the FilmFreeway website.

9. All genre films are accepted. Multiple entries are allowed.
You can submit more than one film to the same category or different categories.
One entry fee per category.
The same film can be entered into one or more categories,
but each category requires an entry fee.

10. No inquiries or arguments will be entertained regarding non selected films.
The decision of festival selection committee will be final.

11. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.

12. IFF - International Film Festival and organizers reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or scheduling.

13. The decision of the management is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

14. The decision of jury members will be final and accepted by all.
No inquiries orarguments will be entertained.

15. IFF - International Film Festival reserves the right to move the notification date
if the Festival need more time to make selection decisions.

16. Any Film, selected or not selected, will be a decision of selection panel which is final
and accepted by all.

To submit a film, you must have created the project yourself, own the rights or have permission from the owner of the content to submit the film to us.

By submitting your film, you agree that IFF - International Film Festival can use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster) for promotional purpose.
The applicant agrees to have read and accepted the rules & regulations for participation in the IFF - International Film Festival. Under NO circumstance, the authorities of International Film Festival and Competition will entertain or be answerable to anyone else apart from the applicant.

Overall Rating
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  • Very pleasant festival and nice people who organize it! Although we did not see each other, but communication showed it! Many thanks from the entire team for recognizing our humble film!

    July 2020
  • Fotis Skourletis

    It was a pleasure to participate in International Film Festival and win the Best Editing award.

    September 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you Fotis :-)