The 2024 DIAMOND GLOBE AWARDS will take place on June 28 at the historic CAPPA THEATER in Jamestown, NY. Our plan is three yearly events. Our June mega festival, the Fall Fest at the end of September both which are LIVE IN THEATER events and the Winter Fest which will be online.
GET YOUR FILM DISTRIBUTED! CONTRACTS AWARDED WITH TROPHIES AT THE DIAMOND GLOBE RED CARPET EVENT!
In 2023 the International New York Film Festival introduced the DIAMOND GLOBE AWARDS! A glittering, 10 " platinum globe. Three nominations per category with ONE WINNER, "BEST OF EACH CATEGORY! Plus, the BEST OF THE BEST, "DIAMOND GLOBE AWARD", for one film judged the TOP in the entire festival will receive the magnificent 14" glittering, mirrored, platinum Globe with a platinum plate.
The 11th Annual International New York Film Festival, (INYFF) is a screening, award with distribution event.
This year we will also continue our online screening event with a VIDEO MEET AND GREET and nearly 100 online screeners available on our secured platform 24/7 and INCLUDES THE LIVE IN REAL TIME DIAMOND GLOBE AWARDS! So, if you cannot attend the live event you can view the LIVE Diamond Globe Award ceremony AS IT IS HAPPENING! Now, friends, family, cast and crew who aren't able to attend the live event can be part of the online screening festival which will also give us the opportunity to show more films as well and have more official selections.
In the INYFF first time filmmakers with no-budgets to seasoned pros with name talent and multi-million dollar budgets screen together in the most eclectic film festival anywhere in NY and the world. Submit today and become part of the INYFF family.
DIAMOND GLOBE AWARD WINNERS, All deliverables must be met including a trailer and the film in a Prores HQ file for distribution.
The International New York Film Festival is seeking outstanding filmmakers of all ages. Innovative, creative, unique in their vision. All genre are accepted.
Unfortunately due to the importance of the film submission revenue in operating the Festival we are unable to offer fee waivers. Recognizing the funding challenges that filmmakers face we encourage you to take advantage of the EarlyEarly Bird Deadlines.
Three nominations per category, ONE BEST AWARD WINNER IN EACH!
DIAMOND GLOBE AWARD winners will receive the magnificent 10" glittering, mirrored Globe trophy with a world wide distribution deal for all winners with films over 25 minutes.
ALSO, THE BEST OF THE BEST "DIAMOND GLOBE AWARD". A huge 14" glittering, mirrored platinum globe for the TOP FILM of the entire festival.
DIAMOND GLOBE AWARDS are only awarded to those ATTENDING THE LIVE EVENT!
Not all official selections are screened LIVE but ALL official selections are included in our online version of the festival and are qualified for all awards and distribution deals.
NOTE: FOR THE ONLINE VERSION AND THOSE NOT ATTENDING A LIVE EVENT BUT AN AWARD WINNER, CUSTOM DIGITAL CERTIFICATES ARE SENT WITH A LAUREL.
DISTRIBUTION AWARD CONTRACT PRESENTED AT THE INYFF June LIVE event, our Fall Fest LIVE event and the online WINTER FEST. Both LIVE June and September events hold an online event as well.
WE NOW ACCEPT DIGITAL DOWNLOADS FOR ALL FEATURES AND SHORTS!
Send Posters to;
INYFF FESTIVAL SUBMISSION
P.O. BOX 373
ELLINGTON, NY 14732
Only completed films may be submitted. (No rough cuts).
Films must have been made between 2010 and 2024.
Filmmaker must own all rights to their film and music and/or have secured rights.
Competition is open to U.S. and International entries. International films must be in English or with English subtitle.
"THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OF SUBMISSION FEES!"
It is up to the filmmaker to keep on top of all notifications and emails sent about the INYFF 2024.
All rules and requirements must be met.
We also have online and live meet and greet . All those submitting are advised to sign up for a FREE VIMEO account if they do not already have one.