The fifth season of Iconic Images Film Festival will provide an essential promotion opportunity for Lithuania centered, one of the central countries of art in Europe. The festival is open to all new, innovative, personal, experimental, etc. films of all genres and lengths worldwide. Submissions will be accepted until 9th March. We welcome all filmlovers to our organization.

Iconic Images Film Festival is an IMDb Accredited Festival.

The festival jury evaluates all submitted films meticulously. The films selected at the end of the season will be notified to their directors via FilmFreeway by sending an e-mail. Then the winners will be notified via FilmFreeway and announced on our official website and our official Twitter page.


Best Short Film
Best Feature Film
Best Micro Film
Best Documentary Film
Animation Short Film
Best Horror / Thriller Film
Zero Budget Film
Best Music Video
Best Comedy Film
Best Asian Film
Best Experimental Film * NEW CATEGORY

Best Female Director
Best Director
Best Actress * NEW CATEGORY
Iconic Poster Design
Best Twisted Final
Best Original Story
Best Visual Elements
Best Editing
Best Trailer

- E-Signed Certificates: For Winners
- Official Laurels: For Selected Films
- Winner Plates: For The Category Winners (Optional and Includes Fee)
- A digital software gift totally worth 250 dollars to the winners in the "Best Short Film" and "Best Feature Film" awards categories.
- All selected films that are actually exhibited as part of Iconic Images Film Festival scheduled program.

1- Short films 40 minutes or less in length. We welcome featurette films in a specific category. There is no lower limit on run time.

2- Foreign language films must be made available with the original language soundtrack and English subtitles.

3- All films must be submitted as a secure online screener such as Vimeo, Youtube, etc... Once the first submission link has been received, it is not guaranteed that subsequent updates will be viewed.

4- Short and feature films must have been completed after 2014.

5- By submitting your film to the festival you agree that if your film is selected for inclusion in our screenings, we have permission to screen it in a cinema during the dates of the events listed. If you do not want your film included for any reason you must inform us within TWO working days of the final submission deadline.

6- Events will be held in Lithuania. If it is not possible, it will be held in Indonesia or Turkey. If the pandemic is still continuing, closed screening can be made.

7- For short films, we do not have a premiere policy.

8- No pornography. Explicit sexual or extreme nude content will result in disqualification.

9- Finalist films will be screened in a theatre.

10- Submitted films can't be withdrawn from competitive sections. Once accepted and confirmed, no film can be removed from the festival.

11-Notifications will be emailed. All correspondence will be done through email, only through the original submitter. Please insure that you have provided us with your correct/valid email and a valid phone number.

12- Entrants are responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses, royalties, release forms, clearances, and permits necessary to present their work. Iconic Images Film Festival is not responsible for any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, or royalty infringement related to the work.

13. It is free to send awards within the country. Shipping costs are charged for all other countries. Please refer to our official website for shipping fees.

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Overall Rating
  • Oya Gökşin Babaoğlu

    Thank you for officially selecting as well as choosing our film as one of the finalists!!!

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Hello Oya, congratulations again to you and your team on your gorgeous film 'Counting Down'. The doors of our festival are always open to you and your films and projects.

  • We're pleased to see our short film "Over" selected by this festival. We'll definitely submit again!

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Hello Barry, huge thanks for sharing your unique film 'Over' with our festival. We will always be ready for your films in the next season.

  • The cast and crew of "Ebony Hustle" are honored to be selected and participate in this festival.

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Hello John Wayne, huge thanks for your kind comments. Congratulations again to you and your team! It is always a pleasure to host your films at our festival.

  • Thank you for selecting "ofuda".
    I will encourage you in the future!

    January 2022
    Response from festival:

    Hello Yoshinobu, thank you very much for your support and kind words. We will be looking forward to your new films and projects.

  • Amazing festival!!. It was an honor for me to take part in this festival! A wonderful experience, I look forward to the next one. Excellent communication, clearly run by professionals! Highly recommend it. Congratulations to all festival team.

    December 2021
    Response from festival:

    Hello Olga and Andrii, many thanks for your kind comments. It is an honor for us to share your film "Socotra 4K" with us. Gorgeous images, great editing, perfect work! We will be looking forward to your new films and projects.