Indie Cinema Magazine Awards is a film festival dedicated to independent cinema. It is managed by the editors of Indie Cinema Magazine and aims to promote auteur cinema and to be a celebration of world cinema.
Indie Cinema Magazine Awards is a bi-monthly online event with a live annual Awards Ceremony.
Our bimonthly online awards ceremonies are followed by the live Annual Gala Celebration and film screenings, both online and offline. The ceremony will be held in the leading European capitals including London, Paris, Rome. Our 2022 edition will be held in Helsinki, Finland. This celebration is a unique chance for artists to communicate and see the films.
The winners of our bi-monthly events receive diplomas. At the annual awards - winners receive trophies.
Best Feature Film
Best Feature Film Director
Best Feature Film Screenplay
Best Feature Film Actor
Best Feature Film Actress
Best Feature Film Cinematography
Best Feature Film Original Score
Best Documentary Feature Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Experimental Film
Best Music Video
Best Short Film
Best Short Film Director
Best Short Film Screenplay
Best Short Film Actor
Best Short Film Actress
Best Short Film Cinematography
Best Short Film Original Score
Best Student Film
Best Animated Film
Best Horror Film
Best Comedy Film
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Screenlife Film
Best Performance Film
All film submitters must have rights of the film.
We encourage the submission of international film or video entries, but all entries must be in English or have English dubbing or subtitles.
All entries must be available for screening during the festival.
You may submit as many entries as you like. Each entry requires its own entry fee. Fees are not refundable.
We accept online submissions.
Please submit films using FilmFreeway.
All films should have been completed within last 3 years.
All awards are based on the overall merit of the entry. Decisions by the judges are final.
Finalists will be notified a month before if their entry will be screened at the Indie Cinema Awards and considered with the other finalists for the top awards.
Festival does not deal with any copyright issues. All copyright issues should be resolved by the film authors.
Filmmakers and screenwriters retain 100% all of the rights to their projects and materials that they submit to Indie Cinema Awards.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless us, our officers, affiliates, employees, and partners from any and all claims and liability arising out of entering or transmitting your film to the Indie Cinema Awards.