Indie Visions is an international and independent event for all independent filmmakers. The goal of our festival is to support the best up and coming filmmakers from around the world and provide the opportunity to the group of young and vibrant film enthusiasts who are committed to creating spaces for independent cinema and devoted to spreading the knowledge of the modern visual art form to all interested. Because its monthly period, filmmakers will be able to get result on their films quickly. Indie Visions aims at bringing out the best fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, short, feature, music video and scripts from around the globe and promote them. We announce the award winners of the month at the start of the following month on our website.
Each month our jury watch and rate the submitted films. We announce the official selection of the month at the notification date. Next, with the second phase of reviews, the winners of the months are announced for each category.
1- Feature Film - Films under 45 minutes - Fiction/Documentary/Animation/Experimental
2- Short Film - Films under 45 minutes - Fiction/Documentary/Animation/Experimental
3- Script Competition - For films that haven't produced yet - Short Films and Feature Films
4- Music Video
SO HOW IS THE SELECTION PROCESS?
- NOT SELECTED: It means that your work hasn't been selected for the current edition of Indie Visions film festival.
- OFFICIAL SELECTION: It means that your work had been selected for the main competition and it will be screened, but you haven't won any awards. Please be careful FilmFreeway doesn't have the Nominee status and we inform all nominees by email. So if you haven't received any email about nomination, it means your final status is "official selection".
- NOMINEE:It means that your work has been selected for the main competition and you've been nominated for the award in a category, but you haven't won any awards. Please be careful that FilmFreeway doesn't have the Nominee status. We will inform all nominees by a specific email. If you haven't received any email about nomination, it means your work final status is only "official selection".
- AWARD-WINNER: It means that your work has been selected for the main competition and you've been nominated for the award in a category. Congrats! You're our winner. You'll receive the Winner laurel.
IF YOU'RE ON THE AWARD-WINNERS LIST, PLEASE CONTACT US TO GET YOUR LAUREL.
1- We accept all types of film from all over the world, and of any length.
2- Films can be submitted only through FilmFreeWay.com.
3- The submitted film must be either in English or have English subtitles.
4- The selection committees and juries decision are final.
5- Films must be available to view through FilmFreeWays’s online screening interface.
6- Monitor FilmFreeWay for the status of your submission.
7- We are going to add different venues in different countries around the world. So please be aware that if your project been selected by the festival, you must send us the English subtitle file. Our team must send it to the translation team. [Even films in English]
8- In order to participate, the entrants must bear a nonrefundable entry fee.
9- Filmmakers and screenwriters retain 100% all of the rights to their projects and materials that they submit to the Indie Visions Film Festival.
10- We don't give our selection committee and juries feedback to submitters. They only rate each project and our team choose selected works by their overall rating.
11- The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes in the profile [includes event date, notification date] of the festival if it becomes necessary to do so due to circumstances beyond his/her control.
12 -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 or screenplay to the Indie Visions Film Festival.
13- By submitting a film or script or any media through FilmFreeway, the Filmmaker agrees to grant the Festival the right to use the title, synopsis, and trailer of the Film for advertisement purposes, including using of those materials on the Festival's website and social medias.