The 2nd Annual International Comedy Film festival is a chance to shed light to the amazing world of comedy filmmaking! This year we'll be at the Cinemark Theater in Salem, New Hampshire ! The International Comedy Film festival is the most exciting comedy-specific film festival in all of New England. We're dedicated to showcasing films from the world's most talented comedic filmmakers. Our program is packed with award-winning films from every corner of the globe. This started as a way of showcasing our love for all things comedy, and now it's grown to be a complete celebration of comedy surrounded by other incredible talented and passionate creators in the industry!
We believe in selecting and awarding films that leave a laughing impact. Films that really stick with you beyond your viewing. The International Comedy Film festival is a must for established and up-and-coming filmmakers who have created short and feature films that audiences will not and can not forget. We believe in integrating both films from seasoned professionals, as well as passionate new filmmakers, so we can create the chance to connect both sides of the industry effectively.
Our selection committee programs every type of film in the comedy genre: from simple sketch to high-budget dramedy, and everything in between. 2020 is certainly a good year for comedy! We need it after all. So we look forward to giving you all the most incredible International Comedy Film Festival yet, come 2021! We can't wait to see your amazing work!
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Winners in every category will be awarded and announced live at the awards show!
ALL Finalists and Official Selections will receive 2 full festival passes to the premiere event. These passes will include everything the festival offers!
Awards will be presented in the following categories:
Best Feature Film
Best Short Film
Best Student Film
Best Super Short Film
Best Student Director
Best Feature Screenplay
Best Short Screenplay
Best Online Content
All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway with a secure online screener.
-Each accepted film must be submitted in the .mp4 or .mov format, preferably.
-By submitting to the festival you confirm that you own the rights of the film, including the rights to the music in the film.
-There is no minimum running time.
-Films must have been completed on or after Jan 1st, 2018.
-All comedy genres are welcome (narrative, animated, experimental, documentary, musical, sketch, etc.)
-Filmmakers may submit multiple entries as long as each film is submitted with its own Entry Form, online screener and paid Entry Fee.