NIF CONTEST. Novara Indie Film Contest is an independent festival whose purpose is to enhance the cinema industry in the area. It is organized by the cultural association SystemOut, which is already known for the realization of numerous events related to both cinema and culture in Italy in collaboration with ACDS ArtInMovimento.

NIF is addressed to all those filmmakers who love cinema and put to the test its language and aesthetic research on a daily basis. This festival does not impose any limitation concerning genre and duration.


In 2019 the city of Novara, with more than 180 thousand inhabitants, will host the first edition of NIF in the welcoming cinema Araldo.

Awards:

- BEST FEATURE FILM

- BEST SHORT FILM

- BEST DIRECTOR

- BEST ACTOR

- BEST ACTRESS

NIF is divided into two categories:

- Short films: all films lasting between 1 and 59 minutes can participate;

- Feature films: all films lasting more than 59 minutes can participate;


IMPORTANT: All films in any different language from English must necessarily be subtitled in English. An exception will be admitted for films in Italian or Spanish, which don't need to be subtitled.

The deadline to register your film to 2019 NIF is August 2019.

Before submitting your film, please read carefully the rules on the official website of the event.

NIF CONTEST 2019 submission will be possible from October 1 2018 to August 31 2019 on our online platforms.

Projects submitted must be the original work of the participant, not ended before January 1-2015.

All films in any different language from English must necessarily be subtitled, in English. An exception will be admitted for films in Italian or Spanish, which don't need to be subtitled.

It is possible to submit more than one project, but each project requires the submission fee.

By submitting the film to NIF 2019 you confirm to own the rights of the film.

All films selected will be played in a cinema hall in Novara, during a public event.

NIF 2019 reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the final event.

Rates for submission are not refundable.

Complete rules and conditions are on official website www.nifcontest.com

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By submitting the film to NIF 2019 you confirm to own the rights of the film.

It is possible to submit more than one project, but each project requires the submission fee.

Rates for submission are not refundable.

NIF 2019 reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the final event.

The payment of the festival’s submission fee implies the acceptance of the rules and condition shown on www.nifcontest.com, the contestant declares to accept without exceptions.

Rules and condition are available in English, French and Italian.