OUT OF THE CAN FILM FESTIVAL is a new and exciting 4th Festival that will be held at the Derby Quad In September 2020 the festival will have three days screening
We will also be supporting a local Charity Cash For Kids at the festival.

Main categories available: Best Feature Film, Best Short Film, Best Series Pilot/Program Pilot, Best Web-Series, Best B-Movie, Best Animation, Best Documentary, Best Comedy/Musical, Best Adventure/Action, Best Thriller/Mystery, Best Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Best Horror, Best Fan Film, Best Director, Best 1st Time Director, Best Producer, Best Actor Best Actress, Best Stuntman, Best Visual Effects, Best Cinematography, Best Original Soundtrack, Best Screenplay, Best Poster.

Official Winners Certificate (digital format) ready for printing and will be listed on our web site and social networks, and it will also be shared on respective IMDb pages (if applicable) award winner, who can receive the prestigious Golden Camera Award and will be listed on our web site for the whole year. Furthermore, The Category winner will receive the pdf certificate and Runners Up will get a certificate.

If applicable the Winners will also be able to talk direct to our list of Distributors to help the films progress within a verity of markets.

One of our Main Sponsors Film Volt Media and Th Film Industry Network will be offering the Winners an opportunity to get there work in front of some Top Worldwide Platforms including Netflix Amazon and HULU as part of this year’s awards.

What we’re looking for: Feature films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (nonfiction), animation, pilots’ series/program, web-series, trailer and music video. • We accept all genres in any language, only with English subtitles. •
Films must be submitted to at least one genre in order to qualify for additional categories. • After a film has been an official selection, the filmmaker will be notified via FilmFreeway. It means that you are now eligible for the awards and you can use the festival Laurel’s picture on your poster. • Winning categories are depending on the submission we receive. If we think the categories submitted is not to a standard of "Out of The Can Film Festivals awards”, it will be removed. •
Entry fees are non-refundable. By submitting your film, take note that: You agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose. Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple additional categories. We promote some of the films by uploading the trailers/teasers/posters/production stills on our website https://www.outofthecanff.com/ and on our social media.

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  • A wonderful experience!! My debut film Manaroopa (Reflection of Mind) bags Best Thriller Film 2020 award in this festival.

    November 2020
  • Thank you for my script (The legend of Baikal). I was also pleased to be able to sign up here. The festival communicated well at a distance. Great festival.

    November 2020
  • A stellar festival from start to finish. Highly enjoyable, excellent communication and a great platform to share my first short film, 'The Sound of a Smile.'

    November 2020
  • thank you for selecting my film Hannah More and supporting British film makers

    November 2020
  • We'd like to say a massive thank you to Out of the Can Film Festival for selecting our film "I Scream on the Beach!" and awarding it "Best B-Movie". Really good communication and online presence.

    November 2020