OUT OF THE CAN FILM FESTIVAL is a new and exciting 3rd Festival that will be held at the Derby Quad In August 2019 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/SciFi, 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 the trophy and have the opportunity to have there project up on the big screen.

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

One of our Main Sponsors FILM VOLT LTD 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 years awards.

What we’re looking for: Feature films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), 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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  • Mike Rutkoski

    A wonderful festival! So happy to be a part of it, thanks.

    September 2018
  • Michael Davis

    We are thrilled you enjoyed our series The Grimoire Chapters. Exciting films and an attentive staff. A great festival to be a part of! Hope to submit again soon!

    September 2018
  • Wayne Keeley

    Great festival with which to be associated. We were thrilled that our film History of Everything -- Kissy Cousins Monster Babies was part of it!

    September 2018
  • Nicole Ferre

    An amazing experience... overwhelmed by the modesty of the organizers... THANKS for the BEST FILM AWARD.
    Obliged 🙏🏆🙏

    August 2018
  • I like it very much, full of talented filmmakers and the director so kind and making sure everything was good.

    August 2018