About Shepherd's House International Film Festival
SHEPHERD'S HOUSE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is a non-profit Award-giving body.
Our primary objective is to encourage film makers to use their God given talents in creating films which convey good positive human traits and values , convey the goodness of the Lord God and the good news of salvation through Christ Jesus.
IT IS NOW ON IT’S 3rd YEAR, and starts accepting entries for it's 3rd season!
(From the same Team Head of award giving body GMP Christian Film Festival )
ABOUT the Organizer Head:
Mon Gabriel is a Carlos Palanca Awardee Writer, Christian Film Director and TV Movie actor , and an Associate Pastor of FLCCPI.
He is a member of FDCP Film Development Council of the Philippines. (FDCP is governed under The Philippine Government)
He is also a member of Film Academy of the Philippines Screenwriters Guild.
He is one of the evaluators/voters representing the screenwriter's guild for 2020, the 38th Luna Awards of Film Academy of the Philippines for Best Picture and Best Screenplay category.
He was the Team Head Organizer of GMP Christian Film Festival.
ANNOUNCEMENT! NOV 13, 2022
Congratulations to nominees and winners of 2nd Shepherd's House Internationa film Festival!!!
BEST CHRISTIAN MICRO SHORT FILM
BEST CHRISTIAN MICRO SHORT FILM FOR CHILDREN
Ballesteros on My Mind - The Film
BEST PANDEMIC MICRO SHORT FILM
BEST CHRISTIAN VALUES SHORT FILM
BEST CHILDREN MICRO FILM
BEST ASIAN SHORT FILM
BEST EUROPEAN SHORT FILM
AFTER MEET NIGHT
BEST STUDENT CHRISTIAN FILM
A SONG OF SONGS
BEST AFRICAN SHORT FILM
BEST NORTH AMERICAN SHORT FILM
BEST MICRO SHORT FILM
BEST CHRISTIAN DIRECTOR
IN YOUR HEART
BEST MICRO SHORT FILM FOR EVANGELISM
BEST MICRO SHORT FILM FOR GOSPEL
Best Original song Award :
“Manalig ka Lang” from the film “Asking For Heaven’s Mercy”
Sang by: Merry Nina Avance
Lyrics by Gerardo Jumawan
Arranged by Jay-ar Santos
2ND BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD :
• MATTHEW ROOTS “PABLO”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARDS :
• DAVE HOBBS “THE STRANGER”
• ROLLZ ELAN MANINGAS “DED-MA”
The 3rd BEST supporting actress AWARDS :
• JAEPHAET ANGELA “DED-MA”
• ZENAIDA DELA VEGA “DED-MA”
The 2nd Best supporting actress award :
• ELSIE YAN-ANG “DED-MA”
And the Best supporting actress award :
• LINDA PARAS “TEARS OF YESTERDAY
THE 3rd best director AWARDS :
• CLIFTON ABUAN “JOPEL”
• GIRARD TECSON “NATURAL STARTER”
THE 2ND best director AWARDS :
• GERRY MANUS “PABLO”
• PIA STROMME “CHARLIE SURFER”
And the Best director award :
• JUDY ENGLAND “THE STRANGER” (USA)
THE 2ND best CHILD ACTRESS AWARD goes to….
• IMANI RENEE GREEN “UNAWARE
BEST child actress award :
• HANZEL PUNZALAN “ASKING FOR HEAVEN’S MERCY”
THE 3RD BEST PICTURE AWARD :
• “CHARLIE SURFER”
2ND BEST PICTURE AWARD :
BEST PICTURE AWARD :
• “THE STRANGER”
3rd BEST actress AWARD :
• ROSELYN OUDENAMPSEN “PABLO”
2nd Best actress award goes to...
• GINA DOBSON “THE STRANGER” (USA)
• Suzanne SCHMIDT “Not Nothing”
Best actress award :
• LUDY CABALLERO “DED-MA” (PHILIPPINES)
2nd Best actor award:
• MAICEY BENJAMIN “PABLO”
Best actor awards:
• KRIS KORKALO “THE STRANGER”
• JEK JUMAWAN “TEARS OF YESTERDAY”
Once again, congratulations to all the winners, To GOD be all the glory!
ANNOUNCEMENT: NOV 08, 2022
Winners of the 2nd Season will be announced on November 12, 2022, during the Award's Night to be held in Great Eastern Hotel, Aberdeen Court, Quezon City Philippines!
Good luck to all selected film and nominated entries! God bless!
The Bread sticks of Mookaberry present "Bread of Life" created by Nongolo Muteto
Tuxedo Praise ™ a cool animated music video about Penguins Praising Jesus the Penguin way by Nongolo Muteto
Director Nongolo Muteto
Asking For Heaven's Mercy
Director GERALDO B. JUMAWAN
TEARS OF YESTERDAY
Director GERALDO JUMAWAN
Director CHUNXIAO YU
Director Reinhard Fust
Submitter clifton abuan
Tykarindom Saga: Part 1 Supernaturalites
Director Djay Johnson
Giggle Wiggle – Hot Summer Day
Director Marzena Nehrebecka
Director Suzanne Schmidt
Director Judy England
Director Lindsey Ward
Director Russ Emanuel
Director Miguel Gierran
Ballesteros on My Mind - The Film
Director Karlo Garcia Gino
In your heart
Director Gala Bichir
Director Sanelle Sibanda
RED DRIVE: 2020 The Aftermath
Director Oluwatosin Ayilara
After Meet Night
Director Eugene Feoktistov
Director Xinyuan Zhao
PABLO 'SHORT FILM
Director GERRY MANUS
Director Joshua Hieber
Children of God
Director Matthew Faye Terry
The Master's Call
Director Stevie Nosekabel
Director Mario Hasan
Director Hui Tan
Director Al Davis
Director Pia Strømme
Corona Man ( Short Film )
Director AKASH SINGH
Le Vie Cave
Director Stefano Virgilio Cipressi
Director Kostiantyn Mishchenko
A Song of Songs
Director Elsa Koppel
Muddling Through It
Director Mary E. Koppel
Director Nicolle M Whalen
Director Jokūbas Vilius Tūras
It's Not Me
Director Girard Tecson
Hello Yesterday - A short silent film
Director IMOLE LADIPO
Directors Rollz Maningas and Apollo
Director YURY MAXIMOV
in Best Christian Story
ACCEPTANCE OF ENTRIES FOR 2ND SHEPHERD'S HOUSE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2022 IS OFFICIALLY CLOSED!
JUDGES HAD BEGAN EVALUATING FILMS FOR FINAL SELECTIONS AND NOMINATIONS!
SUCCESSFUL JUDGES DAY HELD LAS SEPTEMBER 28, 2022
To God be the glory!
Shepherd's House International Film Festival encourages film makers to use their God given talents in creating films which convey good positive human traits and values , and/or the goodness of the Lord and/or the good news of salvation through Christ Jesus.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL WINNERS of the 1ST SHEPHERD'S HOUSE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL!!!
Here's part 1 of a two-video-presentation of the Announcement of winners for the 1st Shepherd's House International Film festival!!
TO GOD BE ALL THE GLORY!
MATEUS – Best Micro Short Film
• Best Micro Short Film for Children
• 2nd Best Micro Short Film For Bullying Awareness
• 7th Best Picture
3rd Best Actress
Special Jury Award Best Actor
• 3rd Best supporting actor Michael Pimpo
• Best Child actor Gavin Bafield
• 3rd Best Child Actor Hunter Nickless
2nd Best Inspirational Micro Short Film
SAFE DISTANCE - Best Quarantine COVID-19 Micro Short Film.
THE GATE- SPECIAL JURY AWARD
• Best Micro Short Film
NUMBERS- SPECIAL JURY AWARD BEST Micro Short Film
PEOPLE WHO NEED PEOPLE – 3rd Best Inspirational Micro Short film
PASSING BY ZE MAROVAS –
Special Jury Award Best Inspirational Micro Short Film
LOOK UP – 3RD BEST INSPIRATIONAL Micro Short Film
•Special Jury Award Best Micro Short Film
THE QUIET ONES –
SPECIAL JURY AWARD BEST INSPIRATIONAL. Micro Short Film
DARING TO BE DIFFERENT - Best Christian Values Film
THE GOLDEN RING PORTAL
Special Jury Award for Best Modern Christian film
8th Best Picture
Special Jury Award Best Director
Special Jury Award Best Visual Effects
SHELTERED IN YOUR LOVE
Best Youtube Inspirational Short Film
• 2nd Best Micro Short film about COVID 19 Pandemic
THE STRANGER - Best Christian Micro Short Film
BEING HADDIE - Best Micro Short Film For PWD Awareness
TOSSED OUT - Best Inspirational Micro Short Film
4TH Best Picture
• 4th Best Actress
2nd Best Supporting Actress
• Best Micro Short Film For Bullying Awareness
HITLIST - 2nd Best Picture
• 2nd Best Screenplay
• 2nd Best Actor
• 2nd Best Supporting Actor
• 2nd Best Actress
• BEST DIRECTOR (JAMIE KASSLER)
ACCEPTANCE - BEST MICRO SHORT FILM FOR DISCRIMINATION AWARENESS
LAST WORDS – Special Jury Award
• Best Micro Short Film on Advocacy for Social Issues
LOCKDOWN 8½ - Special Jury Award
• Best Quarantine COVID 19 Mcro Short Film
MATE – Special Jury Award
• Best Micro Short Film.
MICHIKO - Best Asian Short Film
I am Christmas - Best Micro Short Film For Gospel
FAITH AND TANGO - Best South American Short Film
THE NARROW PATH
• Best Screenplay
• Best Actor
• Best Supporting Actor
• Best Actress
• Best Supporting Actress
• 2nd Best Child Actress Mia Thibodeaux
• 3rd Best Child Actress Antonella Baez
• 3rd Best Director
THE BIBLE SAYS
Special Jury Award Best Micro short film on Bullying Awareness.
Best Micro Short Film on Advocacy for Social Issues
THE ONE WHO HEARS
Best Evangelism Movie
URSA AND URSU - Jury Award Best Micro Short Film for Children
OUR STORY - Best African Short Film
Special Jury Award Best Youtube Inspirational Micro Short Film
Special Jury Award Best Asian Film
• 2nd Best North American Film
4th Best Screenplay
OUR FATHER –
Special Jury Award Best Micro Short Film
LITTLE CHURCH – Special Jury award Best Micro Short Film
POOR PEOPLE - BEST EUROPEAN Short FILM
SPECIAL JURY AWARD BEST CHRISTIAN MICRO SHORT FILM
JUSTIN AND THE WERLOOBEE
Special Jury Award Best animation Micro Short film
THE WITNESS- BEST NORTH AMERICAN CHRISTIAN SHORT FILM.
THE SILENCE OF GOD
Best Christian Film
UNIQUE / NAIIBA
Best Micro Short Film With PWD Theme
JUST ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE
Special Jury award for Excellence
Belle ile in Acadie
Special Jury Award Best North.American Short Film
Special Jury Award for Excellence
A MOSES PRAYER FOR EASTER –
•Special Jury award for BEST ANIMATION MICRO SHORT FILM FOR CHILDREN
•Special Jury award for Best Micro short film For Gospel
• Best Micro Short film For Evangelism
QUARANTINE (I KEEP YOUR COMPANY)
Special jury award for Best Quarantine Covid 19 Micro Short Film
CHANGE OF COURSE
3RD BEST Quarantine COVID 19 Micro Short Film
Best Christian Micro Short Film For Advocacy on Social Issues
Special Jury Award Best Micro Short Film For Advocacy on Social issues
BEST MICRO SHORT FILM ON COVID 19 PANDEMIC
6TH BEST PICTURE
Special Jury Award Best Actor
6th Best Actress
BATA SANG SAKADA –
3RD BEST PICTURE
3RD Best actor
5th Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor
3rd Best supporting Actress
2nd Best Child actor
2nd Best Director
5TH BEST PICTURE
Special Jury Award Best Supporting Actor
3rd BEST ACTRESS
3rd Best Supporting Actor
BEST CHILD ACTRESS
Special Jury Award Best Director
Best Picture (Producer) Certificate and Trophy
The following will receive certificates and Trophies.
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Child actor/actress (if applicable)
and other Special Awards (will ALSO receive certificates)
(Particular awards will not be given if none passed the criteria scores of 80%)
Online Applications only Due to Covid19 Virus Pandemic!
1.All entries must be submitted through FilmFreeway. https://filmfreeway.com/ShepherdsHouseInternationalFilmFestival
2. All films must have a running time including credits of minimum 10 minutes to maximum 40 minutes (Regular entries) and 15 mins below ( For Micro short films)
3. Films should convey good positive human traits and values , and/or the goodness of the Lord and/or the good news of salvation through Christ Jesus.
4. Entries filmed with the use of any camera (digital, mobile, pro-cam ) is acceptable as long as the film itself is clear and of good quality.
5. Entry fee non-refundable.
6. We will accept entries from AUGUST 17, 2022 until Sept 15, 2023.
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening (including but not limited to multiple screenings in multiple International locations), and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Shepherd's House International Film Festival and its whole team and group from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
Do not send any discs or files to us. Online materials via FilmFreeway are good enough for now. We select and screen around 20-50 films a year. If you are selected we'll ask you for a copy of the film (in case we need clearer copy) and permission to use it for festival and screening purposes.
7. Winner's will be announced on the award's night on November 12, 2023 which will be held in Great Eastern Hotel or FDCP Cinemateque or other venue. depending on availability and situation.
For The 3rd year's Festival 2022-2023
We will be giving the following awards based on the following criteria:
Award: BEST PICTURE (Best Feature Short Film)
Clarity of Message 40%
Over-all film production Quality 40%
1. Elimination to 20-50 selected films after judges screening of all entries,
2. Selection of Finalist for nomination of all awards based on the top 20-50 films by around 20 judges led by Head Judges.
3. The selected films copyright owners (producers) will submit a letter stating ownership of the film for the festival screenings.
Send: via email email@example.com
These selected films will be shown on the day of the festival in the selected venue (Great Eastern Hotel/ or FDCP Videoteque/ or other venues) by the SHIFF (except during unfavorable condition like (Covid 19) pandemic, natural and man-made disasters)
(Note: Judges will be well-respected film actors, directors, writers and Pastor and film makers..
Producers will be notified on the status of their entries via e-mail.)
NOTE: Winners will shoulder their own expenses in case they want to attend the actual awarding, as well as the shipping fees of trophy and actual certificates.