We welcome you to Starshine Film Festival.

The mission of the festival is to promote films, helping filmmakers to improve their careers.

SFF is a festival with yearly LIVE Audience screening and Award ceremony.

At the final event, our Jury will award the best films after live screenings.
All filmmakers are invited to the Gala to experience a great evening of movies with a final dinner.

* All winners will receive an official laurel and a free certificate (PDF/JPG file, ready for print).

We communicate all official laurels and certificates with useful information within 48 hours of notification date to the email ids available via FilmFreeway. Please check your email junk/spam/trash folder if you do not see it in your inbox.

Best Narrative Feature
Best Narrative Short
Best Documentary
Best Animation
Best Indie Film
Best Series
Best Music Video
Best Director
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Original Score
Best First Time Director
Best Student Film
Best Screenplay
Best Actor
Best Actress

We accept story-based films, which can be in the form of narrative (fiction), documentary (non fiction), or animation.

By submitting your film, you acknowledge that we promote some of the films by uploading the trailers/teasers/posters/production stills and so you agree to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose.
However the films will not be available online.

Entry fees are non-refundable.
Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.

We do not accept:
1. Amateur videos or movies with poor standards (bad sound, lack of subtitles/captions for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD);
2. Films involving politics or promoting political agenda;
3. Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations;
4. Films made before 2012.

Overall Rating
  • We are very happy and delighted with this magnificent award, it is great news and gives us a lot of strength and energy to keep working.
    Our “In october” composition has been Winner into this competition. Thanks for your attention.
    Congratulations for your fantastic and very good festival, absolute success of organization, we are impressed and wish you can fulfill many more editions.
    Thank you so much,
    Juan and Toni Giménez Cerezo (GimEnez Bros.)

    September 2019
  • Thank you Starshine its my best experience to be part of your festival. I love the Starshine

    August 2019
  • Khalid Al-Rowaie

    Dear friends.. thanks you for the greet festival and wishing you all the best

    August 2019
  • Starshine Film Festival really shine bright, the support was awesome, the operation was smooth, and the trophy is sweet. I highly recommend Starshine Film Festival!!! Keep the Light Bright, leading others to success. Dr Jerry Brown The Flowers Of Rose. www.thejerrybrown.com

    July 2019
  • YuBin Zheng

    It is a pretty good festival

    July 2019