The EIFA (European Independent Film Award) is an annual online awards competition dedicated to celebrate independent films from all around the world.

Our 15 Jury Members are part of a network of industry professionals from all over Europe (France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Switzerland and Poland), with years of experience in the industry.
The quality standard of this competition is very high and only awards the best films, so winners of this competition can be very proud of their achievement.

Please note that we will not in any way display your materials online, with the exception of a poster and/or a trailer.

There are no physical screenings. And winners of awards have the option to purchase a trophy.

Every category has three awards ranks, so three winners per category (Diamond, Platinum Award, and Gold)

· Best Feature Film
· Best Short Film
· Best Feature Film Script
· Best Short Film Script
· Best Music Video
· Best Director
· Best Actor
· Best Actress
· Best Screenplay
· Best Original Score
· Best Cinematography
· Best Special Effects
· Best Editing

All Official Selections, Nominees, and Winners will receive an award certificate in electronic format, and laurels to include on their film and personal promotional materials.

· Entries must be in English or - Subtitled, dubbed in English.
· Every submission has to pick one main category
· Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.
· All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway. Please don't send discs or any downloadable files to us.
· Works in progress are accepted
· Entries will not be returned
· Entry fees are non-refundable

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  • A very beautiful festival and I would recommend it 🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹

    December 2019
  • Bea de Visser

    How nice to be selected again with my film 'The animal that therefore I am' . Thanks a lot! Keep on doing the good work

    December 2019
  • Very professional. Thank you for selecting my film!

    December 2019
  • Eric Weber

    Thank-you so much for awarding my team and I, the Bronze award in the category of 'Best Musical Score' for my Independent short film, #Roommates. My composers, Benedetto Gudotti and Giuseppe Merletti are particularly THRILLED with their award.

    December 2019
  • Alana de Freitas

    Great competition! Very friendly and communicative. Will def enter again!

    December 2019