TRIFI Film Festival....
To promote and encourage future artists and artisans in the art, media, and technology of film making. To further public awareness and appreciation of motion pictures as an art form. To support the education of the general public in these areas by hosting annual film exhibitions, lectures, seminars, workshops, and other activities.

TRIFI motto is “To spotlight independent films with limited budgets using unlimited imagination!”

Films may also be selected to screen with no extra fee at Worldcon76 Film Festival in San Jose, California USA on August 16-20, 2018 - Radcon SF&F Convention in Pasco WA February 16-18, 2018 - Seattle Crypticon May 4-6, 2018 (2 hour block - Horror Shorts only)

TRIFI (TCIF3) is a Washington state non-profit organization.
A Registered 501c3 Tax-Exempt Organization

Awards & Prizes

-Best SF&F Feature Film Award - To be the best of the "Best Independent SF&Fantasy Film" award your production must be this genre and must be longer than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

-Best SF&F Film Short - To be the best of the "Best Independent SciFi & Fantasy Film" award your production must be this genre and must be shorter than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

-Best Horror Feature Film Award - To be the best of the "Best Independent Film" award your production must be this genre and must be longer than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

-Best Horror Film Short - To be the best of the best "Best Horror Independent Film" award your production must be of this genre and must be shorter than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

-Best Animation Film Short - To be the best of the "Best Animation Independent Film" award your production must be shorter than 60 minutes and entries must include animation and may also include live action.

-Best Comedy Film Short - To be the best of the "Best Comedy Independent Film" award your production must be shorter than 60 minutes and entries must include animation and may also include live action.

-Best Documentary Film Short - To be the best of the "Best Documentary Independent Film" award your production must be shorter than 60 minutes and entries must include animation and may also include live action.

-Best Drama Film Short - To be the best of the "Best Drama (Thriller & Suspense) Film" award your production must be this genre and must be shorter than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

-Best Fan Film Award - To be the best of the "Best Fan Film" award your production must be shorter than 60 minutes. Entries can be animated, live action film, or a mix of both.

Rules & Terms

Please read the following carefully.
General Rules for entry:

1. Films submitted should be in one of the following
categories:
Short Film (under 40 minutes)
Feature Film (over 60 minutes)

2. All Films will be reviewed by TRIFI staff.

3. The submission must be accompanied by the
official entry form and (US) entry fee.

4. To be accepted; submitted films must be completely
edited and in their final completed form.

5. Entry fee covers one film and/or trailer by
submitter.

6. Films can be live action, animation or a
combination of both.

7. Film categories include: “Judged for award” or
“For exhibition only.”

8. Preferred video file format - 1080/720HD H.264 mp4 file

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    Timothy Vandenberg

    What a cool festival and great opportunity to have our film scene . Thank you for having us and for all the work you put in to make a filmmaker friendly festival!!

    Timothy Vandenberg
    Director, AGATHA

    November 2017