World Independent Cinema Awards (WICA), LONDON the home to honour Independent films and filmmakers, an annual event running 5 years now that is an awards ceremony, that supports filmmakers by giving them a platform, we show winning films of the WICA event at our film festivals through the year, in either London, Nice, Madrid, Barcelona. Antwerp, Rome, Berlin, by entering the WICA awards opens doors to other locations to promote your film, with honour and publicity. As you can see by the pictures from 2019 WICA is a live event however the pandemic is still causing many logistical problems, but we must be positive and take a day at a time.

Filmmaker Award, an international prestigious award

Entries must have been produced within the last four years. All films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English, .

If your submission is officially selected, the festival may screen your film as part of their activities to assist in the sale of your movie for up to 12 months after the festival date

The Festival is open to the public as well as attending distribution and sales professionals. We work with a number of accredited national and international press. we have TV buyers and film buyers and distributors also attending, you will if your film is nominated have one to one meetings if you wish to talk business on your movie.

Official or professional national organisations and individuals may submit feature and short films to the Festival. Films submitted for pre-selection should arrive no later than 15th October 2022 and must be shipped digitally Please note It is the International Film Festival's policy not to offer comments and reasons for films not selected for the programme.

By submitting your film you are agreeing to the Film Festival screening your film during the Festival and using your film for promotional purposes, as well as all the above