The International Wine Film Festival celebrates the perfect pairing of wine and film, featuring the best wine-themed movies, short films, and web videos along with tastings of fine wines from all over the world.

Year-round pop up screening and tasting events featuring the winning submissions, culminating with a series of vineyard screenings in June.

Rules & Terms

Only accepting WINE-THEMED video content produced in the past 24 months.

Please describe the wine-related aspect of your film project when submitting in order to avoid being rejected.

To qualify for our special screening for 2,500 attendees at the Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara, California on March 2-3, please ensure your complete submission is in before the February 15 deadline.

To qualify for the vineyard screening event series in Santa Barbara County, California on June 22-29, please ensure your complete submission is in before the May 15 deadline.

By submitting a film, you grant the Wine Film Festival the right to screen your film, copy and/or reproduce, modify, adapt and any part thereof. We may also use your submission and any other promotional material/photo and/or information submitted by you to communicate it to the public in all media, including via our website and publicity materials, or to advertise and promote the festival events and to showcase your film.

You own the copyright to your film as its author and represent and warrant that you have and will maintain all necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions we need to use your film and you will provide evidence of such on our reasonable request.

We accept no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by any person as a result of submitting a film. We take no responsibility for the information supplied by filmmakers.

You indemnify and hold harmless the Wine Film Festival 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 materials entered.

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    David Humayer

    Thank you for your work and effort. See you next year!

    August 2017
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    Justin Samuels

    Novel idea for film festival. Thank you for choosing my film and for helping to promote it.

    July 2017