Actor&Director Awards International Film Festival (ADIFF) - is the first monthly film festival made only for actors and directors. Festival based in the Saint-Petersburg - Heart of Russian culture.
This festival organised by professionals from film industry with aim of finding the uncut gems.

Every month judge panel will from all the winners will select 1-3 Best of fest that will run in Yearly programme and will be screened in Saint-Petersburg.
ADIFF offers an opportunity to build international communications and collaborations with filmmakers.
Every finalist and winners will be posted on our website and social media pages.
Every winner will be published on our website and will have the opportunity to order official exclusive trophy.

Festival have monthly nominees & winners. Every winner from monthly competition will have Diplomas and 1-3 winners will be included in the Year edition.

Every month we'll have winners from different categories.
The Awards by category:
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress
Best Young Actor
Best Young Actress
Best Actor in Thriller
Best Actress in Thriller
Best Actor in LGBTQ+
Best Actress in LGBTQ+
Best Actor in Comedy
Best Actress in Comedy
Best Actor in Drama
Best Actress in Drama
Best Actor in Horror
Best Actress in Horror
Best Acting DUO
Best Acting Debut
Best Director
Best Female Director
Best Male Young Director
Best Female Young Director
Best Male First-Time Director
Best Female First-Time Director

Every Finalist and Winner will have opportunity to order trophy.

1. Film may be any length.
2. Film must be complete after January 2017.
3. Festival will notify you about selection.
4. Decision of festival is final.
5. By submitting your work you confirm that you own all the rights for the film.
6. ADIFF Festival can use trailer/teaser/film poster/stills or BTS for promotional purpose (but do not release, under any form or circumstances, the full film)
7. Entry fees are non-refundable.
8. Films that doesn't match category will be disqualified.
9. By submitting to ADIFF you give festival permission to live screen your film in year-round programme, if your film will be the best of monthly round.
10. ADIFF festival can change the notification and event date.
11. Non-English films must be subtitled in English.

Overall Rating
  • Great communication and support of me and the film

    July 2021
  • Very happy to have been part of this Festival,  with dance films from my "DFC dance for camera project" (COLONY,  DRESS CODE, HOME 23.20, FLOW, WAITING ROOM ). Being selected/awarded was a great honor. Great communication and feedback. Wish you all the best for your next events.
    Didier Mulleras
    choreographer - visual artist - film maker (France)

    July 2021
  • Thank you so much for the Best Male First-Time Director award for "Kettling"!

    June 2021
  • Blas Zanella

    Agradezco al festival por seleccionar mi trabajo, muy buena comunicación.

    June 2021
  • Shuvam DasGupta

    A fantastic platform for a new filmmaker like me to showcase the film. Many thanks to the organizers.

    June 2021