Direct Monthly Online Film Festival also know as DMOFF is an International online film festival designed for filmmakers to promote their work through an online platform.
DIRECT MONTHLY ONLINE FILM FESTIVAL is a monthly international event. We accept short films, documentaries, animations, music video and web series of any genre. Each month our judges, watch, review and rate the submitted films. The Best Films announced as the winner of the month.
We are unable to provide a specific review for not- selected films.
OUR MISSION
We at DMOFF bringing out the Best Short, Documentary, Music video and web series from around the globe and to promote and present it all on one single platform which is our website.

Awards for films are as follows:
Best Short Fiction Film
Best Short non-Fiction Film
Best Student Short Film - Fiction
Best Student Short Film- Non-Fiction
Best Short Documentary Film
Best Short Animation Film
Best Feature Film
Best LGBTQ Film
Best Female Filmmaker
Best Music Video
Best Web Series
Best Trailer
Best Director
Best Female Director
Best Screenwriter
Best Cinematography
Best Editor
Jury Choice Award
Audiences Choice Award
Critics Choice Award
Festival Choice Award
Best Covid-19 Film
Every winner filmmaker will get a Digital Certificate and one wavier code per film for their next month's film submission (Screenplay or Critique Review category not qualified through the code). For trophies, the filmmaker/submitter has to pay the shipping fee.

Awards for written screenplay are as follows: (Semi-Annual Result)
Best Screenplay
Best Runner Up Screenplay
Best Concept
Best Writer
every winner writer will get a Digital Certificate, for trophies, the writer/submitter has to pay the shipping fee.

SUBMISSION 
The filmmakers/submitters can submit their films and screenplay online through our online film festival partner Filmfreeway, All genre films will be accepted. unproduced written screenplay only accepted through the screenplay  (Written Screenplay) Category only. Films can be submitted in more than one category, Filmmaker/Submitters submit more than one film in one or different categories. We have no rule related to the production year means the Filmmaker/Submitter can submit the film produced and completed in any year. 

SELECTED FILMS
All selected films get the notification through email only. Festival is not published full-length film without submitters permission We send notification through email to all filmmaker, if filmmaker decides not to show film online we placed the film into the private screening, all private films are equally qualified for all the awards except Top 10 of the week Competition and other Audiences Choice Award (only for online public screening films).  A filmmaker can request to change or replace the online link of the full film with the trailer of the film anytime or vice versa.
Online Screening Duration :
All selected films will be available on the website forever. The filmmaker (Submitter) can request to remove, replace the film link with the trailer or vice-versa anytime they want. 

WRITTEN SCREENPLAY
We accept written screenplay only through screenplay (written screenplay only). Please don't submit to any other category. It can disqualify the entry. All selected screenplays will get a comment of 200-350 words about the screenplay from the festival. the comment is about the screenplay and will help to improve the screenplay, festival decisions are final and no arguments will be entertained regarding the negative comment, all screenplay must be written in the English language. all selected screenplay will require full screenplay softcopy in pdf form. only synopsis, treatment can disqualify the entry. 

AWARD
Awards for films are as follows:
Best Short Fiction Film
Best Short non-Fiction Film 
Best Student Short Film - Fiction
Best Student Short Film- Non-Fiction
Best Short Documentary Film
Best Short Animation Film
Best Feature Film
Best LGBTQ Film
Best Female Filmmaker
Best Music Video
Best Web Series
Best Trailer
Best Director
Best Female Director
Best Screenwriter
Best Cinematography
Best Editor
Jury Choice Award
Audiences Choice Award
Critics Choice Award
Festival Choice Award
Best Covid-19 Film
Every winner filmmaker will get a Digital Certificate and one wavier code per film for their next month's film submission (Screenplay or Critique Review category not qualified through the code). For trophies, the filmmaker/submitter has to pay the shipping fee. 

Awards for written screenplay are as follows: (Semi-Annual Result)
Best Screenplay
Best Runner Up Screenplay
Best Concept
Best Writer
every winner writer will get a Digital Certificate, for trophies, the writer/submitter has to pay the shipping fee.

NOTIFICATIONS
After a film has been selected for the competition, the filmmaker is notified via email only. The selected films will be published on the festival website. All films which are selected/nominated for the competition or Festival will be informed only by emails & listed on the festival website. No inquiries or arguments will be entertained regarding non-selected films. The decision of the selection committee will be final.

CRITIQUE REVIEW CATEGORY
All films submitted in the Critique Review categories are directly entered into the core festival competition and equally treated for the competition, Once the competition starts our review writing team reviews the film. Reviews will be emailed to the submitter on the registered email. We'll be published it online without the submitter's permission. All non-English foreign language films must have English subtitles. Don't use any kind of Discount Code while submitting into this category, it'll lead to disqualification of the entry or the entry category will be edited into another category. 

​TOP 10 FILMS OF THE WEEK
We will announce the Top 10 films of the week every Tuesday. On the basis of top-rated films on the website, there will be one competition. This competition is only for public listed films. We will present Certificates to the highest-rated Film and badges to all nine top-rated films. This competition is based on the most liked, viewed, and shared films of the month.

OTHER FILM COMPETITION
Besides the core festival, DMOFF runs serval online film competitions for officially selected films of the DMOFF.  Each Competition is pre-announced. Festival Management has all the rights to qualify or disqualify any of the films from the competition section. We'll present Certificates to the winners of the Competitions. 

FEES 
Each entry will be accompanied by non-refundable fees The entry fee and services fee is not refundable for films that did not get selected. Entries will not be processed without entry fee payment. The submitter will be responsible for all shipping fees. The Festival will not provide any courier charges.

COPYRIGHTS 
By submitting your film to our festival you agree that your piece of work (full film, trailer) can be uploaded/embed on our website. The filmmaker/institution that is submitting the film must own the copyrights to do so and is responsible for the content they are providing. By submitting, the filmmaker allows DMOFF to create a page for their film without infringing the copyright of any kind of form. Filmmakers can make a request to remove the film link at any time. Violation of copyrights can disqualify the film at any point in the competition. 

 FESTIVAL COMMITTEE 
The decision of the Festival Committee is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The decision of jury members will be final and accepted by all no inquiries or arguments will be entertained The organizer's reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes. Festival Director reserves the right to make all decisions about the festival.
 
DISCLAIMER  
The applicant agrees to have read and accepted the rules & regulations for participation in the Direct Monthly Online Film Festival The applicant confirms that he/she has the requisite authority or has obtained the requisite authority from the producer/right holder to enter this film in the Direct Monthly Online Film Festival and make available the print for screening. Under NO circumstance, the authorities of the Direct Monthly Online Film Festival will not entertain or be answerable to anyone else apart from the applicant.

Overall Rating
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  • Salvatore Di Massa

    Thanks for the prestigious award! A beautiful festival that offers great visibility and a very high level of communication!

    June 2022
  • Paraskevas Mourikis

    Always a pleasure submitting to these guys! Love their work, will submit again!

    May 2022
  • The festival ran smoothly and communicated well with us.

    May 2022
  • Simona Calo

    Thanks for the selection, I love this festival, great communication!

    May 2022
  • Thanks for the award "Short Student Film" to my Film Spectrum. We thank you a lot for the opportunity of showing and spread our work to the world. We recommend this festival to all! Thanks!

    May 2022