Finally! A film festival that is genuinely design to help highlight the hardworking women in the film industry. We are also encouraging more women to direct, produce, write, and work behind the scenes as well as in front.
This is our inaugural year and we hope that you will help make this festival an annual event.
Awards & Prizes
Here are the Awards.
Animation (Please submit under short film)
Best Music Video
Best News Story
Rules & Terms
We are so excited that you are considering submitting your film to the 2016 International Women’s Film Festival. Our goal is to help women filmmakers get to next level. We want to see more content produced, directed, written by females. We want to give you, your company, and your projects the most exposure that we can but there are a few rules before submitting. If rules are broken, you will be automatically disqualified and will have to resubmit your video(s).
You also give us full permission to download a digital copy of your video as well as playing it during the festival week via projector and online . Some prizes will be granted based on the number of entries, donations and sponsors received. IWFF reserves the right to reject any submissions.
> No refund
> Must send your video before deadline
> We do not return any DVDs or Blurays. However, we can destroy them upon request
> No pornography of any kind
> Must be no longer or shorter then the required length per category
> Must pay entry fee
> Must fill out entry form