Los Angeles CineFest is a ONLINE and LIVE International Event. Los Angeles film industry specialists announce semi-finalists, finalists and winners each month. Once a year we have LIVE event and we screen ONE FILM or VIDEO- Best of the Best (from all categories and all months).

Awards & Prizes

Each year we select ONE Best Of The Best (from all categories and all months) and the prize is the Golden Plaque + Live Screening in theater in Los Angeles. Next edition will take place on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Promenade Playhouse, 1404 Promenade Blvd, Santa Monica CA.

2016 Winner will have a chance to meet with audience and participate at Q and A after screening.

Short Film
Short Documentary
Web Episode
Feature Film
Feature Documentary
Film about Cosmos
Music Video
Drone Films
Web/New Media
Screenplay (Short Films)
Screenplay (Feature Films)
Television Script
Song (Song from film included)
Film Score
Photography (any topic, photo from the set included)
Poster (any poster, film poster included)
Best of Audience (Audience vote for each submission from each category)

Rules & Terms

1. We'll not show semi-finalists work online (open for public) We will ask you later, if you want to show your work publicly, when we announce you as Finalist or Winner.
2. Our judges has an access to all submitted work and they vote without sharing your work publicly.
3. All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway. Please don't send discs (CDs, DVDs, BluRays) or any downloadable files to us directly, such as high resolution posters or other digital media.
4. By submitting to the festival you confirm that you own the rights of the work submitted.

173 Reviews

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    Clinton West

    I've enjoyed this festival. Their communications are quick and to the point. I will continue to push my scripts through LA CineFest to help in providing me a gauge of my work. Thanks again, everyone!!

    February 2017
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    Bhrugesh Amin

    Everyone should take a part of this amazing film festival.

    February 2017
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    bristol mac donald

    A great festival. Good communication. Thank you for a wonderful experience.

    February 2017
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    A genuine Reviewer Board having a broad mind of accepting the talents all over the world

    February 2017
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    Steven Karaoulanis

    Thanks for making my movie a Semi-Finalist. I hope next time my film to get to the final.

    February 2017