Mindfield showcases features, shorts and music videos by filmmakers from around the world, celebrating and supporting independent, new and alternative filmmakers not just during our annual Film Festival but throughout the year with our monthly competitions.

Winners of our monthly online competition will automatically be in the official selection of our annual festival.

Mindfield aims to show the very best in new independent cinema and to give filmmakers a place to show their work to people who appreciate it.

MONTHLY COMPETITIONS:
Each month we give filmmakers the opportunity to submit their latest work and compete with others.

The monthly winners will automatically qualify for our Annual Film Festival. Ever winner will get a digital certificate and has the option to purchase a trophy.

FILM FESTIVAL
Our annual Festival will screen all the winning movies of our monthly competitions, together with the rest of the official selection.

All the movies screened will compete with each other, the winners will be announced at the awards ceremony.

Next Monthly Competition:
OCT 7 2016

Festival Dates:
AUG 26TH - 27TH 2017

Venue:
Raleigh Studios, Hollywood
5300 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA
90038

Awards & Prizes

- Best Feature Film
- Best Documentary Feature
- Best Short Film
- Best Documentary Short
- Best Director
- Best Screenplay
- Best Actor
- Best Actress
- Best Music Video
- Best Trailer
- Best Score
- Best Cinematography
- Best Sound Design

Rules & Terms

· Entries must be in English or - Subtitled, dubbed in English.

· Every submission has to pick one main category.
· Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.
· All entries should be sent via FilmFreeway. Please don't send discs or any downloadable files to us.
· Works in progress are accepted.
· Entries will not be returned.
· Entry fees are non-refundable

18 Reviews

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    bristol mac donald

    A very good festival with great communication.

    February 2017
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    Edgar Baghdasaryan

    Dear friends. Many thanks to your beautiful festival of our entire crew grupp. I course from me personally. For highly appreciated our work. For us it is very important. Thank you. Good luck and prosperity.

    February 2017
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    Robert J. Rogers

    Every time I enter your festival, you honor my work. Thank you so very much. R.J. Rogers ...

    February 2017
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    Mia Ginaé Watkins

    Very cool film festival. Glad I submitted!

    February 2017
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    Anthony Brennan

    Brilliant. Thank you Mindfield LA. You made this little Aussie Indie film maker very happy

    December 2016