Established in 2009, Oceanside Intl Film Festival officially kicks off a season of film festivals, which are conducted annually in San Diego county and usually continue through the Fall. OIFF is an opportunity for independent film makers to have their work screened and judged. It also gives the film buffs a jump-start chance for viewing local and international films at a place known for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and artistic freedom. Call to leave a message at 760-433-3632 or email OIFF@ocaf.info See OIFF Facebook page for more info: www.facebook.com/likeOIFF
Awards & Prizes
Among the highlights of the festival will be its traditional red-carpet opening gala, recognition of the industry activists, and closing ceremonies with Best-In-The-Category Awards, Best Picture Trophy, and Audience Choice Awards. Click here for list of about 20 winners from the previous year: http://osidefilm.org/2016-winning-films
Rules & Terms
Filmmakers will be notified if their work is selected for festival screening / becomes an Official Selection by July 3, 2017. FilmFreeway Secure Online Screeners, DVDs, Blu-rays, and digital files are OK for submissions. No hard drives will be accepted. After entering their submission on FilmFreeway, besides Secure Online Screener or Youtube or Vimeo link option for the Jury to view, filmmakers may mail their submissions on DVD or Blu-ray attn to OIFF by OCAF, P.O. Box 3054, Oceanside, CA 92051. Please include pre-paid postage with your submission if film copies are desired to be mailed back. Oceanside International Film Festival (OIFF) and Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) are not responsible for the origin of video and music content submitted by fillmmakers. Legal responsibility for any copyright infringement due to questionable origin of content belongs exclusively to the submitter/filmmaker. Oceanside International Film Festival (OIFF) and Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) are not responsible for any immoral or criminal past of submitters/filmmakers. It shall not be a responsibility of OIFF or OCAF to conduct background checks of submitters/filmmakers. Oceanside International Film Festival (OIFF) and Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) do not offer parental guidance according to criteria and standards of Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. Parental guidance disclosure is not mandatory and is the responsibility of submitters/filmmakers.