FIIFF is located in Franklin, Tennessee, a unique, historic town in the greater Nashville metropolitan area. The filmmakers and celebrities alike will enjoy the ambiance, fraternity, and social experience that comes with a visit here. Our state is number seven in entertainment industry jobs for the film/television/new media in the USA so it is definately woth a visit to see what the opportunities are. Whether attending the festival or planning your next film, FIIFF will introduce filmmakers, film workers, and audience members to a place where anything is possible. Our festival staff are highly motivated and trained, our film workers are here to welcome you and our community is ready to celebrate your work. Competition is open to U.S. and International entries. Please check individual categories for additional requirements. Note: Feature Films "runtime" may not exceed 100 minutes. Short Films runtime may not exceed 15 minutes with credits.
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Awards will be presented on Sunday, August 16, 2020
Winners will be selected in the following categories:
Annimated Short Film - Under 10 minutes
Drama Feature - Under 100 minutes
Comedy Feature - Under 100 minutes
Documentary feature under 100 minutes
Short Drama - 15 minutes or less
Short Comedy - 15 minutes or less
Student Film- 9 minutes or less with credits
Music Video - 6 minutes. or less with credits
New Online Media Content- Each episode under 15 minutes
International Film -Short - Under 15 minutes
International Film Feature - Under 100 minutes
Awards up to $300 presented in the following categories:
Best Festival Film
Best Short Film
Best Foreign Film
By entering the 2020 Franklin International Indie Film Festival (FIIFF) competition you agree to the following conditions:
Entrants must be 18 years or over or have their application completed and endorsed by their legal guardian.
FIIFF 2020 Competition is open to residents of all countries unless otherwise stated
Competition is not available to FIIFF employees or their immediate families.
Entries are generally limited to one per person unless they are episodes of a webseries under 10 minutes in length.
Each entry must be accompanied by the required entry/submission fee.
End date is specified on individual competition.
FIIFF reserves the right to amend the end date at any time.
By entering the FIIFF competition, the winner agrees to participate in promotional activity where required.
Award certificates or prizes are non transferrable to another person.
NO cash alternative is available
Travel/per diem expenses are NOT included for FIIFF 2020
If the advertised prize becomes unavailable, FIIFF reserves the right to offer and alternative prize of equal or higher value.
- FIIFF Festival Competition is managed and directed by FIIFF & Tennessee Women in Film & Media and sposored by the Williamson County Cultural Arts Commission.
By entering the competition you agree to be contacted for promotional purposes.
No personal data will be shared with third parties unless stated otherwise.
FIIFF reserves the right to amend or withdraw the competitions at any time.
Prizes will be sent in a timely manner after announcement of the winners.
Entrant agrees to submit contributions that are her/his own original work. Competition entrant must not violate, plagiarize, or infringe any copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy and publicity, personal or proprietary rights.
When "Entrant" submits a project, they agree to allow FIIFF to use the material in the contribution in any way it may reasonably choose on a free-of-charge basis in any media throughout the world.
Any copyright in the contribution will remain with the Entrant and this permission is not exclusive, so Entrant can continue to use the material contributed in any way, including allowing other to use it.