3rd Annual Newark's Latino Film Festival 2020 celebrates the diverse Latino/Afro-Latino/Hispanic voices in film, and the creation of filmmaking from a Latino/Hispanic perspective. Honoring the cultural commercial film origins to present, cutting edge indie cinema. Local, national, and international submissions accepted. Awards in all categories. Categories include Best of Festival, Best Feature Film, Best Short Film, Best Documentary, Best Culturally Educational Film, Best Comedy, Best Music Video, Best Webisode, Best Animation, Best Student Film.

Monetary Awards, gift prizes, and statuettes. Details TBA.

Films to be submitted through upload submission for streaming viewing. Award recipients to be determined by panel selection. Venues for award winning films to be designated after winners are selected. Winners will be notified. NLFF is not responsible for transportation of award recipients to venues. NLFF will be responsible for mailing awards to recipients who cannot attend. Honorees agree to participating in promotional publicity via photos, videos, radio/audio and print media.

Overall Rating
  • Anthony Alvarez

    great festival, great communication, one of the best up and coming festivals in the new york/new jersey state area,, and very happy with the honor of winning the BEST ACTOR AWARD 2019 for my movie THE CLOSET,, Thanks hope to submit my other movies in the upcoming festivals,, BRAVO.

    November 2019
  • Antonio Lovari

    Pleasure dealing with the Newark Latino Film Festival.

    December 2018