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Submissions open for 2018 NYC 2 Paris International Film Festival

We are accepting submissions for the 2018 NYC 2 Paris International Film Festival! All happening September 9 to 16, 2018! Regular Deadline is quickly approaching, mark your calenders for May 10th!! NYC 2 Paris International Film Festival honors the Best in Category which includes Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary, Best Short Documentary, Best Short Narrative, Best Super Short, Best Music Video, as well as Best Director and Best Screenplay. The NYC 2 Paris International ...

Call for Entries NOW OPEN!

We are now accepting submissions to the ICE Film Fest. You can submit your film through the submissions page on our website. . We accept submissions through our website, through FIlmFreeway, and Withoutabox. Entry fees are: $25 feature June 15 - October 31, 2015, $30 feature November 1 - December 15, 2015; $15 short June 15 - October 31, 2015, $20 short November 1 - December 15, 2015.  ...

Universal Film Festival Mission

The mission of the Universal Film Festival is to create and provide a credible and accessible venue for aspiring and talented filmmakers. The Universal Film Festival offers a medium in which Independent Filmmakers may showcase their works nationally and internationally. ...

Universal Film Festival

We are excited to announce the 9th Annual Universal Film Festival to be held in Kansas City this September.  Go to Film Freeway and submit your film today!

We are seeking all genres including documentaries of any length; feature films that are at least 60 minutes in length; and short films that are a minimum of 15 minutes in length. All entries are $50.00 by PayPal or credit card.  For questions email us at:

The mission of the Universal Film Festival is to create and provide a credible and accessible venue for aspiring and talented filmmakers.  The Universal Film Festival offers a medium in which Independent Filmmakers may showcase their works nationally and internationally.                             

Mirage Int'l Film Festival Calling for Entries

MIRAGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Calling Feature & Short Films - Screenplays - New Media     EARLY Deadline: Feb. 28, 2014   WEBSITE The MIRAGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is currenlty accepting submissions for all competition categories. Filmmakers can submit their features, shorts, new media projects or scripts at the festival website   FESTIVAL MISSION The Mirage International Film Festival’s missio...

Hotel De Sade - submission to ÉCU 2013 (official trailer)

Believing that he killed his daughter instead of saving her from kidnappers, Zhang Li is dismantled. He finds himself lured to China seeking solace in pain and blood at Paradise Hotel where every carnal and beastly desire is satiated. With a savage boss, the terrifying Burnt Man at the helm of the underground brothel, no perversion is turned away.

Deadline for Submissions to ÉCU is approaching!

For all the independent filmmakers out there; Early bird deadline for submitting your films to ÉCU is set on November 18, 2012! AsBenjamin Franklin once said; 'You may delay, but time will not!'  Submit your film now on http://www.ecufilmf   À tous les cinéastes indépendants; la deadline Early Bird pour envoyer vos films à ÉCU c'est le 18 Novembre 2012! Comme l'a dit un jour Benjamin Frankl...

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Tumbleweed Film Festival Offering Travel and Accommodations

Tumbleweed 2011 looking to get more filmmakers out to its 2011 Festival! Located in Washington state's scenic Okanogan county, TwFF if planning to shuttle accepted filmmakers out from Seattle, as well as provide accommodations, such as a filmmaker's campground. Additional events for filmmakers are planned such as wine tastings, river floats, hikes, filmmaker social and more. Tumbleweed Film Festival uses wineries to host the film festivals. Beginning in 2011, TuFF will offer accepted filmmaker...

What Does Independent Film Mean to You?

The European Independent Film Festival (ECU) asks its festival 2010 goers "What independent film means to you?" Check out the answers they give us.

Lady Filmmakers Film Festival Founders will be in CANNES SCOUTING for films this year!

Founders Mike Viayra and Patricia Viayra will be in Cannes this year scouting for great new films and talented filmmakers and actors. We are very excited to get to go again to promote the 2nd Annual Lady Filmmakers Film Festival in such an internationally diverse event such as the Cannes FIlm Festival. We will be offering a special "In Cannes" discount submission. More information will follow.We have films submitted so far from the UK, US, and Italy. We hope the list will grow! ...

Scott’s November Festival Update

  Scott Hillier Hi! Our early deadline is getting near so if you directors want your film to be in competition at ÉCU 2010 you’d best work on locking that picture and send us a screening copy as soon as possible! You’ll find submission details at While everyone seems to have spent the year being battered from pillar to post due to the World’s economic implosion, submissions have been coming in to us at a steady stream. As usual we ar...

Indie Fest USA

 INDIE FEST USA is now an IMDb Qualifying Festival

INDIE FEST USA combines four great days of independent films, live music, concerts, celebrities and parties out of this world then add the opening night welcome party and closing night awards show. But we don't stop there! We join great indie films with local community indie bands and artists, each sharing their talents and having a great time networking. Add our special invites and long contact list within the major motion picture industry including distribution and acquisition executives, studio executives and ancillary markets, and you've got a festival that really stands out in the large crowd of film festivals, and truly showcases the independent filmmaker!

INDIE FEST USA is an IMDb Qualifying Festival


THE NOMINEES AND WINNERS FROM INDIE FEST USA 2009 ARE: Gary Bryan host of the KEARTH 101 FM morning show again joined Indie Fest USA as our emcee and the awards were handed out August 28, 2009 by great celebrity friends of Indie Fest USA; Noel G., Lou Pizarro, Matt Burch, Froy Tercero, Rich Stuart, Joshuin Barker, Duke Gonzales, Joey Buttafuoco, Giovanni Leiva Sponsors Choice Award 1: WINNER "THE TRIUMPH OF WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON" Sponsors Choice Award 2: WI...

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