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CALL FOR ENTRIES | 2016 Winter Film Awards Indie Film Fest

CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 2016 Indie Film Festival featuring emerging filmmakers in all genres.  Feb 24-27 2016 in NYC!

WINTER FILM AWARDS announces a CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 2016 Indie Film Festival to be held Feb 24-27 2016 in NYC. We seek diverse, fresh voices & creative indie films in all genres – feature length and shorts, narrative fiction, documentary, animation, horror, web series and music videos. Submissions deadlines: Early-Sept 1, Regular-Nov 1, Late-Dec 1.

Now in its fifth year, the rapidly growing Festival showcases the work of emerging filmmakers from around the world. For the 2015 Festival, 76 films from 29 countries were selected for screening, including 34 by female directors and 20 student films, and 75% had a budget under $50k. Works of all genres, forms, and lengths are considered for Festival screening.

Outstanding work will be awarded for each category, along with Best Director, Best Actor/Actress, Best Original Score, Best Foreign Language Film, Best Student Film and the NY PERSPECTIVES Award for best depiction of the New York multi-cultural experience.

Films may be submitted via

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Monday, June 1, 2015 - 6:30pm to Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 6:30pm
Submission Deadline 
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 6:30pm
419 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003
United States