The Comedy Drama Film Festival
Other Half Fest
the 1st Edition
Welcome to The Comedy Drama Film Festival The Other Half Fest!

We accept films covering the entire spectrum of human relationships that cause laughter and tears, a storm of experiences.

The intricacies of life situations are indicating in films at the Other Half Comedy-Drama Film Festival!


This is the best opportunity to share your film with indie film lovers, find your fans, meet the pros, and just to enjoy watching movies!


The festival was set to raise awareness and promote independent films all over the globe, to give filmmakers a comfortably accessed venue to have their work showcased to fans and pros in a spirit of friendship, positive feelings, and dialogue, to help the filmmakers publicize their films selected for the festival.


The festival is an invitation-only event with online access. 

Only registered attendees can access the screening room. 


The Screening Room has 1500 seats which you can comfortably attend online from all over the globe.

Our followers will receive information about the selected films on social media.

You meet and enjoy watching many new independent films.

You can meet and talk to filmmakers, pros, fans, and other attendees directly in the Screening Room.

You can learn from other filmmakers and share your experience.

You will enjoy a unique atmosphere. Friendship and positive feelings only!


To learn more about the MovieScreenPro Screening Room please click here


The festival accepts all kind of films according to the submission categories. 

The festival does not give fee waivers.

The festival does not give refunds.

The film submission fee does not guarantee acceptance and no refund will be provided if your film is not selected.

If you wish to be eligible for multiple awards you have to submit to several categories.

All projects must be in English or have English subtitles.

The festival is not responsible for any copyright infringement of your material.

You give the festival the permission to publish your images, posters, trailers, and parts of your film (not longer than 1 min) on the Festival’s website and/or social media pages for the promotional proposals.

All projects must have been completed on or after January 01st, 2015.

All projects must have cleared or licensed copyright materials

We are not held responsible for the content of your submissions



The Category Award, Laurels, and the Certificate. The Festival Jury selects the winners of the festival categories.  

The Audience Award, Laurels, and the Certificate. The film receiving the most votes of the attendees in the screening room gets the Audience Award.

The Fan Award, Laurels, and the Certificate. The film receiving the most votes in social media gets the Fan Award. We accept votes in the special posts.

The Awards, Laurels, and Certificates may be sent by email.


Welcome to The Comedy Drama Film Festival The Other Half Fest!


Please, read the festival rules carefully.

The Categories:
Feature Film (51 min and longer) 
Short Film (50 min and shorter)
Best Comedy 
Best Drama
Best Student Film
Best Director
Best Actor
Best Actress
The Deadlines:

April 6th, 2019
May 6th, 2019
June 6th, 2019
July 6th, 2019
August 6th, 2019
September 6th, 2019
October 6th, 2019
November 6th, 2019
December 6th, 2019 
The Notification Date: 
January 13th, 2020
The Event Dates:
January 24th-25th, 2020

The Comedy Drama Film Festival The One Half Fest


10250 Constellation Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90067 c/o Magwill Entertainment, LLC