The Comedy Drama Film Festival The Other Half Fest
About: Our film festival is dedicated to independent films covering the entire spectrum of human relationships that cause laughter and tears, a storm of experiences. All projects must be in English or have English subtitles. There is no restriction on the production date and duration.
Screening Format: Live-Online. We screen films in the Screening Room with online access one after another according to the schedule. The festival is an invitation-only event. 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.
Festival & Submission details: If you wish to be eligible for multiple awards you have to submit to several categories. The festival is not responsible for any copyright infringement of your material. You give the festival permission to publish your images, posters, trailers, and parts of your film (no longer than 1 min) on the Festival’s website and/or social media for the promotional proposals. The information about the selected films will be published on The festival does not give refunds. The submission fee does not guarantee acceptance and no refund will be provided if your film is not selected. We are not held responsible for the content of your submissions
Awards: The Category Award. The Festival Jury selects the winners of the festival categories. The Audience Award. The film receiving the most votes of the attendees in the screening room gets the Audience Award. The Fan Award. The film receiving the most votes in social media gets the Fan Award. We accept votes in the special posts. All the winners receive the Award signs, Laurels and Certificates by email. The winners may get other valued prizes such as discounts, distribution and collaboration offers, etc.
Submission 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