October 11th, 2019
THE AWORD INDIE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
the 4th Edition
Los Angeles, CA, US
October 11th, 2019
WHAT DO YOU RECEIVE BY SUBMITTING YOUR FILM:
LIVE-ONLINE SCREENING FORMAT
The Screening Room with online access for up to 1500 e-seats.
You can comfortably, easily, quickly, and cheaply enter online from all over the World.
All the films screen one by one according to the schedule
We gather the Worldwide audiences and categorize them by their thematic preferences.
So we invite the spectators engaged in the festival theme that they are certain to enjoy.
All the selected films screen according to the schedule, so the attendees watch films together and give instant feedback directly in the room.
INTERACTION WITH THE AUDIENCE
Communicate with the audience and creators live online.
You can introduce your film, host a Q&A session, and interact with the audience live to become closer to your fans.
CERTIFICATES & AWARDS
All the selected films receive laurels.
The award-winning filmmakers receive the award signs, certificates, and laurels.
All the selected and awarded filmmakers receive cash prizes which they can withdraw to their PayPal accounts. Attendees can get rewards for active attendance and feedback (Learn more about the unique bonus system here).
We promote the selected films on our social media, among registered site members, among the content buyers, and market pros to thousands of fans.
We collaborate with international TV channels, streaming & exhibition companies, attending our festivals and looking for independent films. If you have available rights, mention it submitting your film to any of our film festivals to present your movie to the potential buyers.
BONUS (REWARDS) & AFFILIATE PROGRAM
We have a bonus system.
We add bonuses according to your activity no matter whether you are a filmmaker or a spectator.
We also have a referral program.
If you invite a customer, a share of his/her purchases will be added to your balance at all times.
SECURITY: The broadcast is conducted through Adobe Connect channels, the reliability of which has been verified by many customers, including the US Defense Department.
RELIABILITY: No event has been delayed or canceled since 2016, even in COVID.
CHEAP: You do not have to travel to attend the event. Just follow the link we’ll send you to enter the screening room.
Enjoy a unique atmosphere during the event. Friendship and positive feelings only! :)
Our film festival is dedicated to short independent films no longer than 50 minutes.
All projects must be in English or have English subtitles.
There is no restriction on the production date and genres.
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 https://www.indieforyou.com/
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
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.
Best Short Film (duration: 10 min - 50 min)
Best Mini Film (duration: up to 9 min)
Best Short Student Film
Best Documentary Short
Best Short Animated Film
Best Web Series
Best Music Video
THE LAST DEADLINE:
THE NOTIFICATION DATE:
THE EVENT DATES:
October 11th, 2019
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