Film Festivals
Film Festivals

Film Festivals

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ACB Sacramento Film and Music Festival
Annual August event showcasing short and feature films and videos of all genres, along with musical presentations.
www.sactofilmfest.com
Accès Cinéma Africain: French Language Film and Immerision
Features contemporary French film and video from Africa and the Caribbean.
www.cinema-africain.org
Adelaide International Film Festival
Held every two years. Site outlines screening times, events, forums, and booking information.
www.adelaidefilmfestival.org
African Diaspora Film Festival
Annual festival showing films that reveal the multifaceted, international cultural experiences of people of color.
www.nyadff.org
American Black Film Festival (ABFF)
July 13-17, 2005, South Beach, FL. Five days of independent films, Hollywood premieres, industry panels, workshops, exclusive parties, and the ABFF Awards dinner.
www.abff.com
Anchorage Film Festival
An annual event occurring around winter solstice.
www.anchoragefilmfestival.com
Angelus Awards Student Film Festival
Seeking student films of all genres for film festival.
www.angelus.org
Ann Arbor Film Festival
Showcases independent and experimental 16mm film.
www.aafilmfest.org
Antelope Valley Independent Film Festival
Showcases films of all genres and formats in theatrical venues in the Antelope Valley.
www.aviff.com
Art Film Festival Trencianske Teplice
Slovak film festival created to support and initiate new films created by students and to create an international forum for contacts, dialogue, and the exchange of opinion and experience among filmmakers.
www.artfilm.sk
Art in Motion (AIM)
Festival of time-based media (film, video, interactive, web, etc.) held in Los Angeles on the USC campus.
www.usc.edu/dept/matrix/aim
Art-Action
Transdisciplinary art festival featuring cinema, video, visual arts, and multimedia. Showcasing an annual international Paris to Berlin meeting of artists.
www.art-action.org
Ashland Independent Film Festival
Held by the Southern OregonFilm Society and dedicated to presenting quality independent and to provide cultural and educational events throughout the region.
www.ashlandfilm.org
Aspen Filmfest
Contains current festival information and details on past events and winners.
www.aspenfilm.org
Athens International Film + Video Festival
Developing, encouraging, sponsoring, and otherwise supporting the appreciation, production, and growth of independent, community, and alternative media arts in southeast Ohio and the surrounding region.
www.athensfest.org
Atlanta Film Festival
Featuring animation, documentary and narrative, experimental shorts and feature-length works.
www.atlantafilmfestival.com
Atlantic City Film Festival
Showcases the latest filmmaking talents, from feature-length films to three-minute shorts, documentaries, foreign films, and animation.
www.atlanticcityfilmfestival.com
Atlantic Film Festival
International festival offering short and feature length films each September in Halifax, Canada.
www.atlanticfilm.com
Austin Film Festival
Dedicated to recognizing the writer's contribution to the film industry.
www.austinfilmfestival.com
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Bangkok International Film Festival
Organized by the Tourism Authority of Thailand.
www.bangkokfilm.org
Belize International Film Festival
Provides cultural images to the Belizean public from Latin America, the Caribbean, and other world cultures through the film festival.
www.belizefilmfestival.com
Bergen International Film Festival (BIFF)
Annual festival in Bergen, Norway.
www.biff.no
Berlin & Beyond
Berlin & Beyond 2000
With a selection of films from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
www.goethe.de/uk/saf/berlin2/home.htm
Berlin & Beyond 2002
Schedule, events, tickets, and other information.
www.goethe.de/uk/saf/bb2002
Berlin & Beyond 2003
Annual film festival features new independent films from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
www.goethe.de/uk/saf/bb2003
Berlinale
Annual International Film Festival, held in Berlin.
www.berlinale.de
Bermuda International Film Festival
Annual film festival and charity event designed to advance the love of independent film from around the world and to create a community welcoming to filmmakers and filmgoers.
www.bermudafilmfest.com
BestFest America Student Film Festival
Award-winning college and high school student films are screened each summer in the San Diego area at the BestFest America Student Film Festival. The three day summer festival features workshops and seminars with industry pros.
www.bestfestamerica.com
Bicknell International Film Festival
Local film festival held in Bicknell, Utah's Wayne Theatre.
www.waynetheatre.com/biff.html
Bicycle Film Festival
Annual event celebrating the bicycle in all its forms through art, film, music, and performance.
www.bicyclefilmfestival.com
Big Muddy Film Festival
Independent film festival. Features schedule and submission information.
www.bigmuddyfilm.com
Boston Irish Film Festival, The
An annual celebration of Ireland and the Irish on screen.
www.irishfilmfestival.com
Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF)
Annual festival held by Colorado Film Society (CFS) in Boulder, Colorado. Site features submission details, newsletter, and information on the previous events.
www.biff1.com
Breckenridge Festival of Film
Annual fall festival encompassing an array of independent films, premieres, classic films, screenwriting seminars, film education programs, and retrospectives honoring featured guests.
www.breckfilmfest.com
Brooklyn International Film Festival
Discovers, exposes, and promotes independent filmmakers, while drawing worldwide attention to Brooklyn's artistic, business, and cultural communities.
www.wbff.org
Brooklyn Underground Film Festival
www.brooklynunderground.org
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Cajun and Zydeco Film, Video, and Festival
Annual August event in Saulieu, France, celebrating of the cultures of South Louisiana.
www.bayouprod.com
Calgary International Film Festival
Annual fall event. Includes schedule, events, and more.
www.calgaryfilm.com
California Film Institute, The
Supports a wide range of film-related projects, including the Mill Valley Film Festival.
www.cafilm.org
Canadian Filmmakers' Festival
Toronto festival celebrating independent Canadian films and filmmakers.
www.canfilmfest.ca
Cannes Film Festival
Festival de Cannes
Official site of the annual Cannes Film Festival, featuring information on jury selections, awards, events, history, and more.
www.festival-cannes.fr
About.com: Cannes Film Festival
Guide to the annual Cannes Film Festival, with a photo tour, a "visiting Cannes" guide, and related links.
www.gofrance.about.com/cs/filmfestival
American Pavilion at Cannes Film Festival
Hospitality/communications center for filmmakers at the Cannes International Film Festival. .
www.ampav.com
Cannes Festival Blog
Includes news on the film selection and attendees.
www.cannes-festival.com
Cannes Market
Annual companion to the film festival, in which participants organize the acquisition of cinematographic rights.
www.cannesmarket.com
Cannes: A Festival Virgin's Guide
Irreverent guide for new and independent filmmakers attending Cannes on a shoestring budget.
www.cannesguide.com
Culture Kiosque: Cannes Film Festival
A guide to the festival.
www.culturekiosque.com/nouveau/cinema/rhecanne.htm
Directors' Fortnight, The
Covering the parallel section of the festival. Includes archives of the films and directors since 1969, and the history of the Fortnight.
www.quinzaine-realisateurs.com/index.php?LNG=us&PHPSESSID=34bb8a1f74688e227...
IMDb: Cannes Film Festival
Provides a summary of each Cannes Film Festival, with a list of hosts and winners of the Golden Palm.
www.imdb.com/Sections/Awards/Cannes_Film_Festival
indieWIRE's Cannes
News and reviews from an independent filmmaking perspective.
www.indiewire.com/cannes
infoplease.com: Cannes Film Festival Winners
Offers archive of winners by year.
www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0149970.html
Rotten Tomatoes: Cannes Film Festival
Includes award breakdowns by year and category.
www.rottentomatoes.com/top/cannes.php
Wikipedia: Cannes Film Festival
Brief overview of the Cannes Film Festival, with a list of the awards given out at the ceremony.
www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannes_Film_Festival
Wikipedia: Palme d'Or
Features a list of every Palme d'Or winner from the Cannes Film Festival.
www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palme_d'Or
Yahoo! Movies: Cannes Film Festival Coverage by Yahoo! Movies
Features news surrounding the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, as well as photos, a poll, and a list of winners.
www.movies.yahoo.com/mv/cannes
Carolina Film and Video Festival
Includes submission guidelines, entry form, deadline and contact information, and more.
www.carolinafilmandvideofestival.org
Cherbourg Festival of British and Irish Films
Annual film festival celebrating Irish and British movies in France.
www.festivalcherbourg.com
Chicago Asian American Showcase
Annual Asian American film festival dedicated to promoting film, video, and other media by and about Asian Americans.
www.faaim.org
Chicago International Children's Film Festival
Festival for children's films in North America, along with media literacy workshops for kids, and guest speakers.
www.cicff.org
Chicago Underground Film Festival (CUFF)
Annual festival of underground, experimental, and independent film and video.
www.cuff.org
Cinecon
Dedicated to screening silent and early talking pictures. August 30-September 3, 2001, at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.
www.cinecon.org
Cinéfest Sudbury
Sudbury's international film festival seeks to organize, promote, and produce an annual festival of significant Canadian and world film.
www.cinefest.com
Cinema Epicuria and Sonoma Valley Film Festival
Presenting independent, short, and student films and documentaries every April.
www.cinemaepicuria.org
Cinema Novo Film Festival
Focuses on the film culture of Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
www.cinemanovo.be
Cinema Tropical
Open-air film festival showcasing world-class Latin American films, food, culture, and music in the United States.
www.cinematropical.com
Cinema Wasteland
Annual October movie and memorabilia expo celebrating the drive-in era of horror and sci-fi movies.
www.cinemawasteland.com
Cinequest - San Jose Film Festival
Cinequest - San Jose Film Festival
Annual festival celebrating maverick films, filmmakers, and technology.
www.cinequest.org
Cinequest 11
February 22 - March 4, 2001.
www.cinequest.org/2001
CineSol Latin Film Festival
A summer festival in the Rio Grande Valley featuring Latino filmmakers and talent.
www.cinesol.com
Cinevet Classic Film Convention
Annual event featuring many silent films.
www.cinevent.com
City of Lights, City of Angels (COL-COA)
Committed to introducing and promoting the best of current French cinema with a week-long festival of French films in Hollywood and the United States.
www.colcoa.com
Cleveland International Film Festival
Annual film festival and event that incorporates visiting directors, panel discussions, and student screenings in order to promote film internationally.
www.29.clevelandfilmfestival.com
Columbus International Film and Video Festival: The Chris Awards
Annual film and video festival.
www.chrisawards.org
Crossroads Film Festival
Celebrating the cultural heritage of Mississippi and the South through film, music, and food.
www.crossroadsfilmfest.com
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Danville International Children's Film Festival
Includes schedule, guest, and ticket information.
www.dicff.org
DC Environmental Film Festival
Offering a wide variety of films concerning the realms of nature and mankind.
www.dcenvironmentalfilmfest.org
DC Independent Film Festival (DCIFF)
Showcases world premieres, features, shorts, animation, and documentaries.
www.dciff.org
Denver Underground Film Festival (DUFF)
Yearly showcase of filmmakers from Colorado and beyond.
www.duffcinema.com
Dubrovnik International Film Festival
Annual film festival held in Dubrovnik, Croatia
www.dubrovnikiff.org
Durango Film Festival
Juried 10-day festival presents independent narrative feature films, documentaries, animated films, shorts, experimental, and new media works.
www.durangofilmfestival.com
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East Lansing Film Festival (ELFF)
Annual film festival on the campus of Michian State University.
www.elff.com
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Annual festival held in August.
www.edfilmfest.org.uk
Inside Out: EIFF 2001
www.insideout.co.uk/festivals/edinburgh
Edmonton International Film Festival
Held each October in Canada, EIFF is a celebration of independent cinema, with an emphasis on discovering new films and filmmakers from around the world.
www.edmontonfilmfest.com
Eilat International Film Festival
Annual festival includes international and Israeli made full length features, and children's films.
www.eilatfilmfest.com
European Coordination of Film Festivals (EEIG)
Offers information regarding membership, projects, and festivals, as well as a newsletter and mission statement.
www.eurofilmfest.org
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Fantasporto: Oporto International Film Festival
Focused on the science fiction and fantasy genres.
www.caleida.pt/fantasporto
Femme Totale International Film Festival
Biennial, noncompetitive forum featuring thematically based films created by women.
www.femmetotale.de
Festa Internazionale di Roma - RomeFilmFest
News, venues, awards, films, program, events, how-tos, visuals, and more about the Rome Film Festival.
www.romacinemafest.org
Festival Cine Latino
Encourages production, distribution, and understanding of Latin World through Latino and Chicano Cinema.
www.cineaccion.com
Film Fest New Haven
Annual festival of independent feature, documentary, and short films.
www.filmfest.org
Film Festival Zlin
An international film festival for children. Site offers film applications, accreditation, program information, and contacts.
www.zlinfest.cz
Film Fleadh
An annual celebration of new Irish cinema in New York.
www.thecraicfest.com/film.html
Film Night
Nonprofit organization that produces film events throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
www.filmnight.org
Filmfest DC
Celebrating the best in world cinema in Washington, DC.
www.filmfestdc.org
Filmfest München
Annual Summer film festival that brings together international stars, directors, members of the press, and the worldwide film industry to view and celebrate the latest in international cinema.
www.filmfest-muenchen.de
Filmstock International Film Festival
Including an international short film competition from June 1-15.
www.filmstock.co.uk
FirstGlance Hollywood Film Festival
Independent film and video competition featuring online entry screenings.
www.firstglancefilms.com/losangeles
Flanders International Film Festival-Gent
Contains news, links, schedule information, and more about the annual film festival.
www.filmfestival.be
Flickapalooza Film Festival
Focuses on industry professionals seeking to buy, distribute, or represent new films.
www.flickapalooza.com
Florida Film Festival
Includes narrative and documentary features and shorts, animation, midnight movies, and a full array of educational forums, glamorous parties, and other special events.
www.floridafilmfestival.com
Freedom Film Society
Nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the community with filmed education and entertainment. Home of the Red Bank International Film Festival.
www.rbiff.org
Freeze Frame
Annual festival of international films for children and youth. Hands-on workshops and lesson plans for educators, video contests, and film reviews.
www.freezeframeonline.org
Fullerton Film Festival
Annual fundraising festival for restoring the 1925 Fox Theatre in Fullerton, California. Films are searchable by title, genre, venue, or date, and tickets can be purchased online.
www.f3filmfestival.com
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Galway Film Fleadh
Runs from July 9th - 14th 2002 with a programme of over fifty international features and documentaries.
www.galwayfilmfleadh.com
Great Lakes Film Association
Official site of the Great Lakes Film Festival. Includes a forum, chronology of past film festivals, and submission information.
www.greatlakesfilmfest.com
Greencine Online Film Festival
Includes an entry form and information about the awards.
www.greencine.com/static/filmfestival/onlinefilmfest.jsp
Göteborg Film Festival
Annual festival showing features, shorts, and documentaries.
www.goteborg.filmfestival.org
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H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival
Film adaptations from student, amateur, and professional filmmakers.
www.hplfilmfestival.com
Harlan Jacobson's Talk Cinema
A series showcasing independent and foreign films, followed by discussions let by distinguished critics and filmmakers.
www.talkcinema.com
Hawaii International Film Festival
Annual festival with screening sites on six Hawaiian Islands.
www.hiff.org
HDFEST
Showcases feature films, documentaries, and television shows shot only in high-definition format.
www.hdfest.com
Heartland Film Festival
Nonprofit organization established to recognize and honor filmmakers whose work explores the human journey by artistically expressing hope and respect for the positive values of life.
www.heartlandfilmfestival.org
Hollywood Black Film Festival
Annual film festival showcasing the works of Black filmmakers. Includes panel discussions, premieres, and networking opportunities.
www.hbff.org
Hollywood Film Festival
Showcasing a selection of feature films, shorts, documentaries, animation, and new media works annually in August.
www.hollywoodawards.com
Hollywood International Student Filmfestival
For student filmmakers.
www.isffhollywood.org
Hong Kong International Film Festival
Annual film festival.
www.hkiff.org.hk
Houston International AIDS Film Festival
Annual festival showcasing international documentaries covering the global AIDS pandemic, sponsored by Texas Children's Hospital and Physicians for Human Rights.
www.bayloraids.org/film
Human Rights Watch: International Film Festival
Annual event recognizing distinguished fiction, documentary, and animated films and videos with a human rights theme.
www.hrw.org/iff
Humboldt International Short Film Festival
Supporting and celebrating student and independent filmmakers working in experimental and non-traditional ways.
www.humboldt.edu/~filmfest
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ImageOut Festival: The Rochester Lesbian & Gay Film and Video Festival
Annual film festival designed to inform, entertain, educate, and enrich the Greater Rochester and Western New York community through the exhibition of multi-racial and multi-cultural films and videos.
www.imageout.org
Independent Film Festival of Boston
Showcases emerging filmmakers, musicians, and visual artists and provides attendees direct access in interactive environments to these artists.
www.ifsboston.org
Inside Out Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival of Toronto
Annual event takes place in May-June and promises the screening of over 200 films.
www.insideout.on.ca
International Black Panther Film Festival
Showcasing documentaries, shorts, and dramatizations of liberation themed films, especially those focusing on The Black Panther Party.
www.pantherfilmfest.com
International Experimental Cinema Exposition (TIE)
Experimental film screenings, workshops, receptions, and forums are spread throughout the year at several historic and unique venues in Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs, and Palmer Lake.
www.experimentalcinema.com
International Festival of Films on Art (FIFA)
Annual festival of films about art, encompassing all mediums, periods, and styles.
www.artfifa.com
International Film Festival of India
Annual event held in Goa, India. Site includes regulattion information, competitions, archives, news, and press releases.
www.iffi.nic.in
International Film Festival on Clay and Glass (FIFAV)
Created to develop the creation and distribution of films on clay and glass, presented by Ateliers d'Art de France. Also in French and Spanish.
www.fifav.fr
Italian Film Festival
Held every year at the Marin Center Showcase Theater.
www.italianfilm.com
Ivy Film Festival
Established by students at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, to encourage the creative efforts of undergraduate filmmakers.
www.ivyfilmfestival.com
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Johns Hopkins Film Festival
Seeks to promote works by budding independent and student filmmakers.
www.hopkinsfilmfest.com
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Kansas City Filmmakers Jubilee
Enhancing opportunities for filmmakers. Sponsors monthly screenings of independent films and the Kansas City Filmmaker's Jubilee.
www.kcjubilee.org
Kansas International Film Festival
Dedicated to the exhibition and preservation of independent and classic cinema.
www.kansasfilm.com
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
Annual film festival focusing on the films of Central Europe.
www.iffkv.cz
Kingston Canadian Film Festival
Features the latest work of Canada's filmmaking community.
www.kingcanfilmfest.com
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Last Remaining Seats
Classic films and live entertainment presented in the historic movie palace district of downtown Los Angeles.
www.laconservancy.org/remaining/index.php4
Latino Film Festival of the San Francisco Bay Area
Promotes filmmaking of significant artistic merit that has been created by Latinos - or which depicts the Latino experience - for the benefit of the Bay Area community.
www.latinofilmfestival.org
Leeds International Film Festival
Showcasing shorts from across the world and of any genre.
www.leedsfilm.com
Locarno International Film Festival
48th Edition - 1995
Includes film submissions listed by country.
www.pardo.ch/2000/history/last/1995.htm
49th Edition - 1996
Includes film submissions listed by country.
www.pardo.ch/2000/history/last/1996.htm
Locarno International Film Festival
Features festival program and news, jury information, publications, and more.
www.pardo.ch
London Canadian Film Festival
Background and sponsor information for the London, Ontario based contemporary Canadian cinema festival.
www.londoncanfilmfest.ca
London Film Festival
Official site of this annual event.
www.lff.org.uk
Lone Pine Film Festival
Annual event celebrating the movie history of Lone Pine.
www.lonepinefilmfestival.org
Los Angeles Film Festival
Program of IFP/West showcasing independent North American feature and short films, documentaries, and music videos.
www.lafilmfest.com
Los Angeles Italian Film Awards (LAIFA)
Annual festival promoting Italian films held in April.
www.italfilmfest.com
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Magnolia Independent Film Festival
Annual event that celebrates the spirit, the honesty, and the vision of independent filmmaking.
www.magfilmfest.com
Maine International Film Festival
Features American independent, international, and Maine-made films.
www.miff.org
Makati Cinemanila International Film Festival
Annual international film event screening of internationally-acclaimed films, championing the causes of independent filmmaking.
www.cinemanila.com.ph
Malibu International Film Festival
Scheduled annually during the American Film Market (AFM).
www.malibufilmfestival.org
Maryland Film Festival
Annual event dedicated to film: restored classics, indies, docs, shorts, and features.
www.mdfilmfest.com
Maui Film Festival
Screenings at the Wailea resort and other island venues.
www.mauifilmfestival.com
Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF)
Runs across five venues in Melbourne city. Includes festival dates, news, photo gallery, and more.
www.melbournefilmfestival.com.au
Method Fest
Showcases breakout acting performances in domestic and international independent films.
www.methodfest.com
Miami Film Festival
February 23-March 4, 2001. Includes and events calendar, news, and more.
www.miamifilmfestival.com
Miami Latin Film Festival
Featuring movies from Latin America and Spain.
www.hispanicfilm.com
Molodist International Film Festival
Annual film festival held in Kyiv, Ukraine.
www.molodist.com
Montreal International Festival of New Cinema and New Media
Annual event showcasing innovative developments in the fields of cinema, video, and new media.
www.fcmm.com
Moondance International Film Festival
Festival, workshops, and trade-show for everyone. Competition for screenwriters, filmmakers, playwrights, and short-story writers.
www.moondancefilmfestival.com
Moscow International Film Festival
Film Festivals Server: Moscow International Film Festival
www.filmfestivals.com/moscow
Moscow International Film Festival
Also in Russian.
www.miff.ru
Moving Pictures Travelling Film Festival
Contains event information and schedules.
www.movingpictures.nisa.com
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Nantucket Film Festival
Screens independent, studio-produced, foreign, documentary, and short films from every genre.
www.nantucketfilmfestival.org
Nashville Independent Film Festival
Annual film festival and retrospective screenings.
www.nashvillefilmfestival.org
Netflix Rolling Roadshow
Join Netflix in August 2006 as it celebrates classic American movies by screening them at the locations they made famous.
www.netflix.com/roadshow
New Montreal FilmFest, The
Showcase for new domestic and international fiction, shorts, and documentary films.
www.montrealfilmfest.com
New Orleans Film and Video Festival
New Orleans Worst Film Festival
Dedicated to showing really bad movies to benefit local charities.
www.nowff.hypermart.net
New Orleans Film & Video Festival
Annual event showcases exhibitions and premieres of local, regional, national, and international independent films and videos.
www.neworleansfilmfest.com
New York Film Festival
New York Film Festival
Official site. Get program, ticket, and other information.
www.filmlinc.com/nyff/nyff.htm
New York International Children's Film Festival
Includes a library of film clips, information on the festival, and other resources.
www.gkids.com
New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
Special events including industry panels and after-parties for participating artists, delegates, members of the press and public.
www.nyfilmvideo.com
New York Underground Film Festival
Showcasing renegade film at its most dangerous.
www.nyuff.com
Newport Beach International Film Festival
Focusing on filmmaking talents from numerous countries.
www.newportbeachfilmfest.com
Newport International Film Festival
Showcases documentaries, shorts, features and animation and includes competition, a jazz sidebar, and retrospective.
www.newportfilmfestival.com
NextFrame
Touring student film and video festival.
www.temple.edu/nextframe
Nodance Festival
Emphasis on first-time filmmakers and digital filmmaking held annually in Park City, Utah.
www.nodance.com
NOIR CITY
San Francisco's annual film noir festival featuring classic and contemporary films as well as discussions with actors and novelists.
www.noircity.com
Northwest Film & Video Festival
Provides a variety of film and video exhibition, education and information programs.
www.nwfilm.org
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Ocean City Film Festival
Weekend event featuring independent films.
www.oceancityfilmfestival.com
Ohio Independent Film Festival
Dedicated to freedom of expression through independent media.
www.ohiofilms.com
Ojai Film Festival
Features interviews with filmmakers and actors, ticket and sponsor information.
www.filmfestival.ojai.net
Omaha Film Event
Presenting benefit screenings of classic films.
www.omahafilmevent.com
One World International Human Rights Film Festival
Socially conscious annual event featuring documentary films from around the world.
www.oneworld.cz
onedotzero Digital Film Festival
Promotes innovative new cinema.
www.onedotzero.com
Orinda Film Festival
Devoted to showcasing the artistry of independent filmmakers, especially from the Bay Area and Northern California.
www.orindafilmfestival.org
Outdoor Film Festival at NIH
Enjoy dinner and ten evenings of movies to benefit charity. August 13-22, 1999.
www.filmfestNIH.org
Ozark Foothills Film Festival
Offering the opportunity to experience the best of two worlds; movies, parties, and live performance events coupled with the wonder of springtime in the Ozark foothills.
www.ozarkfoothillsfilmfest.org
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Palm Beach International Film Festival
Annual April event that showcases independent films and includes competitions, events, and screenings.
www.pbifilmfest.org
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Showcasing both short and feature film festivals.
www.psfilmfest.org
Park City Film Music Festival
Film festival dedicated to film music, includes competition, screenings, and showcases.
www.parkcityfilmmusicfestival.com
Philadelphia Weekend Film Festival
Spend a weekend with a Hollywood actor or director and their representative films.
www.weekendfilmfest.com
Phoenix Film Festival
Annual film and cultural event.
www.phoenixfilmfestival.com
Picture This Festival
Film and video festival that celebrates works for, by, and about persons with disabilities.
www.picturethisfestival.org
Pittsburgh International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival
Annual celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender writers, directors, actors, and their works.
www.pilgff.org
Planet Indie Film Festival
Festival featuring the screening of independent film at select Toronto locations.
www.planetindie.com
Portobello Film and Video Festival
A living festival celebrating the boisterous cutting edge of the medium.
www.portobellofilmfestival.com
Prized Pieces International Film & Video Festival
Dedicated to addressing human rights and social justice issues from a uniquely Black perspective.
www.nbpc.tv
Providence Festival of New Latin American Cinema
Includes schedule, synopsis of the movies, information about the directors, and photo gallery.
www.latin-americanfilmfestival.org
Pusan International Film Festival
Pusan International Film Festival
With program and guest guide.
www.piff.org
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Q Cinema
Fort Worth's gay and lesbian film festival. Annual event to celebrate film and video from around the world.
www.qcinema.org
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ReelWorld Film Festival
Nonprofit organization that runs the ReelWorld Film Festival each April in Toronto, Ontario.
www.reelworld.ca
Rehoboth Beach Film Society
Created to promote film as an art form through community outreach and educational film initiatives for all ages. Also home to the Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival.
www.rehobothfilm.com
Reject FilmFest
Drawing attention to quality artists who have been rejected from other festivals.
www.minimacepro.com/rff
Reno Film Festival
Includes press releases, ticket information, and a schedule of events and screenings.
www.renofilmfestival.com
ResFest Digital Film Festival
Showcases independent filmmakers using digital production tools in innovative ways.
www.resfest.com
Revelation Perth International Film Festival/Conference
International film festival dedicated to bringing to Australian audiences progressive and inspirational works from the indie, film fest, and underground scene.
www.revelationfilmfest.org
Rhode Island International Film Festival
Showcasing international features, documentaries, and shorts, as well as promoting opportunities for distribution.
www.film-festival.org
RiverRun International Film Festival
Showcases works by independent, international, and student filmmakers.
www.riverrunfilm.com
Rochester International Film Festival
Providing a venue for independent filmmakers to present their cinematic creations.
www.rochesterfilmfest.org
Roger Ebert's Overlooked Film Festival
Annual spring festival of movies that film critic Rober Ebert has seen. There is no submission process for suggested movies.
www.ebertfest.com
Roma Independent Film Festival (RIFF)
Roma Independent Film Festival is presenting a variety of features and shorts.
www.riff.it
Rosebud Film and Video Festival
Annual competition for film and video producers from the Washington DC metro area.
www.rosebudact.org
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San Diego Filmestival
A competitive showcase of American and International feature films, documentaries, and shorts.
www.sdff.org
San Diego Latino Film Festival
Offers information on venues, films, tickets, and more for this annual film event.
www.sdlatinofilm.com
San Francisco Black Film Festival
Annual festival celebrating the cinema of African-America and the African cultural diaspora.
www.sfbff.org
San Francisco Independent Film Festival
American independent films and short animation. Screening at the Lumiere, Victoria, and Fine Arts Cinema; in January.
www.sfindie.com
San Francisco International Film Festival
Showcase for independent films from around the globe. Annual April-May event.
www.sfiff.org
San Francisco International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Annual event celebrating diversity worldwide.
www.frameline.org/festival
San Sebastian International Film Festival
Annual event showcasing film. Includes news, awards, current event information, and past results and features.
www.sansebastianfestival.com
Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Contains event information and more for the annual event.
www.sbfilmfestival.org
Santa Cruz Film Festival
Provides film and video artists a venue to expose their art to the public and industry insiders.
www.santacruzfilmfestival.com
Santa Monica Drive-In at the Pier
Outdoor screening event and festival.
www.smff.com
Sao Paulo International Film Festival
Ongoing information about the yearly event.
www.www2.uol.com.br/mostra
Sarajevo Film Festival
Includes film line up, schedule, sponsor information, ticket details, and registration.
www.sff.ba
Savannah Film & Video Festival
Sponsored by the Savannah College of Art and Design and promoting quality independent films and filmmakers.
www.scad.edu/filmfest
Scrittura e Immagine Abruzzo Film Festival
Takes into particular consideration films inspired by literary works.
www.scritturaeimmagine.it
Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF)
Held annually, from late May to early June.
www.seattlefilm.com
Sedona International Film Festival
Annual independent film festival and educational workshop.
www.sedonafilmfestival.com
Shanghai International Film Festival
History, activity, award, news of the film festival and more.
www.siff.com
Sicilian Film Festival!
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http://www.sicilianfilmfestival.com
Sick Puppy Festival
Annual independent underground film and video festival.
www.sickpuppyfestival.com
Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival
Annual film festival in Birmingham, Alabama.
www.sidewalkfest.com
Singapore International Film Festival (SIFF)
Features, shorts, animation, and documentary films.
www.filmfest.org.sg
Slamdance Film Festival
Annual guerrilla international film festival.
www.slamdance.com
Sound Unseen
Featuring a collection of underground films about music.
www.soundunseen.com
South by Southwest (SXSW)
South by Southwest (SXSW)
Music, multimedia, and film festival. Held annually every March in Austin, Texas
www.sxsw.com
Austin Chronicle: SXSW
Coverage of the annual conferences and festivals.
www.austinchronicle.com/sxsw
SXSW Baby
Community blog for the annual event in Austin.
www.sxswbaby.com
Sport Movies & TV International Festival
Organised by Federation International Cinema Television Sportif (FICTS), awarding prizes for films or photographs of any sporting event.
www.sportmoviestv.com
Stockholm International Film festival
Contains event information. In Swedish.
www.filmfestivalen.se
Studentfilms.com
Online student short film festival.
www.studentfilms.com
Sundance Film Festival
2006 Sundance Film Festival
Official site of the 2006 Sundance Film Festival taking place January 19-29 in Park City, Utah. Includes news, program information, film schedules, ticket purchase, and more.
www.festival.sundance.org/2006
Sundance Institute: Sundance Film Festival
Features details on the history of the Sundance Film Festival, as well as the current or most recent one and links to past festivals.
www.institute.sundance.org/jsps/site.jsp?resource=pag_ex_programs_festival&...
IMDb: Sundance Film Festival
Features facts, history, and a list of all films honored at past Sundance Film Festivals.
www.imdb.com/Sections/Awards/Sundance_Film_Festival
Sundance Channel: Sundance Film Festival Guide
Provides news and video clips from the Sundance Film Festival, as well as a schedule, film finder, and a timeline with a brief summary of past festivals.
www.sundancechannel.com/festival
Sundance Institute
Dedicated to the support and development of emerging screenwriters and directors of vision, and to the national and international exhibition of new, independent dramatic and documentary films.
www.institute.sundance.org
Sundance Online Film Festival
The Sundance Online Film Festival features animation, live action, and interactive digital media. Sponsored by the Sundance Institute.
www.sundanceonlinefilmfestival.org
Wikipedia: Sundance Film Festival
History overview of the Sundance Film Festival, the country's leading film festival.
www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundance_Film_Festival
Yahoo! Movies: Sundance Film Festival Coverage
Full coverage of the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, featuring hundreds of celebrity pics at the festival.
www.movies.yahoo.com/mv/sundance
Sydney Film Festival
Academy of Photogenic Arts
Industry training for film and television, in Sydney, Australia.
www.apa.edu.au
Moonlight Cinema
Exhibitor of outdoor film. Presenting Moonlight Cinema and Cinema in the Botanic Gardens. Includes film schedules.
www.moonlight.com.au
NSW Film & Television Office
Providing expert advice on Australian talent, facilities and locations, script development, fellowships, production investment, and new media activities.
www.ftosyd.nsw.gov.au
St. George OpenAir Cinema
Located at Mrs. Macquaries Point in the Botanic Gardens during Summer. Includes program of films and online ticket purchases.
www.stgeorge.com.au/openair
Sync Online Film Festival, The
Online and on-going. Each month viewers vote for their favorite films in each of the four categories: animation, experimental, documentary and narrative.
www.thesync.com/festival
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Tampa International Film Festival
Held annually in February in Tampa, Florida. Provides an opportunity for those in the Tampa Bay area to better understand and enjoy diverse cultures from around the world.
www.tampafilmfest.com
Telluride Film Festival
Takes place every Labor Day weekend.
www.telluridefilmfestival.com
Telluride IndieFest
Annual event showcasing independent films and screenplays.
www.tellurideindiefest.com
Telluride MountainFilm Festival
Traditional mountaineering, contemporary environmental, adventurous, and cultural films and videos. Annual May event held in Telluride, CO.
www.mountainfilm.org
Thessaloniki International Film Festival
Annual fall event with sections for first and second films, independent films, a Panorama of Greek Films, and a Balkan Survey of production from the region. Also in Greek.
www.filmfestival.gr
Tiburon International Film Festival
Annual festival held in March.
www.tiburonfilmfestival.com
Toronto International Film Festival
Toronto International Film Festival
Official site of the Toronto International Film Festival. Includes news, film schedule, ticket information, and more.
www.e.bell.ca/filmfest
CTV: Toronto Film Festival 2005
Includes Toronto Film Festival 2005 news, movie trailers, video, blog, best bets, and more.
www.ctv.ca/mini_v2/tiff2005
Digital Hit: Toronto International Film Festival
Offers coverage of the popular film festival.
www.digitalhit.com/fest/tiff/index.shtml
Globe and Mail: 2005 Toronto Film Festival
Includes Toronto Film Festival news stories, reviews, photos, and more.
www.theglobeandmail.com/generated/realtime/specialFilmFest05
tiffreviews.com
Online meeting place for fans of the Toronto International Film Festival.
www.tiffreviews.com
Toronto Film Festival 2005
Information from Empire Movies.
www.empiremovies.com/tiff2005.php
Toronto International Film Festival Group (TIFFG)
Runs festivals and other film events in Toronto and across Canada.
www.tiffg.ca
Wikipedia: Toronto International Film Festival
Overview and history of the Toronto International Film Festival, with details about a few specific years in the past.
www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toronto_International_Film_Festival
Toronto Online Film Festival
Showcases cutting-edge features, shorts, animations, commercials, documentaries, music videos, and new media projects.
www.torontoonlinefilmfestival.com
Tranny Fest: Transgender/Transgenre Cinema
Yearly event at SF's Victoria Theatre, a mix of transgender and transgenre films and videos.
www.trannyfest.com
Traverse City Film Festival
Founded by director Michael Moore, this annual festival is committed to saving American cinema.
www.traversecityfilmfestival.org
Tribeca Film Festival
Tribeca Film Festival
Official site for the Tribeca Film Festival, the Lower Manhattan event celebrating independent film.
www.tribecafilmfestival.com
FilmMonthly.com: Tribeca Film Festival
Covers the 2002 event, films, and future of the festival organized by Robert De Niro.
www.filmmonthly.com/Behind/Articles/Tribeca/Tribeca.html
indieWIRE: Tribeca Film Festival
Ongoing coverage of the annual New York film festival.
www.indiewire.com/onthescene/festivals/tribeca_film_festival.html
Tribeca Film Institute
Official site for the Tribeca Film Institute, founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff.
www.tribecafilminstitute.org
WNBC: Tribeca Film Festival
Ongoing coverage of the Tribeca Film Festival, the Manhattan film festival founded by Robert De Niro. Includes lineup, schedule, ticket information, and highlights.
www.wnbc.com/tff/index.html
Yahoo! Movies: Tribeca Film Festival
In-depth coverage of the Tribeca Film Festival. Includes news, photos, film lineups, and award winners.
www.movies.yahoo.com/mv/tribeca
TromaDance Film Festival
Annual event celebrating independent film from around the world.
www.tromadance.com
Tropfest
Showcasing the work of emerging film makers nationally. Site includes festival history, a webcast, and winners.
www.tropfest.com.au
Turin International Festival of Young Cinema
Big Torino 2002
International biennial event celebrating young artists. April 19 - May 19, 2002.
www.bigtorino.net
Twin Rivers Multimedia Festival
Official site of the Twin Rivers Multimedia Festival, encompassing film, video, and Internet media formats. Includes information on submission, entry forms, and eligibility.
www.twinriversmediafestival.com
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Ubisoft Fantasia Festival
Hell-bent on showcasing the most exciting, innovative, and individualistic examples of contemporary international genre cinema, with an emphasis on unveiling films very rarely seen in North America.
www.fantasiafest.com
Urbanworld Film Festival
Minority film festival dedicated to redefining and enhancing the role of minority films in contemporary cinema. Offers features, shorts, and documentaries screened over five days in New York City.
www.uwff.com
USA Film Festival
Nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and recognition of excellence in the film and video arts year round.
www.usafilmfestival.com
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Valladolid International Film Festival
Contains event information on the annual event.
www.seminci.com
Vancouver International Film Festival
Includes film details, box office and volunteer information, and more.
www.viff.org
Venice Film Festival
Official site of the Venice Film Festival, part of la Biennale di Venezia. Includes film line-up, screening schedule, multimedia, and more.
www.labiennale.org/en/cinema
Victoria Independent Film and Video Festival
Annual celebration of independent film in Victoria, British Columbia.
www.vifvf.com
Victoria Independent Short Film and Video Festival
Festival of underground short film and video.
www.antimatter.ws
Viper Festival
Dedicated itself to the most advanced aesthetic strategies in the audiovisual sphere; a challenge to map the grey area between technological innovation and poetic imagination.
www.viper.ch
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West Virginia International Film Festival
Contains information on the annual Spring event.
www.wviff.org
Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival
Annual event organized by the South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL) to educate and empower citizens to explore environmental issues.
www.wildandscenicfilmfestival.org
Women Make Waves Film Festival
Aims to showcase films made by women.
www.wmw.com.tw
Woodstock Film Festival"
Quickly becoming a destination event on the film festival circuit, attracting new and established visual artists working in the film, video, and digital media.
www.woodstockfilmfestival.com
World Film Festival (WFF)
Annual event in Montreal, Canada. Includes program information, latest press releases, and prize winners.
www.ffm-montreal.org
Worldfest
Worldfest
www.worldfest.org
WorldFest Houston International Film Festival
Independent film and video competition since 1968.
www.worldfest.org
Zanzibar International Film Fesival
Sponsor of the annual Festival of the Dhow Countries and promoter of area arts and culture.
www.ziff.or.tz