Christmas Festivals

A festival doesn’t have to be a movie festival to be awesome! Since the Xmas season is coming up, here’s a list of some of the best Christmas festivals around the world:

Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park, London, England.

Christmas Festival of Lights in Portland, OR.

Christmas festivals - Festival of Lights

Budapest Christmas Fair

Christmas festivals - Budapest Fair

Santa Claus Christmas Celebration in Santa Claus, IN

Christmas festivals - Santa Christmas Celebration

Santa’s Enchanted Forest in Miami, FL

Christmas festivals - Santas Enchanted Forest

Christmas in Ice at North Pole, AK


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  • Early Bird Deadline Coming Up: happy submitting to NYCIFF!
    by NYC Indie Film Fest on January 31, 2020 at 4:06 PM

    May 10 – 17, 2020 August 31, 2019 Earlybird Deadline I November 30, 2019 Regular Deadline I December 31, 2019 Late Deadline I January 31, 2020 Extended Deadline The Early Bird Deadline for the 2019 New York City Indie Film Festival is steadily approaching! Don't miss out on it and submit by August 30th!  Profile on I Website I Facebook I Twitter I Instagram I SUBMIT I Email NYC Indie Film Fest is a celebration of the Independent Filmmaker, documentaries, short and feature-length films, music videos, and animation. Whether a submission is comedic, dramatic, or something in between, The NYC Indie Film Fest is eager to embrace fresh ideas and storytelling. The festival aims to discover the Artist Filmmaker, showcasing them to the entertainment industry and the NYC public. All NYC Indie screenings take place in the historic center of NYC, Time Square which is the perfect home for an event geared toward creating incredible opportunities for independent voices. NYC Indie Film Festival honors the Best in Category which includes Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary, Best Short Documentary, Best Short Narrative, Best Super Short, Best Music Video, as well as Best Director and Best Screenplay. The NYC Indie Film Festival provides a showcase for the best in independent cinema, including short films, feature films, music videos, and animated works. With panels, parties and a week-long gathering of fellow indie filmmakers The NYC Indie Film Festival is the place to be May 10 - May 17, 2020. Awards & Prizes Trophies and certificates are awarded to all winners. Some of the confirmed prizes for 2020 are! Shorts and Super Shorts Winners - ShortTV Distribution deal offers. (non Exclusive)  All accepted Shorts and Super Shorts - ShortTv US Broadcast offers. (non Exclusive) *All prizes subject to change*   Rules & Terms Please be sure to read the submission guidelines before you mail and/or attach a link to the entry. We will try to accommodate people as much as possible. Depending on the number and date of submissions we may have limited time and resources to figure out application mistakes. Please try and be as accurate as possible. Submissions online are the only way we can review your film, either through Filmfreeway, Vimeo or YouTube. If your film is selected we will be screening all films from hard drives. Final file details will be posted here soon. But an .mov and .mpg always work. If your submission is selected, we will notify you approximately March 1, 2020 by email. Often when we send our first email to people our emails can go to spam. Around February 15 please start to check you spam folder before deleting everything! If your film is selected to be in the festival, you will be given free admission to the festival. All filmmakers may also choose to be part of one of our panels. (We cannot help with any transportation, food or housing costs.) If you are coming to the festival and want to be a part of a panel during the festivities we need to know by April 1, 2020 so we can make arrangements such as number and size of panels, etc. It will depend on the number of people coming to the festival; both fans and artists. GENERAL RULES  We hope everyone has fun and enjoys themselves at the festival. but a few suggestions... Please submit as soon as possible. We accept online submissions. You may submit through FilmFreeway online secure video as well as a password protected vimeo/youtube link. Film should have been completed no earlier than January 1, 2017. Please note that the ONLY difference in the early submission deadline versus the final submission deadline is the fee discount. The submission process and consideration by the Programming Committee is not affected by the date you submit your film as long as it is postmarked by our final deadline - your chances are equal regardless of the day your film makes it into our offices, as long as it is postmarked by the final deadline. ALL films submitted to the festival are seen and scored by multiple judges. All films that have a high rating average go on to final deliberations. The curators have final say as to the films in the Festival. Film Submissions are non-returnable for any reason. If a film is accepted, entrants will be solely responsible for delivering their promotional materials to and from the festival venue. Press kits will be needed as soon after notification as possible. The Festival cannot be held liable for your exhibition print/video materials which are lost or damaged. In 2020 the awards will be juried. The jury will submit their ratings which will then be tracked and the results calculated. the third party until the evening of the awards where the results will be announced. The process for calculating the winners are;  1 - The films/videos are shown to the judges.  2 - The judges mark the ballots rating the films and other appropriate categories from 1 to 10, 10 being the best.  3 - All the scores are totaled and then divided by the number of ballots.  4 - Highest score wins.  5 - The decision of the festival is final. Please note festival dates are subject to change. Unfortunately, the Festival does not provide room, board or travel for filmmakers. Documentary Feature  A Documentary is a film that depicts true facts, true information presented in a reasonably balanced and accurate way. With a length of between 71 to 140 minutes.  Mid-Length Films Any non-documentary film from 41 minutes to 70 minutes in length is acceptable. Mid-Length Documentaries have their own category.  Short Film  Any non-documentary film from 11 minutes to 41 minutes in length is acceptable. Short Documentaries have their own category.  Super Short Film  A Super Short Film is any film 10 minutes or less that is NOT a music video or a documentary. Music Videos and Short Documentaries have their own categories.  Music Video  A Music Video is a video/film that is produced around a song. Its purpose is to enhance the song by adding visuals.  Narrative Feature Films  A full length Feature Narrative Film. A work of fiction from 71 to 140 minutes n length. Animation  We will accept, Classical (hand drawn, traditional), Digital, Stop-motion, Clay, Cut-out, Paint-on-glass, Drawn-on-film and Experimental animation. Tell a good story and be creative we want to see it!  Short Scripts  We accept original, short screenplays between 5 and 30 pages in length. Scripts cannot yet have been produced and cannot yet be in production.  Art Film (Experimental)  We accept works in film or video of experimental or art or whatever you want to call it (narrative or documentary) on any subject. Be creative and break the rules! The length should be between 1 and 10 minutes. MISSION & OBJECTIVE  We are proud to present the 11th Annual New York City Independent Film Festival. This year's festival will run from May 10 to May 17, 2020. The festival will strive to promote an open and nurturing environment for artists, writers, actors, film-makers and fans, and will focus on offering great networking opportunities for its participants. Thanks to each year's success, New York City Independent Film Festival is growing. We are proud to add the TV Pilots and Web Series categories and look forward to all the great submissions we are sure will follow. We will be screening more films and offering more panels and discussion groups. We will screen narratives, documentaries, short films, super shorts, animation shorts and music videos. We are looking for documentaries where the filmmaker had a passion, which he/she put into the film. No matter the subject, if the work has merit and the filming is well done; be it a full-length feature, a short or a super short - we are interested in viewing it. We are looking for all genres of narratives from comedy to drama and from thrillers to love stories. RELEASE FORM for New York City Independent Film Festival As a condition of entering the New York City Independent Film Festival, hereafter known as NYCIFF, I/we hereby certify that:  1. I/we am/are the sole creators of the film, script, short stories, poems which I/we have submitted to the NYCIFF. 2. I/we warrant as sole and exclusive owner(s) of all legal right and title thereto have absolute authority to submit the enclosed material to NYCIFF. 3. I/we understand that the NYCIFF will not return and is not obligated to return my film or any other materials I/we have submitted to the NYCIFF. 4. I/we hereby grant the NYCIFF the nonexclusive right to use my name, photograph, and likeness in connection with any and all publicity and promotional activities regarding the NYCIFF. 5. For filmmakers: NYCIFF may transfer the submitted material to a computer for screening, if needed, and if the submitted material is selected for screening a compilation of films may be used by NYCIFF for promotional purposes. 6. I/we will indemnify and hold harmless NYCIFF, its judges, sponsors and partners, individually and collectively, from and against all claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses including legal expenses arising out of or in connection with any and all claims, or third party claims based on material submitted to NYCIFF. 7. I/we shall be solely responsible for taking all necessary steps to establish and protect my/our copyright in the submitted material, and the NYCIFF shall have no obligation with respect thereto. The NYCIFF shall have the right to reproduce all or part of said material for use in its publicity and any and all related communication directly associated with NYCIFF. 8. I/we have read all of the festival rules, regulations and releases, understand them, and have complied with them. I/we understand that the festival rules, regulations and releases may change or be updated, and that it is my responsibility to read, understand and comply with any changes or updates.    Check out our official website for all the details! Happy submitting!  Submit now

  • Submit to the 2020 New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards
    by New York Festivals on December 31, 2019 at 12:28 PM

    2020 Competition is Open for Entries   New York Festivals TV & Film Awards honors content in all lengths and forms from over 50 countries. Embracing all aspects of the Television and Film industries, categories mirror today's global trends and encourage the next generation of story-tellers by recognizing innovators in our 14 Category Groups: News Programs, News Reports/Features, Sports Programs, Documentary, Entertainment Programs, Entertainment Specials, Program Crafts, Promotions/Station IDs & Opens, Promo/ID & Open Crafts, Streaming, Student, Films, Corporate Image, and Film Crafts. Dedicated to fairness and integrity, we are all about honoring the work. You take your work seriously, and so do we. All six of our award competitions honor and promote the exceptional and innovative content being created today on all continents and seen across all platforms. We respect the achievements of the many talented men and women who make up the worldwide creative community. All entries are judged by panels of award-winning creative professionals from across the globe who are acknowledged leaders in their respective fields. By using our honest, fair and cutting-edge matrix judging process, we remain the industry hallmark for award competitions.     New York Festivals® International Television & Film Awards  2020 competition is open for entries.  NYF’s World’s Best TV & Films℠ competition has celebrated content in all lengths and forms since 1957 and continues to honor exceptional programming being created around the globe.  To be eligible for the 2020 competition, entries must have been produced, released, exhibited, screened, aired or streamed between 1 September 2018 and 15 October 2019, the deadline. Should the competition deadline date be extended, eligibility will also be extended to that date.  DEADLINE 15 OCTOBER 2019 ENTRY FEES SINGLE – $395 USD SERIES – $745 USD STUDENT – $75 USD Any entry submitted after the official Final Deadline may be subject to a 10 % Late Entry Processing Fee.                           “Our expanded categories provide storytellers with the opportunity to be recognized on the global stage by their peers,” said Rose Anderson , “Everything is possible in today’s media ecosystem from new ways of recording to new ways of delivery – all pointing to a more intimate engagement with viewers that makes for a more satisfying creative process.”   The 2020 Television & Film Awards gala will take place at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas on April 9th, 2020. This is the 10th year that NYF and their official partner, NAB Show, will present the competition to more than 103,000 media and entertainment professionals from 187 countries, including 1,608 industry press representatives, and over 1,800 exhibiting companies.   2019 WINNERS   About New York Festivals New York Festivals organizes advertising and programming competitions for the following brands:   AME Awards World's Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness℠ The Global Awards World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising℠Midas Awards World's Best Financial Advertising℠New York Festivals® | International Advertising Awards® New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs℠New York Festivals World's Best TV & Films℠ Entries to each of the competitions are judged around the world by panels of peers in their respective industries. For more information, go to   2020 ADVISORY BOARD & GRAND JURY ADVISORY BOARD Phil Blundell, The Edge Picture Company LTD, Executive Director, UNITED KINGDOM Sammy Choi, Choiboy Productions, Executive Producer, USA Marissa Flores, GMA Network Inc, Senior VP, News & Public Affairs, PHILIPPINES Robert E. Frye, Whistling Communications, Managing Director, USA ALEX HAHN, Ludlow Arts, Electronic Media Artist, USA Ken Kerschbaumer, Sports Video Group, Editorial Director, USA Brian M. Lockhart, ESPN, VP & Executive Producer, Original Content ESPN+, USA Bill McCullough, National Football League, Vice President/Head of Content Development, USA Katherine Meyer, Katherine Meyer Media LLC, Awards & Film Festivals Consultant, USA SUSANNE MUELLER, ZDF, Head of Coproductions and Development, GERMANY Michael Pearce, Independent, Producer, USA Ma Regina Reyes, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, Senior Vice President, News and Current Affairs, PHILIPPINES Becca Schader, HBO, VP, Program Marketing and On-Air Promotion , USA Susan L. Sewell, ABC, VP Media Relations, USA Andrey Skvortsov, Mercator Group, CEO, RUSSIA DEBRA SOON, MediaCorp Pte Ltd, Head, News and Premier, SINGAPORE HELFRIED SPITRA, WDR, Head of Programme Management, GERMANY GILES TRENDLE, Al Jazeera English , Managing Director, QATAR Peter C. Vogel, Vogel AudiovisionGMBH & CO. KG, CEO, AUSTRIA GRAND JURY Khalifa Al Marar, Indpendent, Producer, United Arab Emirates Drew Ambrose, Al Jazeera English, Presenter & Producer, Malaysia NINA ANING, CTV News, Production Manager, CANADA Noriko Aratani, NHK, Senior Producer,Global Content Development Division, Japan Oliver Atkinson, Casual FIlms Ltd, Managing Director, United Kingdom Greg Beauchamp, Bindery, Founder, USA Dennis Beaulieu, Beaulieu Productions, Owner, USA Nissan Belkin, Telemedia Special Presentations ltd., Founder & CEO, ISRAEL Ruth Beni, Animage Films, Film maker & Writer, UNITED KINGDOM Gaye Bennett, Radley Yedler, Producer, United Kingdom Benjamin Best, Benjamin Best Productions GmbH, Journalist/Filmmaker/Book Author, Germany Payal Mathur Bhagat , Greymatter Entertainment Pvt Ltd, Co-Founder & Director, India Krzysztof Biedalak, SuperMemo World sp. z o.o., CEO, Poland Eric Black, Scholastic Entertainment, Director, Production & Technical Operations, USA Phil Blundell, The Edge Picture Company LTD, Executive Director, UNITED KINGDOM Dmitry Bogdanov, Rivelty Studio, Producer & Director, Russia José Brito, Futura Channel at Roberto Marinho Foundation, General Manager, Brazil Christian D. Bruun, Light Cone Pictures, Producer/Director, USA Tessa Bryson, Aljazeera, Producer, Qatar Sharon Burden, Australian Government eSafety Commissioner, Senior Advisor - Strategy, AUSTRALIA Charlotte Cabrero, BBC World Service, Senior Business Development Associate, United Kingdom Daniel Carriere, Radio-Canada, Science Reporter, Canada JOAN CARTAN-HANSEN, Idaho Public Television, Science Trek Producer/Host, USA Rick Cavaggion, LIGHT IMAGE, Director, AUSTRALIA Luis Fellippe Cavalleiro, TV Globo, Graphic Manager, News, Brazil Donovan Chan, Beachhouse Pictures, Creative Director, Singapore Roger Childs, RTE, Commissioning Editor, IRELAND Sammy Choi, Choiboy Productions, Executive Producer, USA Wai Thong Chow, August Pictures Pte Ltd, Managing Director, Singapore JAMES CHUNG, Starhub Cable Vision, Creative Director, SINGAPORE Emily Clements, Radley Yedlar, Head of Film & Animation, United Kingdom Holland Cooke, RT America, Host , "The Big Picture", USA Winston Cowie, Environment Agency Abu Dhabi, Director, United Arab Emirates Matt Creasey, Endemol Shine International, Executive VP of Distribution, USA Clémentine Dabadie, CHABRAQUE PRODUCTIONS, Chairman & CEO, France Carlos De Elia, Artear Argentina, News Director, Argentina Sofia de Fay, Freelance director, Film Director, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Bruna Demaison, Globosat, Programming & Content Manager, Brazil Peter den Hartogh, The Animation School, Former Director, SOUTH AFRICA Bill Doble, Situation, Director of Production, USA Clara Dominguez, Voice of America, Director, Latin American Division & VOA Partnerships, USA BARRY DONNELLAN, RTE, Director/DOP, Ireland Marie Dours, Chabraque international , CEO, France Ramanathan Durai, BeIN Sports Asia, Creative Manager, SINGAPORE Stacey Edmonds, Deloitte, Partner, The Future of Learning, AUSTRALIA Joy Ernanny, GloboNews, Producer, Brazil Claudia Ernst, Doclights GmbH / NDR Naturfilm, Assistenz GF Joern Roever, Germany Richard Fabb, LiveLab / Griffith Film School, Creative Director, Australia Jan Fabel, Aventiq Event Company, Managing director, Netherlands Jim Fabio, Producer/Director, USA Jeremy JP Fekete, ARTE G.E.I.E., Filmmaker, writer & director, GERMANY Denise Figueiredo, Globosat, Content, Brazil Jim Fitzpatrick, Independent, Director & Producer, CANADA Murray Fleming, MFMUSIC INC., Owner, Canada Marissa Flores, GMA Network Inc, Senior VP, News & Public Affairs, PHILIPPINES pearl forss, Channel NewsAsia, Senior Producer, Singapore Robert E. Frye, Whistling Communications, Managing Director, USA max fuhrmann, ff fuhrmannfilm, Executive Creative Director, Germany Mihai Gadea, Antena 3, CEO ANTENA 3 /Host, Sinteza Zilei , Romainia Lora Galantini, Quite Frankly Productions, Producer/Director, United Kingdom Tim Gallagher, NBC News, Producer, USA Meredith Gardner, Strategic Edge, Founder, USA Wolfgang Geier, ORF, Chief Editor, AUSTRIA Ruth Gibson, NBC Universal, Creative Coordinator, United Kingdom Chris Gillett, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Producer, Australia Mark Glaeser, group.IE, Managing Director, GERMANY OLIVER GOETZL, GULO FILM PRODUCTIONS, FILMMAKER, DIRECTOR, GERMANY Vyacheslav Goldfeld, FreeMotion Group, Chairman & CEO, Russia Irene Gonzalez, RT America, Deputy News Director, USA Jo Goossens, Bozo Film Company, Managing Director, Belgium BORIS GORLOV, RT, Head of Creative Department, Russia Wuan-ling Gou, Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation, Section Chief, International Strategy & Communication Section, TAIWAN Marie-Claude GUAY, CGlobal Inc, Executive Director, Canada Henjo Guitjens, Zcene Moving Media, Managing Partner, The Netherlands Shitij Kumar Gupta, NDTV, Executive Producer, India Ritesh Gupta, Freelance, Director / Showrunner , USA Thorsten Haas, ZDF, Head of Show, Germany Christina Hackl, Light & Shadow GmbH, Head of post-production / Editor , Germany Melanie Haft, nautilusfilm GmbH, Managing Director & Production Manager, GERMANY ALEX HAHN, Ludlow Arts, Electronic Media Artist, USA Reiko Hara, Fuji Television Network, Inc., Director of International Relations, Japan Yuko Hashizaki, Kansai Telecasting Corporation, International Relations, Japan Tamsin Herbert, Independent, Film Executive, United Kingdom Dillon Hicks, SBS Australia, Executive Producer / Project Director, Brand, Australia Wahidah A. Jalil, Temasek Polytechnic, Senior Lecturer, SG Alicja Jankowiak, SuperMemo World sp. z o.o., Editor-in-Chief, Poland Celia Jaspers, TVNZ, Producer / Director, New Zealand Michaela Javorsky , ORF Austrian Broadcasting Corp., Program Development & Quality Management, Austria William Jeakle, Filmateria Studios, General Manager, USA dinah jones, Silin, TV and radio producer, UNITED KINGDOM Takayuki KANEI, Kansai televison Co.Ltd, General Manager, Japan Masakatsu Kasai, Tohokushinsha Film Corporation, Executive Officer,Executive Producer, Head of Creative Center Department, JAPAN Manuela Kasper-Claridge, Deutsche Welle TV, Head of Business, Science, Environment and DW Deputy Editor-in-Chief , GERMANY Amy Katz, Voice of America, TV Sr. Executive Producer, USA George F King, ViuTV, Vice President, Hong Kong Yuka Kitayuguchi, Fuji Television Network, Inc., International Relations, Japan David Kunac, Final Frame GmbH, Managing Director, Germany Yen-Ming Lai, Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation (PTS), Section Chief, Documentary Platform, Taiwan Nancy Lai, c/o Television Broadcasts Limited, Assistant Controller, HONG KONG tim langford, BPTV, Director, United Kingdom Danilo Lauria, Film Pills, Video Artist, USA Mark Lawrence, Endemol Shine International, Executive Director, EMEA, United Kingdom Hin Wah, Vincent Lee, RADIO TELEVISION HONG KONG, Deputy Production Manager, HONG KONG Jongmoon Lee, Furmo DT, Producer & Consultant, Republic of South Korea Patrick Lehn, Sonova AG, Senior Corporate Communications Manager, Switzerland Joshua Lim, Temasek Polytechnic, Senior Lecturer, SINGAPORE CHANGYING LIU, CHINA GLOBAL TELEVISION NETWORK, Executive Producer, China Ivan Llopis, Banjo Soundscapes, Audio Art Director \ Lead Composer, Spain I-LI Lo, Hakka TV, Host & Producer, Taiwan Brian M. Lockhart, ESPN, VP & Executive Producer, Original Content ESPN+, USA Molby Low Kian Chye, WaWa Pictures Pte Ltd, CEO/Founder, SINGAPORE Lok Lui, RADIO TELEVISION HONG KONG, Producer, HONG KONG Michael Maack, ZDF - Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, Marketing Producer, Germany Hannah Mably, Merchant Cantos, Executive Producer, UNITED KINGDOM Dagmar Mackett, drpvideo, Director of Film and Video Possibler, UNITED KINGDOM Gabi Madracevic, Luxlotusliner GmbH , Founder, Managin Director & Creative Director, Germany Andrea Mantzei, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF), Editor, Germany Anna Marbrook, Zoomslide, Producer/Director Film and TV, New Zealand Matthias Martens, Timecode Production, Founder and Managing Director / Executive Producer, Germany Maribel Martinez, Diecinueve36, Creative Director, MEXICO Heinrich Mayer-Moroni, epo-film produktionsges.m.b.h, Head of Documentary, AUSTRIA Alex McCall, Glasgow Films, Producer/Director, UNITED KINGDOM Bill McCullough, National Football League, Vice President/Head of Content Development, USA David Meadows-Hertig , al Dente Entertainment, Head of Production, Germany Omer Meral, The Walt Disney Company, Europe and Africa, Executive Creative Director, TURKEY Vijaykumar Mirchandani, 16th Street Productions, Creative Director, USA Ken Moffat, LOULAKI BLUE, Executive Producer, AUSTRALIA M.J. Moneymaker, OutRight Action International, Digital Communications Manager, USA Kyle Murdoch, NHNZ, Managing Director, New Zealand Zach Niall, Denial Industries, Director, USA Akira Nishimura, Fuji Television, Executive Producer, JAPAN Tracey O'Halloran, Media Zoo, Deputy Head of Film, United Kingdom Sergio Ortega, Discovery Italia, Brand & Creative Senior Manager, ITALY Michael Pearce, Independent, Producer, USA Sofie Peeters, Shelter, Executive Producer, Belgium Paul Petruccelli, PRATT INSTITUTE, Production/DOC/DPL Manager-Assoc. Porfessor, USA Judy Plavnick Kiley, Sit. Good Girl Productions, LLC, Executive Producer & Co-owner, USA Dominic Powers, Radley Yedler, Executive Producer, UNITED KINGDOM duncan preston, Al Jazeera Media Network, Head of Global Creative Services , Qatar Ricardo Ravanelli, CANAL 13 ARTEAR S.A., General Producer, ARGENTINA Phil Rees, Al Jazeera, Acting Director of Investigative Journalism , Qatar Andrew Reich, MLB Network, Media Management Supervisor, USA Deirdre Reilly, Independent Director, Director & Production Consultant, USA Ma Regina Reyes, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, Senior Vice President, News and Current Affairs, PHILIPPINES Sharon Roobol, Al Jazeera Network, Executive Producer, 101 East, MALAYSIA Regula Ruegg, Dekart Video, Camera/Photographer, USA Deepti Sachdeva, Deloitte Australia, Manager, Human Capital - Future of Learning , Australia Jaime Sainz, FNG SPAIN, Creative Director, SPAIN ATSUSHI SAITO, Fuji Television Network Inc., Director, International Relations, Japan Wan Haiz Salleh, Media Corp Pte Ltd, Commissioning Editor, Singapore Vatche Sarkisian, Independent, Consultant, USA Laurent Sauvage, France 3, Creative Director, France Peter Schels, AL DENTE ENTERTAINMENT GMBH, Managing Director, Germany Chris Schueler, Christopher Productions, President, USA German Sela, Movistar+, Head of Brand, SPAIN William Shaw IV, Shaw FIlms Inc., Producer/Director, USA Andrey Skvortsov, Mercator Group, CEO, RUSSIA DT Slouffman, Independent, Executive Producer/Show Runner, USA Louise Smith, BBC, Design Manager / Editorial Project Manager, United Kingdom Jessica Soho, GMA Networks, Broadcast Journalist, PHILIPPINES Mikhail Solodovnikov, RT America, News Director, USA HELFRIED SPITRA, WDR, Head of Programme Management, GERMANY Eric B Stein, Impact Global Media, Founder, USA Sandy Stewart, Sharkwater Productions, Co-Founder, CANADA Brian Stewart, Sharkwater Productions, Co-Founder, CANADA Andreas Sundberg, TV4, Reporter, Sweden Angeline Swee, VERY! PTE. LTD., Director, SINGAPORE Scott Takeda, Takeda Entertainment, INC., Director/Storyteller, USA Andre Takeda, The Walt Disney Company Latin America, Head of Creative Services, Argentina Chih Chong Tan, Sitting in Pictures Pte Ltd, Executive Producer, Singapore IGOR TAVARES, TV GLOBO, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, BRAZIL Gilad Tocatly, Keshet-TV, Chief Director - Uvda (Fact), ISRAEL Hana Tsutsumi, Rueckenwindfilm GmbH, Producer, Germany Ianessa S. Valdellon, GMA News, First Vice President for Public Affairs, PHILIPPINES J V Varaprasad, Reliance Animation, Producer/Director, India Alfred Vendl, Department of Digital Art University of Applied Arts Vienna, Director of Science Visualization Lab , Austria Peter C. Vogel, Vogel AudiovisionGMBH & CO. KG, CEO, AUSTRIA Brian Vos, Jump Studios Ltd, Executive Producer, Canada Chan Wai Tong, Radio Television Hong Kong, Senior Director, Hong Kong Ignacio Walker, Cinematographer, USA Tatjana Wallays, Panenka, Producer, Belgium Megan Wells, Independent, Director/Filmmaker, USA Hugh Welsh, DSM North America, President, USA Jan Westphal, RTL Television and RTL Medien Gruppe (RTL GROUP), Head of Producers, GERMANY Tom Williams, INTJ, Writer/Director, USA Jim Wilson, Freelance, Senior Producer, United Kingdom Noel Wong Ying Fei, Xebec Media Ltd., Executive Producer, Hong Kong Wing Yan Wu, Radio Television Hong Kong, Producer, Hong Kong Robin Wuchter, aha! film, Co-Founder, Germany XIAOWAI XIAO, CHINA GLOBAL TELEVISION NETWORK, Director, China Jean Yeo, Ochre Pictures, Creative Director, SINGAPORE Toshie Yoshida, TI ComNet Japan, President, JAPAN Heather Zions , Exploration Production Inc, Managing Producer, Canada Tatjana Zivanovic-Wegele, Luxlotusliner, Executive Producer , Germany &nbs

  • 15th Myrtle Beach International Film Festival (April 21-25, 2020) calling for entry
    by Myrtle Beach International Film Festival on December 27, 2019 at 9:28 PM

      Call for entry MBIFF 15 now open     November 15, 2019 Regular Deadline I December 6, 2019 Late Deadline I December 27, 2019 Extended Deadline I  SUBMIT I Website I Profile on I  Email contact I Facebook I Twitter     Submission Deadlines for MBIFF 15   May 31st to September 27th  2019             Early Bird Deadline   $30   September 28th to November 15th                Regular Deadline   $35   November 16th  to December 6th                      Late Deadline    $40   December 7th to December 27th                       Final Deadline   $70       The MBIFF is a World Class Event. Submissions end December 27th,  2019, submit through, or through the festivals website, Selected by Movie Maker Magazine as one of the top 25 film festivals worth the submission, one of the top festivals in the world by Film international and touted by many as one of the most important independent film festivals in the circuit. We are passionate about film and it shows! The MBIFF screens projects in a multi-million dollar theater, housing state of the art technology.   We look forward to viewing your film /project!&nbs