WINTER FILM AWARDS announces a CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 2017 Indie Film Festival to be held Feb 23–Mar 4 2017 in NYC. We seek diverse, fresh voices & creative indie films in all genres – feature length and shorts, narrative fiction, documentary, animation, horror, web series and music videos. Submissions deadlines: Early-Sept 1, Regular-Oct 15, Late-Nov 15.
Now in its sixth year, the rapidly growing Festival showcases the work of emerging filmmakers from around the world. For the 2016 Festival, 86 films from 26 countries were selected for screening, including 40% made by women, 40% made by people of color and 26 first-time directors, and 75% had a budget under $50k. Works of all genres, forms, and lengths are considered for Festival screening.
Outstanding work will be awarded for each category, along with Best Director, Best Actor/Actress, Best Original Score, Best Student Film and the NY PERSPECTIVES Award for best depiction of the New York multi-cultural experience.
Films may be submitted via https://filmfreeway.com/festival/WFA
Visit www.WinterFilmAwards.com for more information!