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Att Filmmakers: You asked, Melbourne Indie Film Festival did it! Final Submission’s Deadline Extended!

Att Filmmakers: You asked, the Melbourne Indie Film Festival did it! Final Submission’s Deadline Extended!

 

Melbourne Indie Film Festival 2016 Extended Deadline Submissions EXTENDED until 1st of June 2016!

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The Melbourne Indie Film Festival got many requests by filmmakers to extend the deadline for all of those on final stages of post production looking to have the Australian premiere at the Melbourne Indie Film Festival 2016, so they listened, and extended the final submission date till the 1st of June!

Thank you to all filmmakers who submitted their incredible work so far!

2016 is looking absolutely incredible!

25 countries already involved!

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival will take place from the 9th till the 14th of July 2016.

 

DIVERSITY

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival accepts all genres to be included in the festival program:

Drama, Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror, Documentaries, Animation, Student Films

The Festival accepts entries from around the world.

All films must be English or have subtitles in English.

DEADLINES:

7th January 2016 – SUBMISSIONS OPEN

7th February 2016 – Earlybird Deadline

31st March 2016 – Regular Deadline

30th April 2016 – Late Deadline

22nd May 2016 – Extended Deadline

1st June 2016 – Final Extended Deadline

SUBMISSION FEES:

SHORT FILMS (UNDER 25 MINUTES)

7th February 2016 – Earlybird: US$15.00

31st March 2016 – Regular: US$25.00

30th April 2016 – Late: US$30.00

22nd May 2016 – Extended: US$35.00

1st June 2016 – Final Extended: US$35.00

FEATURE FILMS (FROM 45 MINUTES)

7th February 2016 – Earlybird: US$25.00

31st March 2016 – Regular: US$35.00

30th April 2016 – Late: US$40.00

22nd May 2016 – Extended: US$45.00

1st June 2016 – Final Extended: US$45.00

NOTIFICATION DATE:

15th June 2016

FESTIVAL DATES:

9th – 14th July 2016.

HOW TO SUBMIT:

Online Submissions accepted exclusively via FilmFreeway.

Simply refer to the submissions information at FilmFreeway page for more details:

https://filmfreeway.com/festival/MelbourneIndieFilmFestival

Filmfreeway is simple, fast and easy to use!

You can submit using the secure online screener system offered by FilmFreeway, which will make it easy and quick to submit to the Melbourne Indie Film Festival, and many other major film festivals from around the world.

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival launches this year!

Melbourne Indie Film Festival

Following the amazing success of the inaugural Sydney Indie Film Festival, which screened 62 films from 20 countries over 8 entertaining days, we are excited to bring the celebration of independent filmmaking to Melbourne, launching the first ever Melbourne Indie Film Festival.

The Melbourne Indie Film Festival will take place from 9th – 14th July 2016 in the Cinema Space at the Loop Project, in the heart of Melbourne CBD.

The Loop Project Space offers a unique cultural experience.

The festival has been set-up to showcase new and creative works by emerging local and international artists, and for those who have an admiration for cinema and the craft of filmmaking.

Often referred to as the Arts capital of the country, Melbourne prides itself on its rich and diverse artistic culture, fully embracing all forms of expressive arts from street art to the Masters, theatre, fashion, dance, music and films.

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The Melbourne Indie Film Festival is looking for the best of Indie Films from around the Globe, from short films to feature films, documentaries and animations.

 

“We want to showcase the biggest variety from all corners of the world at the festival program, to honor to great cultural vibe of this fantastic artistic city! The budget of the film doesn’t matter, it’s all about a great story!” says festival director Shailla Quadra

The program will include Drama, Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror, Documentaries, Animation, Student Films

The Festival accepts entries from around the world.

All films must be English or have subtitles in English.

Film submissions accepted online exclusively via FilmFreeway.

Entries are closing soon, on the 22nd of May 2016!

Complete details at https://filmfreeway.com/festival/MelbourneIndieFilmFestival

See you all there!

 

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Sydney Indie Film Festival

SYDNEY INDIE FILM FESTIVAL

The Sydney Indie Film Festival mission is to unite, inspire & entertain, bringing opportunities for artists & great cultural events for the community.

 

The first Sydney Indie Film Festival (SIFF) will take place on 17th – 25th October 2015, at “The Bayview Cinema” at the Bayview Hotel, located in the beautiful suburb of Gladesville.

 

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The Festival will feature some of the best of independent cinema from around the world, including a mix of award winning films and outstanding emerging talent in the film industry.

The festival program will screen all genres of films – action, adventure, comedy, family movies, chick flicks, science fiction, thrillers, you name it!

The finalist films at the Sydney Indie Film Festival, will be competing for various categories awards for both, Feature and Short Films, including documentaries and animations.

If you are a filmmaker and want to entry your film, you can still submit until the 22nd of September 2015.

Submissions are accepted exclusively via FilmFreeway.

https://filmfreeway.com/festival/SydneyIndieFilmFestival

Filmfreeway is simple, fast and easy to use!

You can submit using the secure online screener system offered by FilmFreeway, which will make it easy and quick to submit to the Sydney Indie Film Festival, and many other major film festivals from around the world.

The complete festival program will be published on 1st of October at the festival official website. Ticket sales and bookings will start on 2nd of October 2015.

For complete information visit

www.sydneyindiefilmfestival.com

Remember all Important dates:

Festival Program Launch: 1st October

Tickets on sale: 2nd October

Film Festival: 17th – 25th October

 

 

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