SUBMISSIONS

SUBMISSIONS FOR GIFF 2019 ARE CLOSED

CATEGORIES

  • Feature Film

  • Short Film

  • Feature Screenplay

  • Short Screen Play

  • International Feature Film

  • International Short Film

  • Documentary

  • Animation Feature

  • Animation Short

  • Music Videos

  • Experimental Film

  • Student Film

  • Short Shorts

  • Web Series

  • Trailers

  • Horror/Thriller

  • Student Feature Screenplay

  • Student Short Screenplay

 

important dates
  • DECEMBER 1, 2018 Opening Date
  • FEBRUARY 1,  2019 
  • Earlybird Deadline
  • APRIL 1, 2019
  • Regular Deadline
  • MAY 31, 2019
  • Late Deadline
  • JUNE 20, 2019
  • Extended Deadline
  • JULY 22, 2019
  • Notification Date
  • October 10 – 17, 2019
  • Event Date

AWARDS

Feature Film - any genre 1 hour or more

BEST FEATURE FILM

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST ACTOR

BEST ACTRESS

Short Film - any genre under 40 minutes

BEST SHORT FILM

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST ACTOR

BEST ACTRESS

Web Series - any genre up to 6 episodes 15 minutes or less each episode

BEST WEB SERIES

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST ACTOR

BEST ACTRESS

Student Film - any genre any length

BEST STUDENT FILM

BEST DIRECTOR

International Feature Film - any genre 1 hour or more BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST ACTOR

BEST ACTRESS

International short Film - any genre under 25 minutes BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST ACTOR

BEST ACTRESS

 

BEST FEATURE SCREENPLAY (under 200 pages)

BEST SHORT SCREENPLAY (20 pages and under)

BEST FEMALE FILM MAKER 
BEST FEMALE SCREENWRITER

BEST IN FEST

BEST DOCUMENTARY

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM

BEST TRAILER

BEST FEMALE FILM MAKER

BEST FEMALE SCREENWRITER

BEST EDITING - FEATURE FILM
BEST EDITING - SHORT FILM

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - FEATURE FILM
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - SHORT FILM

BEST MAKE UP - FEATURE FILM
BEST MAKE UP - SHORT FILM

 

SPECIAL AWARDS - OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF GLENDALE, CA ONLY

BEST FILM MAKER IN GLENDALE, CA

BEST STUDENT FILM MAKER IN GLENDALE, CA

BEST SCREENWRITER IN GLENDALE, CA

BEST GLENDALE DOCUMENTARY

 

SPECIAL AWARDS - OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF BURBANK, CA ONLY

BEST FILM MAKER IN BURBANK, CA

BEST STUDENT FILM MAKER IN BURBANK, CA

BEST SCREENWRITER IN BURBANK, CA

 

SPECIAL AWARDS - OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF PASADENA, CA ONLY

BEST FILM MAKER IN PASADENA, CA

BEST STUDENT FILM MAKER IN PASADENA, CA

BEST SCREENWRITER IN PASADENA, CA

 

SPECIAL AWARDS - OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF LOS ANGELES, CA ONLY

BEST FILM MAKER IN LOS ANGELES, CA

BEST STUDENT FILM MAKER IN LOS ANGELES , CA

BEST SCREENWRITER IN LOS ANGELES CA