GIFF Accepts Film, Student Film & Screenplay Submissions on FilmFreeway.
The Glendale International Film Festival is a platform for filmmakers in all stages of their careers and welcomes film, student film, and screenplay submissions from all over the world.
GIFF 2023 takes place from September 28-October 5, 2023 in Glendale, CA, the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County and home to a major creative sector which includes DreamWorks Animation and the Walt Disney Company’s Grand Central Creative Campus.
GIFF, which has been ranked in the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals in the World on FilmFreeway, is seeking projects in the following categories: Feature Film, International Feature Film, Short Film, Short Shorts, International Short Film, Animation Feature, Animation Short, Feature Documentary, Short Documentary, Horror/Thriller, Web Series/New Media, Music Videos, Feature Screenplay, Short Screenplay, Student Film, Student Screenplay Feature, Student Screenplay Short.
Early Bird Deadline: Friday, April 28, 2023
Regular Deadline: Friday, June 16, 2023
Extended Deadline: Friday, July 14, 2023
Notification Date: Friday, August 4, 2023
Festival Dates: Thursday, September 28 – Thursday, October 5, 2023
The eight-day festival will feature in-competition and out-of-competition screenings, Q&As, and panel discussions; a film, screenplay, and student competition and awards ceremony; and networking opportunities with fellow industry professionals.
Official Selections will be screened at the legendary Laemmle Theatres, an icon of independent cinema in Los Angeles.
Thank you for choosing the Glendale International Film Festival. Our team is excited to showcase your work to our audience. Visit our FilmFreeway page for complete details and submit your project today!