1st Annual

London Independent Film Awards

June 03, 2017 to June 03, 2017

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International
Film
Video
Short
Feature
Competition
Film Market
Submit Online
Roxy Bar & Screen
London UK SE1 1LB
United Kingdom
info@lifawards.com
http://lifawards.com/

SPECIAL SUBMISSIONS ONLY • Final deadlines have passed. If you have a deadline waiver or special instructions from the event, select a Category of Entry to continue.

Best Feature Film (all genres)
Best Short Film (all genres)
Best Student Film (all genres)
Best Documentary (all genres)
Best Short Documentary (all genres)
Best Animation Feature (all genres)
Best Animation Short (all genres)
Best British Feature (all genres)
Best Foreign Feature (all genres)
Best British Short (all genres)
Best Foreign Short (all genres)
Best Drama Short
Best Comedy/Dramedy Short
Best Horror/Thriller/Sci-Fi Short
Best Action/Crime Short
Best Fantasy Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Drama Short Student
Best Comedy/Dramedy Short Student
Best Horror/Thriller/Sci-Fi Short Student
Best Action/Crime Short Student
Best Fantasy Short Student
Best Documentary Short Student
Best Animation Short Student
Best Director
Best Director Feature
Best Director Short
Best First Time Director
Best Female Director
Best Web Series/ TV Pilot
Best Music Video
Best Original Screenplay Feature
Best Original Screenplay Short
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Child/Young Actor
Best Child/Young Actress
Best Cinematography
Best Editing
Best Original Score
Best Visual Effects
Best Trailer

MISSION & OBJECTIVE

London Independent Film Awards is a monthly competition with quarterly screenings, recognising and awarding the work of independent filmmakers worldwide. Our aim is to give the directors, writers, animators, and actors involved a helpful step forward in their future careers.

All monthly winners will receive a digital certificate to commemorate their achievement. Winners will be announced on our website and promoted via social media.

CAMERA, LIGHTS, RED CARPET, AWARDS, NETWORKING...

A selection of March, April and May’s best films will be shortlisted to compete in our Grand Jury competition and screened at our quarterly festival held on Sat 29th July 2017 at The Roxy Bar & Screen, London.

The winners will be announced at our award ceremony at at the end of the day, and receive our ‘Star Award’ statuette.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

Awards & Prizes:

All monthly winners will receive a digital certificate to commemorate their achievement. Winners will be announced on our website and promoted via social media.

Feature Film (all genres)
Short Film (all genres)
Student Film (all genres)
Documentary (all genres)
Short Documentary (all genres)
Animation Feature (all genres)
Animation Short (all genres)
British Feature (all genres)
Foreign Feature (all genres)
British Short (all genres)
Foreign Short (all genres)
Drama Short
Comedy/Dramedy Short
Horror/Thriller/Sci-Fi Short
Action/Crime Short
Fantasy Short
Experimental Short
Drama Short Student
Comedy/Dramedy Short Student
Horror/Thriller/Sci-Fi Short Student
Action/Crime Short Student
Fantasy Short Student
Documentary Short Student
Animation Short Student
Director
Director Feature
Director Short
First Time Director
Female Director
Web Series/ TV Pilot
Music Video
Original Screenplay Feature
Original Screenplay Short
Actor
Actress
Child/Young Actor
Child/Young Actress
Cinematography
Editing
Original Score
Visual Effects
Trailer

ORGANIZERS

Marianna Dean (Festival Registrar); Marianna Dean (Festival Registrar)

GENERAL RULES

Please read all rules and requirements before submitting your project:

The London Independent Film Awards accepts all forms and genres. All films must be in English or have English subtitles. The London Independent Film Awards reserves the right, at any time, without notice and without limiting any and all other rights we may have under these Rules & Regulations, at law or in equity, to remove and delete your entry to the festival.

Submissions must be an original work of the applicant’s team and not based, in whole or part, on another author’s work (unless underlying material is in public domain). You agree that you will not submit any content that is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, sexually, racially, culturally, or ethnically offensive, harassing, intimidating, threatening, hateful, discriminatory or abusive.

By submitting your film, you allow London Independent Film Awards to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose. A short synopsis and digital still photo is required for all scripts and all entries (except music videos) for the jury, and for our website announcements should you win.

Winning categories vary every month depending on the submissions we receive. Please select the right category while submitting to avoid disqualification.

Entry does not guarantee acceptance into the festival. No premiere status is required. Rough cuts and incomplete projects are not accepted.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the London Independent Film Awards, its management, juries, subsidiaries, agents, sponsors, affiliates, and etc. from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.

Entry fees are non-refundable.


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Please read all rules and requirements before submitting your project:

The London Independent Film Awards accepts all forms and genres. All films must be in English or have English subtitles. The London Independent Film Awards reserves the right, at any time, without notice and without limiting any and all other rights we may have under these Rules & Regulations, at law or in equity, to remove and delete your entry to the festival.

Submissions must be an original work of the applicant’s team and not based, in whole or part, on another author’s work (unless underlying material is in public domain). You agree that you will not submit any content that is libellous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, sexually, racially, culturally, or ethnically offensive, harassing, intimidating, threatening, hateful, discriminatory or abusive.

By submitting your film, you allow London Independent Film Awards to use parts of your film (including trailer/teaser/film poster/stills) for promotional purpose. A short synopsis and digital still photo is required for all scripts and all entries (except music videos) for the jury, and for our website announcements should you win.

Winning categories vary every month depending on the submissions we receive. Please select the right category while submitting to avoid disqualification.

Entry does not guarantee acceptance into the festival. No premiere status is required. Rough cuts and incomplete projects are not accepted.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the London Independent Film Awards, its management, juries, subsidiaries, agents, sponsors, affiliates, and etc. from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.

Entry fees are non-refundable.