Submissions Now Open for the 6th Annual Gary International Black Film Festival

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Call For Work Open – Submit Your Film Now Through May 31, 2016

The Gary International Black Film Festival has opened submissions for the 6th Annual Gary International Black Film Festival to be held on October 14-16 in Gary, IN. The weekend festival includes narrative features, documentaries, short films, spotlight screenings and conversation events.

The Gary International Black Film Festival uses film as a catalyst for positive cultural activity to enhance the ‘cultural capital’ of our hometown of Gary, IN by celebrating black culture through independent film and discussion. Come and help us build a world class cultural event.

Awards & Prizes

The Gary International Black Film Festival honors filmmakers who submit through the entry process with awards juged by the GIBFF audience.  GIBFF audiences vote for awards for the following: Audience Award Narrative Feature, Audience Award Documentary Feature, Audience Award Best Short. Winners are announced via press release. Awards are generally non-cash, unless sponsored for the festival in the current year.

A festival-appointed jury may select a Jury prize for submitted and curated films at their discretion.

Gary International Black Film Festival proudly accepts entries via FilmFreeway.com, the world’s best online submissions platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, Vimeo and YouTube integration, and more.

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR FILM