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AMSTERDAM WORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Opening Date: 
July 27, 2017
Earlybird Deadline: 
June 30, 2017
Regular Deadline: 
May 09, 2018
Late Deadline: 
June 09, 2018
Extended Deadline: 
July 09, 2018
Notification Date: 
August 05, 2018
Event Date: 
September 09, 2018 to September 10, 2018
Festival Trailer: 
Festival Description: 
MISSION
 
The Amsterdam World International Film Festival in cooperation with many great and uniquely experienced partners will offer a high quality festival with a unique charm. Great thanks to the best film schools and institutes which helped us.
 
SECTIONS
 
The Amsterdam World International Film Festival will include the following sections: 
World Competition 
American Cinema 
European Cinema 
Cinema of Asia, Africa and Australia 
Documentaries of the World
Awards & Prizes: 
The Amsterdam World International Film Festival presents over 10 awards to filmmakers in competition, as determined by the awards jury.
 
 
WINNERS: 
ONE (1) OVERALL GRAND JURY WINNER 
ONE (1) BEST FEATURE FILM 
ONE (1) OVERALL AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER 
ONE IN EACH CATEGORY (5) NARRATIVE CATEGORY WINNER 
ONE (1) DOCUMENTARY CATEGORY WINNER 
ONE (1) DOCUMENTARY (SHORT) CATEGORY WINNER 
ONE (1) EXPERIMENTAL CATEGORY WINNER 
ONE (1) SHORT FILM WINNER 
BEST DIRECTOR (1) OVERALL GRAND JURY WINNER
Rules & Terms: 
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN NO EVENT
 
All the submission materials like DVD, BLU-RAY or DCP's can be submitted to us online through the Internet. 
Will the festival, its organizers, employees, officers, directors sponsors, or participating organizations be liable to the entrant or any other party for: (1) damage to or loss of the work or any other materials submitted to the festival; or (2) any incidental, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or punitive damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, lost revenues or profits) arising from or relating to the work, including, but not limited to, exhibition delays, regardless of whether the festival was advised, had other reason to know, or in fact knew of the possibility thereof. The festivals aggregate liability for direct damages under this agreement will not exceed the entry fee.
 
The Festival will not be held responsible for any inclusion of uncleared materials in your film. It is the sole responsibility of the entity submitting the project to secure permission from the copyright holder of the material in question, whether it is music, stock footage, or any other elements that could violate an existing copyright. I hereby warrant that all consents and permissions have been obtained from all persons, actors, producers and copyright holders for the aforementioned material and all other components included in the film. I hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold the Festival and its officers and directors harmless from all liabilities, claims, demands, causes of action and damages including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs arising from any breach of this Agreement by me or the Company and any intellectual property infringement actions arising from the Film, the actors and content therein.
 
We don't accept KDM encrypted DCP's.
 
By submitting my film, I am indicating that I understand, comply with and agree to the Terms of Entry and the eligibility requirements. 
Submissions are only accepted through our Filmfreeway or other online accounts. 
An entrant must accept our prescreening process;
 
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless World International Film Festival 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.
 
Apply online via FilmFreeway to our Festival and, after fully completing the online entry form, click “submit”. Please note the online entry form will require you to submit a password-protected URL that links to your film in order to be completed, so plan accordingly and be sure the film has been fully uploaded and the link and password work prior to filling out your online entry form.
 
All physical entry materials received by the Festival will not be returned and will be destroyed or discarded by the Festival.
 
Great care will be taken with entries while with us, however we cannot accept responsibility for loss or damage incurred en route, or due to normal wear and tear
Our connection
Festival Organizers: 
Pieter van der Horst STAGIAIR SALES EN EVENTS
Oscar Spierenburg FESTIVAL COORDINATOR
Festival Contact Information: 
Contact Information Displayed publicly
Website: 
http://amsterdamworldinternationalfilmfestival.com/
Submission Address: 
My festival has the same submission address.
Social: 
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