April 13, 2022
May 06, 2022
August 06, 2022
February 06, 2023
March 10, 2023
March 26, 2023
April 01, 2023 to April 08, 2023
Awards & Prizes:
The Amsterdam World International Film Festival presents over 10 awards to filmmakers in competition, as determined by the awards jury.
- 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
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.
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