International Asian Independent Film Festival

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Festival Description: 

The 25th International Asian Independent Film Festival will be held in Cairo on October 6, 2023 at 19-00 at the address:
Wahran, Al Manteqah Al Oula, Nasr City, Cairo Governorate 11371, Egypt, 302 Labs
(This is the postal address of the festival too)
Tel./WhatsApp: +20 114 742 8147
The festival will present the best films of 2023 that have received awards and nominations at many international festivals.
The films will be shown in the original language with English subtitles.
The festival is organized by the World Academy Awards in collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Culture.
This is the first time that the 25th International Asian Independent Film Festival will be held in Cairo.
The festival will be an opportunity to see the best Asian films of the year and to meet the directors and actors who will be in attendance.

Awards & Prizes: 
With more than 20 categories, it will be possible for each participating film to receive a nomination for more than one category.
  • Best Feature Film 
  • Better Short 
  • Best Drama 
  • Best Animation 
  • Best Documentary 
  • Best Documentary (Short) 
  • Best Documentary (Foreign) 
  • Best Documentary (short - students) 
  • Best Documentary (Short - Foreign) 
  • Best Photography 
  • Best Scenography 
  • Best Writer 
  • Best Director 
  • Best Actor Starring 
Each winner will be contacted to attend the event and / or receive the prize.
The winners will also be announced on our social media and website.
Rules & Terms: 
The registration fee must accompany each entry. The registration fee includes projection and management costs, and is non-refundable.
Specify only the main category your movie belongs to (Fiction, Non-Fiction, Animation, etc.)
Movies or videos that use unauthorized and copyrighted music or literary property are not allowed.
The competition is open to professional and non-professional directors.
Entries must be submitted in the complete form in which they will be judged.
Jury decisions are definitive. The jury reserves the right not to select a winner in a certain category.
The jury reserves the right to change a category for the benefit of the film.
All films, including those in English, should include subtitles in English.
Films accepted at the festival must arrive at the festival coordinator at least 1 month before the opening of the Festival.
Do not send anything to us until you are requested to do so or you receive the confirmation letter that the movie will be screened.
After the movie has been officially selected, you will receive an email from our programmers asking for further details.
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Opening Date: 
September 25, 2024
Earlybird Deadline: 
November 27, 2024
Regular Deadline: 
July 27, 2024
Submission Address: 
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Late Deadline: 
September 27, 2024
Extended Deadline: 
October 02, 2024
Notification Date: 
October 02, 2024
Event Date: 
October 06, 2024

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