The New Classic Cinema Film Festival runs quarterly, and now we open the Winter 2017 festival. The deadline for all submissions is 15 February 2017. An official selection will be published on our site by the 25th of February 2017 and the award winners will be announced by end of February 2017.
Best films awarded at the Winter and Spring section will be screened at the Abraxas Theater in Augsburg, Germany in September. Best films awarded at the Summer and Autumn sections are screened in Seattle, USA in Febuary
We accept live action short films with running time 40 minutes or less. Eligible films must be produced after 2011. English subtitles should be provided if the original language of the film is different from English.
The following prizes are awarded at the festival:
Grand Prix of the Festival (at the end of the year)
Best Long Short (for films longer than 15 minutes)
Best Short (for films up to 15 minutes long)
Excellent Long Short (2 prize)
Excellent Short (2 prize)
Best styling in film
Best innovative film
Best supporting Actress
Best supporting Actor
Rules & Terms
We accept films of all genres and styles, but the film should not run longer than 40 minutes. At this time we do not accept DVD or Blu-Ray and all submissions should be done via FilmFreeWay. We require that all material included in the film be cleared in terms of copyright.
If your film is in other language than English then, the English subtitles are required. If your film will be listed in the official selection we would ask you to submit the poster of the film, screenshots, trailer and other promotional information we could publish at our site and in the local media.
In case your film is selected for live screening you should be able to provide high qiality fullHD mp4 or mov.