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21st annual International Family Film Festival (IFFF)

By: International Family Film Festival | July 13, 2016

21st annual International Family Film Festival (IFFF)

October 20-23, 2016 Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, CA

IFFF builds a peaceful global family through the discovery and sharing of quality stories by emerging artists and production companies. We strive to "celebrate the world" and respect mankind's fundamental similarities and differences. It achieves this by providing a nurturing environment to share the myriad manifestations of the human condition.



Call for Entries for films, and screenplays from professionals, students (college level) and Youth Fest! (ages 8-17)

Regular Deadline is August 15, 2016

Late Deadline is September 2, 2016

Film categories: drama, comedy, animation, documentary, educational, musical & mixed media

Screenplay categories: drama, comedy, animation, musical & sci-fi/fantasy

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Or go to the IFFF website and use the entry forms at

For more info contact IFFF Program Director Patte Dee McKee at

WOMEN'S DAY - Friday, Oct 21, 2016 'Celebrating Women and the Stories They Inspire'
Calling for Feature and Short films directed, written or produced by Women
Reminder: Only 7% of films worldwide are directed by women! Let's change that statistic!

Sunday, 2:00pm October 23 Screenwriters Showcase: 2 Finalists in each category have a scene performed by professional actors before a live audience, followed by the Screenwriters Award Ceremony. The actors are from the LPN Studios.

For the past five summers, we have had many Road Scholar programs- pairing grandparents with their grandchildren to create and produce short films and comic books that are funny, dramatic and insightful - many of which end up featured in our film festival. A unique way for grandparents and grandkids to connect the generations and learn from each other!

Join us as we welcome filmmakers and screenwriters from around the world to the IFFF. Contact IFFF Festival Operations Director Kim Turney at

Please contact the IFFF office and join our many friends/sponsors who support 'family entertainment'. Contact IFFF Executive Director Chris Shoemaker at

The IFFF has many different levels of membership ranging from $35 to $1,500. Membership Discounts are available for tickets & merchandise. Contact IFFF Membership Director Lisa Guzman at

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