New York City International Films Infest Festival - US (4)


20 Mar 2023
Call for entries

22 Apr 2023
Early deadline

15 Jul 2023
Standard deadline

19 Aug 2023
Late deadline

09 Sep 2023
Festival closed

17 Sep 2023
Notification date

19 Oct 2023
22 Oct 2023


239 W 14th St,  10011, New York, New York, United States

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 30'<
Feature film festival >50'

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 30'<
 Feature Films  >50'
 Any language
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Festival start: 19 October 2023      Festival end: 22 October 2023

Bienvenidos a la cuarta edición del festival New York City International Films Infest Festival.

El Films Infest ya es evento oficial en IMDB. Por lo tanto todos los premios serán reconocidos oficialmente:

La entrega de premios de la cuarta edición del NYCIFIF, se efectuara en octubre 2023 en el emblematico espacio La Nacional de la gran ciudad de Nueva York.

El NYCIFIF es una extensión de los festivales de Balears "Films Infest" y "Shorts In-Fest" junto al apoyo de cineastas internacionales con el objetivo de convertirse en un gran festival internacional en la ciudad de Nueva York para la promoción exterior de nuestro cine.

La misión de NYCIFIF es mostrar el contenido de talentos cinematográficos emergentes y de grandes artistas españoles, iberoamericanos y de otros países del mundo en España, América Latina y de los EE. UU.

Se harán proyecciones de las mejores películas finalistas y promoción de las películas seleccionadas en varios circuitos alternativos.

At the festival Ceremony we will present the awards to the finalists.

– Trophy “Mejor Cortometraje Español”
– Trophy “Mejor Largometraje Español”

– Trophy “Mejor Cortometraje Balear”
– Trophy “Mejor Largometraje Balear”

– Trophy “Best Ficction Short Film”

– Trophy “Best Animated Short Film”

– Trophy “Best Documentary Short Film”

– Trophy “Best Experimental Short Film”

– Trophy “Best Ficction Feature Film”

– Trophy “Best Animated Feature Film”

– Trophy “Best Documentary Feature Film”

– Trophy “Best Experimental Feature Film”

– Trophy “Best Actor”

– Trophy “Best Actress”

- Trophy "Best Music Video"

– Trophy “Best Music”

– Trophy "Best Photography"

– Trophy “Audience Award”

– Special mentions

Rules & Terms

1.0- Fiction films, animation, documentary and experimental of any genre and subject are welcome. Both short subject and feature.

1.1- The scope of the competition is international. An open competition with works of any country in the world produced from January 1st 2013 onwards.

1.2- Films may be submitted in any language but films that are not in English must be accompanied with English subtitles.

1.3- Optionally, we invite the films presented with dialogues in English to be presented with subtitles in Spanish for our Latino audience.

1.4.- The content must be submitted by a creator/producer aged 18 or older.

1.5.- Multiple projects may be submitted for consideration provided that an additional submission fee is paid for each entry.

1.6.- All submitters must submit their content to NYC Films Infest through our festival registration platforms listed in the Film Submissions section of our website.

1.7.- All submission fees are non-refundable.

1.8.- Submitting does not guarantee your film as an Official Selection of NYC Films Infest 2023.Submitting your film does not guarantee festival acceptance or screening. Acceptance by the festival does not guarantee award or prize. Submission fees are nonrefundable. We reserve the right to program films at our sole discretion.

1.9.- The submitter must have obtained legal copyright to publicly screen their submitted content and all intellectual property contained therein including, but not limited to, music, lyrics, written work, photos, video content, artwork, and media excerpts.

1.10.- By submitting your content, you represent that you have acquired all legal rights to publicly screen all content within your submission.


Official Selection

2.0- If your film has been officially selected, you agree to provide us with a poster or promotional images and/or stills, as well as a logline and/or synopsis, for promotional purposes.

2.1.- If your film has been officially selected, you agree that we are permitted to use excerpts from the film, up to a maximum of 30 seconds, worldwide, for promotional purposes.

2.2.- If a submitter’s content is selected, a Notice of Official Selection shall be emailed to the to the email address provided by the submitter in their ficha de registro on the notification date.

2.3.- Announcements identifying the Official Selections will be posted online on the NYC Films Infest website and social media channels.

2.4.- We do not return any materials submitted.



3.0.- Failure to meet the eligibility requirements will lead to disqualification.

3.1.- Disqualification will not entitle a submitter to a refund of the submission fee.

3.2.- If you withdraw your film from the festival, we will not be liable to refund any submission fee.



4.0- Film programming and screening times are at the sole discretion of the festival.

4.1- The films of the “Official Selection” that are not screened in theaters, will be released on our streaming platform during the week of the festival’s celebration. The public will have to register privately on the platform to be able to watch the films safely. The online screening will be voluntary on the part of the filmmaker.

6.0- Participation in the Festival implies acceptance of these rules.

6.1- Any new issues or changes arising during the Festival and is not covered by this regulation will be decided by the Organization after informing the authors of the works involved.



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