International Student Film Festival ()


02 Jun 2023
Call for entries

01 Sep 2023
Festival closed

13 Oct 2023
Notification date

12 Oct 2023
15 Oct 2023


69 Airport Road, 69 Airport Rd, opp. Air Maritime Group, Oka,  300102, Benin , Edo State , Nigeria

Festival description
Student Films
Short film festival
Feature film festival

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films 
 Feature Films 
 Any language
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Festival start: 12 October 2023      Festival end: 15 October 2023

The International Student Film Festival is set up to encourage and promote young filmmakers who are affiliated to film training institutions within and beyond Africa.

Thus, filmmakers from Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education, High igh Schools, Academies, are invited to participate by submitting their films or/and attending the festival.

The festival is structured to continuously move from one campus to another each year with engaging activities such as hands-on/practical master classes, film screenings, award night and lots more.

ISFF is founded by the renowned international filmmaker, Amb. Dr. Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen (D Guvnor) as another means to bring on board promising filmmakers and further strengthen the capacity of the country's film industry as well as give these emerging filmmakers a sense of belonging.

The maiden edition of ISFF is set to take place at Igbenidion University Okada, from Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th October 2023.

Best Feature Film
Best Short Film
Best Director
Best Cinematographer
Best Editor
Best Costumier
Best Male Actor
Best Female Actor

Films should be from individuals affiliated to film training institutions.



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