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Geelong International Film Festival

Geelong International Film Festival - Submission Now Open

Geelong International Film Festival is a full program short, long short, feature, documentary film competition festival staged at Village Cinemas Geelong on 17-21. 07. 20 

It's aim is to provide quality films to our festival audience with an attention to live action, and documentary and animated works which hold a particular attention to the craft of performance, cinematography, sound and score, and editing. 

We are seeking shorts, long shorts and features in documentary, animation, live action and narrative films under 25 minutes each, long short between 25 - 59 minutes and feature films between 60 -120 minutes each but there are no restrictions on when or where the film was made as long as the film itself can be classified into a general audience rating.​

Narrative Feature Film 60-120 mins 

Documentary Feature Film 60-120 mins 

Narrative Short Film - 25mins or under 

Documentary Short Film - 25mins or under 

Short Animated Film - 25mins or under​

Long Short Film between 25 - 59 mins ​

Documentary Long Short  between 25 - 59 mins ​

If you have an interesting we warmly welcome you to submit via Film Freeway. With many best wishes - the GIFF Committee.


Best Film (Narrative) 

Best Film (Animated) 

Best Director 

Best Performer 

Best Editing 

Best Sound and Score

Best Cinematographer

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Friday 14 February, 2020
Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Melbourne ,

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