All screeners must be online and submitted through FilmFreeway or provided through an online link such as Vimeo or YouTube to

Features must be at least 60 minutes but not be longer than 160 minutes.

Short films must be under 50 minutes.

All communications between LIFF and film contestants must be VIA email. So if you change your email address please provide LICFF with your new email address.

Film must be in English or with English subtitles.

You may submit more than one film. There must be a separate entry for each submission. Second and subsequent submissions by the same director or producer will be half the required fees. Please provide your submission number with your second or subsequent submission.

Immediately after your submission, you will get an email confirming for your submission with a submission number.

If your film is accepted to screen at the festival,  you will be asked to provide:

Two (2) DVD or BluRay copies of the Film

Full production credits and directors biography requires.

A brief synopsis of the film.

A trailer for your film that is less than 2 minutes in length in digital file format (.mov) in H.264 or Apple Pro Res file format.

A poster for the film.


Submission fees are nonrefundable.

Only film with paid entry fees will be permitted and consider for completionsNO EXCEPTIONS.

DVDs are not returned.


Love International Film Festival reserves the right to decline any film/material. We also reserve the right to select a winner in all categories at any stage after the deadline based on the number of the entries in each category.


Accepted films by LIFF only means the film is selected to go to the judges for review. The film which will be selected to be screen or nominated for final companions will be select among the accepted film and will announce in June 2019.