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Submit Your Production

To submit your Film or Video production for Festival consideration you must complete the registration process for your production, pay the required entry fee and provide an Online Screener (an Online Screener is your film or video uploaded to a secure website) for review by ITFF programming staff. You can submit your production to us via FilmFreeway or via Withoutabox or FestHome or Sfilmmaker or ClickForFestivals or via FilmFestivalLife. Please choose from the submission options below. (Before submitting your film or video to us, please make sure you have read and understood the rules of our festival.)

Submission Categories
Thai Music Video - Running time (for music videos), including credits:  0-7 minutes.

Thai Short Film - Running time (for short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

Thai Animation - Running time (for animated short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

Thai Feature Film - Film and Animation. Running time (for feature films), including credits:  30+ minutes.

International Music Video - Running time (for music videos), including credits:  0-7 minutes.

International Short Film - Running time (for short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

International Animation - Running time (for animated short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

International Feature Film - Film and Animation. Running time (for feature films), including credits:  30+ minutes.

Submit with FilmFreeway

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) proudly accepts entries via FilmFreeway.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with FilmFreeway.

Submit with Withoutabox

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) proudly accepts entries via Withoutabox.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with Withoutabox.

Submit with FestHome

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) proudly accepts entries via FestHome.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with FestHome.

Submit with Sfilmmaker

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) also accepts entries via Sfilmmaker.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with Sfilmmaker.

Submit with ClickForFestivals

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) also accepts entries via ClickForFestivals.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with ClickForFestivals.

Submit with FilmFestivalLife

International Thai Film Festival (ITFF) also accepts entries via FilmFestivalLife.

Click to submit your Film or Video production to ITFF with FilmFestivalLife.

Rules

Please find below the rules, eligibility requirements, terms and conditions of entry and all additional information regarding submitting your production(s) to the film and video competition of the Festival.

Eligibility Requirements

All films and video productions submitted that are meeting our requirements are eligible for nomination for ITFF Film and Entertainment Industry Awards.

 

Your film or video may originate from anywhere from the world! Any nationalities and any production can enter our International Categories. To enter Thai categories, your film or video must be a Thai production, produced in Thailand and the producer(s) and the director(s) of your production must be Thai citizens.

All non-English or non-Thai language entries must have English or Thai subtitles.

​We would like to have Thailand premieres, but it is not a requirement.

Productions submitted to the Festival must have been completed after January 1, 2016. Works-In-Progress are not considered. Productions that are nominated at previous editions of ITFF are not considered.

All genres of production are welcome (For example: comedy, drama, action, sci-fi, documentary, thriller, horror, art projects, etc...), except pornographic content. Over-sexualized contents are not allowed. You may have used any of the execution techniques (For example: film, animation - traditional or computer generated 2D or 3D) to execute your production.

Submission Categories

Thai Music Video - Running time (for music videos), including credits:  0-7 minutes.

Thai Short Film - Running time (for short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

Thai Animation - Running time (for animated short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

Thai Feature Film - Film and Animation. Running time (for feature films), including credits:  30+ minutes. No maximum running time.

International Music Video - Running time (for music videos), including credits:  0-7 minutes.

International Short Film - Running time (for short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

International Animation - Running time (for animated short films), including credits:  0-30 minutes.

International Feature Film - Film and Animation. Running time (for feature films), including credits:  30+ minutes. No maximum running time.

Technical Requirements

Online Screeners (Films and Videos) must be in Full HD quality with a resolution of 1920x1080 pixels and must be a viewable and downloadable file. Please provide the link (and the password if there is one) for the programming staff and the judging board of ITFF to review your production. If your film, music video or video production has been selected (nominated for ITFF Film and Entertainment Industry Awards), then we will require the highest possible quality version of your production. Incomplete submissions won't be accepted. We only accept links to secure sites and platforms, for example: FilmFreeway, Withoutabox, FestHome, FilmFestivalLife, IMDb, Vimeo, Dropbox, YouTube, etc.  We do not accept submissions in any other manner or format, including: Hard Drives, Content burned to discs, DVDs, Blu-ray discs, USB Flash Drives, external unsecure online links or downloadable files.

Accepted Formats for review (Online Screeners): mp4, mpg, mpeg, mov and avi. (4K and other file formats need to be converted.)

Quality Requirement for review: Minimum Full HD (1920x1080) digital file.

Accepted Formats for screening at the event: mp4, mpg, mpeg, mov, avi, wmv (Full HD) and 4K digital files.

Quality Requirement for screening at the event: Full HD digital files, 4K digital files, Blu-ray or DCP.

We will project videos, music videos and short films to large screens during the event. We will also screen feature films and shorts on cinema screens. If your production has been nominated and you wish us to screen your short film on a big screen (cinema screen) at the event, you will be requested to provide us with the DCP of your production later on, but it is not mandatory.

Submission Deadlines and Entry Fees

You may submit multiple productions and can apply in as many categories as you like as long as your production meets the criteria of the selected category you wish to submit to. Each submission will be considered and charged separately.

Thai Music Video Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 10 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 15 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

 

Thai Short Film Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 15 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 24 USD)

Thai Animation Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 15 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 24 USD)

Thai Feature Film Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 24 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 75 USD)

International Music Video Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 15 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 29 USD)

International Short Film Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 24 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 39 USD)

International Animation Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 20 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 24 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 39 USD)

International Feature Film Submission Category

Early-Bird Deadline and Fees (March 1 - March 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 39 USD)

General Deadline and Fees (April 1 – July 7, 2019. Submission Fee: 45 USD)

Late Deadline and Fees (July 8 – July 31, 2019. Submission Fee: 95 USD)

Awards and Prizes

Nominated productions will receive a notification of their nomination and will receive the official laurel of the selection. All films and video productions that have made the Official Selection (Nominated Productions) will be notified in August, around 4-6 weeks prior the Festival.

Nominated Productions (Official Selection) will be screened at International Thai Film Festival in Bangkok. The Event takes place in the middle of September in the amazing city of Bangkok. Ticketing information, screening schedule, celebrity guests and the full program of the event will be announced later on.

The winners of ITFF Film and Video competition will receive ITFF Film and Entertainment Industry Award trophies and prizes. The exact amount of cash prizes and other prizes that we give away to the winners are subject to the generosity of our sponsors and supporters.

 

ITFF does not post awards or prizes if there is such a circumstance that there is no representative of a nominated production present at the Award Ceremony of the Event. ITFF does not cover travel, accommodation or other costs.

All the nominated productions will receive two Full Pass tickets to the Event (2 full passes per production that can be collected at the Event), that includes; access to all screenings, industry panel talks and other activities organized by ITFF.

Rights

All entered films and videos must be the original work of the author or authors. Multiple authorship is allowed. ITFF and its organizers shall not be responsible directly or indirectly for any liability arising from any violation of any copyright laws.

ITFF is granted the right to use the submitted films and film stills for promotional purposes on the internet, television and other media, an excerpt of maximum 10% of the length of each submitted film may be used for that purpose. Please note that we will not in any way upload nor release your film or video online, with the exception of a poster and/or a trailer of your production.

 

In other words: The Rights of your production remain with you and/ or the original right-holder(s) of the production. We only require the rights to screen your production during the Event. We only upload the trailer of your production (if you have provided one to us), the poster of your production and we may excerpt 10% of your production for promotional purposes.

Additional Terms

Entry Fees are non-refundable.

ITFF does not consider films that require screening or rental fees.

​The festival does not accept any free entries, nor do we hand out fee waivers.

The decisions of our judges are final and will not be reconsidered by any means.​

Your production entry cannot be withdrawn from the competition after 1st of July 2019.

Please make sure you fill out your submission correctly, providing all mandatory requirements for your submission. Sending us additional files separately by email won’t be taken into consideration, unless additional information or materials are required by us.

To have a chance to win one of the ITFF Film & Entertainment Industry Awards, prizes and to gain wider recognition for you and for your work, submit your work today! We are looking forward to reviewing your production and hope to see you at the event of ITFF in Bangkok!