International World Film Awards is online film festival with IMDb Qualifing Festival which is organized once a year via online event.. We are one of a few short and feature films festivals. The main goal of the film festival is to provide an exceptional space for the creation and presentation of quality multi-genre art production.

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1. All films that are not in English, must have English language subtitles. English movies do not need to have subtitles.
2. No fee waiver. All entry fees are non-refundable.
3. Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted. A separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.
4. The decision of the festival selection committee will be final.
5. The festival authorities will have the right to retain copies of each film and the material send as part of our festival library & can be screened in for Education, promotion, awareness & commercial purposes.
6. The excerpts from films send for International World Film Awards can be shown on the Slovakian / Int. T.V. / Local Network / Internet etc. For Promotional / Publicity.
7. Films that are submitted must be the entrant’s original work and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third Parties. Contestants agree that they have obtained all required copyright permissions regarding music, sound & images. Etc presented in their film.
8. International World Film Awards organizers reserve rights change, cancel or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.
9. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.

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List of the movies that were selected by the judges for an online event in 2023:

Who nose?
Directed by Molly Hellman
United Kingdom
Winner Best Super Short Film (Under 5 minutes)

UMBRA/Eclipse of the moon
Directed by Urszula Nawrot
Winner Best Experimental Film

Nafkot - Yearning
Directed by Malka Shabtay
Winner Best Feature Documentary

Space Table Symphony
Directed by Myke Azzato
Best Music Video

The Way Sam Sees it
Directed by Dan Sanguineti
Winner Best Short Documentary

The Do Over
Directed by Jonathan “Dakari” St. Aimee
United States
Winner Best Short Film

The Rock in the Sea
Directed by Niall Duffy
Winner Best Director Short Film/Best Male Director/Best Supporting Actor/Best Cinematography


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