NYC’s 10th Annual Winter Film Awards International Film Festival – Sep 23-Oct 2 2021

The 10th Annual Winter Film Awards International Film Festival runs September 23-October 2 2021, and includes awesome film screenings, free career-building professional development workshops and super-fun free parties at venues throughout NYC. The event concludes on October 2 with a glittering awards ceremony and hot red carpet gala at NYC’s premier nightclub.

Check out our 91 outstanding films from 28 countries — we have something for everyone! Shorts and features, drama, romance, comedy, horror, animation, thriller, documentary, music videos and web series. Winter Film Awards is dedicated to showcasing the amazing diversity of voices in indie film and our 2021 lineup is half made by women and 53% by or about people of color.

Free Discussion Panels – Daily Screenings – Free Parties
Screenings at Cinema Village (22 E12th St)
FREE Industry Networking Opening Night Party, Sep 23 at Harbor NYC
FREE Gala Red Carpet + Award Ceremony + After-Party, Oct 2 at Club 230FIFTH

Highlights include:
* Documentary Day – September 25: 15 amazing docs from around the world
* Bloody Sunday Horror Day – September 26: 16 frightening horror films to scare you all day
* Films – September 24-30: 91 films, all genres, all lengths including Q&A with directors
* Discussion Panels (Free) – September 27-30: Producing 101, Legal Issues for Filmmakers, Storytelling + Transmedia, Taming the Wild West of Distribution
* Education Day (Free) – October 1: Enhance Your Narrative with Color, Power Networking/Power Pitching

Visit for tickets, details and schedule! #WinterIsComing #CelebrateDiversity