Each year, the ICFF is proud to present an inspiring lineup of films – the best from newly released Italian and international cinema. Using the power of the moving image to both entertain and educate, ICFF has become a driving force in the film industry, and has lead to the creation of numerous successful co-productions, as it continually strives to bridge the path between Europe and North America.
Awards & Prizes
The 11th Annual ICFF awards are:
People’s Choice Award
The best feature film chosen by the audience will be announced on the last day of the festival.
The best feature film as selected by a jury composed by members from the Toronto Film Critics Association.
Best Short Film Award
The jury of Canadian experts will vote and select one short film that provides exciting and engaging storytelling to receive this award that also comes with a $1000 CAD prize.
For the feature film that best promotes the Italian-Canadian social and cultural values.
Rules & Terms
Deadline – May 15, 2022
– Feature Film (min 80′) – competitive section for international feature films
– Short Film (max 10’) – competitive section for Italian short films up to 10 minutes long
– Documentary – non-competitive section for documentaries
– All films must be Canadian premieres.
– Films that are available to purchase are not eligible.
– Promotional films are not eligible (e.g. films promoting tourism, charitable appeals, etc.).
– Short films can be of max. 10 minutes
– For the ICFF International film selection: Feature films only accepted
– For the ICFF Italian film selection: All submitted feature and short films must be made in Italy, or made by Italians, or have Italian content.
Visit our website for more information www.icff.ca