San Francisco International New Concept Film Festival
To encourage New Filmmakers
San Francisco International New Concept Film Festival-SFNCFF is a US government approved 501(C) (3) tax-exempt non-profit organization.
Provide an international platform for all film lovers, professional filmmakers and film/media students who love film-making to stand out.
Discover and select potential talents with new technique & skills, who demonstrate original concept and accelerate their development within the film industry.
Encourage new filmmakers especially young and first-time filmmakers for their new productions. Encourage and celebrate original and insightful screenwriting and new ideas in film. Accept films in all categories and subject matter.
Make friends and enhance communication through films.
The 7th SFNCFF Festival Schedule
October 28, 2020 to November 1, 2020
The 7th SFNCFF will be held on Oct. 28th to Nov. 1st, 2020
1. The Selected Film Screening (Free Admission):
10/28/20, Wed. 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
10/29/20, TH. 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
10/30/20, Fri. 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
at San Francisco General public library, 100 Larkin St., SF, CA 94102
2. The Award Ceremony on 11/1/20, Sunday (Tickets required)
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, Red Carpet
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Award Ceremony
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Dinner Reception
at Herbst Theater, 401 Van Ness Ave, SF, CA 94102.
Conditions of entry & fees:
* Website entry: https://filmfreeway.com/SanFranciscoInternationalNewConceptFilmFestival or www.festhome.com/SFNCFF. Please catch the Early Bird Deadline:
b. Theme: Optimistic Creative Proactive
Feature Film (TRT between 60 min to 120 min)
Documentary (TRT between 60 min to 120 min)
Animation (TRT 60 min to 120 min)
Screenwriting For Feature (60 to 120 Pages, PDF format, English or Chinese)
Short narrative movie (TRT under 59 min.)
Short documentary (TRT under 59 min.)
Screenwriting For Shorts (2 to 59 Pages, PDF format, English or Chinese)
Short Animation (2D, 3D) (TRT under 60 min)
Music Video (Maximum 5 min.)
Commercial (Maximum 2 min.)
d. Format of Submission_ Digital Link
Application Deadline: August 31st, 2020
We accept digital submissions only. Entry on the website: sfnewfilm.org or through Withoutabox.com or FilmFreeway.com. Links of Vimeo, YouTube or Youku for film entry are accepted.
• Channels of submission
Register at the festival’s official website: www.sfnewfilms.com.
Submit films online or through FilmFreeway.com or Festhome.com.