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Trophies and certificates are awarded to all winners. Some of the confirmed prizes for 2024 are!

Shorts and Super Shorts Winners – ShortTV Distribution deal offers. (non Exclusive)
All accepted Shorts and Super Shorts – ShortTv US Broadcast offers. (non Exclusive)

This year we are adding a new prize to all the selected Feature films both narratives and documentaries. ANTIDOTE Sales will review the films and may offer a ditribution deal to the filmmaker for the film.

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Innovation Media

Highbrow Magazine

“As the flyer promises, it’s ‘never boring'”

Grateful Web

“NYCIndieFF creates an intimate and thought-provoking environment for artists, writers, filmmakers, actors, and fans”

DivaGals Daily

“NYCIndieFF really focuses on showing how great films can be made even on a modest budget”

Angel Alamo

“What every film lover can appreciate about the independent film festival is that it’s not about the Blockbuster movie or the movie star. It is just about the art of filmmaking and acting.”

Spoiled NYC

“It’s the showcase for raw, untapped talent, undiscovered artists, and those who are simply compelled to create art in film.”