CALL FOR ENTRIES: Headline International Film Festival

Headline International Film Festival (HIFF), is a quarterly festival which showcases Shorts, Features, Web Series, Commercials, Trailers & Music Videos.


HIFF's Spring 2014 festival is now accepting entries. Submit online today!


ENTRY FEE: $25 (videos under 30 minutes)

$40 (videos 30 minutes and over)


Spring Festival: 

Submissions Open: March 1st

Final Deadline: May 15th


Summer Festival:

Submissions Open: June 1st

Final Deadline: August 15th


Fall Festival: 

Submissions Open: September 1st

Final Deadline: November 15th


Winter Festival: 

Submissions Open: December 1st

Final Deadline: February 15th





Best Director

Best Writer

Best Actor

Best Cinematographer

Best Editor

Audience Favorite

Best Short Narrative Film

Best Short Documentary Film

Best Feature Narrative Film

Best Feature Documentary Film

Best Television or Web Series 

Cell-Fest Winner

30 Seconds of Fame Winner

Best Music Video



Headline International Film Festival (HIFF) aims to advance and shine the spotlight on true independent cinema and the creativity of all the artists, storytellers and collaborators involved.


Our mission is to discover and showcase new and emerging works from around the world and to provide a platform and community where filmmakers can both share and learn from one another.


HIFF's competition categories caters for the current technologically advanced market. We strive to give filmmakers of every budget a chance to shine in this competitive industry.