International Random Film Festival

IRFF // International Random Film Festival

5th edition

Oct 29 - Nov 02, 2015
Gdynia, Poland

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Any type, Animation, Children, Commercial, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Industrial, Mini-series, Multimedia, Music video, Narrative fiction, Series, Student, TV, Web
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre Action, Adventure, Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, B-Movie, Biography, Burlesque, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Dark comedy, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, Flash, Foreign, Health, Hip Hop, History, Horror, Human rights, Independent, Kids, LGBT, Live Action, Medical, Melodrama, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Music, Musical, Mystery, Nature, News, , Parody, Post modern, Realism, Reality, Religious, Road Trip, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire, Science, Science fiction, Silent movie, Social issues, Spiritual, Sports, Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War, Western

Mission / description The International Random Film Festival is the first film festival in the world which celebrates randomness in cinema. Out of the submission 25 films are selected to compete each year. The festival is organised annually in a randomly selected location, on a random opening date. Awards are given out randomly.

The 5th edition of IRFF will take place in Gdynia, Poland (population: 249,139). The festival’s Opening Ceremony will be held on the 29th of October 2014. The location and date were selected at the end of the closing ceremony of our 2012 festival in Anija, Estonia by using the Random Geographic Coordinates Generator, and Random Number Generator at
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Class Founded: 2009
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Mar 01, 2014

Late deadline: Jul 06, 2014

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Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Market Type: Completed Films, Scripts / New Projects, Co-Productions, Unfinished Films

Description: At IRFF, you can take advantage of being at the heart of the most random rendez-vous of world cinema. IRFF is a great place to develop your network and enhance your promotion to discover new talents. IRFF Film Market is the meeting point for international film professionals. The IRFF Film Market is offering distributors and buyers the most random range of titles from world cinema – available to review during the Festival in our exclusive Video Library.
Specials Talent Campus, Workshops, Panels
General rules 1) You have to have the rights to distribute the film you are submitting.
2) Only one entry per director is allowed.
3) English subtitles have to be provided, if there is some non-english dialogue in your film.
4) No DVD’s or screener uploads needed to participate.

Length of your film: any
Year of production: any
Genre: any
Format: any
Submission fee: none

It is our intention to present the widest possible range of randomness to our audience.

No films will be shortlisted. All films for the festival will be selected randomly. The selection process will be monitored by an official Solicitor. The number of films selected to the international competition is: 50.

Selection results will be announced by end of September 2014.
We will contact you for the screening copy of your film once it has been selected.

The selected films will be competing for random Awards.