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As our festival, you can expect to find other filmmakers, artists and enthusiastic audiences. The Iowa Independent Film Festival offers wonderful networking opportunities with other artists. We are a festival that puts the notable work of the filmmaker first and at the most importance. Your experience at the festival is vital to us, and we put a lot of time and effort into making sure artists have a wonderful experience as much our attendees. If your work is selected, we'll work hard to highlight your work and give you the best festival experience North Iowa can offer. 

The Iowa Independent Film Festival proudly accepts entries via

Submissions for the 2023 festival season are now open.
You can submit your film here

Cash Prize information coming soon!

*Various Critic's Choice Awards are

also awarded without a cash prize.*

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