Conch Shell International Film Fest (CSIFF) is an online film festival which celebrates unique bold short films written and/or directed by artists from the Caribbean and the Caribbean Diaspora. CSIFF is presented by New York City-based, Conch Shell Productions. All events will take place U.S. Eastern Standard Time.
Filmocracy Oscar Qualifying Theatrical Release
Welcome to Filmocracy’s Oscar Qualifying Theatrical Release! We’re putting together amazing lineups of shorts and features that are aiming for the ultimate prize– The Oscars! These are films that have won multiple awards at festivals from all around the world and we’re so excited to be bringing them to you in Los Angeles.
Our venue partner, the Lumiere Music Hall, is one of the last great vestiges of cinema and is graciously collaborating with us to bring these amazing films to you!
What is the Program?
Filmocracy is providing an opportunity for independent filmmakers to fulfill their Oscar qualifying theatrical release requirement by having a 7-day theatrical run at the Lumiere Music Hall in Beverly Hills. Shorts are required to be shown at least once per day while Features must be shown three times per day.
When and where is the event?
Lumiere Music Hall
9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
How does it work?
Submit for the program by filling out the form: https://forms.gle/rcEaFapSzai2bH3b9
Read the checklist: https://bit.ly/3ceYVUh
How much does it cost as a filmmaker?
Under 15 min – $550
15-30 min – $750
31-40 min – $950
How much does it cost as an attendee?
Tickets are sold by the Lumiere Music Hall are $14 for general admission and can be purchased a week in advance at https://lumierecinemala.com/
Click Join Now below to enter the event!
The interactive Conch Shell IFF is best experienced from a desktop or notebook computer. Some smartphones and tablets may experience limited functionality in virtual conferencing and interactive map.
Welcome to the 2022 Conch Shell International Film Festival!
Conch Shell International Film Festival (CSIFF) on Filmocracy’s virtual platform is dedicated to providing a fun, safe, and harassment-free event for everyone. All attendees, speakers, sponsors, vendors and Festival staff (“participants”) are required to comply with the Filmocracy code of conduct.
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