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Festival Information

FESTIVAL DATES:
June 13 – 23, 2013

2013 FESTIVAL LINE-UP & SCHEDULE

Announced May 1, 2013. Visit the Film Guide to see this year’s line-up.

LOCATION

The Festival’s hub is downtown’s premier entertainment complex, L.A. LIVE. Most of the screenings are at the Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE Stadium 14 with additional films and events at the LA County Museum of Art (LACMA), JW Marriot – ION Rooftop Bar, GRAMMY Museum, Grand Performances and Arts Brookfield at FIGat7th Plaza.

MEDIA CREDENTIALS

Media and Publicist credential applications available from April 17 until May 17, 2013.

PASSES/TICKETS

Passes and Packages on sale in April, 2013 with individual tickets on sale in late May. To purchase passes, packages or tickets, click here.

Film Independent Members have the opportunity to purchase Festival passes and tickets five days before they go on sale to the public. Film Independent members also get discounts on tickets, passes and packages. For more on Film Independent membership, visit filmindependent.org/membership.

VOLUNTEER & INTERN OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteers and interns are key components to making the Festival work. To learn more, click here »

2013 FESTIVAL SUBMISSIONS

The film submission period for the 2013 Festival is now closed.

FILM AWARDS

Awards are given out in the following categories at the conclusion of the Festival: Best Narrative Feature; Best Documentary Feature; Outstanding Performance in the Narrative Competition; Best Narrative Short Film; Best Documentary Short Film; Best Animated/Experimental Short Film; and Audience Awards for Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary Feature, Best International Feature, Best Music Video, and Best Short Film.