GIFF Feature Film Awards

GIFF 2021
  • Festival dates : 22 October – 31 October 2021
  • Festival Venues : The City of Gangneung, Gangwon Province, South Korea
Award Prizes
  • Best Feature: Cash award appr. USD 17,000(20 million KRW) and certificate
  • Best Director: Cash award appr. USD 8,500(10 million KRW) and certificate
  • Best Screenplay: Cash award appr. USD 8,500(10 million KRW) and certificate
Submission Process
  • Submission dates: 1 April ~ 31 May 2021
  • Submit the online screener and Entry Form to
    (Please download the Entry Form on the web or use attached file)
    - For screener preview, we prefer on-line download services such as Vimeo and Google Drive.
    (Contact us if you want to use alternative, independently-operated service.)
    - For the preliminary selection process, screeners should not be expired before 23 August , 2021
    - Screeners should be either in English language or subtitled in English.
    - Only on-line application will be accepted.
    GIFF2021_Entry Form
  • Running Time : Over 60 min
  • Premiers Status :
    All submitted films must satisfy at least “Korean Premiere”
  • Submitted films should be completed after 1 January 2020.
Finalists Announcement
  • The selected finalists will be notified individually before the official announcement.
  • The list of finalists will be publicly announced at the official press conference of GIFF 2021.
  • For mare details, please contact Giff Program Dept.
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