Second Sight International Film Festival

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Second Sight International Film Festival (SSIFF) is an international film festival showcasing films and filmmakers from all around the world.

Our mission provides opportunities for filmmakers of all genres via our streaming networks, events, promotions, and media partnerships.
We accept both domestic and international features and shorts (narratives, documentaries, animated works) and more from every genre.

All films that are not in English must have English language subtitles.

Our expert jury will watch, review, and rate the submitting film through private screenings.
Every submitter can enter multiple categories to increase their probability to win multiple awards!

Every Official Selection, Finalist, and Winner will receive our Official Festival Laurels
Second Sight International Film Festival Winners will receive a free digital certificate (in PDF)

Winners have access to our streaming networks, events, promotions, marketing, and media partnerships.

We will have an official award ceremony

Sunday, December 18. 2022, at 7:00 PM 

Holiday Inn Express Conference Center 

130 LOBLOLLY LANE PENSACOLA, FLORIDA 32526 

Brought to you by our parents companies:

Second Sight TV (ROKU)
Second Sight TV Productions
Second Sight Paranormal TV

CATEGORIES

SHORT FILM

Best Action Short 
Best Animation Short
Best Comedy Short
Best Documentary Short
Best Drama Short
Best Experimental Short
Best Fantasy Short
Best Feature Short
Best Horror Short
Best Indie Short
Best Inspirational Short
Best LGBTQ Short
Best Mystery Short
Best Paranormal Short
Best Romance Short
Best Sci-Fi Short
Best Sports Short
Best Student Short
Best Thriller Short
Best War Short
Best Western Short

FEATURE FILM

Best Action Feature
Best Animation Feature
Best Comedy Feature
Best Documentary Feature
Best Drama Feature 
Best Experimental Feature
Best Fantasy Feature
Best Film Feature
Best Horror Feature
Best Indie Feature
Best Inspirational Feature
Best LGBTQ Feature
Best Mystery Feature
Best Paranormal Feature
Best Romance Feature
Best Sci-Fi Feature
Best Sports Feature
Best Student Feature
Best Thriller Feature
Best War Feature
Best Western Feature 

And more!

Prizes

All selected films and winners will receive the laurels by email. 

SSIFF Festival Winners will receive a free  “Official Festival Laurels” via a digital certificate (in PDF) by email.

Trophies are available (for additional fees).

We provide a forum for filmmakers to showcase their talent via our streaming networks, events, promotions, and media partnerships.

Our expert jury will watch, review, and rate the submitting film through private screenings.

Every submitter can enter multiple categories to increase their probability to win multiple awards! 

Laurel Categories:

Official Selection
Finalist
Winner

Rules & Terms

Second Sight International Film Festival accepts both domestic and international features and shorts (narratives, documentaries, animated works) from every genre.

Our expert jury will watch, review, and rate the submitting film through private screenings.

Every submitter can enter multiple categories to increase their probability to win multiple awards!

Every Official Selection, Finalist, and Winner will receive our Official Festiva Laurels
Second Sight International Film Festiva Winners will receive a free digital certificate (in PDF)
Trophies are available for additional fees.

Winners have access to our streaming networks, events, promotions, marketing, and media partnerships.

All entry fees are non-refundable.
Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted. A separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.

All films that are not in English must have English language subtitles.

If the film will win an award we will offer it a space on our Second Sight International Film Festival website. If permission to screen the whole film can not be obtained, at least the trailer should be sent to us.

Submissions are accepted only via our FilmFreeway site.

Submissions received without an online screener will not be accepted.

No postal submissions will be accepted.

By submitting your project to Second Sight International Film Festival you confirm that you own the rights to the work submitted. Participants’ films must follow Legal, Consent, and Copyright laws and for music, footage, talent, or any other form of material used in their films.

All the nominations and award winners will be listed on our website.

Winners will be announced on the “Festival Day”.