The mission of the Almaty Indie Film Festival is to screen the best of low-budget independent film from around the world.
250 films submitted
The Almaty Indie is Almaty’s own film festival for truly independent films, and a headline event for micro-budget and no-budget films in the World. The mission of the Almaty Indie Film Festival is to screen the best of low-budget independent film from around the world. The Almaty Indie is a 5-day celebration of talented filmmakers working on shoestring budgets.
The Almaty Indie Film Festival will run every May in Almaty and offer a fantastic opportunity for undiscovered filmmakers to showcase their achievements.
Almaty Indie Film Fest presents the best of low-budget filmmaking from around the world, and mixes it up with relevant industry discussions and targeted social networking events.
Submit your film to the 2017 Almaty Indie Film Fest via Film Freeway.
The Almaty Indie Film Fest accepts Submissions from any country.
Early Submissions Period — Nov 1, 2017 to Dec 1, 2017
Early Submissions Deadline — Dec 1
Regular Submissions Period — Dec 1 to Jan 1
Regular Submissions Deadline — March 1
Late Submissions Period — March 1 to April 1
Late Submissions Deadline — May 1
All filmmakers will be notified before June 1
Feature Film (budget over $50k USD)
Micro-budget Feature (budget under $50k USD)
No-Budget Feature (budget under $20k USD)
Short low budget Film (budget over $5k USD)
Micro-budget Short Film (budget under $5k USD)
No-Budget Short Film (budget under $2k USD)
Female Director Low Budget Short film (budget under $3k USD)
Short Documentary (budget under $3k USD)
Animated Short (budget under $3k USD)
Horror / Sci-Fi Short (budget under $3k USD)
Music Video (budget under $3k USD)
2017 June 10-11
2017 January 1
2017 April 1
2017 June 1