Cyprus International Film Festival is the largest artistic event for independent films in the wider region. Surpassing the geographical boundaries of Cyprus became one global impact happening, with applications for participation from 95 countries!


• Only First Feature Films are eligible to participate for the “Golden Aphrodite Award”. All other feature films are eligible for the “Veteran`s Award”.
• Only First Short films are eligible to participate for the “CYIFF GOT TALENT Award”
• It is no need to be a Cyprus premiere.

• Women Films and 50/50 equalty in credits are accepted with no restriction in production year.


CYIFF General Categories:

• Feature Films (up to 120 minutes) – all genres
• Short Films (up to 20 minutes) – all genres

The official application form will be sent to you after you fill the blanks at Film Submission field.
You will be notified within one month prior to the Festival for the selection of your film.


Film Submission!