Santa Monica International Filmmaker Awards

promote extraordinary women and men for their leadership and creative accomplishments in the 5lm industry.
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We accept submissions through FilmFreeway
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The Santa Monica International Filmmaker Awards is committed to creating an accessible festival environment for everyone. We specially care for people who were traditionally misrepresented in media landscapes.


Donating to Santa Monica helps us to maintain quality programming and further our efforts to create a more inclusive and accessible experience. Your donation supports the festival’s ability to expand its footprint throughout the area; travel 5lmmakers and special guests from around the world to attend the festival;

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