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Chandler International Film Festival

01/18/19 - 01/21/19 All day
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Phone:(480) 476-8080
Address: 1 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85225

Chandler International Film Festival

Chandler International Film Festival is one of the exciting and awe-inspiring events of the film festivals. The creativity of CIFF is famous because of artistic achievement like the advancement of social and cultural awareness through education. CIFF has teamed up with the City of Chandler in their multicultural festival and will be proudly screening a total of about 200 films at their annual event. The filmmakers of this festival are highly trained and talented. They are creative, passionate, exciting and attracted towards their goal of filmmaking and takes it as a passion to earn and perform. They always try to bring better things to the industry like new ideas for the film from novels, heard stories, varied art and many more. The star-studded, four-day festival will include Red Carpet and Opening Ceremony, Special World Premiere Shows, Filmmaking Workshop, Discussion Panels, Film Market & Expo and Award Ceremony. Educational workshops will be presented by brilliant filmmakers. Not only the films but CIFF is an amazing opportunity for those who want to explore themselves and participate with different cultures to learn from them and to meet filmmakers and film executives, networks, and most importantly, to enjoy the selection of incredible films!

There are many events scheduled for this year and some of them are:

Festival Begins & Red Carpet Ceremony LIMITED

Opening Ceremony LIMITED


General After Party LIMITED VIP After Party with Celebrities LIMITED

Short Films Block 1 LIMITED International

Shorts Block 1 LIMITED Sci-Fi Short


Chandler, Arizona, U S A

Festival Dates

Jan 18, 2019 – Jan 21, 2019

Contact Information:

3185 S Price Road

Chandler AZ 85248



Best Student Film: Sick in Africa By Tim Cowley

Best New Filmmaker: Valor By Danny J. Garcia

Best Music Video: Leaving By Leonardo Martinez and Sienna Even Benton

Best Experimental Short: 40 Seconds By  F.G. Moore

Best Actor/Actress Film: Tom Proctor in Legacy By Mark Casadei

Best Animation Film: Catching the L Train By Eric Raingruber

Chandler Film Festival Art Award: Indigenous Enterprise

Best Comedy Short: Papua By Johnny Rey Diaz

Best Action Adventure Short: El Patron (The Master) By Alan Williams

Best Suspense/Thriller Short: Beast By Christopher Sferrazza

Best Sci-Fi Short: Strain By Reynier Molenaar

Best Horror Short: She Came From the Woods By Erik Bloomquist

Dr. AJ Chandler Award: Chandler CARE Center

Best Screenplay: (F)UGLY By Phil Hollins & Manuela Hollins

Best International Short: Ineffable By Maxence Cazorla

Best Woman Filmmaker Short: Suicide By Molly Raterman

Best Civil Rights Short: MISSIO: Can I Exist? By Jeff

Best Documentary Film: Detroit Under STRESS By David Van Wie

Best Drama Short: Seeing Him By Chris Jones

Film Achievement Award: S. S. Wilson

Best Music Score: Better Dead than Red By Larry Daggett

Best Director Short: Ephemeral By Antonio Darwiche


Address: 3185 South Price Road, Chandler, AZ 85248

Phone: 480-455-5214
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