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Seattle International Film Festival 2016

Seattle International Film Festival 2016

The Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) is one of the largest and most highly attended film festivals in the United States, with 250 feature/documentary films and 150 short films. SIFF has an audience of over 155,000 annually, and is consistently cited as one of the best "audience festivals" in the world. The Festival has evolved into a highly anticipated event and is looked upon as a leader in Seattle's ever-growing vibrant arts and film community, with the opening of the SIFF Film Center and SIFF Cinema Uptown.

Seattle International Film Festival: May 19 - June 12, 2016.

Submission Deadlines
Earlybird Submission Deadline - October 5, 2015

Regular Submission Deadline - November 2, 2015

Final Submission Deadline - January 4, 2016
FutureWave Shorts (youth ages 18 and under) Submission Deadline - March 1, 2016

The 25-day festival presents over 400 films from over 60 countries. With extensive local, national and international media coverage, the Festival has emerged as the country's most accessible and most highly publicized film event.

Please check wihtoutabox.com and our website www.siff.net for information regarding entries. We are accepting submissions now! Contact entries@siff.net with questions.

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Dear Sir /Madam
Elimu TV is one of the up coming Digital TV Channel on Signet platform in
Kenya.The TV plans to broadcast secondary education for out of school youth.

We would wish to participate at the film festival for this year but we luck funds to sponsor a participant.

Do you have sponsorship for small film companies coming from Africa


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