The Cordillera Int’l Film Festival
$1000 CIFF 2022 Poster Competition!
*** Submissions Now Open ***
After the success of our first edition, the competition to design the image of the 5th Edition of the Cordillera International Film Festival is back! The winning artwork will become the “face” of the festival,
appearing in print, web, and on-screen materials.
WANT TO PARTICIPATE?
SUBMIT AN ICONIC DESIGN THAT CAPTURES THE ESSENCE
OF OUR ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF FILM!
There is no cost to submit.
The competition is open to everyone: graphic designers, illustrators, designers, photographers, artists, but also creatives and enthusiasts from all over the world and without age limits. Entries will be accepted from individuals, collaborative teams or design firms.
Limit 10 entries per person, team or firm.
A brief description of artwork, artist’s name & nationality are required.
Only digital copies will be accepted – png or jpg files. Winner will provide a PSD file.
Entries will be evaluated based on appeal, content and marketability. Top 20 Finalists and Grand Prize Winner will be selected by a team of independent Judges.
Design must be easily translated to a variety of mediums.
Submission Deadline: May 2nd at 6:00 p.m. PST
Top 20 Announced: May 9th at 6:00 p.m. PST on our website and social media pages.
Winner Announced: May 12th at 2:00 p.m. PST on our website and social media pages.
All artwork must fit a 11 x 17’ vertical format. Ideally, we’d love to see elements of Reno-Tahoe, NV incorporated into the design. We are a champion of diverse voices and would welcome that being highlighted in the theme as well.
Text must include:
Cordillera International (or Int’l) Film Festival
July 28th – August 1st , 2022
OPTIONAL Additional verbiage: 5 Days. 150+ Films. Celebrity Panels. Filmmaker Q&A’s. Red Carpet Events.
Promotional exposure in festival related marketing materials (national and international press exposure, inclusion in the Official CIFF 2022 Program book, print ads, TV commercials, social media posts, ads and web banners, etc.).
2 VIP All-Access Pass to CIFF 2022, a $1000 value that includes exclusive access to the Filmmakers Lounge, which provides 3 meals a day and hosts an open bar from 9am - 9pm everyday of the festival.
Top 20 Finalists:
2 All-Access Passes, a $500 value, to the 5th Cordillera Int’l Film Festival featuring 5 days filled with premieres, panels, networking mixer events, parties and more.
Limited promotional exposure.
Please email submission to info@ciffNV.org with the Subject Line – 2022 POSTER CONTEST SUBMISSION. You will receive a confirmation email from us within 72 hours notifying you that we received your submission. Please be sure to include your contact information - First & Last Name(s), City, State as well as the best phone number for us to reach you at.
Entrants must own full copyright to the design submitted, which they must be able to certify, if requested. By submitting their entry to this poster contest, all entrants hereby acknowledge and affirm that the Cordillera International Film Festival will have the unlimited right to use or display entries submitted for this competition at any time and in any manner. Uses may include, but are not limited to, print or electronic publications, promotional brochures, posters, or other corporate communications materials.