WORLD FILM CARNIVAL : FESTIVALS AROUND THE WORLD
World Film Carnival (WFC) is a global platform covering worldwide live screening events, effectively connecting all big cities and diverse rich cultural hubs of the world. WFC organizes annual award ceremonies, provides distribution opportunities, and builds an ever-growing active network of independent filmmakers worldwide. We support independent filmmakers to grow their career in this highly competitive field by showcasing their works in a global platform earning them recognitions and rewards.
We are a chain of film festivals, connecting the top cities of the world with a vision of true cultural exchange through cinema to make this world a better place to live. WFC has grown into being a huge platform for emerging artists as well as the meeting place of recognized filmmakers across the globe.
WHAT WE OFFER TO FILMMAKERS
WFC takes pride in screening selected films with the very best projection and sound equipment available.
Promotion of your film as part of our massive two month festival marketing campaign that includes web, email and outdoor components. Our films also benefit year round from a significant online presence with film updates to over 80,000 social media and e-newsletter subscribers.
A WELL-ATTENDED SCREENING:
Our festival has become famous for its packed, enthusiastic audiences, with typically over 800 fans in attendance at every screening. These fans create fantastic word of mouth for the films they watch.
MASSIVE PRESS COVERAGE:
Very few festivals in the world come close to WFC when it comes to generating publicity for independent genre films, both feature films and shorts. Given our status as one of the world’s top independent film festivals, over 100 press and industry members cover our event annually including the trade press and most importantly we encourage them to cover our short films too.
EXPOSURE BEYOND OUR FESTIVAL:
We like to tell filmmakers, that at WFC your film is not just programmed, it is adopted. You can rest assured, if your work gets selected, our experienced festival team will do all that it can do, so that your film’s journey to find the perfect audience wider than just our festival is a successful one!
WFC has a number of high profile contacts that we can share with you if you are selected by our event, and seeking distribution domestically or internationally. A number of our official selections have gone on to find distribution deals following the buzz surrounding their screenings at WFC.
WFC is a venture of multinational film production and distribution company HLC Studios. The headquarters of the company is in Kolkata, which is the Cultural Capital of India.
WFC cordially invites you to submit your works to our festivals. We promise a better future for you.