White Rocks Film Festival
White Rocks Film Festival is the independent film festival based in the heart of USA. We work hard to serve our filmmakers!

White Rocks Film Festival will be hosted exclusively online, celebrating new web series, films and music videos from independent creators and creating a platform for their work to be discovered, discussed and promoted.

The development of technology has opened up so many new opportunities for independent filmmakers, and has contributed to the emergence of a new type of short-format film - web series.

Event Type - Gold on FilmFreeway
Our Festival separated into two parts:
Monthly Сompetition
Each month, our jury selects the winners through private screenings. The monthly contest winners will be announced in 24 nominations.

  • All monthly winners receive the official certificate of the Festival.
  • Exclusive discounts from our partners.
Annual Film Awards
Every year in September, our judging team selects the "Best films of the year" in 24 nominations.

Finalists of each month qualify for the annual event.
The winners of the nominations "Best Film of the Year" and "Best Director of the Year" will receive an Award-winning statuette for free.
FAQ
About Festival
About Submissions
What is White Rocks Film Festival?
The festival was created to develop and support directors, screenwriters. We strive to contribute to the development of the film industry. The basis of our philosophy is a passion for cinema and discoveries.

The festival was created as a non-profit organization with private funds. Despite this, the festival is ready to cooperate with partners and sponsors.
Rules & Terms
We strongly encourage you review the following terms carefully. By submitting your project, you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to all of the following "Rules and Terms".

1. Submission Format
● Films must be submitted via online screener only.
● We do not accept films sent over by DVD or Blu-Ray.
● We do not accept screener links via email.

2. Submission Fee
● All submissions are to be paid through FilmFreeway platform.
● The submission fee is non-refundable.

3. Submission Requirements
● All foreign language films must contain English subtitles.
● All submissions must have been completed after 1 January 2017.
● There is no Premiere policy for films and music videos.
● You must own all of the rights to any film you submit to the festival.
● You grant White Rocks Film Festival the right to use parts of your film (including trailer, teaser, film poster, screenshots) for promotional purpose.
● Each submission must be accompanied by a submission fee paid in full and a working screener in order to be considered.
● Once we have all necessary materials, the submission will be marked "In Consideration". It is the submitter's responsibility to make sure that all requirements are met.
● Once a project is listed "In Consideration" on FilmFreeway, we are unable to offer refunds for any reason.
● Press kits and cover letters are not required but are appreciated.
● The White Rocks Film Festival does not pay screening fees for submitted films.
● Please allow up to 5 business days for a response.

6. Submission Categories
Categories for submission are listed at the site https://filmfreeway.com/wrf and official site https://whiterocksfest.com. Please review all submission categories carefully before submitting your project. All entrants are required to pay the submission fee of their film's appropriate category. If you believe you have submitted your film to the wrong category, contact us immediately. While we can typically facilitate a change in category, the entrant will be responsible for any changes in submission fees. We cannot offer partial refunds for categories with a smaller fee. If the new category has a higher fee, the entrant is responsible for paying the difference.
How long has White Rocks Film Festival been running?
In December 2017, work began on the White Rocks Film Festival.
A year later, in December 2018, the festival is open now!
Can I become a member of the jury?
Write to us about your experience in the field of cinema and we will consider the opportunity to give you a place on the jury.
How can I submit my film?
Submissions are open exclusively via Filmfreeway only. Films must be submitted via online screener.
What are policies regarding refunds?
Submission fees are non-refundable under any circumstances.
Can I submit more than one film?
Yes. You can submit more than one project. Just start a new film submission process each time.
Individual Approach
Our festival works according to the principle of individual approach to every filmmaker. This method lets us to get success in problems of all levels. We try to respond to your emails as quickly as possible.
Good Support
Our manager are always ready to answer your questions. Feel free to write us. Please note that the festival reserves the right to respond to e-mails within 5 business days, due to unforeseen circumstances.