International Film Festival

Enter your film and be prepared for to be treated like royalty if you are accepted.

Shown in FOUR stunning theaters on the big screens. Our Awards are going to be first class, free parties and a VIP Lounge are included in your submission and available for a low cost for your additional guests. Be prepared for the Hollywood goes Country scene in these lovely  mountain towns of  Show Low, Lakeside  and Pinetop of Arizona. Full Color Program Books, first class industry

workshops (NOT during showings) All films will be shown in the afternoons .

 Thursday Arrival , showing Friday and Saturday afternoon as well as half day Sunday. Awards Gala Sunday Night at Hon-Dah Casino.

 A scenic 3 hr drive from Phoenix, or fly from Phoenix to the Show Low Airport. Car rentals are available at the Phoenix Airport. Show Low and Pinetop offer a huge selection of hotels, cabins and bed and breakfast, bars, taverns, and plenty of restaurants for every budget. Discount rates offered are posted under sponsors.

You might want to add a couple of days vacation to go exploring , to relax in the pines, hike, fish or horseback ride 

 Music for Film competition for musicians.

Great separate industry

music workshop as well. 

Roger Cline's mexican moonshine

Top Rated Industry workshops will be offered and are included free accepted film makers.

All other may purchase a workshop ticket.


Talk to this prestigious panel of presenters. Find out about the opportunities as

well as the legal aspects of using music in your project. Musicians can find out more on what it takes for film makers to hear their songs to possibly use in a project.


Do you know all there is to know to make sure your project is protected? Ask questions in this session


Come and hear what Matthew Earl Jones from the Arizona Film Commission has to offer film makers that want to shoot their project in Arizona.

 Shooting a film on a low or no budget and delivering a film that looks like a million bucks.


Songtradr is presenting their online platform

Planned workshops not confirmed yet are Film studio presentation , and a presentation of a Literary Agent for film scripts and books!

Show Low, Pinetop, Lakeside and the White Mountains of Arizona


We will announce accepted Films

on August 15th

Show Low Film Festival proudly accepts entries via, the world's best online submission platform. FilmFreeway offers free HD online screeners, unlimited video storage, digital press kits, and more. Click to submit with FilmFreeway.

remember , separate competition for musicians

October 11-14, 2018

 Lake of the Woods 

Features/Featurette, Shorts & Documentaries

ALL accepted films shown on big screens

​The Village 8 is an all digital sound theatre

all rocker chairs and state of the art projection!

Films will be shown on 4 of their 8 Big Screens