2022 SUBMISSIONS OPEN November 1st, 2021


The 16th annual festival is tentatively scheduled for June 2-5, 2022. The BIFF showcases more than 75 of the best films that are currently being produced in independent filmmaking. BIFF features an audience award and a juried prize for documentary and narrative feature films sponsored by GWFF. The Juried Prize will carry a $5,000 cash prize.

Submissions for 2022  OPEN NOVEMBER 1, 2021. Selected films will be chosen by the end of March and announced in April.