RISK TAKERS, STORY TELLERS,
> Nòt Film Fest is dedicated to great independent films and creating opportunities for their filmmakers. An open air film festival offering a unique festival experience that is more than just outdoor movies.
Our mission has been honored throughout the festival's past editions, held in Santarcangelo di Romagna (Italy), a small village nested in the hills by the Adriatic coast near Federico Fellini’s hometown Rimini , where up-and-coming writers, directors and producers, alongside seasoned veterans and film lovers, converge for the weeklong celebration of independent cinema, making Nòt a great place to find the next, great, visionary films.
In the commitment to create real opportunities for our filmmakers and launch their career we created several partnerships to offer special awards, free education, distribution opportunities as well as daily networking events to connect in a friendly and informal environment.
Among our judges and guests Gabriela Rodriguez producer of Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma”, Peter Baxter founder of Slamdance, Theo Green Oscar Nominated sound designer of “Blade Runner 2049”.
> Recognized by the Italian Ministry of Culture for its cultural relevance.
> We provide hospitality, and festival passes for all our filmmakers.
> Free Education & Special Awards & Distribution Opportunities
> special awards 2020
STRAIGHT ARROW EMERGING DIRECTOR AWARD
Awarded by Straight Arrow Films, the winning director will receive a 3-year contract for exclusive representation as a commercial director in the United States.
FABULA DECK WRITING AWARD
The best screenwriter will be awarded by Fabula Deck
FINAL DRAFT AWARD
11 awards will be presented a copy of the latest Final Draft software the number one selling screenwriting application in the world for 28 years.