Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival

Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival

Set at the historic and prestigious Raleigh Studios in the heart of Hollywood, Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival is one of the largest festivals in the Lift-Off Global Network.

Screening days packed with film of multiple lengths, genres, nationalities and styles, LA Lift-Off is an honest, fair and true celebration of American and International Indie Film – a pure homage to the excellence of today’s grassroots filmmaker. Winners of Los Angeles Lift-Off have the potential to receive automatic official selections at ALL proceeding Lift-Off Film Festivals, spread throughout the year and all over the world. Winning films are picked purely by audience choice, giving the official selections a great chance of having their work seen and enjoyed by people from all over the globe.

Not only is our festival a global showcase for filmmakers looking to take that next step, we provide a free service where we take your work to the major film markets AFM, Cannes, EFM etc... All with the aim of getting your work acquired by distributors.


Submit your work to Los Angeles Lift-Off Film Festival...

Shorts | Features | Documentaries | Animations | Web Series | Music Videos | Scripts | Screenplays | Teleplays | Smartphone Films

Filmmakers and script writers may submit to the Lift-Off Global Film Festivals via either one of our two submission partners. Both have varying levels of fees they charge us and fees they charge you. This reflects on the respective costs per submission.


Our Submission Partners

Los Angeles Lift-Off has deadlines spread throughout the year, month by month.

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