August 25 – 26, 2018
CommUNITY. Creativity. BLISS...
Our mission is to create unity within our commUNITY and bring love, peace, harmony and bliss to a festival about creativity and individuality.
We are Proud to announce the Blissfest333 International Film Festival is at Denver's Newest Theater. The Alamo Drafthouse Denver, Sloans Lake Location..
August 25th and 26th | 11am-5pm
4255 West Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80204
Blissfest333 rated as "Best Fest 2016" by EverFest
and the Alamo Drafthouse Named “the best theater ever” by Time Magazine, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has built a reputation as a movie lover’s oasis not only by combining food and drink service with the movie-going experience, but also introducing unique programming and high-profile, star-studded special events.
This festival is about the community and the arts. Getting together in a blissful, harmonious environment. Meeting new friends, artists and the community in a positive atmosphere. Blissfest is devoted to help and raise money for charitable organizations. We welcome the community with open arms.
Awards & Prizes
Festival Directors Choice Award gets a $100 Gift Card.
Blissfest winners get free passes to next years festival, official winning certificate and Blissfest has many screenings during the year. Winning films get to be screened at these events. More information at:
Rules & Terms
OFFICIAL Blissfest333 SUBMISSION RULES: 1) Submission Format
Films must be submitted EITHER via online screener OR by TWO (2) DVDs up to 40 minutes in length. DVDs must be on region one (1) or region zero (0) encoded and in NTSC format. The tracking number, film title, film category and running time MUST be clearly labeled on the two DVDs. Please avoid stickers on the cover. Submitted copies will not be returned.
2) All entry fees paid are non refundable. 3) There are no restrictions on distribution status. There are no requirements or restrictions for premiere status to submit to the festival. We welcome all films and genres. Films with mature content must indicate such on the DVD. Pornography is not permitted under any circumstance; there is a difference between art and pornography. The festival's management has the final say in what is considered inappropriate material. 4) All submission screeners must go through a screening process to qualify for selection. After completing the screening process notification of acceptance will be sent out by email, post or notified by phone. 5) As films are selected they are notified of selection and sent to programming for inclusion into the festival film schedule. Filmmakers are notified in the order of selection and not submission dates. Please be patient as your film goes through our screening process. We are unable to reply to emails asking if your film has been selected or where it is in the screening process. 6) The official exhibition formats for the festival are, DVD, Blu-ray, or a digital file. Any filmmakers wishing to have their film projected in another format other than stated must provide their own equipment at their expense during their screening, and accept all liability for such use and rental. Filmmaker provided equipment will be removed at the end of their screening and returned to the filmmaker. 7) After a film has been selected and the filmmaker is notified, the film will be listed on the festival web site under official selections. Once you are notified please send us by email a promotional photo in JPEG format only and a short word film synopsis for inclusion on the festivals web site, additionally, we will require several synopsis of varying lengths. You may also send a web page link to your films web site which will be linked from ours. 8) Remember the promotional picture and synopsis you send us will also be used in the festivals official program. If you do not supply a short word synopsis your program listing will only show your title and promotional picture. 9) All entered films Blissfest333 a non exclusive limited use agreement to use film titles or trailers or film posters for festival and film promotional use only including online, print or broadcast media to promote the festival and selected films to the industry and general public. Filmmakers fully retain all rights, title and interest in their films and all intellectual Property.
10) Official selection films must provide their final exhibition copy to the festival programming department 15 days prior to the festival unless using your screener.
11) Blissfest333 is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes.
12) The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. 13) The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Blissfest333 Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.14) Films may be used in future Blissfest333 Festivals, and kept in the Blissfest/GalaxyFest film library.