2021 Year End Gala

This year OIF will present the Best Picture Award (For Best Short Film) of 2021 to one of nine films screened in theaters during the year. The nine (9) nominees… Read More »»

OIF “Escape Challenge” Screening

OIF held its 16th Screening and Awards Event at AMC Theaters in Disney Springs, Florida. This private screening was held in two theater auditoriums due to the theater’s COVID policies… Read More »»

OIF Escape Challenge Screening Event gets a Second Theater

The OIF Screening set for June 5th at AMC Theaters in Disney Springs, Florida was a sell-out.  All available seating was taken up in less than 3 hours.  The theater’s… Read More »»

50 scripts submitted for the Escape Challenge

The script submission deadline ended last night at 11:59pm.  We are happy to announce that 50 scripts have been submitted from members in OIF Orlando and OIF Tampa.   Selections are… Read More »»

2021 ESCAPE Challenge


We’re happy to open the next OIF Challenge: “ESCAPE”. Bring us to another era, another reality, or just make us laugh and forget our worries! This Challenge is open to… Read More »»

OIF Affiliate Sponsor

OIF becomes official founding affiliate of the Organization of Independent Filmmakers (a/k/a “OIF’) We are happy to announce that Orlando Independent Filmmakers has been instrumental in supporting the creation of … Read More »»

The OIF 2019 Awards Gala

Note: There is some audio replacement for policy compliance This video can be seen in Full High Definition Quality by clicking towards the bottom right and selecting 1080HD on capable… Read More »»

Florida Senate Bill for Film, Television, and Digital Media Targeted Rebate Program up for vote in 2020

A Bill presented by Senator Gruters for a new Film, Television, and Digital Media Targeted Rebate Program is in the Florida Senate Committees for review. A vote is expected in… Read More »»

LOL Challenge Private Screening

The OIF 2019 LOL Challenge screening is set for June 15th at the Wayne Densch Theater Performing Arts Center in Sanford, Florida. 31 Short Films completed the Challenge requirements and… Read More »»

2019 OIF LOL Challenge Selections Announced

Are you ready for some laughs? The screening event for the current challenge will showcase up to 39 films!  The event will be split into two blocks, each with itys… Read More »»