Short Film Competition

A. We accept all formats.

A. As many as you like.

A. We require that a short film be in English, if not, it must have English subtitles.

A. No.

A. Yes.

A. Yes, we will rate the films accordingly.

A. No, we only accept short films that were completed between 1st July 2021 and 15th July 2022.

A. We’re sorry to hear that! Please send us a screenshot to info@iffm.com.au and we will get in touch.

A. We’re sorry to hear that! Please send us a screenshot to info@iffm.com.au and we will get in touch.

Dance Competition

A. Dance Competition applications are now open and will close on 30th July 2022. Visit our Dance Competition page for more information.

A. Three minutes maximum.

A. Every performance is strictly capped to three minutes. We will stop playing the music after the three-minute mark.

A. No, we require that everyone applying for the Under 12 category to adhere to age requirements. This is to ensure that the competition is fair for everyone.

A. The age requirements depend on what category your performers fall under. Here are the categories:
  • Kids (Ages 12 and under)
  • Teens (12-19 years)
  • Adults (20 years and above)

A. We will get in touch with you a week prior to the dance competition date to advise you of your performance timeslot.

A. No. We would have put a lot of effort into programming a seamless list of songs. Therefore, no changes to the timeslot would be made.

A. There will be a tent set up to store your costumes and/or props. Please note that IFFM is not responsible for the safety of your belongings, so always keep an eye out on your things.

A. We require our participants to send us a Google Drive link at most a week in advance. Please make sure all access is permitted on the link.

A. We require our participants to arrive at Federation Square at 9AM sharp. Even if the timeslot given to you is later in the day, we would like you to arrive before the competition starts.

A. Yes, please reach out to our lovely volunteers at the venue if you require any support.

In-Person Events


A. We will be welcoming many renowned celebrities this year. View our guest list here.

Please reach out to info@iffm.com.au if your questions are not answered.