Contact IFFF

IFFF business deliveries:
P.O. Box 802705 Santa Clarita, CA 91380-2705



Thank you for your interest in the IFFF. This page provides a “quick glance” at what you need to participate in the 2016 film festival.

Return to the homepage for more details about the IFFF and its year round International Family Film Institute (IFFI) activities.



Raleigh Studios
5300 Melrose Avenue
Hollywood, CA 90038




Turn by Turn Directions

TICKET PRICES (No tickets are Mailed – Pick-up ONLY):



$8/person for Members

Children 5 and under are FREE

Group Rate: $8/person for 10 or more


PANEL DISCUSSIONS (No tickets are Mailed – Pick-up ONLY):


$16/person for Members

Group Rate: $16/person for 10 or more



Parking will be conveniently located between Van Ness Avenue and Raleigh Street

right across from the studios. There is a $5 parking fee per car per day.



The entrance to Raleigh Studios is right across the street from the parking structure.You will be entering the lot through the Van Ness Gate. Upon arrival at the gate, please mention to Security that you are there for the International Family Film Festival.

NOTE: Please keep in mind that there is no shuttle or wheelchair access, so plan ahead for the walk. The theatre requires a walk up a moderate flight of stairs.


Awards Ceremony October 23rd, 2016


IFFF “Friz Award” for Excellence in Animation Arts

The IFFF “Friz Award” for Excellence in Animation Arts is given to an individual or organization that has contributed the highest degree of quality, innovation and care to the art and advancement of animation.

IFFF Film Excellence Award

This award is given to a film, company, organization or individual that over the course of a history or career has demonstrated consistently high standards, production qualities and excellence of storytelling in the family genre of cinematic arts.

IFFF Spirit Award

The film that best exemplifies the highest artistic merit and superbly celebrates the ennobling spirit of the human condition.

IFFF Director’s Gold Award

Chosen by the IFFF Board of Directors for the film that best exemplifies the IFFF Vision Statement, “…builds a peaceful global family through the discovery and sharing of quality stories by independent artists and production companies.”

IFFF Top Applause Award

A Non-juried Award voted on (individual ballots) by the attending IFFF live audiences over the run of the festival.

IFFF Best Child Award

This Award is given by the IFFF Film Jurors for the best performance by a Child Actor (US & foreign).

IFFF Pearl Award

Awarded to the film that best exemplifies the purity and enduring strength of the family bond.



Saturday ONLY

October 22nd, 2016

9 AM – 6 PM

Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, CA

5300 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90038

The IFFF Youth Fest! is presented on Saturday only, and is part of the IFFF festival at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood, CA.

It is open to the public to attend, but is programmed for youth 8 – 17 years of age.

Films and screenplays are juried by category in 2 age groups: ages 8 – 13 and 14 – 17.


YOUTHFEST! TICKET PRICES (No tickets are Mailed – Pick-up ONLY):

One Ticket/Person = Screenings, Workshops and Awards Ceremony/Reception:


$20/person for Members

Group Rate: $20/person for 10 or more

$8/person for Screenings ONLY

Children 5 and under are FREE


Advertising Deadlines

The 2016 Program Book Deadline for Ad Submissions is October 3rd, 2016, and the Spec sheet is available for downloading (Spec PDF). Contact: 818.433.7159 or email at