Calendar of Events

2019 Official Selections

  • 2019 Official Selections will be announced on Saturday December 7, 2019 between the hours of 8pm EST and 11:59pm EST.
  • 2019 Official Selection Laurels will be emailed to Filmmakers after our Festival has completed.
  • If we should need any information from Filmmakers for their selected films, we will contact the Filmmaker via the email that was used at the time of submission.
  • Friday December 13th, at 5PM EST. will feature our first annual EIFF Roaring 20’s Kick-off Gala Dinner Theatre Event, hosted by Room 33.
  • Our Festival will take place between December 12 through December 21, 2019, with our Live event opening December 13th and 14th, 2019 in Erie Pa.
  • Best of Genre Award Nominations will be announced on December 14th at or before 11:59PM EST.
  • The Audience Award voting will initiate on Sunday December 15th once all films have been made available for virtual screening at 11:59pm EST and will continue through 11:59pm EST on December 21, 2019.
  • Best of Genre Award Winners and the Audience Award Winner, along with the 3 runners-up will be announced 11:59 EST on December 21st, 2019.
  • Awards and Award Laurels will be sent out within 14 business days of the winding up of our Festival.