Date: May 4 - 15, 2009
Call for Entry Deadline: November 15, 2008
35mm, Beta SP, 1/2", DVD.
Filmmakers must guarantee to DCIFF the Premiere of their film for the Washington, DC area.
Awards: The films compete for awards, including Grand Jury, Cine Latino, Technical, Music to audience awards. A final selection is awarded at the end of the festival the Grand Jury winners to receive financial and promotional supports.