Read it carefully several times before traveling ! You need to act upon it before Feb 18th 2017
All nominees need to buy one of the festival VIP packages by Feb 10th to be able to attend.
Hollywood is one of the top 10 expensive and luxury city in the world. It is a busy city with full of entertaining people and area that you must to see .It has amazing restaurant for dinning and many night clubs and shopping malls you can go.
This city is surrounded by mountains and oceans .You do not want to miss Hollywood sign for sure and walking on walk of the fame signs and see amazing wax museum , Madame Tussauds in Hollywood also Getty Museum . This is a happy city with hot weather. We strongly suggest you book the hotel as earliest as you can. Your check out should be not later than 4 day of arrival .If you need invitation letter let us know after being nominated.
If You need Invitation Letter, After your pay for your package ,we will send you an invitation letter to use it if you need to apply for your entry visa.
Super 8 hotel
1- These two hotels are the closest and cheapest we have found for you but you can stay in other hotels if you want and if they are full.
Always check different hotels to see which one you like better.
Hotel address : 7541 Laurel Canyon Blvd, North Hollywood, CA, 91605, United States of America,
2-Another 2 star, cheep close by hotel. Click on the link below
Ramada Inn Burbank Airport
2900 N San Fernando Blvd, Burbank, CA, 91504, United States of America, 855-239-9225
Good site for finding hotels:
Please find the airport location where you land to the hotel before arrival and know it .Most international flights land in L.A.X airport.
Cheep taxi are:
You need to register before they arrival. They are mostly in any area and get you in less than 10 minutes to any where you want with affordable price. They are on line taxi services and you need to have the application on your phone plus credit card to pay them
3- or Shuttle
cash or credit
4- Call taxi from airport
Press have your currency changed from your country to save time and get better rate in exchanging here or you can do in Airport.
Dress Code :
If you are a lady Please bring 3 gowns and party dress, you need to be very pretty .It is fun days full of celebrity photographers and live video recording that will be sent to all around the world. You do not know what is next surprise. Be ready and look amazing as though you are getting ready for your wedding. See the festival trailer to see how our previous filmmakers used to dress. To get better idea. We love to see you better than them this year. Also bring two formal dress for Press private interview if you have the Gold or Diamond package.
If you are a gentleman. same advise to you but bring three different suits and Tuxedo
Our Gold and Diamond VIP holders have a chance to take participate in all of three awarding ceremonies and interacting with all Celebrity attendance in different time and red carpet events .So you need to dress different for two different days.
There is a room you can change and retouch your make up on location! We are doing our best for you.
Have a safe trip and see you all here.
Urgent notes for screening your films ,minimum package to prepare is Silver
Please note: If your film /talent /work has been nominated you should bring
1-Two DVD of best high quality of the film for Director/Producer section
2-It is always best you come with your crew or talents because in our Question and Answer session you will have receive many attention from Press and public to vote on your work and it helps your work/Film/or you to be elevated to higher level.
3. Nominees are not winner !
After being nominated you need to invite as many as you can for your film /work to get the highest vote and hopefuly to the winning level and finalist section .
“Academy Film Awards”
"World Humanitarian Awards
or all above and
WIND International Film Festival"
Again “ You need to have your VIP Pass number before attending. Choose which packages you want and pay by paypal before attending .When you paid Email us with confirmation number please to provide you a personal secret pass code.
For below sections you need to prepare them as earliest as you can and send these to Festival email before arrival by Feb 15th 2017.
4-You need to send trailer of your film in a separate file before arrival to festival email.( send it through WETRANSFER.COM to
On subject line write the words: Festival Requirements
5-Due receiving more than 1000 emails from related matters or filmmakers please try your best to do what we asked for by your own before sending email right a way.
We might not be able to answer you right a way and you loose your chance for many other opportunities
6-You need to record a 30 sec testimonial video about how you feel about being nominated in our festival and mention your full name and for what film/or category you have been nominated.
7- Please prepare 30 Sec of the best part of your work .For example if you are a director,30 sec of best part of your film if you have trailer ,that is fine.
If you are actor 30 sec of the best part of role is some thing you need to prepare
If you are editor, singer/dancer/musician… It applies to many categories if you can.
The reason is that for Gold and Diamond VIP holders we want to show it to show case you more just from the moments we announce your name to the actual moments you start speaking there is a 30 sec of walking time to the stage .We want to fill it with your glorious work and show case it to the world.
You need to send us all below information to festival email as earliest after preparing yourself for the package you want and pay through Pay pal.
After you paid please answer these questions and email us back as your earliest to program your film by Feb 15th
Name of the film :
Director of Photography:
Main lead actress
Main lean actor
Language: If it is in Native language you should have (English Subtitles)
Original Format: HD ( Bring Two DVD )
Your IMDB Website:
Film IMDB website:
Film Face book
Poster of the film ,You need to have a big size such as 24 by 50 inches printed poster with you please.Most filmmakers will add logo of festival and laurel on the poster and frame it and bring it to promote their work through out three day events or red carpets.We will have many reporters around you and it is great of you make it .See the sample of poster at bottom of page you nee to have on with you on 23rd and 24th of Feb.Please have it framed as though it can stand alone beside you on red carpet.
Head shot of nominees:
Some back stage shots
Send us a link of your trailer through you Tube
Send us a testimonial link by two weeks before festival.
on the subject line on you tube please mention like this ;Your name+Your work+WIND International Film Festival like
Alex Barani, nominees as best Actor for “WIND International Film Festival”
Sara Kazemi , nominee as best singer in the film for “WIND International Film Festival”
You need to send all information on time to be considered and programmed.Please make sure you have answered them all and send them in one email.
You need to pay the enrollment fee not later than Feb 18th .
Best of luck and we hope to see you soon in our amazing festival in Hollywood.
Screening and Awarding location on Feb 23rd
Please see the program for 23rd and 24th of Feb in other pages
All of our dedication to you means we love you and want to promote you as our best.It is time consuming and for each nominees it might take 3 days to be programmed.
please help us to help you
See you all from 23rd to 25th of February in Hollywood