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2018 Film Submissions Open Oct 20th

Submissions for ILLUMINATE 2018 open Friday October 20, 2017. Get more information here!


2017 Festival Films In Theaters

Several of the films that premiered at ILLUMINATE 2017 are now in theaters, on Netflix or streaming online! Check it out!


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Mission Statement

Our mission is to expand human consciousness through cinema.

ILLUMINATE is the world's premier film festival for conscious cinema. Dedicated to spreading enlightened ideas and pushing humanity forward, ILLUMINATE is a landmark destination event and centerpiece for conscious content. Founded on the premise that the language of film is universal and a dynamic force in carrying messages to the masses, the Festival showcases the best of conscious media to uplift, inspire and transform.