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The 34th Message to Man International Festival of documentary, short live-action, animated, and experimental films is scheduled to take place from 18 to 27 October 2024 in St. Petersburg, Russia.

With its history spanning three decades of cinema development, Message to Man was founded in 1989 in Leningrad by filmmaker Mikhail Litvyakov, who now serves as the Honorary President of the Festival.

In 2010, Alexei Uchitel, a renowned director of documentaries and feature films, assumed the role of the Festival's President.

Over the years, the Festival has hosted distinguished figures of world cinema, including Werner Herzog, Ulrich Seidl, Claude Lanzmann, Isabelle Huppert, Fanny Ardant, Agnès Varda, Mira Nair, Paolo Sorrentino, Alan Berliner, Eric Roberts, Jonathan Rosenbaum, [...]





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Logo of ERRENTERIA DOCUMENTARY FILM AND HUMAN RIGHTS FESTIVAL
Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Short films



ERRENTERIA DOCUMENTARY FILM AND HUMAN RIGHTS FESTIVAL

Deadline: 04 Sep 2024

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

OZ ZINEMA ELKARTEA, in collaboration with the City Council of Errenteria, announces the 3rd DOCUMENTARY FILM AND HUMAN RIGHTS FESTIVAL OF ERRENTERIA, in order to promote and develop the audiovisual arts through visualization and the defense of human rights.

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Errenteria, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Arraial Cine Fest

Deadline: 31 Dec 2024

Call for entries

International Festival

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Feature film festival

The 15th edition of Arraial Cine Fest will be held from February 17th to 21st, 2025 online on the festival's official website.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Experimental



Porto Seguro, Brazil



 
 

 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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accordi@ DISACCORDI - International Short Film Festival

Deadline: 20 Sep 2024

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International Festival

Short film festival

accordi @ DISACCORDI - International Short Film Festival welcomes films and filmmakers from all over the world, to share the art of independent short films with the local audience, to entertain and enlighten festival attendees, to provide filmmakers the opportunity for professional networking and development, and to encourage cultural tourism and film industry development in Naples and the surrounding area in Campania.

accordi @ DISACCORDI (Consonances and Dissonances) is an audience-friendly festival that focuses on quality programming of all genres of seventh art from comedy to drama, animation to documentary, and art to experimental movies. In addition to the film program, attendees can enjoy talks, Q&As, laboratories, workshops, exhibitions, seminars and conferences; the [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Experimental  Music Video



Napoli / Naples, Italy



 
 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Cine Libre International Film Festival

Deadline: 25 Jul 2024

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International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival


Rueda Libre (Freewheel) is the official call of shortFilms to Cine Libre FilmFestival, we take for symbol THE WHEEL that evokes the hills of Fredonia where children running down with wheels and tires. Now cinema is taken Fredonia and the concept of roll changes cinematically .

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



NECOCLÍ, Colombia



 
 
 

 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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42èmes Rencontres du cinéma latino-américain - Pessac - Longs-métrages

Deadline: 15 Nov 2024

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HIGHLIGHTED

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Feature film festival

The festival "Rencontres du cinéma latino américain" organized by France Amérique Latine Comité Bordeaux Gironde is 42 years old.
The missions developed since the creation of this event are:

- To make the Latin American continent known: its cultures, its struggles, its peculiarities...
- To increase the visibility of little-known works.
- To share the political and artistic visions of Latin American countries.
The feature film program is divided into two categories: films in competition and those not participating in the competition. Depending on the year, the film committee reserves the right to add a category to the selection.

The film committee will decide the dates and times of the screenings of each film.

This information will be published on the website:
 [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Bordeaux, France



 
 
 
 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Ostia International Film Festival

Deadline: 20 Apr 2025

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International Festival

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Feature film festival

Ostia International Film Festival 2025, now in its 6th Edition, promotes, encourages and spreads all the activities relating to the world of Cinema, including through TV, Streaming, Theatre, the Web, Social Media.

Purposes:

in collaboration with public and private entities, the promotion and spreading of culture, cinematographic and artistic production and of the audiovisual works submitted every year to the Festival;

organize happenings, shows, events and exhibitions related to the Audiovisual, Artistic and Cultural sector at national and international level through the Festival;

bring together and promote the training of people and artists of any age and social background involved in creative film and audiovisual production;

Create works connected to the world of Cinema, [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Roma, Italy



 
 
 

 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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FICCAB - Benalmadena Internacional Short Films Festival

Deadline: 15 Sep 2024

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International Festival

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In 1998, the Benalmádena Cinematographic Youth Association (ACIBE) recovered the spirit of the defunct SICAB (Benalmádena International Author's Film Week, 1969-1989) to undertake the project of creating a film festival for the city. The result, after seventeen years of management, is the Benalmádena International Short Film and Alternative Film Festival (FICCAB), a meeting forum for lovers of quality cinema. More than four hundred short films are presented each year at a festival for all ages that unites the glamor of the stars to the best auteur, independent, alternative and unknown cinematographies, paying special attention to European ones.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Arroyo de la Miel - Benalmádena, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Festival Corto D`autore Citta` Di Cesnali (av)

Deadline: 31 Aug 2024

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

Our mission is to spread the talent of young emerging directors in the panorama of Italian, European and international cinema, pursuing the objective of merging culture, territory and tourism, with a particular eye on innovations in the cinematographic field, also supported by new technological languages.

The call is aimed at short films of any theme and genre. It ranges from drama to comedy, thriller, etc. The stories can be invented or adapted or inspired by true events and documentaries or reportages of any kind.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



CESINALI, Italy




 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Fifca - Festival International du Film Court d’Angoulême

Deadline: 01 Dec 2024

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International Festival

Short film festival

The festival is composed by :
- the official short films competition.
- many special screenings.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Angoulême, France



 
 
 
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Published: 02 Jul 2024
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Muestra Intergaláctica de Cortometrajes

Deadline: 01 Nov 2024

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International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival

Muestra Intergaláctica Short Film Festival is a space where people can present their film projects of all kinds of genre.

It started as a small local show. Due to the response of the people and thanks to the support of sponsors, it has become an event with local, national and international short films.

The attendance to the Intergalactic Short Film Festival has increased edition after edition, initially with a unique function, however, since the edition of the year 2017, additional days were added to the festival in order to show content in a section of honorable mentions.

We have had more and more coverage by the media, and we hope in this edition to receive better and more productions from around the world, and of course a greater response from the public and satisfaction, [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



SALTILLO, Mexico