MICMXIFF International Film Festival

Ciudad de México, Mexico

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12 Jan 2024

Published: 07 Sep 2023
 Has submission fees
Short films


The call for entries opens on Friday, August 11, 2023 at 12:00 noon.

The closing date for feature and short films will be Friday, January 12, 2024 at 23:59 hrs.

THE 5th EDITION OF THE MICMXIFF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL will be held from March 16 to 23, 2024.

The MICMXIFF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL seeks to promote and disseminate the film production of Mexico and the world through the meeting and collaboration of its industries, the formation of new talents and the dissemination of films from the region so that they can access a wider audience.


- All materials are evaluated by a selection committee made up of specialists and people from the industry chaired by the general direction of the MICMXIFF.

- The programming team may adapt the works to any sub-category not specified in the call for entries, either by any genre pattern, theme or technique that is in demand in the submitted works, for example: horror, stop motion, horror, etc.

To be considered, films must be submitted in the following manner:

- Fill out the registration form available at www.micmxiff.com and at Festhome.

- Entries must be accompanied by digital screeners.

- The selection of the works will be the responsibility of the festival's programming team and members of the pre-selection juries.

- The selection will be final.

- Send PRESS KIT including the following materials: still photo of the work (in jpg or tif format at 300 dpi); synopsis of the work (English and Spanish); brief biography of the director (English and Spanish); photograph of the director (in jpg or tif format at 300 dpi); technical file with list of credits in Festhome.

- The registration and participation of a film implies full acceptance of these rules and the dates stipulated in the Call for Entries.


- The jury will be made up of renowned professionals from the film industry and the cultural sphere.

- Its members will be nominated by the Organizing Committee.

- Each institution invited by the MICMXIFF will select and nominate its representative(s).

- Members of the MICMXIFF may be present at the jury deliberations but may not cast a vote.

- The final decision of the jury is final. No official award may be declared void.

- The awards for Best Film in each section may not be declared ex aequo.

- If the Jury so decides, honorable mentions may be given and/or more than one film may be awarded if the Jury so decides (statuette only).

- The Audience Award will be given to the film rated best by the audience.

- The public will cast its vote during the public screenings.


- The Festival Management will decide on the order and date of exhibition of each film.

- Entries may be selected for out-of-competition screenings.

- The selected works may be part of the national and international screenings in which the MICMXIFF participates during 2024.

- All films selected for the MICMXIFF must submit a final exhibition copy in DCP or Blue Ray digital format.

- For competing sections, films in Spanish must be subtitled in English; films in other languages must be subtitled in Spanish and English.

- Subtitling costs are the responsibility of the applicant.

International Festival

Short film festival

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental

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