24 Jun 2018
Call for entries

11 Jul 2018
Early deadline

17 Aug 2018
Standard deadline

24 Sep 2018
Late deadline

30 Sep 2018
Festival closed

22 Apr 2019
Notification date

21 Apr 2019
21 Apr 2019


P.zza Vittorio Veneto, 5,  10124, Turin, Italy, Italy

Festival description
Short Films >1' 59'<
Feature Films >60' 190'<

Festival requirements
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2014
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
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Festival start: 21 April 2019      Festival end: 21 April 2019

Welcome back Filmmaker to the 4° edition!!

After the great success of the first three editions, submissions to the fourth edition of FilmmakerDay are now open.

The event is taking place in September 2018 in the wonderful setting of Turin, a city that has become one of the undisputed centres of the art of cinema. FilmmakerDay summons many authors from every corner of the world, as well as a wide audience of cinema lovers.

A great number of high-quality films have taken part in FilmmakerDay. Among them: News Neighbors by Bayley, directly from Sundance Film Festival; A Gentle Night by Qiu Yang, winner of Cannes Palme d'Or; In the Hills by Hamid Ahmadi, an official selection at Toronto International Film Festival.

The fourth edition of FILMMAKER DAY is now organized by the Systemout Association and ArtInMovimento Association as an event whose intention is to give value to filmmakers’ creativity.

This festival is dedicated to short and feature films of any genre and runtime. There are no rules or limitations.
The fourth edition of Filmmaker Day is taking place in Turin, at the end of september, at the prestigious " Cinema Greenwich".

The event derives from the need of giving space and visibility to films coming from all over the world.

Apart from the Best Film, ArtInMovimento Magazine and Italia Che Cambia, two magazines that are both Media Partner of the event, will also give special attention to the most deserving films.


- Submissions fee is 15 EUR for each film
- Films selected by a qualified jury
- Selected films will screen at the end of September, 2018
- Free limited membership to Systemout Association

<<<<<<<< A NEW SECTION OF FILMMAKER DAY: 100% guaranteed screening

If you record your film in this section, the screening during the festival is guaranteed in a collateral section in another cinema. <<<<<<<<<

Awards will be announced at the end of submissions.

-Best Film
-Special mention ArtInMovimento Magazine
-Best Director


Projects submitted must be the original work of the participant, not ended before January 1-2014.

It is possible to submit more than one project, but each project requires the submission fee.

All films in any different language from English must necessarily be subtitled, in English. An exception will be admitted for films in Italian, which don’t need to be subtitled.

By submitting the film to the 4° edition of Filmmaker Day you confirm to own the rights of the film.

Members of a competent jury are in charge to nominate the best Film after the live screen play.

The 4° edition of Filmmaker Day submission will be possible from May 12 2018 to September 14, 2018 on our online platforms.

4°edition of Filmmaker Day reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the final event.

Rates for submission are not refundable.

The payment of the movie marathon’s submission fee implies the acceptance of the rules and condition shown on, the contestant declares to accept without exceptions. Rules and condition are available in English and Italian

All decisions regarding the winners are final and irrefutable.


The films submitted to the contest will remain in the files of the Festival and the video archive of the Cultural Association Systemout. The works will not be commercially exploited. Before any other different use, the authors will be contacted for receiving their agreement. Systemout Association is taking reasonable security precaution to protect the copyright of the film submitted to the Festival.



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