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FESTIVAL COURT METRANGE

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In 2003, the non-profit created the International Strange and Unusual Fantasy Short Film Festival, Court Métrange.

The event offers a creative harbor for authors wherein to expose and endorse their ideas. With an irrefutable penchant for a different form of filmmaking, these motion picture partisans fascinate countless audiences, the latter of whom paradoxically struggle to reap the same attention.

The purpose of the Court Métrange Festival is, ultimately, threefold, boasting: a place to screen, a place to scream, letting its "cult" shorts thrive, and a place whose limitless resources endeavor to not only emphasize the credentials of those having fought to make Fantasy film what it is today, but also attribute to them what is rightfully theirs. Court Métrange has become [...]



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Published: 14 Feb 2024
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Panòptic. Mataro Film Festival

Deadline: 25 Feb 2024

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PANÒPTIC. MATARÓ FILM FESTIVAL
6th Edition

Panòptic Film Festival is a film and visual arts festival that explores the role of the digital era and its impact on society: the impact on power relations, social control, as well as in the areas of ethics, freedoms and human rights. Through the audiovisual, Panòptic Film Festival wants to generate thought, debate and knowledge around the moment of radical transformation that as a society we are living in the context of the digital era.

The 6th edition of the festival will take place in May 2023 in the city of Mataró (Barcelona, Spain).

The Official Selection and the Out of Competition selection are based on artistic, thematic and technical criteria.

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Mataró , Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 14 Feb 2024
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Paraguay LesBiGayTrans International Movie Festival

Deadline: 12 May 2024

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20th LesBiGayTrans Film Fest International in Paraguay

Aireana, a lesbian rights group, organizer of the 20th edition of the LesBiGayTrans International Film Festival of Asunción welcomes you.

Entries may be submitted until May 12, 2024.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation



Asunción , Paraguay



 
 
 

 
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Published: 13 Feb 2024
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CIBO CORTO Cine Festival dei due mari

Deadline: 06 May 2024

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The Cultural Association CAP 96010 has organized the 6th edition of the International Short Food Cine Festival, which will be held on 19th, 20th, and 21st of July 2024 in Portopalo di Capo Passero (Sr), Sicily.

The Festival aims to enhance and disseminate history, culture, traditions, and cuisine diversity all over the world through video language.
The competition notice is reserved for:

Short films: duration: from 3 to 20 minutes

Documentaries: maximum duration 30 minutes

The documentaries must have food as the theme, subject, or protagonist.

Works will be judged by a jury made up of national and international experts from film, publishing, and food and wine sectors. The best works will be awarded as follows.

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Portopalo di Capo Passero, Italy



 
 
 
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Published: 13 Feb 2024
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Festival International du Film de Comédie de Liège

Deadline: 31 Oct 2024

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The Liège International Comedy Film Festival explores daring, popular and unifying cinema, through a unique competition: it is the only festival in Europe to program international comedies (and sentimental, dramatic, social or horrific). The only one, also, to reward them with a Golden or Crystal Bull. Every year, since 2016, it has presented nearly twenty feature films and around thirty short films, from the four corners of the world.

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Liège, Belgium



 
 

 
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Published: 13 Feb 2024
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Fimmer - Festival Internacional De Mediometrajes De Manzanares El Real

Deadline: 10 Mar 2024

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With the aim to encourage the creation of meeting spaces for the world of medium-length films, as well as fostering interest in cinematographic creation, the Manzanares El Real City Council's Department of Culture has created the First International Festival of Medium-Length Films of Manzanares El Real called FIMMER.

All those films with a duration between 30 and 60 minutes produced after January 1, 2021 may be submitted to the contest. And each author or producer may submit up to a maximum of two works.

Entries can be submitted online, through the festhome.com platform or by email to fimmerfestival@gmail.com, where the documentation required in the bases must be included, and where the technical characteristics of the files to send.

The deadline for receiving the files is [...]

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Manzanares el Real, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 10 Feb 2024
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Toyama International Film Festival

Deadline: 14 Apr 2024

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The 11th Annual Toyama International Film Festival will take place in June of 2024 in Toyama Prefecture. With such great success in previous years, we are excited to once again share the visions of filmmakers from all over the world with our local community in the countryside of Japan.

Submissions will be open until April 14th, 2024.

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The Annual Toyama International Film Festival (TIFF) began in the rural prefecture of Toyama, Japan. Started by a few English teachers in the area, we hoped to reach people not just in Japan, but around the globe.

The first TIFF took place in a small room inside of a shopping center, where about 70 people watched the 10 films we had received. The following year was a tremendous success with over 100 submissions from different countries, [...]

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Toyama, Japan



 

 
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Published: 09 Feb 2024
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Festival De Cine Sobre La Discapacidad Ànec

Deadline: 07 Jun 2024

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The INTERNATIONAL DISABILITY FILM FESTIVAL ÀNEC has three basic objectives. First, an inclusive objective of visualization and awareness through the exposure of the reality of people with disabilities and the different therapies developed in this regard. Second, the dissemination and promotion of films and short films of artistic category that contribute to reflect this reality. And third, invite citizens to participate in the challenge of achieving a more just and inclusive society.

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Cullera, Spain



 
 
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Published: 09 Feb 2024
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African Indigenous Language Film Festival (Ailff)

Deadline: 02 May 2024

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The 2024 African Indigenous Language Film Festival highlights Africa's cultural richness and tourism potential.

By showcasing indigenous languages and traditions, this event empowers local communities. Through film screenings, workshops, and exhibits, it fosters dialogue between filmmakers, tourism professionals, and cultural enthusiasts. Come discover Africa's diverse heritage, its ability to attract global tourists, and its potential for lasting collaborations and economic growth.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Lagos, Nigeria



 
 
 

 
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Published: 08 Feb 2024
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Festimaj

Deadline: 25 Apr 2024

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Since 2004, Festimaj has been offering international screenings of short films made by children and young people aged 4 to 30, and by professionals of all ages. The selected films are then shown on all five continents, thanks to co-organizers from around the world.

A festival of diversity, offering screenings of never-before-seen films in over 35 countries.

An international network of professional filmmakers, co-organizers and broadcasters, enabling children, young people and adults to see these unique programs.

An ethical cinematography of committed films dealing with crucial societal issues: education, tolerance, migration, peace education, children's rights, ecology..., the fight against discrimination, harassment at school, abuse, corruption... so many subjects to build [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



SEVREMONT, France



 
 
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Published: 08 Feb 2024
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International Children And Youth Film Festival ’Light Of The World. Children’

Deadline: 01 Jun 2024

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International Children and Youth Film Festival “Light of the World. Children" is held annually in the Yaroslavl region of the Russian Federation.
Nominations of the International Film Competition:

1. Fiction films;
2. Documentary films;
3. Television report;
4. Animation;
5. Music video;
6. Social video;
7. “Without Borders” (video works created with the participation of children with disabilities).

The results of the qualifying stage of the international competition are announced no later than September 7, 2024.

The authors of video works that qualified for the finals of the Festival are invited to the final events of the Festival, which will be held on October 11-14, 2024 in Yaroslavl.

Travel of participants to the venue of festival events and accommodation is carried out [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Yaroslavl, Russia