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IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival

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IN THE PALACE is an established international festival dedicated to short films, new media and digital arts up to 27 minutes in length.

The main purpose of the Festival is to present and promote the contemporary short film art form from Bulgaria, Europe, and the rest of the world. IN THE PALACE is an Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe (EFFE) Label holder, a Student Academy Award® Qualifying Festival, and an Academy Award®/Oscar® Qualifying Festival for shorts in the categories of Best Animation, Best Fiction and Best National Film.

17th IN THE PALACE will take place on 18 – 26 September 2020 in the beautiful seaside city of Varna.

The program will consist of the following main components:

• Professional competitive programme

• Student competitive [...]





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Logo of Calzada de Calatrava International Film Festival
Published: 17 Nov 2019
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Does NOT have submission fees
Short films
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Calzada de Calatrava International Film Festival

Deadline: 14 Apr 2020

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival

International Feature and Short Films

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Other



Calzada de Calatrava, Spain



 
 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival - Music Video International Competition

Deadline: 31 Dec 2019

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

COMPETITION OPEN TO FILM STUDENTS ONLY

Ca'FoscariShortFilmFestivalisthefirstEuropeanfilmfestivalmanagedby university students under the guidance of a staff of Professors in film studies and professionals from the world of cinema. Our initiative results in an International Competition open to film
students from all over the world and it has become an important landmark for those involved in film studies. We promote the diffusion of the achievements accomplished in the field of cinema and transmedia by cooperating with international cinema schools and distributors. Internationally relevant producers, cinema experts, directors
and actors join us each year as members of the jury or as special guests.

Besides the main International Competition, Ca’Foscari Short Film Festival [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Other  Music Video



Venice, Italy



 
 

 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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Tally Shorts Film Festival

Deadline: 16 Nov 2019

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International Festival

Short film festival

Embracing the medium of short film, Tally Shorts Film Festival is excited to bring a truly unique and independent cinema experience to North Florida with the goal of increasing community awareness and support for film as a cultural and economic asset. In addition to showcasing cinema from around the world, Tally Shorts is dedicated to preserving, nurturing and cultivating local filmmakers by providing an avenue to network, showcase and discuss all aspects of film.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Tallahassee, United States



 
 
 
 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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International Short Film Festival Canton

Deadline: 01 Sep 2020

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

ISFFC is an international short film festival organized by the 1895 Film Society in Guangzhou. The festival features top films from the world's leading filmmakers as well as introduces new, talent from around the world.

As always, we're proud to welcome both China and international submissions. In 2019 (the first edition of the international short film competition), we screened 50+ films carefully curated from over 1000 submissions including Oscar® Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Emmy® and Grammy® winning artists from around the world.

ISFFC is traditionally held on the last weekend of October, at several remarkable venues in Guangzhou city, with free admission to the whole program.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Guangzhou, China




 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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Festival ARMORICOURT

Deadline: 15 Mar 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Organization

The short film festival Armoricourt is organized by the association Armoricourt.
The edition 12 will take place from 24 to 27 September 2020. The festival is held in France, Brittany, Côtes d’Armor, Plestin Les Grèves (22310).

Purpose

The Armoricourt festival aims to:
- Broadcast and promote the short film to the public;
- Support cinematographic creation;
- Encourage and reveal talents;
- Encourage meetings and exchanges between the directors and the public;
- Propose a cultural event.

The festival revolves around a short film competition, split into 2 sections: Francophone Films(language french) and Non-Francophone Films(no french language)with French sub-titles.

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Plestin Les Gréves, France



 
 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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Cortoons Festival Gandía

Deadline: 01 Apr 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Cortoons Gandia is the International Animated Film Festival of Gandia, organized by Cortoons Festival, the city of Gandia, la Generalitat Valenciana, through the Institut Valenciá de Cultura (Culturarts), and the participation of Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) Campus de Gandia.
In the 2016, after 12 years of great success in Rome, Cortoons international festival of animated films, he moved to Spain in the beautiful town of Gandia in the province of Valencia.
The sixteenth Cortoons Festival Gandia edition will be a great festival of animated films for professionals, animation film funs and all the general public.

The competition categories are:
International animated short film from 1 to 4 minutes
International animated short film from 4 to 20 minutes
Spanish [...]

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Gandia, Spain



 
 

 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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CINEMALAB

Deadline: 17 Dec 2019

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The Cinematographic Residence CINEMALAB 2020
"Creativity Above Budget."

CinemaLab is an opportunity for the maturation of feature film projects and low-budget series, in the script, construction (work in progress) or finalized in search of promotion and distribution, so that, strengthened by the collaboration and advice of experts, they can advance and consolidate.

The first week of February 2020, in Zapatoca "The Happiest Town in the World", 12 selected projects will be incubated, within a national and international call, providing the right environment for filmmakers to focus their energies and move forward, through new and creative paths.

The laboratory will focus on the most neuralgic areas of realization, an immersion through individual, group and master classes, with [...]

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ZAPATOCA, Colombia



 
 
 
 
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Published: 16 Nov 2019
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FANTBilbao - Festival De Cine Fantástico De Bilbao

Deadline: 01 Mar 2020

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Feature film festival

Bilbao City Council is currently organising the 26th BILBAO FANTASY FILM FESTIVAL – FANT 2020, to take place in Bilbao from 8th to 16th of May 2020.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Bilbao, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 15 Nov 2019
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Human Rights Nights Film Festival in Bologna

Deadline: 31 Mar 2020

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Human Rights Nights welcome submission of films dedicated to human rights issues.
All formats and genre of films will be considered for selection for the festival film program. Human Rights Nights holds a wide perspective on human rights which includes civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Bologna, Italy



 
 
 
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Published: 15 Nov 2019
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Morce-Go Vermelho - Goiás Horror Film Festival

Deadline: 01 Sep 2020

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Feature film festival

4rd Morce-GO Vermelho - GOIAS HORROR FILM FESTIVAL - is a film festival in the heart of Brazil, which will have contemporary audiovisual works and historical recovery linked to the themes of horror, suspense and horror. The Festival may have fiction productions, experimental and animation as well as workshops and debates.

The aim is to encourage and promote local productions, Brazil and all over the world for lovers of moviegoers horror movies, suspense and horror featuring some of the most creative in independent productions of short films in competitive shows and feature films in the programming.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Goiânia, Brazil