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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 27 February – 03 March 2021 in Festival and Congress Center-Varna in the beautiful seaside city of Varna.

The program will consist of the following main components:

• International and national, [...]





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Logo of Malhaar International Film Festival
Published: 26 Jun 2020
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Short films



Malhaar International Film Festival

Deadline: 20 Jul 2020

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

Locked in our own houses, we had the liberty to spend the most amount of time with ourselves. During these turbulent times, many of us had to confront our deep-rooted emotions that wouldn’t have easily surfaced. Some found positivity during these times of profound soul searching and some went into the depths of distress with confrontation at several levels of survival. Lockdown not only stopped our physical movement, but also the man-made vicious circle we were running into. It brought out thoughts and emotions that are un-parallel to another time experienced in the history of mankind. Most of us froze, some worked hard to figure it out, others let go and some couldn’t take it.

But, a few gems amidst us had the vision and the insight to document these moments, in fiction and [...]

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Delhi, India



 
 
 
 
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Published: 26 Jun 2020
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Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

Deadline: 23 Oct 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (AJFF) is a celebration of international and independent cinema, Atlanta’s largest film festival and the world’s premier Jewish film festival attracts nearly 40,000 filmgoers. AJFF showcases a diverse collection of outstanding narrative and documentary works that broadly explore universal themes of identity, history and culture, as well as life in the State of Israel.

UPDATE REGARDING COVID-19:

Due to uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, dates and exhibition details for next year's Atlanta Jewish Film Festival are under review. Stay tuned for further announcements from AJFF, as we determine when and how to best present the work of filmmakers, while also ensuring a safe and high-quality experience for festivalgoers. Thank you for your [...]

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Atlanta, United States



 
 
 

 
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Published: 25 Jun 2020
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Short films



3rd Horror Edition Of The Alpinale Short Film Festival

Deadline: 13 Sep 2020

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

We we would like to invite you to submit your horror short film to be screened at our 3rd horror night “Obacht! (Watch Out!)” and if selected at our ALPINALE short film festival. It will take place on October 31 (Halloween) in the Alpine town of Bludenz in Vorarlberg/Austria and will also compete for our audience award.


The ALPINALE, now in its 35th year, is an internationally renowned short film festival. The annual festival takes place in Vorarlberg over five days in mid-August. This year, we had a record-breaking 900 submissions. 72 of these movies were chosen for the competition, and more than 1300 people attended our screenings.
Many of our team members are regular genre hounds, which is why we have decided to broaden our program with a Halloween horror extravaganza. [...]

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Bludenz, Austria



 
 
 
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Published: 25 Jun 2020
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Sieger Short Film International Festival (SSFIF)

Deadline: 02 Feb 2021

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International Festival

Short film festival

International Short Film Festival of screenings, events, and awards for short filmmakers around the world, held in the city of Chennai. We are looking for filmmakers who are driving the short film forward through inspirational and innovative works.

This festival is dedicated to Short Films in all genres and a Documentary movie with a running time of up to 40 minutes. We’re keen to showcase what you as new filmmakers are doing whether it’s your first creative work or you’re on your way to becoming established.

Sieger Group, a leading Training and Event Management Group conducting an international Short Film and Documentary Festival, scheduled to be held on 28 February 2021 in Chennai.

The main objective is to provide an opportunity for independent filmmakers to have their [...]

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Chennai, India



 
 
 

 
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Published: 23 Jun 2020
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7th Art Independent International Film Festival

Deadline: 07 Aug 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.” Gandalf, Lord of the Rings

Our Mission

7th Art Independent International Film Festival is an international live screening monthly film festival with an annual gala event envisaged to push the boundaries of filmmaking. Our aim is to promote filmmakers with a unique vision by showcasing it to a large audience. Getting recognition is increasingly difficult for independent filmmakers in this world of the content boom, which is why our mission is to carefully consider and select a wide range of films and present them to the indie film-loving crowd. We are dedicated to the exhibition and preservation of independent films. We showcase the art and power of storytelling worldwide and gather communities to share [...]

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Thiruvananthapuram, India



 
 
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Published: 23 Jun 2020
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ALMERIA WESTERN FILM FESTIVAL

Deadline: 15 Jul 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival

International Western Film Festival

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TABERNAS, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 23 Jun 2020
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제17회 청주국제단편영화제

Deadline: 22 Jul 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Slogan : More More More

Cheongju International Short Film Festival presents movies that are touching, entertaining, and short but strong.

The program team of the 17th Cheongju International Short Film Festival is hosting the festival under the motto of 'Film Festival for the Audience, by the Audience, of the Audience'.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



CHEONGJU, South Korea



 
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Published: 23 Jun 2020
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shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival

Deadline: 06 Jul 2020

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HIGHLIGHTED

International Festival

Short film festival

shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival is a premier venue for the exhibition and promotion of short films. The festival is an exceptional twelve-day event with a unique concept – a transnational film festival simultaneously taking place in eight cities on five continents worldwide. The festival includes three main segments:

shnit PLAYGROUNDS*
shnit EXPANDED
shnit FINALE*

In its eighteen years of existence, shnit has become a major international short film festival that reinvents itself in ever new forms. What started as a local initiative is now an exceptional transnational event that connects and inspires makers and fans of short films across the globe. shnit embraces diversity, originality, and exchange between creators and an audience from different cultures and backgrounds. [...]

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Bern, Switzerland



 
 
 

 
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Published: 23 Jun 2020
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Festival Hacer Una Escuela De Cine Comunitario

Deadline: 30 Aug 2020

Call for entries

International Festival

Short film festival

All genres, lengths and formats are accepted. The projects go thru a selection for a improved organization and planning of the Festival. We will consider formal experimentation and aesthetic risk

For feature films, we suggest to submit films that have been made not before January of 2016 and have not been released in Buenos Aires.

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Quilmes, Argentina



 
 
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Published: 22 Jun 2020
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Cortos en Grande

Deadline: 31 Jul 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

Cortos en Grande Short Film Festival is an event organized by Fundación Viart and Balmaceda Arte Joven that seeks to promote young creation and give a new opportunity to new generations of filmmakers, highlighting and rewarding their work and talent. Its main objective is to be a platform for dissemination and real support for the development of emerging cinema, providing its filmmakers with a space for the presentation and development of their artistic proposals.

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Santiago, Chile