Blog: Film festivals



Logo of IMA International Film Festival, India
Published: 08 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

IMA International Film Festival, India

Deadline: 30 Sep 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

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Screen Your Film in India

Short Films, Music Videos, Documentaries, Animation Films and Experimental Films.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Other  Experimental


Trissur, India





 
Logo of Writers and Filmmakers.com
Published: 08 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
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Writers and Filmmakers.com

Deadline: 31 Dec 2014

Call for entries!

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Writers judge filmmakers, filmmakers judge writers!
Winning writer gets their script made by the winning filmmaker!
The writer gets their script made and they get paid. The filmmaker gets funded to shoot it!

Very limited entries and everyone gets lots of coverage of their work!

The winning filmmaker wins $50,000 (Feature) or $25,000 (Short) to shoot one of the top 10 scripts. Winning writer receives $20,000 (Feature) or $10,000 (Short) for their script!



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Toronto, United States





 
Logo of North Jefferson Independent Film Series
Published: 07 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

North Jefferson Independent Film Series

Deadline: 04 Jun 2015

Call for entries!

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Feature film festival


The North Jefferson Independent Film Series began in October of 2013 as a way for Alabama filmmakers to have a way to get their work screened.

We will host screenings 3-6 times each year that will showcase Alabama talent.

We have recently began accepting films worldwide.

SUBMISSION CATEGORIES:

Alabama Feature and Short Films
- Films that have a running time of 60 - 130 minutes
- Short films have a running time of 59 minutes or less.
- To be qualified as an Alabama film, you or a member of your cast must be from Alabama, or you shot your film, or a portion of your film, in the state of Alabama.
- Entry Fee - $0.00

Non-Alabama/International Feature and Short Films
- Films that have a running time of 60 - 130 minutes
- Short films have a running time of 59 minutes or less.
- Non-Alabama Films/International Films are any films that have no affiliation to the state of Alabama.
- Entry fee - $5.00



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Gardendale, United States





 
Logo of International Short Film Festival BEINTEN
Published: 05 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films

International Short Film Festival BEINTEN

Deadline: 01 Sep 2014

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International Festival

Short film festival




 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Pushchino, Russia





 
Logo of Salento International Film Festival
Published: 05 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

Salento International Film Festival

Deadline: 05 Apr 2015

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Short film festival

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The Salento International Film Festival Is a celebration of films and filmmakers, promotes international independent films, in recognition of the fact that movies are the most powerful form of cultural communication and link between cultures' and peoples'.

Founded in 2004 by Luigi Campanile, the Salento International Film Festival emerged as a major cultural event and the top film festival in South Italy. Each year it introduces filmmakers worldwide to the Salento area's unique resources, while celebrating the history and future of the film industry with 5 days of world premieres, special events, seminars, feature films, short films, documentaries.

For the past few years SIFF has organized and run a world tour, taking the festival to international destinations like Zurich, London, Hong Kong, New York, Santiago del Cile, Moscow, San Petersburg, Oslo and more, presenting the “Best of the Fest” event. This gives SIFF the opportunity to showcase some of the best movies presented at the Festival to an international public, in prestigious locations such as Italian Cultural Institutes in the world and Cinema theatres, increasing the visibility and appreciation of such works which struggle to find a distribution channel.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Tricase, Italy



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Photo of Salento International Film Festival
Photo of Salento International Film Festival
Photo of Salento International Film Festival


 
Logo of Paraj Mumbai Short Film Festival
Published: 04 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Paraj Mumbai Short Film Festival

Deadline: 10 Aug 2014

Call for entries!

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 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Mumbai, India





 
Logo of Hollywood Shorts Film Festival
Published: 03 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films

Hollywood Shorts Film Festival

Deadline: 29 Aug 2014

Call for entries!

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Short film festival


Short Film & Animation Festival; Monthly microcinema. The longest running short film series in Los Angeles. Caters to wide audience of professional filmmakers and Film/TV industry creative leaders.

Annual Spotlight Festivals:
Women Directors ShortsFest,
African American ShortsFest



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Hollywood, United States





 
Logo of Termita International Film Festival
Published: 02 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films
Feature films

Termita International Film Festival

Deadline: 15 Mar 2015

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Termita International Film Festival, now Termita, in his commitment with culture
has created and organizes this competition, with the aim to encourage the
audiovisual production.
TERMITA announces the 1st Termita Film Festival’s edition,that will carry out
these participation bases:
It will be developed in Termita Lab, Ponferrada, León ,Spain, from 2nd
October 2014 to 1st July 2015.
The festival takes up a cause total producer’s creative freedom , being opened to
any kind of work, that will compete with the others under the same conditions.
The size (look at article 4) is seasonal, having different sessions over the whole
year.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Ponferrada, Spain





 
Logo of Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival of Brazil
Published: 02 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival of Brazil

Deadline: 30 Sep 2014

Call for entries!

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Short film festival


The Anim!Arte Festival is just for Animation Short Films !
The maximum duration of each film is 15 minutes.

Anim!Arte is an international festival of animated films made ​​by children and youth, and made ​​for children and youth.

In 2019 will be held the 15th edition of Anim!Arte, celebrating 18 years of the festival.

The Anim!arte 2019 will take place in October (03 to 12) in the brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro (at the Planetarium of Rio de Janeiro). During the event, competitive films made by students and professionals will be shown to a large audience.

For International Students (students from around the world), there are two competitive categories (only for animated short films): Maxi (18 years or over) and Mini (under 18 years).

For International Professionals there are two categories: "Environmental films", and "World Cultures" .

And we have 2 more categories where both professionals and students can submit films and participate: “Music Video” and “Fulldome”

There are also 2 exclusive categories (only for Animated short films) just for students who are enrolled in educational institutions in Brazil: Maxi (University Students) and Mini (High School Students, and Students of Elementary Education).



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil



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Photo of Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival of Brazil
Photo of Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival of Brazil
Photo of Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival of Brazil


 
Logo of Concordia Social Film Festival
Published: 02 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films
Feature films

Concordia Social Film Festival

Deadline: 30 Nov 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival


- The Concordia Social Film Festival is a competitive festival.

- Films of any length or genre can be presented, provided that they focus on the following issues:

Values / Collective Experiences
Popular movements
Children and Youth
Culture



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Concordia, Argentina





 
Logo of Antic Horror Picture Show Festival
Published: 02 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Antic Horror Picture Show Festival

Deadline: 21 Oct 2014

Call for entries!

Short film festival


Fantastic Horror Short Film Festival.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Barcelona, Spain



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Photo of Festival Antic Horror Picture Show
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Logo of Festival of cinema Lapacho
Published: 02 Aug 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Festival of cinema Lapacho

Deadline: 01 Sep 2014

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Short film festival


ANNOUNCEMENT
We invite filmmakers from Latin American countries to participate in the "Latin American Short Film Festival LAPACHO 2019" to be held from September 19 to 21, 2019 in the city of Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina.
They will be able to send their work until Monday, August 15, 2019.

FESTIVAL FEATURES
The Latin American Short Film Festival LAPACHO 2019 is free technical, genre and thematic. Registration is free. The shipping costs of the projection copies are paid by the participants, no shipments will be accepted that incur fees, taxes or other charges. The Festival is organized by the Department of Cinema, Audiovisuals and Digital Art of the Institute of Culture of the Chaco, with the support of the INCAA - National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Resistencia, Argentina



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Photo of Festival Latinoamericano De Cortometrajes Lapacho
Photo of Festival Latinoamericano De Cortometrajes Lapacho
Photo of Festival Latinoamericano De Cortometrajes Lapacho


 
Logo of American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)
Published: 01 Aug 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

Promotional card of American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)

American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)

Deadline: 23 Jan 2015

Call for entries!

OSCAR!

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AmDocs is one of the largest Docs only festivals in the United States. We are located in beautiful Palm Springs, not far from the media capital of Hollywood. We take pride in sharing the best viewing environment for both our audience and filmmakers.

AmDocs is very progressive in education outreach, market sharing and doing all we can to help our filmmakers realize their goals.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Palm Springs, United States



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Photo of American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)
Photo of American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)
Photo of American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)


 
Logo of Pacific Coast International Short Film Festival
Published: 31 Jul 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films

Pacific Coast International Short Film Festival

Deadline: 23 Feb 2015

Call for entries!

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OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES •
All genres welcome, including, but not limited to documentary, animation, narrative, experimental, music, and non-fiction short films, shot in any format

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The Pacific Coast International Short Film Festival’s (PCISFF) goals are:
• To motivate filmmakers, to share the stories they create.
• Encourage the growth of short films and filmmaking by providing an audience.
• Encourage stories that focus on the arts and artists.
• Cultivate the careers of film directors, producers and screenwriters working in the short independent film sector



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Torrance, United States





 
Logo of Short Film Festival MULTIFEST
Published: 30 Jul 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Short Film Festival MULTIFEST

Deadline: 16 Aug 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

Short film festival


MULTIFEST is an independent film exhibition of local, national and international shortfilms, it will be held in the city of Guadalajara and call for entries to your shortfilms to be part of the programming of this film encounter.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Guadalajara, Mexico





 
Logo of WebSeries Festival Global
Published: 30 Jul 2014
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Promotional card of WebSeries Festival Global

WebSeries Festival Global

Deadline: 05 Jul 2015

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Short film festival


Celebrating Great Content.

From Hollywood-The Home Of Entertainment
An Online Web Series Festival.

For A Global Community Of Content Creators.

All Genres & Formats Accepted. Web Series, Web Series Pilots, Web Series Scripts.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Los Angeles, United States



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Photo of WebSeries Festival Global
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Logo of Animated Exeter
Published: 30 Jul 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films

Animated Exeter

Deadline: 01 Nov 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

Short film festival


Animated Exeter, established in 2000, is an annual animation film festival with a rich mix of films, events and activities; from the best of international short and foreign feature films to opportunities to meet the film-makers. The festival also showcases regional animation and celebrates the best graduate animation from the UK.
Unlike other animation festivals in England, Animated Exeter is uniquely focussed on attracting the general public. The festival focus is one of access and education for all, and its emphasis on practical in-depth workshops, master-classes for enthusiasts, hobbyists and students of all ages and professionals. The animation careers advice attracts a wide range of interest from trainers, industry, students and young professionals.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Exeter, United Kingdom





 
Logo of Hermosillo International Film Festival
Published: 30 Jul 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

Hermosillo International Film Festival

Deadline: 15 Oct 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

Short film festival

Feature film festival


The International Festival of cinema of Hermosillo was born in 2012 founded by a group of young entrepreneurs with a passion for cinema and with the desire to recognize those who share and live this passion through his films, thanks to the efforts of a nonprofit association and with the objective of recognizing the effort and talent of filmmakers around the worldproviding a source of culture and tourism that drives the development of talent and love for the cinema to the State and society.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Hermosillo, Mexico



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Photo of Festival Internacional de Cine de Hermosillo
Photo of Festival Internacional de Cine de Hermosillo
Photo of Festival Internacional de Cine de Hermosillo


 
Logo of San Francisco Frozen Film Festival
Published: 29 Jul 2014
 Has submission fees
Short films
Feature films

San Francisco Frozen Film Festival

Deadline: 31 May 2015

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Awarded MovieMaker Magazine's "20 Coolest Film Festivals In the World"
MovieMaker Magazine's "Top 25 Film Festivals Worth the Fee"

The San Francisco Frozen Film Festival (SFFFF) is a Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2006 that is dedicated to creating avenues for independent filmmakers, youth, filmmakers of conscience, and artists from underserved communities to come together and exhibit their work to the widest possible audience.

The San Francisco Frozen Film Festival is held every summer in the heart of the Mission district in San Francisco at the Roxie Theatre. Filmmakers whose work is accepted into the festival are invited to come to the city by the bay in the dead of summer to screen and discuss their work.

In addition to our annual international film festival, the SFFFF Youth Program is specifically focused on demonstrating to underserved youth that existing pathways do exist to help them find a career in the film arts. SFFFF holds annual music and art performances, as well as youth programming and awards presentations.



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


San Francisco, United States



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Photo of San Francisco Frozen Film Festival
Photo of San Francisco Frozen Film Festival
Photo of San Francisco Frozen Film Festival


 
Logo of Size Doesn´t Matter
Published: 27 Jul 2014
 Does NOT have submission fees
Short films

Size Doesn´t Matter

Deadline: 03 Oct 2014

Call for entries!

International Festival

Short film festival


The festival of La mida no importa-Size doesn’t matter is to promote the film culture.

More information: www.lamidanoimporta.cat



 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video


Barcelona, Spain



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Photo of La mida no importa
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Photo of La mida no importa