Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages + merger



Enjoy here the best of both worlds: Portal with Film & Fest News and Social network for the festival community.  

Since 1995 we connect films to festivals and document the world of festivals worldwide.
We offer the most comprehensive festival directory of 6 000 festivals, browse festival blogs, film blogs...and promote yourself for free.

User login

Who's online

There are currently 0 users and 17 guests online.


bruno chatelin charicature

Welcome to the editor's blog on

The leading platform matchmaking film and festivals

119 628 subscribers to our newsletter, 970 000 uniques per year. 

Our community was established in 1995 for the film festival professionals, a place to learn, share, discover, promote and submit film, select film... 
If you are filmmaker looking to connect to festivals... we have designed successful packages to drive attention and interest from the festival programmers
If you are festival looking for shorts, docus and films from around the world, use the submission booster to connect to our new filmmakers in the circuit (50 000) They want to learn more before they connect to any of the 5000 festivals we listed here.

We can blast your press release to 12 000 media, 5 000 buyers...TRY US

This is YOUR community: join us and open a profile for free.


Partnering these next months with the hottest festivals and markets so you can get full coverage.

We, at, are extremely proud of our relationships and partnerships with these amazing film events: Venice Production Bridge, FestForums Santa Barbara, AFM, Animaze, WoFF Glasgow, Tallinn Black Night International Film Festival, UNAFF, Bridges Festival, Bahamas Int Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fantasporto, and Cannes Market of course. We also partner throughout the year with key film events which gathers the most prestigious industry speakers TV...

Bruno Chatelin Advisory Board Member on the Festival Circuit

Bruno Chatelin has been entertaining very close links with the festival community in the past 15 years. He has struck partnership with most of key festivals and markets. Check the most recent ones Cannes, AFM, Venice, Tallinn... Named Advisory Board Member in a few film festivals around the world; such as The Chelsea FilmFestival in New york The Chelsea Film Festival is an international film festival, enlightening the work of emerging filmmakers, producers and acto...

Annapolis Film Festival Kicks-Off 6th Year with Voices Strong, Minds Open

  Locals and movie lovers from around the world flock to downtown Annapolis for four consecutive days: Thursday, March 22 to Sunday, March 25, 2018. Diverse shorts, documentaries and feature films spanning the globe will be screened, some for the very first time. Venues include:  Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (two venues,  the Main Auditorium and Lower Theater for Opening Night, Friday, Saturday and Sunday); Loews Annapolis Hotel (Festival Central/Industry Panels);...

Updates on the Chandler International Film Festival

  Check out NEW updates for Chandler Film Festival   ...

Most Successful Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles in its Over Three Decades History

MEIR FENIGSTEIN, FOUNDER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF FESTIVAL, TO BE HONORED WITH MENSCH INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION AWARD The Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles, which continues through November 21st, has named Foxtrot, Israel’s submission for this year’s Academy Award for Best Foreign Film, as its Closing Night film.  Meir Fenigstein, founder and executive director of the Festival, will be honored on November 27th with the Mensch International Foundation Award which recognizes indi...

Molly's Game closed AFI

On the last day of AFI FEST, which closed Nov 16th with a Tribute to Aaron Sorkin and screening of MOLLY'S GAME. Day eight also included another screening of I, TONYA, plus A CIAMBRA, WAJIB and Robert Altman's masterpiece NASHVILLE, with Lily Tomlin attending for a Q&A. ...

11th Five Flavours opens with Ann Hui's "Our Time Will Come" and showcases a diverse Hong Kong programme

New Wave, unsurpassed action and martial arts films, international fame, crisis, entering the Chinese market and searching a new identity. Since the 1970s Hong Kong cinema has undergone a substantial transformation and the process is clearly reflected in the programme of the 11th Five Flavours. It brings the New Wave works directed by Ann Hui, whose auteur vision is exemplified by films from each decade of her career, as well as short and long feature debuts from emerging directors. The film p...

interfilm 33rd International Short Film Festival Berlin 500 films, 80 countries, 70 programs, 6 competitions!

 20 - 26 November 2017 The complete program of the 33rd interfilm – International Short Film Festival Berlin is available online – view the timetable. This year the 33rd International Short Film Festival interfilm Berlin expects a total audience of more than 20,000 to attend the festival from the 20th to the 26th of November. Over 500 films from almost 80 countries showcase the tremendous diversity of international short film. Prizes to the tune of 32,000 euros will be c...

Women's International Film Festival slated for next march

  This is Yvonne, WIFF Founder and President. I wanted to personally reach out to you and thank you for your patience and support over the past few months. Today, I am so happy to be able to share this good news with you.       NEW LOCATION After 11 years of hosting the event in Miami, including winning the status of Miami’s Best Film Festiva...

The Creative Coalition Launches #KeepTellingPeople™ Campaign

  Partners with Birds Nest Foundation and Storio Creative  To Stand Up Against Sexual Harassment   The Creative Coalition announces the launch of #KeepTellingPeople™, a PSA campaign created to empower all people to help eradicate the sexual harassment and assault epidemic.   The PSA is directed by actor and President of The Creative Coalition Tim Daly (“Madam Secretary”) and actor and Board Member of The Creative Coalition Cheryl Hines (“Cu...

2017 Nihilist Film Fest Comes to Echo Park Film Center

For the eighteenth year, the Nihilist Cultural Foundation presents the Nihilist International Film Festival.  This year’s evening of films will be presented at the Echo Park Film Center.  The show will start at 8:30 pm on Friday, December 15. The festival includes two hours of short films from around the country and around the world.  The films range from troubling to hilarious, from profound to completely silly.  Pretty much, something for everyone (except children a...

Ruben Moreno named Director of The Huesca International Film Festival

  Rubens Moreno from Huesca is the new director of the Huesca International Film Festival. The Huesca festival that will celebrate its 46th edition in 2018, begins a new period "full of enthusiasm and eager to work" as Moreno himself expresses. The new person in charge of the contest Huesca, who maintains his responsibilities as director and programmer of the Olimpia Theater, assumes the position for a period of four years. A time that from the Foundation is consid...

DOC NYC in full gear with 23 World Premieres, 23 world premieres and 23 U.S. premieres, with more than 350 doc makers

LINEUP FOR EIGHTH EDITION NOVEMBER 9-16, 2017 Program Includes 23 World Premieres, 23 U.S. Premieres Among Over 250 Films and Events America’s largest documentary festival, is rolling the full lineup for its eighth edition, running November 9-16 at the IFC Center in Greenwich Village and Chelsea’s SVA Theatre and Cinepolis Chelsea. The 2017 festival includes 111 feature-length documentaries among over 250 films and events overall. Included are 23 world premieres and 23 U.S. premi...

Miami Film Festival Poster in the clouds

  The 2018 official poster has been created by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist  Jim Morin editorial cartoonist for Morintoons Syndicate, oil painter, art lover, acoustic guitar picker and NHL hockey fan.@MorinToon!   ...

AFI Opening Night Gala Presentation of Netflix's Mullbound

      Opening Night Gala Presentation of MUDBOUND took place in Los Angeles on November 9, 2017. &n...

Networking meeting at FilmFestival Cottbus Eastern Partnership Film Festivals

  Filmmakers and representatives of leading Eastern European film festivals came together during the 27th FilmFestival Cottbus to exchange views about their situation.   The networking meeting in Cottbus with representatives from the Eastern Partnership countries and Russia is the continuation of a roundtable which had been held during the Odesa International Film Festival (14 to 21 July, 2017). The medium of film also reflects civil society discourses in Eastern Europe and disc...

Fifty Shades Freed, the third chapter comes with a new teaser

  I In Theaters February 9, 2018 Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson return as Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades Freed, the third chapter based on the worldwide bestselling "Fifty Shades" phenomenon.  Expanding upon events set in motion in 2015 and 2017's blockbuster films that grossed almost $950 million globally, the new installment arrives for Valentine's Day 2018.   Fifty Shades Freed is directed by Fifty Shades Darker's Ja...

Coco's new Trailer from Pixar

                         In Theaters November 22, 2017   ...

The Post: Spielberg. Streep. Hanks with Oscar qualifying run this december

      20th Century Fox has released the official trailer for THE POST, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep with Alison Brie, Carrie Coon, David Cross, Bruce Greenwood, Tracy Letts, Bob Odenkirk, Sarah Paulson, Jesse Plemons, Matthew Rhys, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bradley Whitford, and Zach Woods!   Watch the Official Trailer   THE POST will be released in select theaters on D...

Im Sang-soo, Martin Koolhoven, Ivan Sen and Ivo M. Ferreira among directors presenting new projects at IFFAM Project Market

Second project market to take place December 9 to 11 with 14 new projects seeking finance and partners The second annual IFFAM Project Market (IPM), which takes place December 9-11 during the second International Film Festival & Awards • Macao, has announced the 14 projects selected to take part in this year’s event.   The market, curated by genre expert and producer Todd Brown and designed to showcase international projects with Asian elements and principally with a ge...

7th Annual IPRHFF - 2017 Official Selections are in:


FICCI Frames launches Global Content Market:

FICCI FRAMES MARKET (FFM) from 5th – 7th March, 2018 in Mumbai in collaboration with SEPC (Services Export and Promotion Council) of India.   FICCI FRAMES MARKET will provide an unprecedented opportunity to explore Indian and Asian Content for acquisition and collaboration in Film, TV, Digital, Documentaries and Animation Services- not only from the globally popular Bollywood industry, but also from the 27 states of India that produce content in as many languages. India has more tha...



About Editor

Chatelin Bruno
(M21 Entertainment -

The Editor's blog




Be sure to update your festival listing and feed your profile to enjoy the promotion to our network and audience of 350.000.

Ask us for lost password.



Join us on Facebook:





Follow us on Twitter:




View my profile
Send me a message

User images