The Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF) is presented by the Sonoma Film Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, as a welcoming, entertaining and inspiring cinematic experience that supports and promotes independent films, celebrates the cultural diversity in the Sonoma Valley through film, and funds visual arts in education.
5 days, 100+ Films, 1 Unforgettable, Magical Environment ~ Sonoma!
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A worldwide “Call for Entries” has been issued to independentfilmmakers by The Garden State Film Festival. The deadline for submissions is November 15, 2015. Filmmakers will find submission instructionson the festival’s web site at www.gsff.org.
2016 Call for Entries OPEN NOW!!!
Film, Screenplay and Movie Music competitions all open now. Final deadline is November 15th, 2015. **
** HINT: The longer you wait to submit the more it costs. so submit...
Montreal International Animation Film Festival
FESTIVAL DATES June 2-5 2016 Montreal Canada
Montreal International Animation Film Festival is a people's film festival and industry conference dedicated to the art of animation for film and technology.
All genres and forms are welcome.
Awards & Prizes
Software and other award prizes. Visibility in our travelling shows in Berlin, Cannes, Annecy, Glasgow and more.
Check 2015 fantastic pro...
Welcome filmmakers to the Maryland International Film Festival-Hagerstown. We are excited about our 5th year coming up in April 1-3, 2016. For 5 years, we've been bringing in the finest films from around the world. The film festival became a 501(c)3 and launched in 2009 and now screens more then 70 films each year! Hollywood Director Joe Carnahan is our creative director. He has brought us such films as "The Grey" and "The A-Team" with Liam Neeson and now has Ba...
The fellowship program was developed to honor dedicated writers and to help further their creative process and skills. Writing in itself is a journey and we would like to facilitate the process by giving the fellows the opportunity to be surrounded by like-minded professionals.
The Fellowship recipient will receive a Writer’s Retreat in Costa Rica for 5 days (all expenses paid) and a 6 month mentorship.
5 additional writers will receive an online writing course, $1000 and 3 month...
This marks the 11th year for the Myrtle Beach International Film Festival. The MBIFF has continued to grow every year. We are open to all genres, and believe in the independent spirit of film . MBIFF also has a budget category, so a film with a 10 thousand dollar budget does not compete against a project with a 10 million dollar budget (with the exception of the overall winner). Selected by Movie as Maker Magazine one of the top 25 film festivals worth the submission, one of the top festivals ...
Fantasporto 2016 26th Feb till March 5th
Submissions close December 5th
The selection for shorts is only for fantasy ones, like always. Submissions are open and we are accepting online submissions.
Since we are making a new site that will be ready only in October we propose you to send us the screener(s) for the selection commitee to see and, if the film(s) is(are) chosen, we will ask you all the materials needed (please see regulations from the...
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The New York Festivals Awards 2015 ceremony will celebrate the World’s Best TV & Films™, as well as present the Lifetime Achievement Award, Broadcaster of the Year, Production Company of the Year, and United Nations Department of Public Information Awards. For more information on the 2016 Television & Film Awards visit: www.newyorkfestivals.com/tvfilm/
The deadline to enter the 2016 Television & Film Awards competition is October 15, 2015. Entry details and competition...
We are happy to announce the 11th edition of the Festival which will take place in Paris from March 16th to April 17th. During a month L’Europe autour de l’Europe presents a selection of films d’auteur coming from 47 countries of the European Council. The main aim of the Festival is the development and the strengthening of the European audiovisual network. We are working to establish connections between the classical cinematography and the emerging talents as wel...
As part of the FILMSCHOOLFEST MUNICH we have two special competitions:
The CLIMATE CLIPS Award with € 5,000 prize money goes to the best clip on climate change. Moreover, there are second and third prizes: The second best rated clip will get € 3.000 and the short film on the third place a € 1.000 award. These clips can be documentaries, fiction, comedies or dramas – all forms of artistic expression are allowed. They just have to be one thing – convincing! The prize is...
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The BlueCat Screenplay Competition seeks to develop and discover unknown screenwriters.
Accepting both Short and Feature screenplays.
Every entry receive script analysis.
Submit by Oct 15th to receive analysis by Nov 10th
Final Deadline: Nov 15th
Submit your Screenplay: www.bluecatscreenplay.com/2016-call-for-entries
Best Feature Screenplay: $15,000
We are thrilled to announce that the 10th Taiwan International Documentary Festival is now calling for all filmmakers and their wonderful works!
The TIDF competition consists three major categories, offering 11 awards and more than NT$2,000,000 cash-prize. Filmmakers are encouraged to submit documentaries completed after June 1, 2014. All lengths welcomed. No entry fee required. An Asian Premiere is required. The entry deadline is December 10, 2015. The result&...
Be part of San Francisco's leading event for films & discussions about people and the planet.
Submit your film now to the 6th San Francisco Green Film Festival, April 14-20, 2016
Earlybird: November 6, 2015
Regular: November 20, 2015
Late: November 27, 2015
The festival is open to new or established filmmakers from anywhere in the world and there are no restrictions on lenth or genre. All entries are eligable for the Festival's awards.
Submit online at greenfilmfest....
Curacao International Film Festival Rotterdam is now accepting film submissions for its 5th edition which will take place from 6 - 10 April 2016.
Submission is open for:
General Festival Program:
Short films (up to 20 min.)
feature length films, fiction & documentary (60+ min)
Yellow Robin Award Competition:
feature length films (60+ min) completed after January 1, 2015, to be considered for the Yellow Robin Award competition
Previous winners who not only collec...
The NYC Independent Film Festival celebrates the true independent filmmaker and provides a showcase for the best in independent cinema, including documentaries, short and feature-length films, music videos, and animated works. Whether a submission is comedic, dramatic, or something in between, The NYC Indie film Fest is eager to embrace fresh ideas and storytelling. With panels, parties and a weekend long gathering of fellow indie filmmakers The NYC Indie Film Festival is the place to be Ap...
We are accepting screenplays and shorts. Click here
4th Delhi Shorts International Film Festival-2015
Entries Open: Shorts films, Animation, Documentaries & Music Videos.
Submission deadline: 15 Oct 2015.
Festival date: 01 Nov 2015.
For Participation Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To submit movie visit: http://miniboxoffice.com/delhishortsinternationalfilmfestival
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O festival Caminhos do Cinema Português está até 25 de Setembro a receber inscrições de filmes para selecção nas secções competitivas Selecção Caminhos e Selecção Ensaios. Esperamos poder mostrar novamente ao país o que de melhor se produz profissionalmente ao nível cinematográfico em Portugal, numa perspectiva de mostrar todo o cinema português. Do cinema de e...
Caminhos Film Festival is receiving films, up to 25 September, for selection in the competitive sections Caminhos Selection and Ensaios Selection. We hope to show again the best national cinematic productions, with a scope of all the Portuguese cinema. From film schools to professionals, everyone is entitled to display their works in a spirit of communion with the different audiences.
AVIFF 2016 Rules ( below )
We kindly invite filmmakers, production and distribution labels to submit their current documentary films.
DOK.fest Munich is one of the largest festivals for documentary films in Europe. The international program includes three relevant competition sections and eight awards (2.500 to 10.000 Euros). In 2015, the festival celebrated a new record of 35.000 visitors.
For the coming DOK.fest we accept films longer than 52 minutes, which must have been completed after January 1st 2015 and must not ...