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

User login + 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.

Who's online

There are currently 0 users and 64 guests online.


Call for Entries 9th annual CULTURES COLLIDE Community Film Festival

American Theatre of Harlem is currently accepting submissions for its 9th Annual CULTURES COLLIDE Community Film Festival. This year's festival runs from October 17 to October 20, 2013. CULTURES COLLIDE celebrates the efforts of multicultural films and filmmakers and features an industry panel.  Each night concludes with an Audience Choice presentation, where the audience selects its favorite film. CULTURES COLLIDE Community Film Festival screens in the arts community of Fort Greene, ...

Zookastar, London - Call For Entries

Zookastar in London is calling for entries for a Short Film competition and also a Music Video competition.  We are a film event happening over Halloween weekend in London; we have interactive workshops, screenings, feature debuts, collectors fairs, signings, auctions and special guests from the world of cinema. See our page for more details about the film competitions.  ...

Call for Entries! MSN Storytellers Competition Accepting Short Form Series- 75k Prize

MSN Short-Form Storytellers Challenge MSN and the NYTVF have teamed up to launch the “Short-Form Storytellers Challenge,” offering indie producers and production companies the chance at a $75,000 production budget to create an original short-form series for Microsoft's digital platform. Find out more at What buzz-worthy micro-episodes can YOU come up with that are under 2 minutes? All genres welcome. Particular interest in comedy, animatio...


The two-phased competition will be held during the festival in Maribor (September 27th-29th) and Niepołomice (October 25th-27th). You can send us your stop motion masterpiece until August 15th. The results of the selection process will be known no later than September 11th. Submission to the competition is free of charge. Films submitted to the competition should be no longer than 30 minutes and produced after Juanuary 1st, 2011. Please, note that we accept films made ONLY in the techniques ...

Annecy 2013 Images, Impressions

MIFA at Annecy is one of the most dynamic film markets which exists today. Dozens of stands, exhibitors,  and delegations both government and business development creates a fine mix of culture, commerce and art, all held under one roof. Surrounded by an exquisite natural backdrop, MIFA is dynamic, positive and effective.  Looking forward to the outcome of deals and new partnerships set forth in the coming y

Ohhhh Noooo Chris Landreth & Theodore Ushev win at Annecy

Annecy 2013 closing party with a serious CANADIAN announcement from Chris Landreth winner for his latest animation film Subconscious Password. (Oscar 2005 Ryan). Annecy director Tiziana Loschi Bulgarian born director Theodore Ushev and Laurie Gordon gather for a Canon moment.

"Rollin' Safari" and "Harald" receive awards at SIGGRAPH

Double honors for the students of the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg: Rollin' Safari by Kyra Buschor, Anna Habermehl and Constantin Paeplow and Harald by Moritz Schneider, two student projects that were created in Ludwigsburg, are awarded at the Computer Animation Festival (CAF) at SIGGRAPH 2013 in Anaheim in July. Rollin' Safari receives an award for "Best Student Project" and Harald takes the trophy for...

The International Animation Film Market (Mifa) opens

Last year, in 2012, you told us about the Territory Focus, the new meeting format spotlighting particular regions or countries to facilitate international co-productions through a better understanding of the different territories.   We are renewing this format as it was effective and worked very well last year. This year, we are focusing on Poland, Russia, South Africa, Japan and the United Kingdom.   There are some other meeting formats too this year? Indee...

NYTVF Regular Deadline for the Independent Pilot Competition on June 14th! Submit now!

The Independent Pilot Competition (IPC) is the New York Television Festival's flagship, annual competition, accepting independently-produced, original television pilots and web series in all genres from around the globe. Official Selections in the IPC will screen in competition during the annual New York Television Festival in October. IPC Official Selections are eligible for the competition's category and individual achievement awards as well as guaranteed development deals from Fest...

EFA Master Class on Contemporary Animation

The European Film Academy's Master Class this year will focus on animation. Held by Andreas Hykade ( the EFA Master Class 2013 ANIMATION TODAY is dedicated to modern animation. During one week (9 - 15 September), participants will form a team and create an animation film from the original idea to the completed film. Participants can come from any field, be it independent animation, games or commercial animation. They can work in various techniques, be it 2 D, 3 D, puppets or ...

Mark Chavez with Beverly Hills Film Festival Award

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NTU Assistant Professor Mark Chavez wins Best Animation Award at the 13th Annual Beverly Hills Film Festival Beverly Hills, California, Sunday, 13 May 2013 — In a gala awards ceremony held at the famous Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills and attended by luminaries of film and media including Academy Award winning actor Jon Voight, [Vengeance + Vengeance] directed by Mark Chavez an assistant professor at Nanyang Technological University’s School of Art, Design and Media was honored with the Best Animation Award.  [Vengeance + Vengeance]  is the recipient of 9 awards including from film festivals such as Marbella International Film Festival (2012), Vegas Cine Fest (2012), Urban Mediamakers Film Festival (2012), AHOF's Savannah International Animation Festival (Apr 2013) and competitions such as the Love Unlimited Film Festival (2012), The California Film Awards (2012), The Accolade Competition (2013), and the Canada International Film Festival (Jan 2013).

Press kit and Survival Guide to Annecy

Make a success of Mifa in 10 steps: Optimise and take advantage of your stay by checking out this summary document of the steps not to miss and the resources available: Get your hands on the essential guidelines to the Festival and Market. ...

Be Discovered in Hollywood - Hollywood Film Festival®

BE DISCOVERED IN HOLLYWOOD CALL FOR ENTRIES: HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL®- OCT 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 2013 The 17th Annual HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL is now open for submissions in the follow genres: Features (all genres including animation, drama, comedy, horror), Docs, and Shorts (including animation). SUBMISSION LATE DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2013 – SUBMIT TODAY! ABOUT THE FESTIVAL CONNECT With film presentations taking place in the heart of Ho...

NEW YORK NO LIMITS FILM SERIES Call For Short Film Screenplays

NEW YORK NO LIMITS FILM SERIES Call For Entry for its 2013 Screenplay Competition is still open.  The deadline to submit a screenplay is 5/15/13. Please go to our website at for submission instructions.  The winning screenplay will receive a $4,000.00 prize towards producing the short film. NYNL will announce the award winning screenplay in August 2013. This is an international competition and screenplays from all over the world are accepted.  For ...

New York No Limits Film Series Short Film Call For Entry

NEW YORK NO LIMITS FILM SERIES continues its 2013 programming with a short film night on June 27th at NUYORICAN POETS CAFE at 7pm. Films must be no longer than 29 minutes in length from anywhere in the world. All categories of film, style and genre are accepted.  Extended deadline ends on 5/15/13 for short film night on 6/27. Lineup will be announced on 5/25. NYNL is hosting the following short film night on 8/29/13 at The Wild Project in NYC. Early deadline for the short film night ...

Animation Production Day 2013

Business Platform for the International Animation Industry Tonight in Stuttgart the seventh Animation Production Day, an event within FMX 2013 and ITFS 2013, draws to a close. Over 200 representatives of the German and international animation industry attended the "Financing & Brands" conference on Thursday afternoon in Stuttgart's Haus der Wirtschaft. On Friday 90 participants from 12 different countries held negotiations about the 32 animation projects selected for this y...

Call for Papers - First CIFEJ International Conference on “Global Village, Children, TV and Cinema”

  CIFEJ in collaboration with “Dytiatko” Festival will organize the International Conference on “GlobalVillage, Children, TV and Cinema”.   As a leading professional organization focusing on film industry - high quality films with useful educational content for children and young people - The International Center of Films for Children and Young People (CIFEJ) has decided to launch this conference as a premier forum for communications and network rese...

CIFEJ Days in Ukraine

  International Children's Television Festival "Dytiatko" and the International Center of Films for Children and Youth (CIFEJ) entered into an agreement to hold the framework of the 5th annual festival "Dytiatko" CIFEJ Days in Ukraine. CIFEJ Days including: - CIFEJ Animation and Film Workshop - CIFEJ Board Meeting; - Two-day Media-Conference “Global Village, Children, TV and Cinema”; - Screening CIFEJ winner Films. Days CIFEJ first held in Ukraine....

V International Children's TV festival "Dytiatko" calling for entries

 “Dytiatko” festival is a noncommercial one; participation in it is free of charge. Children TV and animated studios and also TV companies and producer centers which make programs for children are welcomed to take part in the festival. Nominations: - “Best Play Film of a Children’s TV Studio”; - “Best Documental Film of a Children’s TV Studio”; - “Best TV Program of a Children’s TV Studio”; - “Best News Progra...


Hello! The 3rd HorrorQuest Film Festival and Play On Film Festival are now seeking submissions! to enter your feature or short please vist or, follow the submission guidlines and enter film today! ...

Call For Entries - Hollywood Film Festival - Be Discovered in Hollywood

Hollywood Film Festival - DEADLINE is APRIL 30, 2013. SUBMIT NOW!  Our mission at the HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL is to bridge the gap between established Hollywood and the global creative community, while providing an avenue of discovery for emerging filmmakers. Be discovered in Hollywood. Submit NOW!  Our Executive Director, Jon Fitzgerald, was the co-founder and former executive director of Slamdance, AFI Fest, Santa Barbara and Abu Dhabi film festivals among others. In add...

Hollywood Film Awards® Announces Date and Sets Pace for Awards Race

  HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 29, 2013   -- For a 17th consecutive year, the Hollywood Film Awards® continues its mandate of celebrating Hollywood cinema and recognizing excellence in Hollywood, both in-front and behind the camera.  This year the Hollywood Film Awards® Gala ceremony takes place on October 21, 2013, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Beverly Hills.   In the last 10 years, a total of 96 Oscar nominations and 34 Oscars were given to the honorees of the Holl...

What Director Craig Brewer (FOOTLOOSE, HUSTLE & FLOW, BLACK SNAKE MOAN, POOR & HUNGRY) says about the Hollywood Film Festival®

“I remember getting a call from Carlos, the festival founder, saying that he wanted to show my film in the digital showcase. It was a huge deal for me. Some people dream of Sundance and other festivals. For me, with the size of this movie, it just felt like some validation that somebody outside of Memphis saw it and appreciated it. It was a fantastic experience. Probably one of the best of my life,” said director Craig Brewer (FOOTLOOSE, HUSTLE & FLOW, BLACK SNAKE ...