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DocsMX will celebrate its 16th edition this 2021, from October 14th to 24th.

  DocsMX call for entries is open. We search documentaries from any corner of the planet, of any topic, genre, format or duration. You can check our regulations here, and you can register your film here. We're waiting for your movie. Share your story with us. Call for entries closes on May 30th. Let's celebrate non-fiction together! ...

Ex Oriente Film 2021: fINAL Deadline today

Creative feature-length documentary projects and docuseries from the region of Central and Eastern Europe in all stages of development and early production are welcome to apply for free to the Ex Oriente Film workshop 2021. The extended deadline is on Friday, April 30. Submit your projects online via our APPLICATION FORM Before applying, please read the Guidelines and also see the List of eligible countries. Do you have a profile at Pitch the Doc...

27th Caminhos

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CALL FOR MOVIES Registrations are now open for the 27th Edition of the Caminhos do Cinema Português Festival. Between the 1st of January and the 15th of September, the works for the Caminhos Selection, Essays Selection and Other Looks may be submitted via FilmFreeway. Until May 31, all national film registrations will be free. The Caminhos do Cinema Português Festival has been, since 1988, one of the main references in the Portuguese cinematographic panorama. Presenting itse...

24th UNAFF October 21-31, 2021: calling for your docs

Regular Deadline: May 11 SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN for the 24th UNAFF which will run from October 21-31, 2021 in Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, San Francisco and Stanford University. UNAFF celebrates the power of international documentary films dealing with human rights, the environment, refugees, famine, homelessness, racism, disease control, women's issues, children, universal education, war and peace. This year’s theme MOVING FORWARD ...

KUKI Festival - Last call for Short Entries!

KUKI is the young people’s section of the interfilm Berlin Festival Last chance: We have extended the submission deadline until May 9! Submit films up to 20 minutes - (all genres, all techniques) for children & youth. Only entries via Shortfilmdepot will be considered. KUKI - 14th International Short Film Festival for Children and Youth Berlin  14 - 21 November 2021 Entries accepted from 18 January to 25 April 2021 Submissions & regulations Festival Prof...

The call for entries to the 9th International Film Music Competition is now open.

A springboard for talented film music composers from around the globe, this year’s International Film Music Competition requires participants to score the award-winning short film ETIQUETA NEGRA (BLACK LABEL) by David Vergés.  The Zurich Film Festival and the Tonhalle-Gesellschaft Zürich AG join forces once again this year with Forum Filmmusik to organise the 9th International Film Music Competition. Entrants to the competition are asked to create a new score of their o...

Last call for films on environment & human rights for The SiciliAmbiente Film Festival

The deadline for the film contest is coming up on April 30th. Submit your film on our website or on Filmfreeway, Festhome, Click4festivals and Movibeta. We are now accepting SHORTS (fiction, doc, or animation), FEATURE DOCUMENTARIES and FICTION FILMS!   Only 2 weeks left. ...

Call for entry opens for The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival (INFF)

  CURTAINS UP FOR SUBMISSIONS TO THE 20th INNSBRUCK NATURE FILM FESTIVAL! The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival (INFF) springs into spring with the Call for Entry to submit films for the 20th edition of the internationally renowned festival. The period for applications is 31 March to 15 July 2021 for films dealing with topics of nature, the environment and sustainability. A breath of fresh air: For its 20th anniversary, Katja Trippel, experienced science- and environmental journ...

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 - Extended Regular Deadline Ends on 15th July 2021!! HURRY SUBMIT NOW!!!!

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021   Call For Submissions with Discount Code - MWFIFF2021   Extended Regular Deadline ENDS 15th July 2021 Submit your films, music videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE   Submission links below : www.mwfiff.com filmfreeway.com/mwfiff wfcn.co/festival/mwfiff festhome.com/f/4015 &nbs

Accepting Submissions for the 2021 Gotham Week Project Market!

    We’re currently accepting submissions for Spotlight on Documentaries, Narrative Series, and Audio Series & Originals for the Project Market at the 2021 Gotham Week (September 19-24). Spotlight on Documentaries is designed for non-fiction filmmakers with features and series in development, production, and post-production. The Narrative Series section is designed for creators with scripted series (including short form, half-hour and hour-long), from development st...

Bay Area Video Coalition Series Storyteller Program - applications ending soon!

  Interested in creating a scripted or unscripted series? Interested in learning how to write a TV series? Want to learn what it takes to make a docu-series?   Join BAVC's Serial Storytellers Program!   Serial Storytellers is a FREE artist development program from Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) for diverse emerging writers and future showrunners between the ages of 18-25 that are interested in developing either a fiction/scripted or nonfiction/docu- series.   ...

Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam 2021 Call for Entries

  The seventh editon of The Netherlands' main wildlife film festival is open for entries!    The 7th Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam (WFFR) will take place from 26 – 31 October 2021. The festival focuses on the screening of wildlife, environment, sustainability, climate change and conservation documentaries. The competition is free of fees. Entries must be submitted before 1 May 2021. The 2021 festival takes place in beautiful Rotterdam, The Netherlan...

Gangneung_IFF 2021 Opens International Narrative Feature Competition

                                                              [GIFF 2021] Festival dates : 22 – 31 October 2021 Festival venues : The City of Gangneung, Gangwon Province, South Korea   [Awards Prizes] Best Feature : Cash award appr. USD 17,000(20 million KRW) and certificate Best Director : Cas...

Arlington International Film Festival (AIFF) final call ends may 30

2021 AIFF Call for Submissions  May 31, 2021 Late Submission   The Arlington International Film Festival (AIFF) based in Arlington, Massachusetts is pleased to announce the Eleventh Annual Call for Submissions featuring the work of independent and student filmmakers from Massachusetts, USA, and the Global Community. AIFF is a juried festival welcoming  submissions of feature-length and short film...

The Far East Film Festival in Udine launches its callout to young journalists

Seventh edition of FEFF Campus seeks 5 applicants from Europe and 5 from Asia. Selection of 10 candidates now open!   The Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy, is again reaching out into the “virtual world” for the seventh edition of its FEFF Campus initiative in 2021 as it continues to connect young journalists (and Asian film fanatics) from across the globe.   While the global pandemic means we are still dreaming of the days when we can all be reun...

2021 ATOM Awards calling for entries!

  The ATOM Awards have established themselves as a mainstay of both the screen industry and education sectors after nearly forty years recognising film and media excellence. The ATOM Awards offer great opportunities for budding screen content creators to engage a vast audience and to have their work viewed by industry leaders and professionals. Winners and finalists enjoy significant opportunities to gain exposure, including in the National Screenings Tour, which runs throughout the follo...

Call For Entries For MWFIFF - Regular Deadline ENDS ON - 15th April 2021!!!

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 Call For Submissions Regular Deadline ENDS 15th April 2021 Submit your films, music videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE FilmFreeway Festhome WFCN Jaspinder Narula Yogesh Lakhani Rahat Zia Jafri Devashish Sargam Suvashitraj Dwapar Promoters Ekta Jain

EFN Spring Edition is open for submissions

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - EFN FILM FESTIVAL SPRING EDITION   ● EFN Spring Edition is open for submissions! We accept films of any genre and type: **comedy, drama, horror, animation, documentary, experimental, all are welcome** ● EFN is an international short film festival reaching over 3000 cinephiles. ● The selected films will compete for the Critics’ Choice Award given by a panel of film industry experts and the Audience Favourite Award voted by the audience at...

Call For Entries For MWFIFF - Regular Deadline ENDS ON - 15th APRIL 2021!!!

@Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021   Call For Submissions   Extended Earlybird Deadline ENDS TODAY ( 15th March 2021 )   Submit your films, music videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE   @FilmFreeway @Festhome @WFCN @Jaspinder Narula @Yogesh Lakhani @Rahat Zia Jafri @Devashish Sargam @Suvashitraj @Dwapar Pro

Bangkok International Documentary Awards and Festival - BKK DOC 2021 Calling

BKK DOC 2021 is open to filmmakers from all over the world for Documentaries with a Vision on Asia. Bangkok International Documentary Awards and Festival brings your Documentary to the eyes of an international Jury. Award winners have a chance to be screened in Bangkok in December 2021. Visit bkkdoc.com for details, categories and more.   A LOOK BACK AT LAST YEAR'S EDITION ...

Launching the 6th Biennale College Cinema – Virtual Reality

The Italian call opens today March 22nd (through May 20th 2021) on the website www.labiennale.org   La Biennale di Venezia announces the 6th edition (2021-2022) of the Biennale College Cinema – Virtual Reality project for the development and production of Virtual Reality projects: opening today March 22nd (through May 20th 2021) on the website www.labiennale.org,  is the call reserved for teams composed exclusively of a director and a producer, both of whom must be Itali...

Emberlight International Film Festival - Ironwood, Michigan calling

Emberlight International Film Festival Call For Submissions   [Ironwood, Michigan] Emberlight International Film Festival is now accepting submissions for its 2021 season. Film is one component of the Emberlight Festival, an annual celebration that produces world-class art within the natural beauty of Michigan’s western Upper Peninsula.    All events will be outdoors to ensure Emberlight can remain totally COVID-compliant and adapt to guidelines set by the CDC at the t...

Virtual Hangout with DMZ Docs team

We’ve organized a session for you to get to know the detailed information on submissions for the 13th DMZ Docs and DMZ Industry! Join us online on the 19th, Friday, to learn more and say hello to the team. See you on Zoom!   We will talk about - The 13th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival Submission Rules and Regulations - DMZ Industry 2021 Project Application Guidelines - Answers to Other Questions You Have! When to join March 19th, Friday, 17:00 – 18:00...

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 - Extended Earlybird Deadline Ends TODAY!!! HURRY SUBMIT NOW!!!!

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021   Call For Submissions Extended Earlybird Deadline ENDS TODAY ( 15th March 2021 ) Submit your films, music videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE   Submission links below : www.mwfiff.com filmfreeway.com/mwfiff wfcn.co/festival/mwfiff festhome.com/f/4015 #AnupJalota #Jaspindernarula

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 - Extended Earlybird Deadline Ends in 2 days!!! HURRY SUBMIT NOW!!!!

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 Call For Submissions Extended Earlybird Deadline ENDS IN 2 DAYS ( 15th March 2021 ) Submit your films, music videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE FilmFreeway Festhome WFCN Jaspinder Narula Yogesh Lakhani Rahat Zia Jafri Devashish Sargam Suvashitraj Dwapar Promote

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