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

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

✨✨

Enjoy 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 7 000 festivals, browse festival blogs, film blogs...and promote yourself.

The website is currently being redesigned, we will surprise you very soon.

User login

FESTIVALS, Fest. circuit, Red carpet, Ambiance, Travel & acc., Call for entry

Kenya Launches a screen play competition with KSHS 2M in prize

  As part of initiatives to grow the film industry in Kenya and expand the market of Kenyan films both in Kenya and other markets (Africa and Asia), Ministry of ICT, through Kenya Film Commission (KFC) and Kenya Film School is launching a Film Script Writing Competition.   Apart from the winning prize money, scripts will be pitched to international film producers to explore possibilities of the scripts being turned into full fea...

Göteborg Film Festival presents the 2019 Nostradamus report

  At a seminar today the Göteborg Film Festival's 6th Nostradamus Report - "Relevance in a New Reality" – was presented. The annual report looks into the future of the screen industries 3-5 years from now through research and interviews with industry experts. This year's report, "Relevance in a New Reality", discusses the uncertain future of public funding, major movements on the streaming market, the role of cin...

NIFFF - Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival calling

    You still have time to be part of the selection of the 19th Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF, July 5th-13th 2019)! Created in 2000, the NIFFF is the only film festival in Switzerland dedicated to fantastic films. Thanks to its quality and daring programs, as well as its renowned guests, it won over both the public – more than ...

Berlinale Talents 2019 dedicated to the theme “Mistakes”

user
Dedicated to the theme “Mistakes”, the approximately 100 workshops, talks and film screenings at Berlinale Talents (February 9-14) will not only spotlight the productive handling of mistakes and minor catastrophes, but also focus on the deliberate decision to “do things wrong” as an aesthetic experiment, a creative force of renewal, and a wilful rebellion of art against the norm. The official program at the HAU Hebbel am Ufer invites renowned festival guests, jury member...

VIDEO: a look back at day eight of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

Penny , director of Hail Satan, sets out to subvert American history with intelligence and wit. Here, she asks us to question why certain religions are deemed “normal,” even though, notes one Temple member, Catholic mass is all about the symbolic drinking of blood. ...

VIDEO: a look back at day seven of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

Look back at day seven of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The Documentary "David Crosby: Remember My Name" premiered at  Sundance Fest ...

VIDEO: a look back at day six of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

GAZA Paints a Portrait of Life in Palestine”; plus RAISE HELL: THE LiIFE & TIMES OF MOLLY IVINS, STIEG LARSSON — THE MAN WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE, SWEETHEART   ...

VIDEO: a look back at day five of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

user
Look back at day five of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. ...

Submit To Maryland International Film Festival 2019

  March 29 – 31, 2019 December 1, 2018  Regular Deadline I December 31, 2018 Late Deadline I January 31, 2019 Extended Deadline   Welcome, filmmakers, to the Maryland International Film Festival-Hagerstown. We are excited about our 8th year coming up on March 29th-31st, 2019. We are Movie Magazine's top 50 festival worth their entry fee. For 8 years, we've been bringing in the finest films from around the world. The film festival became a 5...

Preview of our ad as a partner of Fantasporto

Preview of our ad as a partner of Fantasporto ...

RIFF films, seen and unseen

RIFF films, seen and unseen Arriving at Jaipur on the 20th afternoon, I plunged into the 5th Rajasthan International Film Festival (RIFF) fare at the INOX multiplex, Crystal Palm, minutes after checking in at my hotel. Unfortunately, I had missed a whole day and a half, since the festival began on the 19th and screenings commenced in the morning itself, after the inauguration ceremony. These were the films shown on the first day, and some of them bagged awards too, as you must have read in m...

Full Line-up of The Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF)

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF), presented by UGG ® , announced today the highly anticipated lineup for the 34 th edition, which will run January 30 to February 9, 2019. The festival will feature 63 world premieres and 59 U.S. premieres from 48 countries, along with tributes with the year’s top talent, panel discussions, and free community education and outreach programs. SBIFF’s Executive Director Roger Durling stated this morning, “After the trage...

Last chance! Save 15% on film submissions

  Last chance! Today is the final day to use discount code MIRROR2019 and save 15% on film submissions to Mirror Mountain Film Festival on FilmFreeway!   https://filmfreeway.com/MirrorMountainFilmFestival   Welcoming independent drama, documentary, animation, horror, sci-fi, dance, experimental and more... ...

CALL FOR ENTRY: Méliès d’Argent Competition at HÕFF 2019

Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival (HÕFF), taking place from 25th to 28th of April 2019, is the “one and only stop” for the genre hungry in the Baltics. Held in the unique setting of the city of Haapsalu - once a renown summer retreat of the Russian Czars, now a picturesque town, and the home of an infamous Baltic ghost - the White Lady, haunting the medieval castle on the the western coast of Estonia.   Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival ...

VIDEO: Opening night of Santa Barbara International Film festival 2019

  Opening night of Santa Barbara International Film festival 2019, filmfestivals. Tonight, the 34th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival officially opened with an enormously emotional celebration and screening for Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike deGruy. Director and wife, Mimi de Gruy introduced the screening alongside her below the line team and children, Max and Francis, who “teach her everyday” and let her tell and craft this story. Mimi deGruy also g...

IFFR's art installations, performances, and exhibitions

IFFR's art installations, performances, and exhibitions include works by Sergei Parajanov, Mika Taanlia, Cauleen Smith, David OReilly and Philippe Pareno.   Art Directions 2019 International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) continuously explores, questions and pushes the boundaries demarcating the audio-visual landscape. This attitude culminates in Art Directions, IFFR’s extensive programme of art installations, ...

The Second Annual North Jersey Human Rights Film Festival

user
The Second Annual North Jersey Human Rights Film Festival A juried film festival held at The Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, NJ. Festival Dates/Three showings: Friday, May 10 at 7pm Saturday May 11 at 1pm and 7pm Entry Deadline: Midnight March 1, 2019 Entry forms available on the following site: http://www.uuridgewood.org/film-festival/ From the time of the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood’s founding in 1896, social justice has been a cornerstone of our congregational lif...

"Marshall from Detroit" - A Review of the VR experience at Sundance

Eminem is one of the greatest rappers to ever exist. Sway Calloway is the best hip-hop journalist and radio personality in the world. The two come together to have a patient conversation about some of Eminem's roots in Detroit, utilizing a medium that usually gets attributed to a modern aesthetic. However, with Eminem and Sway Calloway being such rich fixtures of hip-hop history, the aesthetic is grainy and has a vintage feel to it.    The 20 minute short is a VR experience that...

Footage Farm - Panel and Documentary Prizes!

user
Special Announcement! For the 2019 festival, we are so excited to work with Footage Farm Ltd on both an excellent archive panel as well as prizes for our Feature Documentary and Short Documentary winners! FOOTAGE FARM was created in 2001 with the simple goal of offering documentary producers and film-makers easy access to public domain material without the often high costs of license fees. The prizes for our documentary winners are as follows: -The winner of the best documentary fe...

Back with Bears : Berlin EFM in focus - First chapter

Berlinale Newsletters 1 I 2 I 3 I 4 I 5 I 6 I 7 I 8 I Animation in Focus I Final I FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:                      Email us to be featured in the next  newsletters "Back with the bears" > MEET OUR PARTNER   Summer Hill Entertainme...

VIDEO: a look back at day four of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

Watch yesterday's recap video including highlights with the cast of Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile; Paradise Hills; and Luce.     ...

VIDEO: a look back at day three of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

  Some of our favorite moments from day three on the mountain included a conversation with KiKi Layne and Ashton Sanders, plus catching up with the cast of The Report at the world premiere. ​     ...

"Velvet Buzzsaw" - Review from Sundance

“Critique is so limiting and emotionally draining.” - Morf Vandewalt   Uninspired, a total lack of originality, derivative, void of spiritual awareness. These are only a few of the harsh critiques that Gyllenhaal fires off as he moves briskly from scene to scene, emoting in such a way that we have not seen from the Nightcrawler actor.   Dan Gilroy and Jake Gyllenhaal reunite for a brutally comedic satire on the world of fine art. They cover art’s destructive nat...
gersbach.net