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BKK DOC returns for a second edition in 2021 and calls for docs entries

An exciting award competition with films from all over the world in front of a truly international jury a mind blowing festival on screens in Bangkok in December 2021 exclusive industry focused webinars screenings and Q&A. BKK DOC 2021 is calling for entries. It’s time to share your “Visions on Asia” with the world. Submit your latest documentary film now (short and long features) SUBMIT USING THIS LINK or copy this address : www.filmfreeway.com...

25% off film submissions

  Special offer! Get 25% off film submissions to Mirror Mountain Film Festival for a limited time. Use the discount code ENTERTHEMIRRORMOUNTAIN on FilmFreeway and save! Now accepting indie drama, comedy, sci-fi, horror, fantasy, documentary, animation, experimental, music videos, dance films and more! Offer expires June 7th 2021. More info: http://bit.ly/1wgqagA ...

2021 Gotham Week Project Market – Audio Series & Originals Extended!

  DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY, MAY 28TH Audio Series & Originals deadline has been extended to May 28th! We’re currently accepting submissions for Audio Series & Originals for the Project Market at the 2021 Gotham Week (September 19-24). The Audio Series & Originals expands upon The Gotham’s core mission of championing and elevating independent storytellers. Audio projects at the Project Market represent a wide-range of for...

registrations are open for Cartoons on the Bay 2021 – International Crossmedia Animation and Children’s Television Festival

Cartoons on the Bay 2021 – International Crossmedia Animation and Children’s Television Festival Registrations are open! You have time until 21st June to submit your works. The categories in competition are: Preschool TV Series (2-4 years) Upper Preschool TV Series (4-6 years) Kids TV Series (7-11 years) Interactive Multimedia Works Live Action/Hybrid TV Series TV Series Pilots Short Films Animated Feature Films Visit...

The 19th Big Sky Documentary Film Festival is now open for submissions

CALL FOR ENTRIES TO THE 19th ANNUAL BIG SKY DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL   The Big Sky Documentary Film Festival is now open for submissions, seeking documentary film entries in consideration for the 19th annual event in February 2022. The festival accepts submissions of non-fiction films of all forms, lengths, subject matters and genres.   Big Sky is the largest documentary film festival in the western United States, showcasing a broad range of World, Internation...

Gangneung_IFF 2021 International Narrative Feature Competition Entries Ends on 31 May

                                             Submission   [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 : Cash award appr. USD 8,500(10 million KRW) and certificate Best Scr...

The Screen & Story Film Festival is bringing its second virtual edition from 15 to 25 September 2021.

  The festival directors and programming team are pleased to announce the global open call for submissions for the 2021 Screen & Story Film Festival will open from Monday 10th May 2021. Following a highly successful inaugural online edition in 2020, which featured 21 shorts from 10 different countries, the festival is expanding to a 10-day programme as well as running an extensive live event programme and screenplay competition. Festival Director, Jordan Lonsdale...

The 2nd Edition of the Tokyo Gap-Financing Market calling for projects

  CALL FOR PROJECTS 2021: Feature Films / TV series https://tgfm.tiffcom.jp/en TIFFCOM 2021, the Marketplace for Film and TV in Asia, the affiliated market of the Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF), is announcing a Call for Projects for the second edition of the Tokyo Gap-Financing Market (TGFM), which will take place from November 1st to 3rd, 2021. The TGFM is a platform for up to 20 selected projects in the categories of fiction films, fiction TV series, anima...

Submissions are now open for the 14th Annual Bushwick Film Festival!

From now until June 15th you can submit your film with our 15% off discount code: Bushwick15 Now in its 14th year, the Bushwick Film Festival has become an industry staple for new talent and a premiere voice for independent cinema in Brooklyn. We have showcased local and international filmmakers from more than 60 countries, providing a platform for diverse stories. Located in Bushwick, the bustling center of Brooklyn’s artistic and cultural community, the festival offers five days full ...

Open Call Films in progress 40 Lima Opening of registrations

  Open Call Films in progress 40 Lima Opening of registrations Deadline : June 23th, 2021 français | español The 40th edition of Cine en Construcción will be held online, starting August 23, 2021 as part of Cinema of Tomorrow, the professional section of the 25th Lima Film Festival. Films in Progress aims to support the completion of rigorously selected Latin American feature films, and to help producers overcome the challenges of post-produ...

“Black Nights Goes to Cannes”: project submissions are open

For the first time Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) joins the well established Marché du Film showcase "Goes to Cannes" with an aim to present 5 international film projects in post-production stage at the Marché du Film in July. “Black Nights Goes to Cannes” is part of the PÖFF’s 25th birthday celebrations, in a year where PÖFF’s industry platform Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event also celebrates its 20th anniversary. Film i...

-15% on ALL submission fees at Oakland Short Film Festival

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The This Is My Brave International Mental Health Film Festival 10th October 2021 is now open for submissions

  Our 2021 Mental Health Film Festival "with a difference" is open for submissions. Why "with a difference"? With most film festivals the focus is on filmmaking excellence whereas the TIMBMHFF is all about the ability of the story to: *Provide an inspiring voice for social justice and human rights for people with mental illness *Highlight positive contributions made by mental health recipients *Fight stigma and defy stereotypes associated with menta...

Les Nuits Magiques 30th International Animated Film festival calling for entries

   La 30ème édition du Festival International du Film d’Animation "Les Nuits Magiques" aura lieu du 1er au 12 décembre 2021. À cette occasion, un appel à films est lancé pour participer à la compétition internationale du film d'animation organisée par le festival.     Les Nuits Magiques 30ème Festival international du Film d'Animation du 1er au 12 d&ea...

RIFF 2021 is calling for entries!

The 18th edition of the Reykjavík International Film Festival will take place between September 30th and October 10th, 2021. Iceland’s major annual film event, the main purpose of RIFF is to offer a wide selection of groundbreaking, independent cinema, and to highlight the work of young and emerging filmmakers, by presenting only first and second works in the Grand Prix competition category New Visions. The objective of the festival is to increase general interest ...

Europe Film Festival U.K. Last days for submission

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Last days for submission!   May 9, 2021 Early Deadline May 30, 2021 Regular Deadline June 1, 2021 Notification Date J une 1, 2021 Event Date   Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is a reputable monthly competition and annual online film festival based in one of the elegant cities in the world, London in 2020-2021.   Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is an IMDb eligible festival.   The festival will be done periodically, every 45 da...

Europe Film Festival U.K.

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Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is a reputable monthly competition and annual online film festival based in one of the elegant cities in the world, London in 2020-2021.   Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is an IMDb eligible festival.   The festival will be done periodically, every 45 days, it has a loop.   Submission: https://filmfreeway.com/europefilmfestival Website: https://europefilmfestival.com/   AWARDS - FEATURE FILMS  ...

Open City Documentary Festival (September 8 – 14) calling for your docs

The call for programme entries ends on Monday 10 May, act now ! Prizes are awarded in four categories: Open City Award, Emerging International Filmmaker Award, the UK Short Award, and the International Short Award. The festival is looking for creative, innovative, challenging non-fiction filmmaking at short, mid-length & feature-length, as well as short audio documentaries, and cross platform projects. #TheArtOfNonFiction How filmmakers represent people like ourselves, ...

Biennale College – Cinema now in its 10th edition (2021-2022) opened the international call addressed to emerging filmmakers

    Biennale College – Cinema now in its 10th edition (2021-2022) opened the international call addressed to emerging filmmakers, for the creation of micro-budget feature films / Since 2012, 24 feature-length films have been produced by Biennale College-Cinema   Now in its tenth edition (2021 – 2022), Biennale College – Cinema is the higher education workshop of La Biennale di Venezia, created for emerging filmmakers to develop and produce mic...

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 Announces Discount on Film Submissions Entries.

Anup Jalota Presents 4th MWFIFF 2021 Announces Discount on Film Submissions Entries.   Call For Submissions with Discount Code - MWFIFF2021   Extended Regular Deadline ENDS 15th July 2021   Submit your Short Films, Feature Films, Documentaries, Animation, Music Videos, etc... at LOW SUBMISSIONS FEE   Anup Jalo

Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam 2021 Last Call for Entries with final deadline tomorrow

  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. Last call for entries for the seventh editon of The Netherlands' main wildlife film festival!   The 2021 festival takes place in beautiful Rotterdam, The...

SUNCINE (Spain - Mexico) 2021 Calling for entries

  CALL FOR ENTRIES SUNCINE  announces its open-call and welcomes submissions for the International Environmental Film Festival  SPAIN / MEXICO The festival will take place on November  3- 11, 2021. Registration for the 28th SUNCINE Festival is FREE and is open until July 31, 2021 on the following platforms: FILMFREEWAY: www.filmfreeway.com FESTHOME: www.festhome.com ACCIONS 3E  is a Non-Profit Cultural Association organizes the 28th SUNCINE International En...

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...

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