Vilnius Film Shorts 06/01/14
The only international and professional short film festival in Lithuania, presenting the newest short films from all over the world. Every year festival’s line-up is a reflection of what has been happening in the short film world in recent years. Fiction, Documentary, Animation, Experimental. Submit via reelport or filmshorts.lt
(FICMA) The International Environmental Film Festival (Barcelona, Spain) 6/6/14
FICMA is the longest running environmental film festival in the world. It is the only environmental film festival to hold competitions which do not accept productions that are more than a year old. DVD or moviebeta upload.
AVANCA International Meeting of Cinema, TV, Video and Multimedia (Portugal) 6/06/14
Deadline for World Premiere Competition. Fiction and animation short-films; Fiction and animation feature films; Documentaries; Experimental videos; More than a decade bringing together in the summer of Avanca some of the most significant films and authors of the audiovisuals and international cinema production. DVD by mail, other required material should be sent by CD, email or wetransfer.
Anima Multi 6/06/14
Our intention is to highlight the best animated films made with multiplatform characteristics: interactive pieces, videogame intros, teasers, animation series episodes or pilots and (why not ?) traditional animation shorts are just a few examples of pieces that may participate in this wide open competition. The important thing is that the piece is able to convey, with the animation language, a communication that is consistent and attractive in every type of media. The contest is open to animated works that may be new or previously made, produced by professional or amateur animators. Works may have a length of 30 seconds minimum and 10 minutes maximum. Submit URL link for sharing the film.
Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival (Brazil) 6/8/14
16th Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival. Films up to 40 minutes in length, of all film genres, on the final format of 35 mm, 16 mm. DCP or a digital media. The submission is free and can be made in the website http://www.shortfilmdepot.com.
World Festival of Animated Film (Bulgaria) 06/10/2014
Upload to festival site or DVD submission.
Regent Park Film Festival (Canada) 6/13/14
Regent Park Film Festival is Toronto’s only free-of-charge, multi-cultural, film festival dedicated to bringing the best local and international film and video works to the communities living in and around the neighbourhood of Regent Park in Toronto, Canada. Submit by web link or DVD.
BFI London Film Festival 6/13/14 * no fee for UK films
Short films (40 mins or less). Note: There are no fees for UK features or shorts. Please see regulations for information regarding ‘UK production’ classification. For short film submissions, we can accept a secure online viewing link and password (e.g. Vimeo) or alternatively please submit a DVD by post.
Edmonton International Film Festival 6/15/14
Note: submission fees waived. This deadline is only for ALBERTA HIGH SCHOOL FILMMAKERS. Shorts (50-mins. or less), feature-length (north of 50-minutes), documentaries of all lengths, animation, comedy, family. Withoutabox, filmfreeway or dvd by mail.
Off-Courts Trouville (Trouville-sur-mer, France) 6/15/14
All genres are accepted (fiction, documentary, experimental, animation, etc.). All films must be under 40 minutes. shortfilmdepot.com.
BFI London Film Festival 6/20/14 * no fee for UK films
Feature length films (more than 40 minutes) Note: There are no fees for UK features or shorts. Please see regulations for information regarding ‘UK production’ classification. For short film submissions, we can accept a secure online viewing link and password (e.g. Vimeo) or alternatively please submit a DVD by post.
East Anglian Student Film Festival deadline unclear- submit now
Welcome to the annual East Anglian Student Film Festival. Festival date: October 2014. EASTF aims to develop the film making talent of tomorrow. More details coming soon. The festival includes student workshops run by @One Film & Media, live music, workshops run by industry professionals, film screenings, and art exhibition, and much more. Online submission form, Vimeo or youtube link.
2-Minute Film Festival (Pittsburgh, PA) 6/20/14
Using “outer space” as a prompt, create a video short of any kind: live-action or animated, documentary, mockumentary, fictional, or non-narrative. Your video should be two minutes or less in length. Submit by post or as a Vimeo link.
Rencontres Henri Langlois, International Film Schools Festival (France): 07/08/14
feature films (more than 60 min). International film schools festival. Any film directed by students in cinema and/or audiovisual can be registered for the Competition. Films of any running time or genre. DVD by mail.