ESFF (Russia) 12/01/14
EXTRA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL. Film entries of any genre (narrative, documentary, animation, experimental, etc., 60 seconds or less. Online entry only.
Days of ethnographic film festival (DEF) 12/01/14
Organized by Slovene ethnological society in cooperation with the Slovene ethnographic museum and Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts. The festival has following programs: Student films, Regular program and a Special program. All films and videos dealing with ethnology, anthropology, sociology or cultural studies in a wide sense, made not more than two years before the actual festival DEF, are eligible. Submit DVD and downloadable copy of film.
Viet Film Fest 12/31/14
Feature-length and short productions of any content (not necessarily related to Vietnam or Vietnamese) by persons of Vietnamese descent living anywhere around the world or productions by anyone about Vietnamese people or culture in the following categories: Narrative, Documentary, Experimental, Animatio.
European Media Arts Festival (Germany), 12/5/2014
DVD or online link to YouTube or Vimeo for preview
Ciné-Jeune de l’Aisne 12/10/14
International Film Festival. Categories: Feature film competition, Short animated film competition, Short film competition. DVD by mail.
International Children’s Festival (Montreal) 12/14/14
FIFEM- The Montreal International Children’s Film Festival (better known under its French acronym FIFEM) will hold its 17th edition from March 1st to 9th, 2014. For sixteen years, we have been presenting quality cinema to the young public of Montreal during spring school break!
Davis Feminist Film Festival (California) 12/31/14 DVD submissions
A short film festival. Films shorter than 35 minutes in length. Films submitted to the festival for consideration must meet at least two of the following criteria. Films created with an eye for gender and social justice issues. Films that link local and global issues. Films created by people underrepresented in the media field (women, people of color, queer/transgender, disabled). Films made by people from the Davis/Sacramento area
Göttingen International Ethnographic Film Festival 12/15/15 note: There is no submission fee for entries from East European (non EU) and “Third World” countries. The festival promotes documentary cinema with a special emphasis on new films, videos or interactive media (published after 1.1.2009) dealing with socio-cultural processes in a wide sense of the term. The festival is open to all filmmakers, but especially those coming from an anthropology, sociology, folklore, history etc. background . It provides a great opportunity for international exchange of ideas and co-operation in documentary filmmaking.