The following updates are being sent out as a newletter to email subscribers and will be published under June 2016.
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WNDX (Winnipeg) 06/01/2016
seeks new Canadian and international films and videos. WNDX pays special attention to the most innovative and ground-breaking works created by moving image artists. Submission by DVD or weblink.
Josiah Media Festival 6/01/16
Talented, young filmmakers, 21 years of age or under, can now submit their films for competition in this year’s Josiah Media Festival. Almost $2,000 in prizes will be awarded to winning filmmakers. Films should be no longer than 20 minutes trt and can be about anything you wish (no theme required). We accept films in the categories of narrative, animation, documentary, and experimental, which covers just about everything. DVD or thumb drive.
Split Film Festival (Croatia) 06/01/2016
DVD/CD. The program is outstanding, eclectic, high-quality, original and unique. Films are made during workshops as well.
Princeton Student Film and Video Festival 06/01/16
The Princeton Student Film & Video Festival is sponsored by the Princeton Public Library. The mission of the festival is to encourage and support the work of youth filmmakers in a range of genres and styles, with the opportunity and a venue for the filmmakers to show their work to a broad audience. The festival is open to high school and college students and home-schooled, unschooled or not in school youth ages 14-25 from Princeton and all points beyond, both near and far.
Portobello Film Festival (London, UK) 06/01/2016
UK’s biggest independent film competition.
CineEco (Portugal) 6/1/16
The Festival is open to the registration of fiction movies, long or short film documentaries for the various sections – competitive and non-competitive, according to the environment theme. Cine’Eco intends to continue to be a space to show the best films and videos from around the world, focusing on environmental issues, with the intention to create awareness, provide discussion, enhancing knowledge and deepen the need for urgent changes in the behavior of people, governments and companies, in order to preserve the planet.
World Festival of Animated Film (Bulgaria) 06/06/2016
Upload to festival site or DVD submission.
A festival dedicated to documentary and to the new possible paths that are being opened for the genre. We are particularly interested on the new modes of relation between the cinematographic and the real, and we are looking for proposals that suppose an implication on the world, facing cinema as a political and artistic practice. We are looking for films with cinematographic qualities bringing forth, as a whole, the point of view of their authors.
Oslo Skeive Filmer Film Festival 6/15/16
Since 1990, Norway’s only film festival focusing on stories of diversity, regardless of identity, gender, sexuality, race, personal expressions, and lgbtq/human rights. We present a high quality program of international narrative, documentary and short films, and we also organize exhibitions, lectures, seminars and panel discussions. online or by post.
gender reel 6/20/16
We are seeking all kinds of films and performance art pieces created by and/or about gender non-conforming and transgender people, experiences and images and/or work that challenges gender conforming attitudes, ideas or concepts. Non-trans people are also welcome to submit work to Gender Reel provided this work is reflective of our mission. Rolling submissions as well.
Anim’est International Animated Film Festival (Romania) 06/20/2016
The anim’est International Animation Film Festival, established in 2006, has become Bucharest’s most loved film festival and a recognized event on the international animation scene. The presentations, workshops, master-classes and round tables provide the perfect opportunity to get in touch with the latest creations and make contacts.
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 6/30/16
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival is the largest festival of creative documentary films in Central and Eastern Europe. We also consider animated documentaries, online documentary projects or any of the cross-genre TV formats (docudrama, docusoap, reality show or mockumentary). The length of the film is not important, we accept submissions of both feature and short-length documentaries.
Lausanne Underground Film and Music Festival (Lausanne, Switzerland) 6/30/16
LUFF opens the call for entries to anybody who desires submitting his/her creation. The festival is dedicated to promoting and discovering innovative films and musicians who don’t benefit from traditional distribution channels. Offering a program of exceptional films and music, the LUFF is a cultural event without comparison in the Swiss cultural landscape. The international competition is composed of the following sections: Short fiction, Short experimental, Short animation, Feature Films. Submit your darkest or most radiant film, the most daring or the most personal film, the film you have never shown to anyone or that has provoked such radical reactions that you have never again dared showing it to anyone.