MAY 2017

LIFE AFTER OIL International Film Festival 5/1/17
This festival starts with the intention of overshooting the simple exposure. Although it is important to raise public awareness on the risks connected to the exploitation and to the use of natural resource in the production of fossil fuels, still remains, the enormous and dramatic problem of the disasters caused by the lack of energy, with particular reference to the water supply, highly relevant to the world population. The main objective of the festival will be, therefore, not only emphasizing problems related to the use of fossil fuels, but especially identifying the alternatives which take into account, according to the present scientific knowledge, the several well-known methods of production.

8th Cerdanya Film Festival will take place in Cerdanya (Catalonia, Spain) from July 29 to August 6 2017. We are looking for fiction, animation and documentary feature and short films, either national or international (subtitled). We’ve scheduled more than 20 projection sessions and there are also several awards. Submit your films now!

Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (Korea) 5/8/17
Feature Films and Shorts. Types of films Animation , Documentary, Narrative fiction. Genre: Fantastic, Horror, Mystery, Phantasy, Science fiction, Thriller.

Cartoon Forum (European only) 5/10/17
Only one TV project can be submitted per company. The submitted project must be: An animation project of a minimum running time of 26 minutes, In state of development, European.

NBC’s Annual Short Cuts Festival 5/15/17
individuals of diverse groups apply, minority, lgbt, etc: comedy, drama, horror, sci fi genres

Filmambiente 5/15/17
The 7th Filmambiente will take place in Rio de Janeiro, August, 10th to 16th, 2017, and Brasília, in March,15-21st, 2018 at the same time as the World Water Forum 2018. Applications are open for documentaries, fictional, experimental and animations short and feature films on environmental issues, with an emphasis on WATER ISSUES.

Curtas International Film festival (Portugal) international ddl: 05/22/17
Free category: Take One (school films, until 30 minutes, by Portuguese film students, national or in film schools abroad). *note: other categories charge a fee for submissions.

Ottawa International Animation Festival 5/26/17
Only animated films that were completed after May 27th, 2016 are eligible. You must submit your entry form online through your OIAF login account. Your preview film must be submitted on a streamable URL link. The link must remain accessible until the end of July. If your film has dialogue that is not English and is not subtitled, you must include an English dialogue script. Director’s photograph (300 dpi), biography and 3 stills from the film (300 dpi) are required. If your film is selected, we must receive a high-definition Quicktime .mov file (H264 or ProRes only, minimum resolution 1920×1080). We can accept DCP for Competition films, however we require a .mov file as well in order to screen at our non-DCP venues as needed.

La Jolla Fashion Film Festival (La Jolla, CA) 5/29/2017
La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival is the first international fashion film festival founded in North America. The Cannes of the fashion film world. World’s largest gathering of fashion filmmakers.

Croatian One Minute Film Festival 5/31/17
We hope you are seriously thinking and preparing your one-minute films for our festival and also can’t wait to see you here in Pozega in May.

Sedicicorto International Film Festival Forti (Forli, Italy) 5/31/17
The Film Festival is divided into 5 competitive sections and accepts submissions of any short film produced after 01-01-2015. The maximum running time allowed is 40 minutes (including credits)

Uppsala International Short Film Festival 5/31/17
We are now accepting submissions for the International Competition and the Children’s Film Festival at the 36th. Short films of all genres with a running time of no more than 40 minutes are accepted for consideration. To be entered, films must have the production year 2016 or 2017.

Giffoni Film Festival (Italy) 5/31/17
For over 47 years the Festival has acted as a sounding board for cinema production destined for children and young people. It represents the ideal place for vivacious confrontation between filmmakers, producers and distributors and also provides a bridge between the sector’s production universe and its target audience. The Festival also aims to promote the knowledge and circulation of products of high artistic value, capable of contributing to the formation and cultural growth of a mature critical conscience in young people.