Fredrikstad Animation Festival (Norway) 09/01/2017
Fredrikstad Animation Festival (FAF) is organized by Norsk Animasjonsforum. The object of the festival is to promote screening of animation and increase the awareness of animated expressions in the Nordic-Baltic countries. Fredrikstad Animation Festival is a Cartoon d´Or partner festival, and is obliged to nominate a film to the Cartoon d´Or Award. Submission opens June 1st.

Stuttgarter Filmwinter Festival for Expanded Media (Germany) 09/01/2017
The Stuttgarter Filmwinter – Festival for Expanded Media seeks for current positions in the fields of short and experimental films, installations, network culture, audiovisual performances and vj-sets. The festival offers a platform for film and media art as well as media discourse. We are looking forward to inspiring meetings, intensive exchange and a decent schnaps at our anniversary. *not yet open…

Cinemagic is looking for imaginative and original films made by young people (age 25 and younger, living in the UK and Ireland). The films can be about anything at all fact or fiction, comedy or drama, news program or documentary. DVD submission or online screener/email application.

ARTfest DIGITAL9/23/17
Attention moviemakers everywhere! ARTfest Digital 2017 wants to see your One Minute Movie masterpiece! Start shooting your short film, animation, mobile film, documentary or experimental movie now.  We will accept all genres, so let your imagination run wild.
There will be two categories; ‘Open’ and ‘Under 18’s’. The ‘Open’ category is open to anyone from anywhere in the world, the ‘Under 18’s will be open to Australian residents only.

Canaltown Short Spooky Movie Festival (aka Spookyfest) 09/24/2017
A diverse selection of short, spooky, moving picture shorts (seven (7) minutes or less) presented live, in downtown Honesdale, Pennsylvania, USA. A popular, audience vote determines which shorts take home the custom crafted Spooky Awards (aka Spookies) at the end of the night. This year marks the fourth year of our festival, which takes place on October 21, 2017. In addition to there being no entry fee for submitting artists, the popcorn is amazing, so you should not only submit but attend. Cheers!

South West London International Film Festival (UK) 9/30/17
The SWIFF International Film Festival offers independent filmmakers and photographers from around the globe the opportunity to have their work seen by award-winning judges, fellow filmmakers and a broad public audience. We screen films in five categories: Fiction, documentary, animation, experimental/photographic/still moving-image and Under 18. The films must have been made during the last four years. *Free if under 18

International Shortfilms Contest 9/30/17
Submit all genres. (Love, Horror, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, Crime, Action) short films (maximum 20minutes) for this contest. Submissions: Each participant can submit Only One Shortfilm. 1st 5 Winners will be Featured On SWOT MEDIA and they will be officially announced as PRO FILM MAKER worldwide, and they can participate all our upcoming premium contests without any entry fee and get published on our Youtube Channel. 6th to 15th Winners will receive SWOT MEDIA PRO FILM MAKER CERTIFICATION (online)