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JULYJuly 1st 2022AFAC - Arab Fund for Arts and Culture
The Cinema grant is open to all kinds of fiction film projects. The program welcomes submissions of short and medium-length narrative films in production and post-production and feature narratives that are in development, production or post-production phases.
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July 7th 2022Francophone co-production meetings
20 to 25 French-language projects of feature films and TV series (fiction, animation, documentary) will be selected for presentation to industry professionals.
When: October 19th to 21st 2022
Where: Marseille, France
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July 10th 2022Fameck Arab Film Festival
Films directed by an Arab filmmaker, or produced by an Arab country, or whose subject matter refers to an Arab country.
When: October 5th to 16th, 2022
Where: Fameck, France
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July 14th 2022Haifa International Film Festival
Israeli short film.
When: Octobre 8th to 17th, 202
Where: Haifa, Israel
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July 14th 2022IDFA - Festival International du Film Documentaire d'Amsterdam
When: November 9-20 2022
Where: Amsterdam, Pays-Bas
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July 15th 2022 Middle East Now
Middle East Films produced between 2020 à 2022.
When: October 4th to 9th, 2022
Where: Florence, Italy
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July 15th 2022 Job Film Days - Lavoro 2022
Documentaries lasting over 30 minutes, produced since 2019, in Italy or abroad, addressing labor issues.
When: From September 27th to October 2nd 2022
Where: Turin, Italy
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July 15th 2022Torino Film Lab Extended
TFL Extended - Film is addressed to teams of international professionals, with projects at an early development stage who are willing to dive deep into the writing process through an intensive development workshop.
When: September 7th to 11th 2022
Where: Madrid, Spain
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July 18th 2022Cinemed
Applications for short films, feature documentaries from the Mediterranean Basin and the Development Assistance Grant are eligible.
When: From October 21st to 29th 2022
Where: Montpellier, France
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July 20th 2022The International Art Film Festival IN MOVIE FEST
Open to film categories.
When: September 9-17 2022
Where: Abruzzo and Marche Italy
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July 22nd 2022Rabat International Author Film Festival
Author films produced after November 1st 2020 and never screened in Morocco.
When: From October 21st to 31st 2022
Where: Rabat, Morocco
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July 27th 2022 TIFF Thessaloniki Film Festival
TIFF has four competition sections: International Competition, Meet the Neighbors Competition (with a first or second feature film from Greece's neighbors), the Film Forward Competition section and the VR Competition section.
When: November 3 to 13, 2022
Where: Thessaloniki, Greece
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July 28th 2022 Close-Up
Calling all citizens of Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar or Yemen. The project submitted may be at a pre-production development or production stage.
Selected applicants will participate in three mentoring workshops organized by international filmmakers.
When: 2022-2023
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July 29th 2022Festival international du film de Marrakech
Feature films (fiction, documentaries, animation and experimental films) of more than 65 minutes. The competition is reserved exclusively for the first and second international films, presented in MENA premiere.
When: November 11th to 19th, 2022
Where: Marrakesh, Morocco
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July 30th 2022MedFilm Festival
Fictions and documentaries, long or short, produced in a Mediterranean country after 1st January 2021.
When: November 9th to 20th, 2022
Where: Rome, Italy
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AUGUSTAugust 10th 2022 i-Fest - International Film Festival
The Fest International Film Festival 2022 is an international event whose main theme is cinema in all its forms.
When: September 10-18, 2022
Where: Calabria, Italy
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August 10th 2022 Festival Atmosphères – Synopsis Writing competition
Contest of synopsis of feature-length fiction and series.
When: October 5th to 8th, 2022
Where: Courbevoie and Paris, France
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August 10th 2022 Zagreb Film Festival
International Short and feature-length fiction made in 2021 or 2022.
When : From October 23rd to 30th 2022
Where Zagreb, Croatia
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August 15th 2022 Roma Creative Contest
Short fiction or documentary film
When: September, 2022
Where: Roma, Italy
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August 15th 2022 El Gouna Film Festival
Short and feature fiction or documentary films
When: October 13rd to 22nd, 2022
Where: El Gouna, Egypte
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August 15th 2022 Journée Cinématographique de Carthage
The J.C.C are open to fiction films, animated films and short and feature documentary films. The films must have been made after 08/31/2020.
When: October 29th to November 5th 2022
Where: Carthage, Tunisia
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August 15th 2022 Cairo International Film Festival
Feature and short films.
When: November 13rd to 22nd, 2022
Where: Cairo, Egypt
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August 20th 2022 Cairo Film Connection
To be eligible for submission to the Cairo Film Connection, projects must be :
* directed by filmmakers of Arab nationality or origin.
* a work of feature-length fiction or non-fiction in development or post-production phase.
When: November 13rd to 22nd, 2022
Where: Cairo, Egypt
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August 22nd 2022 Festival des 3 continents
Films from Africa, Latin America or Asia. Produced after November 1, 2021 and with a duration of 45 minutes or more.
When: November 18-272022
Where: Nantes, France
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August 25th 2022Cinemed
Fiction feature lenght from the Mediterranean basin are eligible.
When: From October 21st to 29th 2022
Where: Montpellier, France
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August 30th 2022 Global Non Violent Film Festival
All films submitted must be in English and MUST BE NONVIOLENT: the Festival does not accept films presenting explicit or graphic violence; Implicit acts of violence may be accepted if justified by the message of the film.
When: September 29th to October 9th, 2022
Where: Online
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August 31st 2022 Porto/Post/Doc
- International documentaries lasting more than 50 minutes
- Documentary short films lasting less than 40 minutes directed by Portuguese students.
Films produced in 2021 or 2022.
When: From November 18th to 26th 2022
Where: Porto, Portugal
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August 31st 2022 Les Rencontres de la Cinémathèque de Montagne
Sports films and documentaries, adventure, expedition, exploration, ethnographic, historical, testimonies, animals... having a connection with the mountain, nature and the environment.
Films produced between 2020 and 2022.
When: November 23rd to 26th, 2022
Where: Gap, France
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August 31st 2022 Festival Atmosphères – Feature Short films competition
When: October 5th to 8th, 2022
Where: Courbevoie and Paris, France
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SEPTEMBERSeptember 1st 2022 ReAnimania Int.
Short or feature-length animated films produced after January 1st, 2016.
When: October 23rd to 28th, 2022
Where: Yerevan, Armenia
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September 1st 2022 International URTI Radio Grand Prix
Theme: "Radio et Trust"/ Confidence and accessibility of radio in all circumstances. Duration of programs: 52 minutes maximum.
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September 6th 2022 Digital writing residency La Marelle
Digital writing residency to design a literary work in digital format
When: Between July and December 2023
Where: Marseille, France
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September 8th 2022 MEDIA 2022 - European Co-development
The objective of the support to European co-development is to support the cooperation among European production companies that are developing works with a strong international audience potential.
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September 9th 2022 Mostra de Valence – Mediterranean Cinema
Fiction feature films produced or co-produced by a Mediterranean country after January 1st 2021 and never broadcast in Spain.
When: October 20th to 30th, 2022
Where: Valencia, Spain
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September 9th 2022 Residence Annecy Festival
Dedicated to animated feature films, the Annecy Festival Residence will host, in April 2023, 3 new projects whose promoters will be able to develop the graphic universe during 3 months and benefit from a workspace.
When: from April 2023
Where: Annecy, France
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September 15th 2022 Mendi Film Bilbao-Bizkaia
Productions with a mountain-related theme and produced after January 1st 2020
When: December 9th to 18th, 2022
Where: Bilbao, Spain
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September 15th 2021 Competition A Ton Court!
Competition reserved for directors who meet the following conditions:
- Language: French
- Director's age: from 16 to 30 years old
- Film length maximum 5 minutes
- Theme: Love, bond, today and tomorrow.
When: October 1 to 31, 2021
Where: Asnières-sur-Seine, France
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September 15th 2022 Med In Doc
France 3 Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur launches a support scheme for the creation, production and distribution of documentaries in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur for the year 2021/2022.
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September 19th 2022 Practice of making documentary films
Practical exercises, film analysis, locations. Filming of the internship film then editing and finishing of the internship film.
When: September 19th to November 5th, 2022
Where: Ajaccio, France
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September 30th 2022Trieste Film Festival
We are looking for feature films and documentaries (only Italian premieres), short films (both fiction and animation) from Central and Eastern European countries.
When: From January 21st to 28th 2023
Where: Trieste, Italy
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September 30th 2022Curieux Voyageurs
Documentary films produced after January 1st 2018 and not exceeding 75 minutes. The main themes are travel, adventure, and expedition.
When: March 17th to 19th, 2023
Where: Saint-Etienne, France
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OCTOBEROctober 3rd 2022 Festival International du court métrage
International competition. Registration for films completed in 2022. Maximum duration of 40 minutes. For films produced in 2021, the deadline for entries is July 3, 2022.
When: January 27th to Febreary 4th 2023
Where: Clermont-Ferrand, France
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October 14th 2022 FIPADOC
Films produced between December 1, 2021 and November 30, 2022. Short films must not exceed 20 minutes. Films for the Young Creation selection must be no longer than 60 minutes long.
For other selections, movies can be of any format but not longer than 50 minutes.
When: January 20th to 28th, 2023
Where: Biarritz, France
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October 15th 2022 AFLAM
Feature and short films related to the Arab world (thematic, country of production, director from an Arab country). Films produced in 2021 and 2022.
When: March 2023
Where: Marseille, France
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October 16th 2022Prix Ermanno Olmi
The Prize is addressed to filmmakers of all nationalities and not older than 30 on the date of the submission deadline.
The maximum length of each entry (fiction, documentary or animation) must not exceed 15 minutes. All entries must have been produced in 2021 or 2022.
When: Decembre 6th 2022
Where: Bergamo, Italy
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October 25th 2022 Un Court Tournable
Short film of 30 minutes maximum in French, or with French subtitles.
When: November 25th 2022
Where: Bobigny, France
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October 31st 2022 Amazing shorts and movies !
Short films of less than 30 minutes, or feature films (fiction or documentary) of more than 60 minutes, produced since January 1st, 2018.
When: January 9th to 14th, 2023
Where: Madrid, Spain
Submission: click here
NOVEMBERNovember 7th 2022 Résidence Frontières 2022
Call for proposals for a residency for the production of a short film on the theme of "migration". This call is addressed to directors for whom this film will be their first or second short. Candidates who have already directed a feature film are not eligible.
When: January 2023
Where: Paris, France
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DECEMBERDecember 1st 2022 Your Movie On Tv Festival
Films of all genres (short and long) made after 2015 accepted.
When: January 16th to 22nd 2023
Where: Agropoli, Italy
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December 31st 2022 Moinho Cine Fest
Festival open to micro and nano films, from 1 minute to 5 minutes. Works must be produced in 2021 or 2022.
When: April 14th to 16th 2023
Where: Custóias, Leça do Balio et Matosinhos, Portugal
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Films produced since January 1, 2019, fiction must be more than 60 minutes, and documentaries must be more than 45 minutes.
When: February 17th to March 3rd, 2023
Where: Ibiza, Spain
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