Festival Calendar

PARK CITY

19–29 January 2017

33rd Sundance Film Festival

Deadlines:
01 July 2016 (earlybird - Virtual Reality Projects)
29 July 2016 (official - Virtual Reality Projects)
08 August 2016 (earlybird - Shorts, Episodic)
15 August 2016 (earlybird - Features)
26 August 2016 (official - Shorts, Episodic)
29 August 2016 (official - Features)
31 August 2016 (late - Virtual Reality Projects)
23 September 2016 (late - Shorts, Episodic)
26 September 2016 (late - Features)
tel.: 001 310 360 1981
fax: 001 310 360 1969
programming@sundance.org
ANGERS

20–29 January 2017

29e Festival Premiers Plans

Deadline:
14 October 2016
tel.: 0033 1 42 71 53 70
paris@premiersplans.org
SAARBRÜCKEN

23–29 January 2017

38. Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis

Deadline:
01 November 2016
tel.: 0049 681 90689-0
fax: 0049 681 90689-20
info@max-ophuels-preis.de
ROTTERDAM

25 Jan–05 Feb 2017

46th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
01 September 2016 (short films completed by 1 July, 2016)
01 October 2016 (short films completed after 1 July, 2016)
15 October 2016 (feature-length films)
tel.: 0031 10 890 90 90
fax: 0031 10 890 90 91
programme@iffr.com
GÖTEBORG

27 Jan–06 Feb 2017

40th Film Festival

Deadline:
30 September 2016
tel.: 0046 31 339 30 00
submissions@giff.se
BERLIN

09–19 February 2017

67. Internationale Filmfestspiele

Wettbewerb | Panorama | Forum | Generation | Berlinale Shorts
Deadlines:
31 October 2016 (feature-length films)
15 November 2016 (short films)
tel.: 0049 30 259 20 444
fax: 0049 30 259 20 499
programme@berlinale.de

European Film Market - EFM

09 - 17 February 2017
Deadlines:
Online registration:
30 November 2016 (early bird)
06 January 2017 (regular)
Film submission:
21 December 2016
tel.: 0049 30 259 20 666
fax: 0049 30 259 20 699
efm@berlinale.de
www.efm-berlinale.de


THESSALONIKI

03–12 March 2017

19th Documentary Festival - Images of the 21st Century

Deadlines:
04 September 2016 (films completed between November 2015 and June 2016)
27 November 2016 (films completed between July 2016 and November 2016)
tel.: 0030 210 870 6000
fax: 0030 210 645 1174
documentary@filmfestival.gr
NEW YORK

15–26 March 2017

46th New Directors/New Films

New Directors/New Films does not accept unsolicited submissions.

info@newdirectors.org
COPENHAGEN

16–26 March 2017

14th CPH:DOX - International Documentary Film Festival

Deadlines:
15 September 2016
15 December 2016 (new films finished after 1st deadline)
tel.: 0045 33 93 07 34
fax: 0045 33 12 00 75
programme@cphdox.dk
PARIS

24 Mar–02 Apr 2017

39e Cinéma du Réel - festival international de films documentaires

Deadlines:
03 October 2016 (films completed between 01 April and 31 August 2016)
21 November 2016 (films completed as of September 2016)
tel.: 0033 1 44 78 45 16
fax: 0033 1 44 78 12 24
cinereel@bpi.fr
ISTANBUL

05–15 April 2017

36th Film Festival

Deadline:
31 December 2016
tel.: 0090 212 334 07 25
fax: 0090 212 334 07 02
film.fest@iksv.org

SAN FRANCISCO

05–19 April 2017

60th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
26 September 2016 (earlybird)
24 October 2016 (regular)
21 November 2016 (late)
tel.: 001 415 561 5014
fax: 001 415 440 1760
gga@sffs.org
HONG KONG

11–25 April 2017

41st International Film Festival

Deadlines:
11 November 2016 (early bird)
31 December 2016
tel.: 00852 2970 3300
fax: 00852 2970 3011
entries@hkiff.org.hk
NEW YORK

19–30 April 2017

16th Tribeca Film Festival

Deadlines:
19 October 2016 (early bird)
23 November 2016 (official deadline - Features, TV Projects, New Online Work)
02 December 2016 (official deadline - Shorts)
14 December 2016 (late deadline - Features completed after official deadline and TV Projects)
tel.: 001 212 941 2305
fax: 001 212 941 3939
entries@tribecafilmfestival.org
NYON

21–29 April 2017

23e Visions du Réel - Festival International de cinéma

Deadlines:
10 October 2016 (films completed by the end of September 2016)
08 January 2017 (films completed after September 2016)
tel.: 0041 22 365 44 55
fax: 0041 22 365 44 50
contact@visionsdureel.ch
TORONTO

27 Apr–07 May 2017

24th Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

Deadlines:
16 November 2016 (early)
07 December 2016 (regular)
09 January 2017 (late)
tel.: 001 416 203 2155
fax: 001 416 203 0446
submissions@hotdocs.ca
CANNES

17–28 May 2017

70e Festival de Cannes

20e Cinéfondation
Deadline:
15 February 2017
tel.: 0033 1 53 59 61 21
fax: 0033 1 53 59 61 24
cinefondation@festival-cannes.fr
www.cinefondation.com

Competition
Out of Competition
Un Certain Regard
Deadlines:
01 March 2017 (short films, max. 15 minutes)
10 March 2017 (feature films, more than 60 minutes)
tel.: 0033 1 53 59 61 71
fax: 0033 1 53 59 61 24
zklein@festival-cannes.fr
bmunoz@festival-cannes.fr

56e Semaine de la Critique
18 - 26 May 2017

Deadline:
10 March 2017
tel.: 0033 1 45 08 81 56
h.auclaire@semainedelacritique.com
julie@semainedelacritique.com (short films)
www.semainedelacritique.com


49e Quinzaine des Réalisateurs
18 - 28 May 2017
Deadlines:
10 March 2017 (short films)
24 March 2017 (feature films)

tel.: 0033 1 44 89 99 99
bdf@quinzaine-realisateurs.com
www.quinzaine-realisateurs.com


58e Marché du Film
17 - 26 May 2017

Producers Network (18 - 24 May 2017)
Producers Workshop (17 - 19 May 2017)

Deadlines:
10 March 2017 (registration with early bird rate)
02 May 2017 (regular rate)
19 April 2017 (Marché Guide)
tel.: 0033 1 53 59 61 30
marketinfo@festival-cannes.fr
www.marchedufilm.com


14e Short Film Corner
22 - 28 May 2017

Deadline:
15 March 2017
tel.: 0033 1 53 59 61 00
ccminfo@festival-cannes.fr
www.shortfilmcorner.com

SYDNEY

07–18 June 2017

64th Film Festival

Deadline:
24 February 2017
tel.: 0061 2 8220 6604
jenny@sff.org.au
EDINBURGH

21 Jun–02 Jul 2017

71st International Film Festival

Deadlines:
14 December 2016 (early bird)
18 January 2017 (regular)
15 February 2017 (late)
tel.: 0044 131 228 4051
fax: 0044 131 221 5501
submissions@edfilmfest.org.uk
KARLOVY VARY

30 Jun–08 Jul 2017

52nd International Film Festival

Deadlines:
28 February 2017 (regular)
31 March 2017 (late)
tel.: 00420 221 411 011
fax: 00420 221 411 033
submissions@kviff.com
MARSEILLE

11–17 July 2017

28e FIDMarseille - Festival International de Cinéma

Deadline:
24 March 2017
tel.: 0033 4 95 04 44 90
programmation@fidmarseille.org
LOCARNO

02–12 August 2017

70° Festival del film

Deadline:
02 June 2017
tel.: 0041 91 756 21 21
fax: 0041 91 756 21 59
programming@pardo.ch

28e Semaine de la critique
04 - 12 August 2017
Deadline:
31 May 2017
info@semainedelacritique.ch
www.semainedelacritique.ch
MELBOURNE

03–20 August 2017

66th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
14 December 2016 (early bird)
16 February 2017 (regular)
23 March 2017 (late)
tel.: 0061 3 8660 4888
fax: 0061 3 9654 2561
submissions@miff.com.au
WROCLAW

03–13 August 2017

17th New Horizons International Film Festival

Deadline:
22 March 2017
tel.: 0048 22 530 66 40
fax: 0048 22 831 06 63
festiwal@nowehoryzonty.pl
SARAJEVO

11–18 August 2017

23rd Film Festival

Deadlines:
12 May 2017 (Children's Program, TeenArena, European Shorts)
26 May 2017 (Competition Programs Feature Film, Documentary Film, Short Film, Student Film)
tel.: 00387 33 221 516
fax: 00387 33 263 381
programmes@sff.ba
VENICE

30 Aug–09 Sep 2017

74. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica

Selezione Ufficiale
Deadline:
16 June 2017
tel.: 0039 041 521 8878
fax: 0039 041 521 8854
cinema@labiennale.org

14. Giornate degli Autori - Venice Days
Deadline:
23 June 2017
tel.: 0039 06 860 3111
fax: 0039 06 8621 3298
info@venice-days.com
www.venice-days.com

32. Settimana Internazionale della Critica (SIC)
Deadline:
01 July 2017
tel.: 0039 041 272 6679
sicvenezia@gmail.com
www.sicvenezia.it
TELLURIDE

01–04 September 2017

44th Film Festival

Deadline:
01 July 2017
tel.: 001 510 665 9494
fax: 001 510 665 9589
mail@telluridefilmfestival.org
TORONTO

07–17 September 2017

42nd International Film Festival

Deadlines:
05 May 2017 (regular)
02 June 2017 (late)
tel.: 001 888 599 8433
fax: 001 416 967 9477
submissions@tiff.net
SAN SEBASTIAN

22–30 September 2017

65th International Film Festival

Deadline:
18 July 2017
tel.: 0034 943 48 12 12
fax: 0034 943 48 12 18
ssiff@sansebastianfestival.com
NEW YORK

28 Sep–15 Oct 2017

55th Film Festival

Deadlines:
28 April 2017 (early bird)
26 May 2017 (regular)
16 June 2017 (late)
tel.: 001 212 875 5610
nyffsubmissions@filmlinc.com
VANCOUVER

28 Sep–13 Oct 2017

36th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
28 April 2017 (early bird)
09 June 2017 (regular)
23 June 2017 (extended)
tel.: 001 604 685 0260
fax: 001 604 688 8221
submissions@viff.org
LONDON

04–15 October 2017

61st BFI Film Festival

Deadlines:
31 March 2017 (earlybird)
31 May 2017 (regular)
12 June 2017 (late)
tel.: 0044 20 7815 1305
lffsubmissions@bfi.org.uk
HAIFA

05–14 October 2017

33rd International Film Festival

Deadline:
15 June 2017
tel.: 00972 4 8353 548
fax: 00972 4 8384 327
talid@haifaff.co.il
YAMAGATA

05–12 October 2017

15th International Documentary Film Festival (biennial)

Deadlines:
15 December 2016 (works completed by the end of October 2016)
15 April 2017 (completed as of November 2016)
tel.: 0081 23 666 4480
fax: 0081 23 625 4550
entry2017@yidff.jp
GHENT

10–20 October 2017

44th Film Fest

Deadline:
01 August 2017
tel.: 0032 9 242 80 60
fax: 0032 9 221 90 74
info@filmfestival.be
BUSAN

12–21 October 2017

22nd International Film Festival

Deadlines:
30 June 2017 (short films)
31 July 2017 (feature length films)
tel.: 0082 51 709 2110
fax: 0082 51 709 2299
submission@biff.kr
MUMBAI

12–18 October 2017

19th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star

Deadlines:
15 May 2017 (early bird)
30 June 2017 (regular)
10 July 2017 (late)
tel.: 0091 22 2600 5700
internationalfilms@mumbaifilmfest.com
SÃO PAULO

19 Oct–01 Nov 2017

41st International Film Festival

Deadline:
21 July 2017
tel.: 0055 11 3141 0413
info@mostra.org
JIHLAVA

24–29 October 2017

21st International Documentary Film Festival

Deadlines:
30 April 2017  (films produced in 2016)
30 June 2017 (films produced in 2017)
31 July 2017 (rough cuts)
tel.: 00420 775 864 828
shipping@dokument-festival.cz
TOKYO

25 Oct–03 Nov 2017

30th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
31 May 2017 (early bird)
14 July 2017 (regular)
tel.: 0081 3 6226 3011
competition2017@tiff-jp.net
ROME

26 Oct–05 Nov 2017

12. Festa del Cinema di Roma

Deadline:
03 August 2017
tel.: 0039 06 4040 1900
fax: 0039 06 4040 1700
info@romacinemafest.org
LEIPZIG

30 Oct–05 Nov 2017

60. DOK Leipzig - Internationales Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm

Deadlines:
05 May 2017
07 July 2017
tel.: 0049 341 308 64-0
info@dok-leipzig.de
THESSALONIKI

02–12 November 2017

58th International Film Festival

Deadline:
20 July 2017
tel.: 0030 210 870 6000
fax: 0030 210 644 8143
program@filmfestival.gr
DUISBURG

06–12 November 2017

41. Filmwoche

Deadline:
25 August 2017
tel.: 0049 203 283 4187
fax: 0049 203 283 4130
info@duisburger-filmwoche.de
AMSTERDAM

15–26 November 2017

30th International Documentary Film Festival - IDFA

Deadlines:
01 May 2017 (documentaries completed by the end of April 2017)
01 August 2017 (documentaries completed after April 2017)
tel.: 0031 20 627 33 29
program@idfa.nl
MAR DEL PLATA

17–26 November 2017

32° Festival Internacional de Cine

Deadline:
31 July 2017
tel.: 0054 11 4383 5115
fax: 0054 11 4383 5115-101
programacion@mardelplatafilmfest.com
TURIN

24 Nov–02 Dec 2017

35th Torino Film Festival

Deadline:
15 September 2017
tel.: 0039 011 813 8811
fax: 0039 011 813 8890
info@torinofilmfest.org