Festival Calendar

LES ARCS

10–17 December 2022

14e Film Festival

Deadline: tba
(last year: 03 Sepember)
tel.: +33 1 82 28 50 10
contact@lesarcs-filmfest.com
TURIN

25 Nov–03 Dec 2022

40th Torino Film Festival

Deadlines:
12 August 2022 (early bird)
16 September 2022 (official)
tel.: +39 011 813 8811
programmazione@torinofilmfest.org
TALLINN

11–27 November 2022

26th Black Nights Film Festival PÖFF

Deadlines:
01 July 2022 (regular)
17 August 2022 (extended)
24 August 2022 (final)
tel.: +372 56 208 308
info@poff.ee
AMSTERDAM

09–20 November 2022

35th International Documentary Film Festival - IDFA

Deadlines:
05 May 2022 (films - early-bird deadline)
28 June 2022 (immersive/interactive projects und performances)
14 July 2022 (films - final deadline)
tel.: +31 20 627 33 29
program@idfa.nl
DUISBURG

07–13 November 2022

46. duisburger filmwoche

Deadline:
20 August 2022
tel.: +49 203 283 4187
fax: +49 203 283 4130
kontakt@duisburger-filmwoche.de

doxs! festival (children and youth section)
Deadline:
02 June 2022
doxs@do-xs.de
MAR DEL PLATA

03–13 November 2022

37° Festival Internacional de Cine

Deadline:
29 July 2022
tel.: +54 11 4383 5115
programacion@mardelplatafilmfest.com
THESSALONIKI

03–13 November 2022

63rd International Film Festival
 

Deadline:
27 July 2022
tel.: +30 210 870 6000
fax: +30 210 644 8143
program@filmfestival.gr
JIHLAVA

25–30 October 2022

26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
in person and online

Deadlines:
31 March 2022 (films completed in 2021)
31 May 2022 (films completed in 2022)
31 July 2022 (rough cuts and films that have not yet had a festival premiere)
tel.: +420 775 864 982
shipping@ji-hlava.cz
TOKYO

24 Oct–02 Nov 2022

35th International Film Festival
 

Deadlines:
19 June 2022 (early-bird)
15 July 2022 (regular)
tel.: +81 3 6226 3011
competition2022@tiff-jp.net
SÃO PAULO

20 Oct–02 Nov 2022

46th International Film Festival

Deadline:
22 July 2022
tel.: +55 11 3141 2548
info@mostra.org
LEIPZIG

17–23 October 2022

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

Deadlines:
01 May 2022 (films completed before 01 May 2022)
01 July 2022 (final entry deadline)
tel.: +49 341 308 64-1020
programm@dok-leipzig.de
ROME

October 2022

17. Festa del Cinema di Roma

Deadlines: tba
(last year: 14 July and 04 August)
tel.: +39 06 4040 1900
fax: +39 06 4040 1700
info@romacinemafest.org

Alice nella città
Deadline: tba
(last year: 26 July)
tel.: +39 06 8530 4966
filmentry@alicenellacitta.com
www.alicenellacitta.com
GHENT

11–22 October 2022

49th Film Fest Gent

Deadlines:
31 May 2022 (early-bird)
01 August 2022 (regular)
tel.: +32 9 242 80 60
info@filmfestival.be
BUSAN

05–14 October 2022

27th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
22 June 2022 (Asian short films only)
20 July 2022 (feature films)
tel.: +82 1688 3010
submission@biff.kr
LONDON

05–16 October 2022

66th BFI Film Festival

Deadlines (short films - international & UK):
27 May 2022 (regular)
09 June 2022 (late)
tel.: +44 20 7815 1305
lffsubmissions@bfi.org.uk
NEW YORK, NY

30 Sep–16 Oct 2022

60th Film Festival

Deadline (short film submissions only):
03 June 2022
tel.: +1 212 875 5610
submissions@filmlinc.org
VANCOUVER

29 Sep–09 Oct 2022

41st International Film Festival

Deadlines:
22 April 2022 (early-bird)
20 May 2022 (regular)
03 June 2022 (late)
tel.: +1 604 685 0260
submissions@viff.org
ZURICH

22 Sep–02 Oct 2022

18. Film Festival

Deadlines:
31 March 2022 (early-bird)
30 June 2022 (regular)
tel.: +41 44 286 60 00
info@zff.com
SAN SEBASTIAN

16–24 September 2022

70th International Film Festival

Deadline:
20 June 2022
tel.: +34 943 48 12 12
fax: +34 943 48 12 18
ssiff@sansebastianfestival.com
TORONTO

08–18 September 2022

47th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
25 March 2022 (early-bird - all films)
13 May 2022 (standard - shorts)
20 May 2022 (standard - features, Primetime, Wavelengths)
tel.: +1 888 258 8433
submissions@tiff.net
TELLURIDE, CO

02–05 September 2022

49th Film Festival (dates tbc)

Deadline:
01 July 2022
tel.: +1 510 665 9494
fax: +1 510 665 9589
submissions@telluridefilmfestival.org
VENICE

31 Aug–10 Sep 2022

79. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica

Selezione Ufficiale
Deadlines:
31 May 2022 (immersive projects)
17 June 2022 (films)
tel.: +39 041 521 8878
fax: +39 041 521 8854
cinema@labiennale.org

19. Giornate degli Autori
Deadline:
17 June 2022
tel.: +39 06 860 3111
fax: +39 06 8621 3298
info@giornatedegliautori.com
www.giornatedegliautori.com

37. Settimana Internazionale della Critica (SIC)
Deadline:
01 July 2022
info@sicvenezia.it
www.sicvenezia.it
HONG KONG

15–31 August 2022

46th International Film Festival
postponed
(original dates 31 Mar–11 Apr)

Deadlines:
11 November 2021 (early-bird)
31 December 2021 (late)
tel.: +852 2970 3300
fax: +852 2970 3011
entries@hkiff.org.hk
SARAJEVO

12–19 August 2022

28th Film Festival

Deadline:
28 May 2022
tel.: +387 33 221 516
fax: +387 33 263 381
programmes@sff.ba
MELBOURNE

04–21 August 2022

70th International Film Festival


Deadlines:
30 November 2021
31 December 2021
31 January 2022
28 February 2022
tel.: +61 3 9087 3395
submissions@miff.com.au
LOCARNO

03–13 August 2022

75° Locarno Film Festival

Deadlines:
08 March 2022 (early-bird)
02 May 2022 (regular)
12 May 2022 (late)
tel.: +41 91 756 21 21
fax: +41 91 756 21 49
programming@locarnofestival.ch

32e Semaine de la critique

Deadlines:
15 April 2022 (early-bird)
31 May 2022 (regular)
info@semainedelacritique.ch
www.semainedelacritique.ch

JERUSALEM

21–31 July 2022

39th Film Festival

Deadline:
01 May 2022
tel.: +972 2 5654 333
contact@jer-cin.org.il
WROCLAW

21–31 July 2022

22nd New Horizons International Film Festival

Deadline:
20 March 2022
tel.: +48 22 530 66 40
fax: +48 22 831 06 63
festival@nowehoryzonty.pl
MARSEILLE

05–11 July 2022

33e FIDMarseille - Festival International de Cinéma

Deadlines:
31 January 2022 (films produced in 2021)
31 March 2022 (films produced in 2022)
tel.: +33 4 95 04 44 90
programmation@fidmarseille.org
KARLOVY VARY

01–09 July 2022

56th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
10 December 2021 (early-bird)
28 February 2022 (regular)
31 March 2022 (late)
tel.: +420 221 411 011
fax: +420 221 411 033
submissions@kviff.com
SHEFFIELD

23–28 June 2022

29th Doc|Fest

Deadlines:
03 December 2021 (early-bird)
11 February 2022 (regular)
04 March 2022 (late)
tel.: +44 114 276 5141
films@sheffdocfest.com
ANNECY

13–18 June 2022

Festival international du film d’animation

Deadlines:
15 February 2022 (Short Films, Graduation Films, TV Films, Commissioned Films)
15 March 2022 (Feature Films)
06 April 2022 (VR Works)
tel.: +33 4 50 10 09 00
fax: +33 4 50 10 09 70
info@citia.org
NEW YORK, NY

08–19 June 2022

21st Tribeca Film Festival
live and online

Deadlines:
Features:
03 November 2021 (early bird)
08 December 2021 (official)
19 January 2022 (final)
Shorts:
01 December 2021 (early bird)
05 January 2022 (official)
16 February 2022 (final)
tel.: +1 212 941 2305
entries@tribecafilm.com
SYDNEY

08–19 June 2022

69th Film Festival

Deadline:
25 February 2022
tel.: +61 2 8220 6600
jenny@sff.org.au
CANNES

17–28 May 2022

75e Festival de Cannes

Competition
Out of Competition
Un Certain Regard

Deadlines:
02 March 2022 (short films up to 15 minutes)
11 March 2022 (feature films)

tel.: +33 1 53 59 61 71
fax: +33 1 53 59 61 24
zklein@festival-cannes.fr
bmunoz@festival-cannes.fr
nfamien@festival-cannes.fr

25e La Cinef
Deadline:
15 February 2022
tel.: +33 1 53 59 61 00
fax: +33 1 53 59 61 10
lacinef@festival-cannes.fr

61e Semaine de la Critique
18–26 May 2022
Deadline:
11 March 2022
tel.: +33 1 45 08 81 56
h.auclaire@semainedelacritique.com
www.semainedelacritique.com

54e Quinzaine des Réalisateurs
18–27 May 2022
Deadlines:
31 December 2021 (early bird)
11 March 2022 (short & medium-length films)
25 March 2022 (feature films)
tel.: +33 1 44 89 99 99
bdf@quinzaine-realisateurs.com
www.quinzaine-realisateurs.com

63e Marché du Film
17–25 May 2022

Deadlines:
Registration:
18 March 2022 (early-bird)
03 May 2022 (regular)
Screening reservation: tba
(reservation process will open end of February)
tel.: +33 1 53 59 61 30
marketinfo@festival-cannes.fr
www.marchedufilm.com

Short Film Corner
17–28 May 2022

Deadline:
07 March 2022
tel.: +33 1 53 59 61 00
ccminfo@festival-cannes.fr
www.cannescourtmetrage.com

 

TORONTO

28 Apr–08 May 2022

29th Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

Deadlines:
18 November 2021 (regular)
16 December 2021 (late)
07 January 2022 (extended deadline feature-length films)
tel.: +1 416 203 2155
fax: +1 416 203 0446
submissions@hotdocs.ca
SAN FRANCISCO, CA

21 Apr–01 May 2022

65th International Film Festival

Deadlines:
05 October 2021 (early-bird)
09 November 2021 (regular deadline mid-length & features, final deadline shorts)
07 December 2021 (final deadline mid-length & features, youth works)
tel.: +1 415 561 5016
fax: +1 415 440 1760
gga@sffilm.org
NEW YORK, NY

20 Apr–01 May 2022

51st New Directors/New Films

ND/NF does not accept unsolicited submissions.
tel.: +1 212 875 5612
info@filmlinc.org
NYON

07–17 April 2022

53e Visions du Réel - Festival International de cinéma

Deadlines:
08 November 2021 (films completed by the end of October 2021)
17 December 2021 (films completed by March 2022)
31 December 2021 (online links)
tel.: +41 22 365 44 55
fax: +41 22 365 44 50
programme@visionsdureel.ch
COPENHAGEN

23 Mar–03 Apr 2022

19th CPH:DOX – International Documentary Film Festival
hybrid festival

Deadlines:
01 September 2021 (films finished by that date)
01 December 2021 (completed after the first deadline)
tel.: +45 33 93 07 34
info@cphdox.dk
PARIS

11–20 March 2022

44e Cinéma du réel - festival international du film documentaire

Deadlines:
30 September 2021 (films completed between 15 January and 01 August 2021)
01 November 2021 (films completed after 01 August 2021)
15 November 2021 (viewing material for films still under completion on 01 November 2021)
tel.: +33 1 44 78 45 16
fax: +33 1 44 78 12 24
cinereel@bpi.fr
AUSTIN, TX

11–20 March 2022

29th SXSW Film Festival
in-person and online

Deadlines:
14 September 2021 (early-bird)
05 October 2021 (regular)
19 October 2021 (final)
tel: +1 512 467 7979
filmfest@sxsw.com
THESSALONIKI

10–20 March 2022

24th Documentary Festival TDF
in cinemas and online

Deadline:
30 November 2021
tel.: +30 210 870 6000
fax: +30 210 644 8143
program@filmfestival.gr
BERLIN

10–20 February 2022

72. Internationale Filmfestspiele
2G+ in-person event,
EFM entirely online

Wettbewerb | Encounters | Panorama | Forum | Generation | Berlinale Shorts
Deadlines:
03 November 2021 (feature films)
17 November 2021 (short films)
24 November 2021 (series)
tel.: +49 30 259 20 444
fax: +49 30 259 20 499
programme@berlinale.de

European Film Market - EFM (online)
10–17 February 2022

Registration/Accreditation:
Deadlines:
06 December 2021 (Early Bear rate)
06 January 2022 (Regular rate)
accreditation@berlinale.de

Film Entry:
Deadline:
23 December 2021
efm-filmentry@berlinale.de

tel.: +49 30 259 20 666
efm@berlinale.de
www.efm-berlinale.de

GÖTEBORG

28 Jan–06 Feb 2022

45th Göteborg Film Festival
in cinemas and online

Deadlines:
08 October 2021
tel.: +46 31 339 30 00
submissions@goteborgfilmfestival.se
ROTTERDAM

26 Jan–06 Feb 2022

51st International Film Festival
online

Deadlines:
25 August 2021 (short films completed by 01 July)
22 September 2021 (short films completed after 01 July and VR interactive works)
06 October 2021 (feature-length films)
tel.: +31 10 890 90 90
fax: +31 10 890 90 91
programme@iffr.com


ANGERS

24–30 January 2022

34e Festival Premiers Plans

Deadline:
30 September 2021
tel.: +33 1 42 71 53 70
paris@premiersplans.org
PARK CITY, SALT LAKE CITY, UT

20–30 January 2022

38th Sundance Film Festival
moving online

Deadlines:
Shorts, Episodic, New Frontier:
06 August 2021 (early bird)
23 August 2021 (official)
13 September 2021 (late)
Features:
13 August 2021 (early bird)
06 September 2021 (official)
27 September 2021 (late)
tel.: +1 310 360 1981
fax: +1 310 360 1969
programming@sundance.org
SAARBRÜCKEN

16–26 January 2022

43. Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis
decentralized, hybrid format, extended to 11 days
(original dates 16–23 Jan)

Deadline:
31 October 2021
tel.: +49 681 90689-0
fax: +49 681 90689-20
info@ffmop.de
YAMAGATA

07–14 October 2021

17th International Documentary Film Festival (biennial)
held online

Deadline International Competition:
15 April 2021
tel.: +81 23 666 4480
fax: +81 23 625 4550
info@yidff.jp