Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Portal for Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the festivals community.  

An adventure exploring, from dreams to reality, the emerging talents in our community.

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, reporting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login


RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

Best Trailers for November 2020



Next Submissions Deadline

Kinofilm European Short Film Festival – MANCHESTER (Feb 2010) LATEST NEWS: Calling all Short Filmmakers – the ‘early-bird’ deadline to KINOFILM has now passed. Filmmakers now have until the end of September to get their films in the post (although we will accept the arrival of films for this deadline in our office upto 2nd October to allow for postal delays in the current British postal dispute in some parts of the country). The cost of submitting films to this deadline is £15.00 ...

Oregon Film Festival call for entries!

The Oregon Film Festival is now accepting entries for the 2012 Oregon Film Festival.   Submissions Mailing Address Oregon Film Festival 8269 SW Wilsonville Rd. Suite G-171 Wilsonville, OR 97070 Entry Deadlines Early Bird Deadline: January 25, 2012 Deadline: April 25, 2012 Late Deadline:  July 25, 2012 Extended Deadline:  September 25, 2012 Films Entry Fees Short films are under 50 minutes.  All others are features. Early Bird: Short $30 / Feature $35 Regula...

Golden Gate Fiction & Documentary Deadline

There are only a few days left before the submission period for the 2009 edition of the Golden Gate Fiction & Documentary Festival closes. Late deadline is July 31st, and the entry fee is $20. To submit a film and see the Rules & Regulations, click here. On the last edition, the winner of the Special Price for Best Documentary Film was Subrat Kumar Sahu with I SING, THEREFORE I AM!, a look on the life of Pabitra Kumbhar, a blind musician and his identity as an artist. ...

8th UMFF Call For Entries - Open Now

UMFF 2009 is seeking film, television and video projects that entertain and showcase independent works of excellence produced by or featuring African Americans, Asians, Indians, and Latinos. Over $10,000 in cash and prizes for winning filmmakers and writers. Submit your project to UMFF 2009 today! All genres accepted for competition -- animations, shorts, documentaries, features, television shows, music videos, as well as screenplays (short and feature length). Early Registration D...

ThinkSync Film Competition - Deadline 12th June

ThinkSync Films is making a final call for entries to its competition ahead of the deadline on 12th June. The competition, now in its fourth year, is an innovative initiative that rewards the best use of music in short film and brings together independent film-makers with independent record labels and publishers such as Rough Trade, Ninja Tune, 4AD, and Wichita. The five finalists will be screened at a lavish bash to be held on 29th July, there are numerous prizes with the...

Early Deadline May 15th

Early deadline for the 16th Annual Independents' Film Festival in Tampa, Florida, is fast approaching. Enter your film, postmarked by May 15th, and save on entry fees. Entry information at with a link to festival entry at, celebrating the art and aspirations of independent filmmaking....


The deadline for Submissions is May 1, 2009. (In extenuating circumstances, the deadline can be extended to May 21 2009. Please contact us to discuss deadline extensions) ...

Atlanta Underground Final Call for Entries - Submission deadline approaching

The Sixth Annual Atlanta Underground Film Festival will showcase 100+ films from August 26 - 30, 2009. Enter your film before the May 30, 2009 deadline!   ...

4th Annual ITVFest - Call for Submissions- Deadline Approaching Soon!!!

Tv Pilot & Webseries competition   Don't dilly dally our submission deadlines are quickly approaching.  If you have an independently produced TV pilot or webseries, submit before the final deadline on May 14, 2009. You can submit through our website The 4th Annual Independent Television Festival will be held July 31- August 6, 2009 in Los Angeles,CA. Follow us on Twitter.  Get submission tips and Festival Facts. ...

2009 San Diego Asian Film Festival Call for Entries Early Deadline

Hello Film Makers! We are proud to announce the 2009 San Diego Asian Film Festival. Our Early Deadline for Call for Entris is quickly approaching. Submit soon! 10th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival Oct 15-29, 2009 Call For Entries We're looking for the Best in Asian and Asian American cinema CASH prize for Jury Winner Early Deadline: April 30, 2009 ($25 fee) Late Deadline: June 10, 2009 ($40 fee) Rules, entry forms, and festival info at for ...

Deadline Extended - Detroit Shorts 2009 Film Festival

EXTENSION DEADLINE ANNOUNCED! Detroit Shorts is a three-day community event, celebrating the finest examples of the cinematic short form by featuring films from around the globe with running times 10 minutes and under. The festival is open to the widest range of subject matter, genre, and technique. •••• Final deadline for submissions is March 21, 2009 •••• Call for Entries and other important information on Detroit Shorts can be found here. email: info@detroitfilm....

Independent Feature Film Market

The early submission deadline for films and scripts is May 18, and the final deadline is June 8. For an application, check

Cine Las Americas announces the new dates for The 12th Cine Las Americas

International Film Festival: April 22 - 30, 2009. In order to better integrate the festival's program into the local film events calendar, the official dates have been moved back to their traditional April schedule. The 12th Cine Las Americas International Film Festival will take place in Austin, Texas, once again bringing the best of Latino and indigenous cinema. The festival's call for entries is currently open. The new festival dates will not affect the deadlines for submissions to our Cal...

Detroit Shorts 2009 Film Festival

Detroit Shorts is a three-day community event, celebrating the finest examples of the cinematic short form by featuring films from around the globe with running times 10 minutes and under. The festival is open to the widest range of subject matter, genre, and technique.   Call For Entries - Early Deadline 2/15 & Final Deadline 3/01 &

The Victoria Film Festival

The Victoria Film Festival: Eight Days to the Final Deadline for SpringboardThe final deadline for Springboard registration is just eight days away. Top North American broadcasters and distributors continue to confirm attendance. Selwyn Jacob from the National Film Board, and Jonah Zalken in charge of acquisitions at Bravo! (Canada) and Book Television will take part in the one-on-one sessions. Director Larry Weinstein, whose movie Inside Hana’s Suitcase is generating great festival buzz has c...

Atlanta Underground Film Festival EARLY BIRD DEADLINE February 1, 2009

The Sixth Annual Atlanta Underground Film Festival will be held August 26 - 30, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia.   AUFF has officially opened the Early Bird Call For Entries With 100+ films, and almost as many parties, AUFF continues to reign as one of the largest underground film festivals in the country.   Enter your film before the Early Bird Deadline, February 1, 2009, and receive $10 off your entry.   All genres and lengths accepted.   ...

Newport Beach Film Festival - Early Bird Deadline

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE Newport Beach Film Festival April 23-30, 2009 The Early bird deadline for submissions into the festival is FRIDAY, OCT. 24 SUBMISSION FEES: $35 Feature length- Withoutabox discount fee $25 $30 Shorts- Withoutabox discount fee $20 SUBMIT NOW and SAVE! ...

Extended Deadline Call for entries FIAAP*08 Film Festival

Due to so many requests we have EXTENDED the deadline for the1st International Audiovisual Festival of Performative Arts September 20-28, 2008 at National Theatre Museum in Lisbon - Portugal! Final deadline Wednesday, July 30th, 2008 (postmarked) Entry categories: Feature, Short, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short, Experimental, Silent Film, Animation, Music Video, Making Of, Recorded Live Performances, on films/videos about THEATRE, MUSIC, DANCE, PERORMANCE, STAND-UP, CIRCUS, etc. For mo...

SILVER CITY FILM FEST Early Entry Deadline

The early bird deadline for the next SILVER CITY FILM FESTIVAL will be posted by December. Entry information and necessary forms are available on the SCFF website.   Please direct any questions to the festival at   Details coming soon. ...

NEW DEADLINE - Bolzano ShortFilmFestival 2008

NEW DEADLINE!!!  15th July 2008 We are pleased to inform you that new deadline for the festival subscriptions is 15th July 2008!: - 5th NO WORDS - International no-dialogue short film competition.In this competition, the film/video must be understood through the strength of the images only. Music, sounds, environment background noises, etc. are accepted. Films/videos without dialogues, about any topics, produced 2006, 2007 or 2008 can be submitted. - 40th OPERE NU...


We are now accepting applications for the 2009 Sundance Film Festival at  You may CLICK HERE to view our 2009 Submissions FAQ document, or HERE to access our 2009 Eligibility Requirements document.  The following are our deadlines and fees for this year:EARLY SUBMISSION DEADLINE:U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMSMonday, August 18th, 2008 - $35 ENTRY FEEU.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES Monday, August 18th, 2008 - $45 ENTRY FEEOFFICIAL SU...


Festival League closes the 2008 Call for Entries on June 9, 2008! Send your film today!! Atlanta Underground Film Festival August 20 to 24, 2008 - final deadline: June 9, 2008 The Fifth Annual AUFF presents five days of independent and underground cinema from across the world with live music, art and plenty of late night parties. Special events during Atlanta Underground Film Festival include the annual DocuFest and the Animation Attack! DocuFest Atlanta http://www.docufe...

Regular Deadline Ending this Week!

Team Signups for the Project Twenty1 21-Day Filmmaking Competition are now open, so if you think you can make a film or animation in three weeks, sign up before the registration period is over! You do not need to be local to participate, and all completed films will be screened at the Philadelphia International House Theater, plus compete for awards, prizes & DVD distribution!Also, Project Twenty1 is now accepting PRE-EXISTING short and feature-length films and animations for its Philly Fi...


The 15th Annual AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL runs October 16 – 23, 2008 inAustin, Texas. Film categories: Narrative Feature, Short, StudentShort, Documentary Feature, Short and Animated Short. Early Deadline:June 5, 2008, Late Deadline: July 5, 2008. Do not forget about theirscreenwriting competition! Screenplay Competition deadline: May 15(early), June 1 (late). Teleplay Competition deadline: June 1. Get $5off your film entry fee with a copy of this e-mail. For an entry formand more information, visi...

Atlanta Underground Film Festival Entry Deadline Extended!

AUFF has extended the 2008 deadline to May 30, 2008. Enter your film today! visit: or  ...


The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview with AFM Director

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director 

Interview with the Parasite director

Brad Pitt and Leonard Maltin Interviewed dailies live coverage from

> Lost World Film Festival
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian
> BFI London

> Film Festival Days
> Tallinn Black Nights

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin 
> Fantasporto
Houston WorldFest
Cannes / Marche du film online

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

A question for Jennifer Aniston from Richard Hobert winner at SBIFF 2020 :

Top 3 Tech Innovations in Film History

> Other resources
+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service