Festival Internacional De Cine De Puerto Madryn MAFICI (9)

Puerto Madryn International Film Festival


25 Oct 2021
Call for entries

30 Nov 2021
Final deadline


05 Jan 2022
Notification date

07 Jan 2022
11 Jan 2022


Dorrego,  9120, Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 30'<
Feature film festival

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2019
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 30'<
 Feature Films 
 Any language
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Festival start: 07 January 2022      Festival end: 11 January 2022

The Puerto Madryn MAFICI International Film Festival has been held for 8 years and is one of the most important Festivals in Latin America, which takes place in the Argentine Patagonia.

The objective of the Festival is to provide the possibility of screening national and foreign films
both feature films and short films and thus generate a meeting space and diffusion of the cinema, from a corner of the Argentine Patagonia.

The Festival will reward the First Movies to Argentine and foreign filmmakers, with the "Southern Right Whale" award, in addition to the different awards of the Official Section in Competition.

MAFICI proposes from its beginnings, reward and promote the new directors of the world, announcing his first cinematographic work, being the only Argentine Festival with this unique peculiarity.

On the other hand, we intend to encourage the development of the film industry, care of the Environment and contribute to the tourist, cultural potential that our beautiful city of Puerto Madryn.

Each of the sections in Competition will receive a digital Diploma.

The jury may grant special mentions, (they have no prize in money), as it deems appropriate.

The film associations that will participate will deliver prizes and / or mentions to be confirmed.

Terms and conditions

ARTICLE 2: Date of completion and sections
The ninth edition of the Puerto Madryn MAFICI International Film Festival will take place from 7 to
January 11. The Official Selection will be hosted on the maficitv's own online platform so
free during the 5 days of the festival for the entire Argentine territory. Programmers will define
timely films that will be in the Cinema on the beach section and available spaces that the
festival designe.

-Official Section in Competition
* OPERA PRIMA (Fiction only) "Southern Right Whale" Award.
* Animation, Fiction and Documentary Short Films (up to 30 minutes).
-Section Out of Competition:
* Panorama Patagonia
This section proposes to value the achievements produced in the Argentine Patagonia.
Fiction, Animation and Documentary short and feature films may participate.
* Environmental Documentary
* Women in focus
Show of feature films and short films.
* Panorama of the world
Sample of feature films (No Operas Primas).

ARTICLE 3: Registration
Registration is done only through the Festhome
MAFICI made an agreement with both platforms so that Argentine directors in all
the categories do not pay any cost to participate.
Only International filmmakers will pay registration, plus the cost of each platform.

MAFICI International section:


The works submitted for competition, both Feature Films and Short Films, must be realizations completed from JANUARY 2019 onwards.

ARTICLE 4: Date of receipt
The material will be received until November 30, 2021 inclusive.



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