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Newport Beach Film Festival

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Join us April 8th - April 18th, 2021 for the Newport Beach Film Festival’s (NBFF) 22nd Year. Internationally recognized as one of Southern California’s leading film events, we host eight days of 350+ film screenings, 58,000+ attendees, engaging networking opportunities, industry seminars, incredible nightly galas, private receptions, entertainment, and more!

Film, food, industry, and culture in the heart of Newport Beach. Join us for a fantastic and celebratory year!

~ 10 Reasons Why Filmmakers Choose NBFF ~

Scale: Promote your latest project at one of Southern California’s largest film events! Showcasing over 350 films to an audience of 58,000 people each year, NBFF provides a great platform to spread the word about your film!

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Published: 11 Sep 2020
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Golden Snail World Children Animated Film Festival

Deadline: 15 Jun 2021

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Festival "Golden Snail" is a World Children Animated Film Festival which takes place in month September from 13. until 17. September 2021. in Vranje, Serbia. "Golden Snail" gathers young filmmakers from all over the world. Any studio, club or school who works with children in a field of film animation are welcome to our festival. Films must be made BY CHILDREN not for children by professionals.

 Animation



Vranje, Serbia



 
 
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Published: 10 Sep 2020
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Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, China

Deadline: 20 Sep 2020

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GOLDEN KAPOK AWARD COMPETITION
The Golden Kapok award Competition is now open for feature documentaries, short documentaries, documentary series and new media documentaries from all over the world!
Submit your works to attend the“Golden Kapok Award Competition” with the most competitive productions!

SCREENING SESSION: PREMIERE IN GUANGZHOU
Be the first Stop to Raise the International Profile for Your Documentary!
We are calling entries for World Premiere/ International Premiere/ Asia Premiere/ China Premiere!
Official screening events include: Red Carpet, Official Premiere Screening, Press Conference, Interviews and More.

DOCSHOP
GZDOC Doc Shop is a year-round factual content marketplace for producers, distributors, content buyers and commissioners. It is dedicated to [...]

 Documentary  Animation



Guangzhou, China



 
 

 
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Published: 10 Sep 2020
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Fic Pangeia - Festival Internacional de Curtas Pangeia

Deadline: 04 Oct 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

The first edition of “International of Curtas – Pangeia Festival”, a festival dedicated in exhibition and promotion of short audiovisual works, with specific thematic, develop in each edition. The festival wants to get together works that have until 5 minuts of duration, with the related thematic in audiovisual production by directors residing in the Americas or Africa, with a lot of options of possibilities that reach since movies about everyday life, historical movies, of anti-racist practices, biographicals and very others possibilities. Be creative!
The movies can be created especially to festival or movies ended before of present call.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Other  Experimental  Music Video



São Paulo, Brazil



 
 
 
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Published: 08 Sep 2020
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Animacción

Deadline: 31 Oct 2020

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International Festival

Short film festival

"Animacción" is a festival of animated short films, in which the artistic potential of a whole new generation of animators is shown. Embraced by the cultural association dedicated to animation “Animas Anónimas”, the festival returns this year in its 4th Edition.

The selected short films will be screened from December 14 to 19 in the metropolitan area of ​​A Coruña. The public that attends these screenings will proclaim the winning work with their vote, and as a novelty, this year we bring the prize for the best children's short film, whose prize will be awarded by the students of the participating schools in A Coruña and the region.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Other  Experimental  Music Video



A Coruña, Spain



 
 

 
Logo of Filmeraa Music & Online Film Festival 2020
Published: 06 Sep 2020
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Filmeraa Music & Online Film Festival 2020

Deadline: 22 Sep 2020

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Filmeraa Music & Online Film Festival is one of it's kind festivals to promote independent films, web series, music videos across the globe. We are committed to release content across the globe via our screens exclusive to screen only independent films, web series, and music videos. Every year the festival acknowledges independent work with a unique flavor in them and can bring about a change into the society and the thought process.

The Filmmakers/audience will gain insights into the reel world & how to make your projects effective & efficient at the same time.
Every filmmaker is invited to be a part of this exclusive premier league screening festival.

The best films will get a chance to feature their film on our distribution app "Filmeraa".

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Other  Experimental  Music Video



New Delhi, India



 
 
 
 
Logo of 3rd Jeju International Drone Film Festival
Published: 03 Sep 2020
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제3회 제주 국제드론필름페스티벌

Deadline: 08 Oct 2020

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Short film festival

Contact
- Website: www.jdff2020.com
- Email: info@jdff2020.com

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Jeju, South Korea



 

 
Logo of FICCAB - Benalmadena Internacional Short Films Festival
Published: 02 Sep 2020
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FICCAB - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes y Cine Alternativo de Benalmádena

Deadline: 02 Oct 2020

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En 1998, la Asociación Juvenil Cinematográfica de Benalmádena (ACIBE) recuperó el espíritu de la desaparecida SICAB (Semana Internacional de Cine de Autor de Benalmádena, 1969-1989) para emprender el proyecto de crear un festival de cine para la ciudad. El resultado, tras diecisiete años de gestión, es el Festival Internacional de Cortometraje y Cine Alternativo de Benalmádena (FICCAB), un foro de encuentro para los amantes del cine de calidad. Más de cuatrocientos cortometrajes se presentan a cada año a concurso en un festival para todas las edades que une el glamour de las estrellas al mejor cine de autor, independiente, alternativo y de cinematografías desconocidas, prestando especial atención a las europeas.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Arroyo de la Miel - Benalmádena, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 02 Sep 2020
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Short films



CORTI A SUD - (PFF) Polla in Corto

Deadline: 30 Apr 2021

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International Festival

Short film festival

ORGANIZERS

Cultural Association Time & Memory organizes the nine edition of the Short Film Festival called "SHORT TO SOUTH", to be held in Polla (SA)ITALY from the 26 - 27 June 2021 at the Auditorium "Holy Nicolicchio".

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Polla, Italy



 

 
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Published: 02 Sep 2020
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UNIVERSAL MOVIE AWARDS

Deadline: 01 Jun 2021

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The Universal Movie Awards (UNIMAA) is an annual international reputable Award. The event is based in the Western State of Africa Nigeria.

Our vision is oriental value based on enriching the entertainment industry through the promotion of excellent creative works by Motion Picture practitioners.

The mission of Universal Movie Awards is: "the celebration of professional Excellence in the Global Film/Television Industry." It will also promote the appreciation of Arts and Culture through motion picture arts and sciences around the globe.

UNIMAA also runs a movie academy designated for the development of contemporary talents in the motion picture industry.

This award is founded and established by Hope Obioma Opara in 2020. He is also the President/ CEO of Supple [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Lagos, Nigeria



 
 
 
 
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Published: 02 Sep 2020
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Singapore Chinese Film Festival

Deadline: 28 Dec 2020

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International Festival

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Feature film festival

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Singapore Chinese Film Festival is co-organised by Singapore University of Social Sciences and Singapore Film Society in 2013. The main objective of the festival is to promote the appreciation of Chinese cinema and culture in Singapore, and provide an intimate platform for dialogues between the audience and filmmakers. In the past 7 years, the festival has averaged close to 5,500 annual attendees. The films showcase the diversity of spoken languages and cultures explored by talented Chinese filmmakers.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Singapore, Singapore