Call for entry: Aurora

Call for entry: Aurora

(19/04/08) – Aurora, a multi-media event in Norwich, UK, is accepting submissions until 27 June. The organisers say the festival "focuses on the manipulated moving image. It fuses artist retrospectives and thematic film programmes with discussion events,... »
Call for entry: Africa in Motion (AiM)

Call for entry: Africa in Motion (AiM)

(22/02/08) – The Africa in Motion film festival (AiM), which takes place every October at Edinburgh Filmhouse, is accepting entries from African filmmakers for its new shorts competition. Filmmakers who enter a film for consideration must not have completed a... »
Call for entry: Pangea Day

Call for entry: Pangea Day

(24/01/08) – The project Pangea Day, a multi-city videoconference event that will take place on 10 May, invites politically-minded filmmakers to submit their films. According to the organisers, Pangea Day ‘taps the power of film to strengthen tolerance and... »
Calls for entry: Instants Video and 25FPS

Calls for entry: Instants Video and 25FPS

(23/01/08) – The French video art venue Instants Video is accepting works for the autumn 2008 edition of the festival. Entry is free and the deadline is 21 June.Elsewhere the Croatian film and video festival 25FPS is also accepting submissions to the 2008... »
Call for entry: Independent Exposure

Call for entry: Independent Exposure

(17/01/08) – Independent Exposure is accepting submissions of short video, film and digital-media works of 15 minutes or less and are seeking narrative, artistic, humorous, dramatic, animation, documentary, experimental, alternative, avant-garde, ambient, music... »
Film competition for emerging African filmmakers

Film competition for emerging African filmmakers

(04/01/08) – The Africa in Motion film festival (AiM), which takes place annually in October at Edinburgh’s Filmhouse, is inviting African filmmakers to submit short films for a new AiM competition. In order to target the competition specifically towards... »
Call for entry: Athens Video Art Festival 08

Call for entry: Athens Video Art Festival 08

(03/01/08) – The 2008 edition of the Athens Video Art Festival is accepting submissions until 31 January. The festival takes place between 11 and 13 April.The venue is an international festival dedicated to digital arts and the official Greek festival for video... »
Call for entry: KurzFilmFestival Hamburg

Call for entry: KurzFilmFestival Hamburg

(17/11/07) – The 24th Hamburg International ShortFilmFestival that will take place between 4 and 9 June 2008 is inviting applications. The deadline is 15 February 2008 and for the three-Minute Quickie competition the deadline is 01 April. The theme for the... »
Call for entry: EMAF (Germany)

Call for entry: EMAF (Germany)

(08/11/07) – The European Media Art Festival (EMAF) is accepting applications for the 2008 edition, which takes place in April, until 10 December. The organisation says "the motto of the 2008 festival is ‘identity’, reflected in film programmes,... »
Resistance is theme of Bristol festival

Resistance is theme of Bristol festival

(25/10/07) – ‘Resistance’ in international cinema forms the theme for the second Compass Film Festival in Bristol which is currently taking place at the Cube Microplex and Kuumba African Arts Centre. It includes film screenings, discussions,... »
African film festival pays homage to Ousmane Sembene

African film festival pays homage to Ousmane Sembene

(15/10/07) – The late Senegalese director Ousmane Sembene will be paid homage at the upcoming Africa in Motion (AiM) festival in Edinburgh between 25 October and 04 November. The event will include more than 30 films from all over the continent, including... »