(14/09/08) – The 6th London Short Film Festival is accepting submissions until 24 October. Presented by Halloween, the organisers accept drama, documentary, animation, music video, experimental, lo-budget, or "anything goes". The festival will take place between 9 and 18 January 2009.

Also in London, the Siberia Film Night is accepting submissions for their December screening. The event is designed for local and international artists working with experimental film and video. The organisers look for ‘well presented innovative and experimental work, either in terms of method, focus or technique.’

In France, the Cine Rail Fest wants films that use trains as a main motif. The organisers cite as examples the films The Battle of the Rails, Once Upon a Time in the West, Life is a miracle, Central do Brasil, The Navigators … Deadline is 28/11.