(17/05/07) – The Regensburg Short Film Week (21-28 November) is currently accepting submissions. The deadline is 16 July (postmark) and there is no entry fee. Films must have been completed after 01 January 2005, run a maximum of 30 minutes and can be presented in various formats, from Mini-DV to 35mm. Preview formats accepted are DVD and VHS.
Another international festival currently accepting entries is the the São Paulo International Short Film Festival. The deadline is 29 May and there is no entry fee. Films must have been completed after 01 January 2006. The festival organisers say that the aim of the event is to "promote a greater exchange between Latin American and International production. Having a cultural and non-competitive features, the festival intends to exhibit films that may contribute for the development of the short film concerning its aesthetics, specific shape and way of production."