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Lebu International Film Festival 23

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It will take place in the city of Lebu, Capital of the Province of Arauco, and in the cities of Cañete and Concepción in the Bío Bío Region, Chile, from February 11 to 17, 2023. With Sub-headquarters in Spain, Cuba, Argentina and Guatemala, replica in Santiago in the Mapocho Station Cultural Center, GAM, Violeta Parra Museum and Chileactores. Since 2018, CINELEBU is the only festival in Chile Qualifier of Short Films for the Oscar® Awards in the categories, International Animation, Regional Fiction and International Fiction.








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Published: 21 May 2020
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Slamdance Film Festival

Deadline: 01 Oct 2020

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Slamdance 2023 will combine an in-person festival in Park City, Utah and—building upon the success of previous online editions—an accessible virtual experience for everyone to enjoy. Films officially selected for the 2023 Slamdance Film Festival may be presented in Park City, online, or both — depending on emerging circumstances.

For online viewing, films will be available exclusively through the Slamdance Channel, the festival’s artist-curated streaming platform.

While US guidelines pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic continue to loosen, Slamdance is still committed to the safety of our filmmakers and audiences as our top priority. We will continue to monitor and adapt as circumstances evolve to provide a safe, supportive, and engaging film festival experience for all [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Other  Experimental



Los Angeles, United States



 
 
 
 
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Published: 21 May 2020
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Mecal Pro, 25º Festival Internacional De Cortometrajes Y Animación De Barcelona

Deadline: 15 Dec 2020

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Mecal Pro, the Barcelona International Short and Animation Film Festival, will celebrate its 25th edition. With more than 5,000 short films submitted annually, Mecal has become one of the most important festivals of its field in Spain. Due to its international scope and quality programming, Mecal regularly benefits from grants awarded by various Spanish public cultural institutions.

Mecal is strongly committed to promoting the exhibition and dissemination of audiovisual creations in the short format, not only with the public, but also in having creators and distributors meet through different activities. Mecal is also devoted to foster emerging talent, by holding events and awards specially aimed at young creators. In this sense, it also works as a short film dissemination [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Barcelona, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 03 Apr 2020
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Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, China (GZDOC)

Deadline: 31 Aug 2020

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Official Website: www.gzdoc.cn

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Introduction of GZDOC Four Main Sessions:
As China’s only state-level documentary film festival, GZDOC aims at building a professional platform to facilitate exchanges between China and the global documentary communities. GZDOC selects the best films from China and abroad and endeavors to: documenting today for tomorrow.

①GZDOC COMPETITION
GZDOC Competition Section is consist of the Golden Kapok Awards [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Guangzhou, China



 
 
 
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Published: 01 Apr 2020
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Ibicine, Festival de Ibiza 6ªEdición

Deadline: 15 May 2020

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DESCRIPCIÓN del Festival

Ibicine Asociación Cinematográfica de Ibiza (IACI) nace por amor al cine y a la isla de Ibiza con el firme compromiso de dotar a la isla de actividades relacionadas con el cine así como de una programación cinematográfica que abra el abanico de actividades culturales de la isla a nuevos públicos y convertir así la isla en un punto de encuentro del sector cinematográfico.

El Festival de Ibiza Ibicine (Premios Astarté) es un festival organizado dentro de las actividades anuales de IACI. Un festival que apuesta por el talento emergente nacional, internacional y de las Islas Baleares.

Ibicine busca engrandecer a cineastas emergentes y generar vínculos con talentos consagrados, dotando de especial importancia al cortometraje y a sus técnicos, premiando [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Ibiza, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 17 Mar 2020
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American Documentary And Animation Film Festival (AmDocs)

Deadline: 12 Jan 2021

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AmDocs is one of the largest Documentary and Animation only festivals in the United States. We are located in beautiful Palm Springs, not far from the media capital of Hollywood. We take pride in sharing the best viewing environment for both our audience and filmmakers.

AmDocs is very progressive in education outreach, market sharing and doing all we can to help our filmmakers realize their goals.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Palm Springs, United States



 
 
 
 
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Published: 06 Mar 2020
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Ibizacinefest-Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de Ibiza

Deadline: 01 Feb 2021

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Festival collaborator and qualifier for the Goya Awards 2023.
After holding the 2021 edition in a hybrid format through Filmin, with almost 24,000 viewings and in auditoriums on the Island as the restrictions caused by Covid-19 allowed, IBZCF22 has returned to face-to-face with its two parallel objectives of bringing to our island the bravest and most cryptic auteur cinema, and at the same time, as a markedly territorial festival, quality independent cinema that will reach commercial theaters on the peninsula, but never to Ibiza.
We believe in committed auteur films, with the necessary points of view, which can move in substance and form to the margins of the norms of commercial cinema, with total creative freedom.
The planning of the sixth edition of the IBZCF was marked
for [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Ibiza, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 21 Dec 2019
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Cortogenia

Deadline: 10 Sep 2020

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Cortogenia is short film festival held all year along.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Madrid, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 17 Dec 2019
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Festival de Málaga

Deadline: 15 Jan 2020

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1. OBJECTIVES

The objectives of Festival de Málaga are to disseminate and promote Spanish films and their general cultural sphere.
In this sense, the Festival is also a platform for Latin American film productions. Its functions include hosting an event for the different professional sectors of films in Spanish (construed as films produced in Spain and all of Latin America, including Brazil) to boost their development and promote international sales.
In compliance with these objectives, the 26th Edition of Festival de Málaga will be held from 10th to 19th March 2023.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Málaga, Spain



 
 
 

 
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Published: 09 Oct 2019
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Concurso Iberoamericano de Cortometrajes Versión Española – La 2 / SGAE

Deadline: 31 Dec 2019

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El programa Versión Española (TVE) y la Fundación SGAE (SGAE), convocan el XX Concurso Iberoamericano de Cortometrajes “Versión Española – La 2 / SGAE”, orientado a la difusión y fomento de los nuevos autores en el sector de la creación audiovisual.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Madrid, Spain



 
 
 
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Published: 02 Oct 2019
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Curtas Vila do Conde IFF

Deadline: 07 May 2020

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Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival is one of the most prestigious film festivals in Portugal, reaching its 31st edition in 2023.

Assuming as the main objective the promotion and diffusion of cinematographic and audio-visual works, selected according to quality criteria, Curtas Vila do Conde focus on the discovery of new films and filmmakers and also on the recognized legacy of Cinema.

Short film competitions with animations, documentaries, fiction films, experimental films, and music videos, produced in 2022 or 2023, no longer than 60 minutes (exception made, under 30 minutes duration limit, for Curtinhas – youth and children; My Generation - competitive section aimed for teenagers; Take One! – student films; and music videos), preferably with subtitles in [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Vila do Conde, Portugal