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Festival Deadlines in November 2016


Prepare your festival strategy with our monthly overview of upcoming festival deadlines! Filmmakers whose projects are ready for competition can submit their films to the following festivals with deadlines in November: Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema, FIPA, International Film Festival Cartagena, Tribeca Film Festival, Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival and many more. Stay updated with our festival deadlines for the month of November 2016.

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Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema – VIFF
Submission deadline: 14/11 – 2016. Festival: February 7-14, 2017
The Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema (Festival international des cinémas d'Asie) is an annual special-interest film festival focusing on the cinemas of Asia. The festival is held annually in Vesoul, France. Films must be made by an Asian, or produced in Asia, or have Asia as a subject.
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FIPA International Festival of Audiovisual Programs

Submission deadline: 18/11 – 2016. Festival: January 24-29, 2017

FIPA, the International Festival of Audiovisual Programs, was created to recognize, honour and promote exceptional work in the audiovisual media and contribute to the development of the audiovisual arts throughout the world in a spirit of cooperation and exchange. FIPA also calls for documentary and fiction (drama, series or web programs) television projects. 5 days to meet professionals, directors, viewers and students while discovering the year’s best programs.
See details on FIPA

International Film Festival Cartagena – FICCI

Submission deadline: 21/11 – 2016. Festival: March 1-6, 2017

The International Film Festival Cartagena takes place in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. The festival is one of the longest-running film festival in Latin America and takes place in March.
See details on FICCI



Tribeca Film Festival

Submission deadline: 23/11 – 2016. Festival: April 19-30, 2017

The Tribeca Film Festival helps filmmakers reach the broadest possible audience, enabling the international film community and general public to experience the power of cinema and promote New York City as a major filmmaking center. It is well known for being a diverse international film festival that supports emerging and established directors. Founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff in 2001 following the attacks on the World Trade Center, to spur the economic and cultural revitalization of the lower Manhattan district through an annual celebration of film, music and culture, the Festival brings the industry and community together around storytelling.
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Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival

Submission deadline: 30/11 – 2016. Festival: March 24-31, 2017

Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival is held annually in the last week of March in Kyiv. On completion, Docudays UA traditionally presents the best movies in the regions of Ukraine within the Docudays UA Travelling Festival.
See details on Docudays

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