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Festival deadlines in August 2014


The month of August has many festival deadlines to choose from. Among them are a nature film festival in Austria, one of Norway’s biggest film festivals, the Hollywood Film Festival, an international film festival in Albania and a music documentary film festival in Barcelona. Lots to choose from, take a look!

Walking Under Water - international festival hit

Bergen International Film Festival
Submission deadline: 08/08 - 2014. Festival: September 24 – October 1, 2014.
The festival is screening a mix of new feature and documentary films from all over the world. The programme consists of over 100 titles and it is the largest film festival in the nation in number of films. See details on Bergen International Film Festival.

Hollywood Film Festival
Submission deadline: 15/8 - 2014. Festival: October 16-19,  2014. 
Hollywood Film Festivals mission is to bridge the gap between established Hollywood and the global creative community, while providing an avenue of discovery for emerging filmmakers. With film presentations taking place in the heart of Hollywood, the Festival presents a screening platform for independent filmmakers, while providing for access to the studios and industry at large. See details on Hollywood Film Festival.

Innsbruck Nature Film Festival – INFF
Submission deadline: 15/8 - 2014. Festival: October 21-24, 2014.
The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival is an international nature film competition, offering motivated filmmakers a platform for presenting their latest work. Four film festival days with film presentations and a high-quality side program are the framework for a subject-matter, ecological and artistic discourse. See details on Innsbruck Nature Film Festival.

In-Edit Beefeater - Barcelona International Music Documentary Film Festival
Submission deadline: 18/8 - 2014. Festival: October 23 – November 2, 2014. 
In-Edit Barcelona International Music Documentary Film Festival is specialised in screening music documentaries. With its headquarters in Barcelona, In-Edit has also satelite festivals in Chile (7th Edition), Argentina (3rd Edition), Mexico (2nd Edition) and Brasil (2nd Edition. The festival will take place during October. See details on In-Edit Beefeater - Barcelona International Music Documentary Film Festival

Tirana International Film Festival – TIFF
Submission deadline: 23/08 - 2014. Festival: November 03-09, 2014. 

The TIRANA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is the first and only international cinema festival of its kind in Albania. Created in 2003, this cultural event takes place under the auspices of the Albanian National Center for Cinematography (QKK). This year's competition features distinct sections. See details on Tirana International Film Festival.

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