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Festival Deadlines in July 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 July: Kasseler Dokumentarfilm und Video Fest, Tokyo International Film Festival, Iranian Film Festival, Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film, Porto/Post/Doc Film & Media Festival and many more. Stay updated with our festival deadlines for the month of July 2016.

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Kasseler Dokumentarfilm und Video Fest

Submission deadline: 7/7 – 2016. Festival: November 15-20, 2016

The Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest is a festival, which aims at providing insight into current international documentary filming and video work. The festival intends to present critical, ambitious and entertaining documentary films and videos.
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Tokyo International Film Festival

Submission deadline: 8/7 – 2016. Festival: October 25 – November 3, 2016

TIFF is a competitive film festival, and the only Japanese festival accredited by the FIAPF. The awards handed out during the festival have changed throughout its existence, but the Tokyo Sakura Grand Prix, handed to the best film, has stayed as the top award. Other awards that have been given regularly include the Special Jury Award and awards for best actor, best actress and best director. Events at the festival include open-air screenings, voice-over screenings, and appearances by actors, as well as seminars and symposiums related to the film market.
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Iranian Film Festival

Submission deadline: 15/7 – 2016. Festival: September 24-25, 2016

Iranian Film Festival (IFF), the first festival of its kind outside of Iran, with no affiliation to any political or religious organizations, launched in 2008, is an annual event showcasing independent feature and short films made by or about Iranians from around the world. IFF is also a platform for the Iranian filmmakers living around the globe to express their vision and talent through the artistic medium of film. Iranian Film Festival (IFF) was established to support the Iranian film and culture in the Iranian-American community of the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.
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Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film
deadline: 15/7 – 2016. Festival: October 21-29, 2016

The Mediterranean Film Festival was founded in 1979 by the enthusiasts running Ciné-club Jean-Vigo. The Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film has a cultural purpose consisting of knowledge of the cinema of the Mediterranean zone, the Black Sea, Portugal and Armenia. In a spirit of tolerance, it enhances discussion, seminars and studies on the common components that link these cinemas.
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Porto/Post/Doc Film & Media Festival
Submission deadline: 31/7 – 2016. Festival: November 26 – December 4, 2016
Porto/Post/Doc is a festival that aims to capture the world through cinema and bring it to the city of Porto. Porto/ Post/Doc will feature a selection of over 50 films , which will be accompanied by several debates, masterclasses , Q&A sessions, parties, concerts and many other events.
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