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Festival Deadlines in April 2019


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 April: New Media Film Festival, Dokufest - Kosovo, Odessa International Film Festival, Deauville Green Awards, Nordisk Panorama Film Festival and many more. Stay updated with our festival deadlines for the month of April 2019.

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New Media Film Festival

Submission deadline: 3/4 – 2019. Festival: June 4 – 6, 2019
The festival brings industry professionals and content creators across film, tv, games, publishing, mobile, web and tech together. The program includes documentaries, short film, mobile, games, web, iApps, animation, technology platforms, and new film technologies. Panel discussions and demos will highlight new technology, financing and monetization, the convergence of media and where traditional media meets new media.
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Dokufest- Kosovo

Submission deadline: 5/4 – 2019. Festival: August 2 – 10, 2019
DOKUFEST, The International Documentary and Short Film Festival, is the largest film event in Kosova. The Festival is organized in August in the picturesque and historical town of Prizren which attracts numerous international and regional artists. Dokufest invites all authors of documentaries, short fictions and animations to submit their works for the festival.
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Odesa International Film Festival

Submission deadline: 12/4 – 2019. Festival: July 12 – 20, 2019
The Odessa International Film Festival includes films from all over the world, mostly international or national premieres, for the most demanding and passionate viewers. The film selection is focused on so-called “art mainstream”, or the films possessing a refined artistic quality, yet accessible to the broadest possible audience.
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Deauville Green Awards Festival

Submission deadline: 12/4 – 2019. Festival: June 12 – 13, 2019
Deauville Green Awards - the international festival of film production on social responsibility and eco-innovation, focuses on the audiovisual communication of corporations, organisations and public administrations in the field of sustainable development and the preservation of the environment. For the last 7 years, the festival's mission has been to enhance information films, spots and documentaries on sustainability, eco-innovations and social responsibility, and thus educate participating parties on these vital topics. Each year the festival draws 500 films from 5 continents, and in attendance 400 professionals and hundreds of festival goers and students.
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Nordisk Panorama Film Festival

Submission deadline: 15/4 – 2019. Festival: September 19 – 24, 2019
Nordic Panorama film festival for Nordic documentaries and short fiction films. The competitions include: Best Nordic Documentary, Best Nordic Short Film and Best New Nordic Voice. The six-day programme contains a wide range of screened films mixed with numerous seminars, talks, exhibitions, pitches, meetings and parties taking place all over Malmö. Directors and filmmakers are present during the festival to participate in Q&A-sessions in and after the screening of their films.
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