DEADLINE FOR ENTRY Films of all genres (feature, documentary, animation, etc.) and lengths will be accepted from September 1st till November 1st, 2020. (Exceptional limited deadline for this first edition of the festival).
FESTIVAL THEME All submissions should be produced or co-produced by a one of the country members of the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF).
LANGUAGE Films should be subtitled in English. Subtitles are encouraged to ensure maximum comprehension for global audiences. Films in all languages are encouraged but must have subtitles in English.
PRODUCTION YEAR Films completed on or after January 1, 2019 are eligible for consideration.
RIGHTS Films may only be submitted by individuals with the legal right to negotiate the use of the work.
FILM SELECTIONS The festival will inform applicants by mid-March if their film is selected. For each selected film, either the filmmaker or the individual responsible for the submission should be prepared to provide relevant still images, a trailer, the filmmaker’s biography, a photo of the film’s director and the transcripts for subtitling.