We are delighted to announce the launch of the film submission period for the 12th edition of FEST – New Directors | New Films Festival, which will take place between the 20th and the 27th of June 2016, in the Portuguese seaside town of Espinho.
The deadline for submissions is the 28th of February, 2016.
We are currently accepting feature films, Fiction and Documentary, from directors who are on their first or second production, regardless of age. We are also accepting short and medium length films (of up to 54 minutes) for our fiction, documentary, animation and experimental competitions, from directors up to the age of 30 (including). The award sections are as follows:
Golden Lynx for Best Fiction Feature Film
Golden Lynx for Best Documentary Feature Film
Silver Lynx for Best Fiction Short Film
Silver Lynx for Best Documentary Short Film
Silver Lynx for Best Experimental Short Film
Silver Lynx for Best Animation Short Film
Audience Award for Best Short Film
Audience Award for Best Feature Film
Grand prize for Best Portuguese Film
Submissions can be made via post, online via our own website (Online Entry Form) and our partner platforms:
For questions about film submission, please contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for sharing your work with us and we wish you the Best of Luck!