Without a Box: Call for Entries

Call for Entries

We’re currently on the lookout for International features and shorts to showcase at next summer’s event, for our 16th edition. What exactly are we looking for? While predominantly a fantastic film festival, Fantasia has always embraced films whose sheer individuality puts them in a genre of their own. If you’re not sure whether your film is right for us, consider that we’ve showcased everything from captivating dramas, eccentric comedies, provocative documentaries, mind-blowing experimental works, musicals, even atypical children’s films. In other words, set our minds’ eyes on fire and we’ll do everything possible to get your film seen. Feel free to browse our 2011 website for a better understanding of our programming tastes.

Any work produced in the past 18 months is eligible for both our official jury competition and our Public’s Prize.

Our entry fees are low, with no charges at all for Canadian productions of any length – and we encourage filmmakers and companies of all backgrounds, interests and obsessions to submit their work.

How To Submit

Please fill out the online entry form and send your screener(s) on DVD to the Festival office along with the appropriate entry fee. The screener(s) and other promotional materials will not be sent back. Due to the considerable amount of submissions we receive every year, only the creators of the selected films will be contacted by us.

On behalf of the entire Fantasia team,

Mitch Davis
Co-Director Of International Programming

Earlybird Deadline – Feb 1, 2012
Deadline – March 30, 2012
Late Deadline – April 17, 2012

For Quebec/ Canadian film submissions, we will be releasing details shortly.

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