[REMINDER] Call for Entries: Venice Film Festival

Venice Film Festival

 

Venice, Italy, August 30 to September 9, 2017

 

CALL FOR ENTRIES
 

(Feature-length films, narrative and documentaries)

 

Telefilm Canada will supervise the submissions and coordinate three (3) consolidated shipments of Canadian films to the Venice Film Festival, the Official Mostra and its two parallel sections, Venice Days and the Critics’ Week.
 

Registration deadlines to register and send a screener to our office in Montréal:
 

Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica: June 9, 2017
 

Venice Days: June 16, 2017
 

Critics’ Week: June 16, 2017

 

Information and registration process

 

74. Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica
The Festival sections open to Canadian productions are: Venezia 74 (International Competition), Out of Competition and Orizzonti, also a competitive section.

 

14. Venice Days (Giornate degli Autori)
Parallel to, and independent from the Venice Film Festival, Venice Days presents 12 features that are eligible for a cash award of €20,000, to be split equally between the filmmaker and the film's international distributor (or, in the absence of which, the majority producer).

 

32. Venice Critics’ Week (Settimana Internazionale Della Critica)
A competitive section organized by the National Syndicate of Italian Critics that presents eight debut-features.

 

“LUIGI DE LAURENTIIS” AWARD FOR A DEBUT FILM
 

Each debut feature film selected in one of the sections of the Venice Festival (Official Mostra, Venice Days or the Critics’ week) is eligible for the "Luigi De Laurentiis" Venice Award, a USD 100,000 cash award divided between the director and producer.

 

 
 

INDUSTRY PROMOTION
Téléfilm Canada, Montréal
514 283-6363

 

info@telefilm.ca