Film festivals around the world, a comprehensive list of websites
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Film Festival Life
Film Festival Life is a search engine for over 600 highly recognized film festivals around the world. (Log in first.)
Film festivals around the world. An international film festival news portal.
Film festival directories by country and area *
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Anne Arbor Film Festival
The Ann Arbor Film Festival is internationally recognized as a premiere showcase for creative, inspiring, and influential films of all types: avant-garde and experimental, story-based narratives, documentaries, and animation.
Bif&st Bari International Film Festival, Italy
Bif&st is organized by Apulia Film Commission, chaired by Antonella Gaeta and directed by Silvio Maselli, with the collaboration of The University of Bari.
BAFICI: Buenos Aires International Independent Film Festival, Argentina.
Bethel Film Festival
The Bethel Film Festival welcomes film students, film enthusiasts, filmmakers, film distributors, film reviewers and film lovers of every kind, from everywhere. Bethel Film Festival prefers paperless entries submitted via The International Film Festival Submission System (BrigitFest) ? on the Web at Withoutabox.com.
Big Bang Film Festival
BBFF is a celebration of exciting and inventive films in the Action, Adventure, Suspense and Asian Action Cinema genres.
The world’s smallest film festival. An event situated precisely at the intersection of wireless technology and film to showcase the most interesting and exciting digital media produced for small-format mobile phones and communications-enabled mobile devices.
Caminhos do Cinema Portugues
The “Caminhos do Cinema Português” festival is the only festival dedicated to All Portuguese Cinema. It is held annually.
L’Europe autour de l’Europe
The festival L’Europe autour de l’Europe is held every spring in Paris. It is conceived around art films from Greater Europe (47 European countries). During its month of screenings and other film-related events, 65 feature films and a selection of documentaries, shorts, animation and experimental films are presented all over Paris.
Foyle International Film Festival
Northern Ireland’s annual premiere film festival comprising Irish, British, European and international premiere screenings.
The Frugal Environmentalist
Yearly environmental film festivals in the Northwest and New England areas of the U.S.
Fountainhead Tanz Theatre
An international, intercultural diplomacy undertaking in Berlin, Germany & elsewhere from Fountainhead Tanz Theatre, Black International Cinema Berlin, THE COLLEGIUM Forum & Television Program Berlin & Cultural Zephyr e.V.
French festivals *
Festival of Contemporary Sacred Art
Festival Art Sacré Contemporain, la Cathédrale de Saint-Ome
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Lighting, production *
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Pocket Films Festival, Paris.
Created by the Forum des images in 2005, the Pocket Films Festival supports audio-visual creation with mobile technologies.
The Poppy Jasper Film Festival, Northern California’s premiere showcase of short films.
PJFF promotes independent and emerging voices in the international filmmaking community.
Rad Film Festival
Dedicated to the showcasing of quality films created in the digital medium, aiming to attract distributors, producers and programming purchasers.
Red Shift Film Festival.
An annual Film Festival dedicated to the work of Russian cinematographers and animators living abroad. This event is a collection of voices and perspectives that reflect a synthesis of Russian cultural background and experiences of living in the West.
Richmond International Film Festival
The Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF), Virginia, U.S., is a competitive festival that screens more than 120 international cutting edge films, making it one of the Mid-Atlantic’s largest international competitive festivals.
River to River. The Florence Indian Film Festival
The festival in Europe entirely devoted to films from and about India.
San Diego Film Festival
Showcasing American and international independent films.
Venice Film Festival
Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica di Venezia
WinFemme Film Festival
The WinFemme Film Festival and screenplay competition selects features, documentaries, shorts and scripts that tell women’s stories well.