48th Annual

Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema

October 09, 2019 to October 20, 2019

 
Category

COURTS MÉTRAGES | SHORT FILMS

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
April 30, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
May 31, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2019
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
September 1, 2019

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 59 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2018

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Please refer to Category Rules

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
French

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP  
Film Gauge
  16mm
  35mm

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
English


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Loup argenté awarded to the best international short

Grand Prize for best Canadian short film

Experimentation award : the best short films in the New Alchemists section

RPCE award given to the best short film in the RPCE competition

Category Rules

The followings should be submitted for each film :
- Completed filled-up submission form
- A secured web screener, working until the end of the Festival, October 20th 2019
- Full payment of the submission fees.

Premier Status :
- Canadian premier for international short films and Quebec premier for Canadian films

Film Versions :
The work copy should be submitted in original version, subtitled in French (preferably) or English, only if the original language is not French or English. If the original language of the film is French or English, it is recommended to provide subtitles to the other language.

Important Dates :
- Production : only works produced after January 1, 2018 will be accepted.
- Submission : The deadline for submission is June 15, 2019.
- Selection : applicants will be informed of the results of the selection around mid-September 2019.