46th Annual

Festival du nouveau cinema de Montréal

October 04, 2017 to October 15, 2017

 
Category

SHORT FILMS

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Canadian Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
April 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Regular Deadline
May 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2017
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
Approximately September 15, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 59 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
Projects must be a premiere in Québec

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
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  Secure Online Screener
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Media Files
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
French
English

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Film Gauge
  16mm
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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, prix du meilleur court métrage / Best Short Film Award
Meilleur court métrage de la Sélection internationale // Best short film of the International Selection
Sponsor:Paralœil – Rimouski (in financial aids, equipment and editing room, including transportation and accommodation)
Value of Goods/Services: 10,000 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Mention spéciale - Compétition internationale / Special Mention - International Competition
This prize is shared with other categories.

Grand Prix Focus - court métrage / Focus Grand Prize - short film
Meilleur court métrage canadien de la section Focus Québec/Canada // Best short film in the Focus Québec/Canada section
Sponsor:Post-Moderne
Cash Award Value: 3,000 Canadian Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 12,000 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix créativité section Focus Québec / Canada // Creativity Award Focus section Quebec / Canada
Remis a un court metrage de la section Focus (Quebec / Canada) pour l'oeuvre la plus originale // Awarded to the most original short film in the Focus (Canada/Quebec)
Sponsor:MAtv
Cash Award Value: 1,000 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix des Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant / Pan-canadian student film meetings prize
Meilleur court métrage de la compétition // Best short film in the competition
Sponsor:Ulule
Cash Award Value: 1,500 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Dada Short Film award section Nouveaux Alchimistes // New Alchimistes

Category Rules


- Only works produced after January 1st, 2016 AND are not previously shown in Montréal, Québec are eligible.

- All selected entries must be in their original language and subtitled in French (preferably) or in English.


Each film entry must include:
- The completed online entry form;
- A secure web link WHICH REMAINS ACTIVE UNTIL THE END OF THE FESTIVAL, 15 OCTOBER.
- Payment of the entry fee.

In Brief
• Premiere status
All selected works must be Montreal premieres. In other words, they should not be previously screened in Quebec, for the feature films, and in Montreal, for the short films and new media.
• Length
Short and medium-length films: under 52 minutes productions
• Entry
The Festival requires a registration fee on any submitted work.

2017 Registration Deadline: June 15th
The selection results will be announced via email as of mid September.

N.B. Submission packages will not be returned.


ENTRY FEE

- Short films:
Earlybird Deadline: March 15th - April 30th: $35 USD
Regular Deadline: May 1st - May 31: $40 USD
Extended Deadline June 1st- June 15th: $50 USD