46th Annual

Festival du nouveau cinema de Montréal

October 04, 2017 to October 15, 2017

 
Category

FEATURE FILMS

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Canadian Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
May 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
June 15, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 10, 2017

RUNTIME
Features: minimum 59 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2014

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

EXHIBITION FORMATS
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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.

Louve d'Or
Meilleur premier, deuxième ou troisième long métrage de la Sélection internationale // Best first, second or third feature in the International Selection
Sponsor:Withoutabox Pricing, Packages, and Account Setup
Cash Award Value: 15,000 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix d'interpretation // Acting Award
Meilleure performance d'acteur dans l'ensemble des films de la Sélection internationale // Best actor/actress in a feature film of the International Selection
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix de l'innovation Daniel Langlois // Daniel Langlois Innovation Award
Rewards a work that differentiates itself by its daring aesthetics, its creative use of new technology and its innovative way to address a sensitive
This prize is shared with other categories.

Grand Prix Focus // Focus Grand Prize
Meilleur long métrage de la section Focus // Best feature film in the Focus section
Sponsor:by Air France rewards the best feature film with 2 round trip tickets in Economy class to a European destination
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix du public Temps Ø / Temps Ø People's Choice Award
Best film in the Temps Ø section
Sponsor:Audience Award presented by FARNHAM rewards the best feature film
Cash Award Value: 2,000 Canadian Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Prix de l'AQCC / AQCC Award
Association québécoise des critiques de cinéma (AQCC) rewards the best feature film in the "Les Nouveaux Alchimistes" competition

Category Rules

FILMS

- 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.


ENTRY PROCEDURES

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
Feature films: over 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

Features:
Earlybird Deadline: March 15th - April 30th: $40USD
Regular Deadline: May 1st - May 31: $45 USD
Extended Deadline June 1st- June 15th: $55 USD


SHIPPING AND INSURANCE

Participants must pay the shipping, customs and insurance costs (including return costs) for their selected work. The FNC covers insurance costs only between the time of reception of the material and the time of its return to the participant. In the event of loss or damage during this specific period, the FNC is responsible for the replacement cost of the material only. On the pro-forma invoice, indicate only the replacement value of the tape or film stock to avoid problems clearing customs.

On the package, make sure to indicate:
FILM-VIDEO FOR FESTIVAL PURPOSES ONLY - NO COMMERCIAL VALUE


N.B. The FNC organizers have final authority on all matters not specifically covered by these regulations.