OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES • Select a Category of Entry to continue.
|COURTS MÉTRAGES | SHORT FILMS
|Films under 59 minutes.
|LONGS MÉTRAGES | FEATURE FILMS
|Films over 59 minutes.
|ŒVRES NOUVEAUX MÉDIA | NEW MEDIA ART WORKS
|Since its creation in 1971, the Festival du nouveau cinéma of Montreal has continuously encouraged emerging practices in the field of image and sound.
The FNC EXPLORE section aims to trace the contours of tomorrow's cinema by exploring the most innovative forms of narratives: New media, interactive, immersive, virtual reality and 360° works, installations and performances...
Board on a riveting journey now!
MISSION & OBJECTIVE
For over 47 years, the Montreal Festival du nouveau cinéma (FNC) has been a major event of the international cinema scene, where the Festival has proved its capacity to adhere to the most avant-garde audiovisual practices.
Your are invited to join us for the 47th edition of the Festival, from October 3 to 14, 2018. We offer you a rich and groundbreaking program of short and feature films. The FNC eXPlore section continues to astound some 15000 visitors with a free program of virtual reality and new media work.
Your favorite filmmakers, the Young Turks and key artists working in local and international cinema and new media will all be gathering for 11 days of festivities, events and meetings.
The she-wolf will be expecting you for her 47th edition!
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
11 categories, including 8 in competition
20 PRIZES WITH A TOTAL VALUE OF 70,000 CAD
FNC EXPLORE (NEW MEDIA)
EXPLORING NEW TECHNOLOGY TRENDS: VIRTUAL REALITY WORKS, INTERACTIVE AND IMMERSIVE WORLDS
4 prizes, including the “Audience award” presented by Viveport HTC for the best performance or installation in virtual reality with a grant of 2,500 USD
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
THE FLAGSHIP SECTION OF THE FESTIVAL, GUTSY CINEMA THAT BREAKS NEW GROUNDS
4 prizes, including the most prestigious "Louve d'or" for the best feature film with a grant of 15,000 CAD presented by Québecor.
FOCUS (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
SPOTLIGHT ON A SELECTION OF NEW FEATURE AND SHORT FILMS FROM QUEBEC AND CANADA
3 prizes, including the "Grand Prix" presented by Post-Moderne for the best feature film with an award of 3,000 CAD in cash and 12,000 CAD in post production services.
TEMPS Ø (FEATURE FILMS)
THE WILD BUNCH, BOLD CINEMATIC REBELS AND ADVENTUROUS FILMS
NEW ALCHEMISTS (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
AN EXPLORATION OF EXPERIMENTAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY FORMS OF CINEMA
4 prizes, including 2 "Experimentation Award" giving an exclusive screening on the MUBI platform, for the best short and feature films.
INTERNATIONAL PANORAMA (FEATURE FILMS)
AN ENGAGING VIEW OF THE NEW WORLD CINEMA
P’TITS LOUPS (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
NEW CINEMA FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS
1 prize given by a jury of young film-lovers
RENCONTRES PANCANADIENNES DU CINÉMA ÉTUDIANT (RPCÉ)
A NATIONAL COMPETITION OF STUDENT SHORT FILMS
THE UNMISSABLES (FEATURE FILMS)
THE GREAT NAMES OF CINEMA
HISTORY OF CINEMA (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
TRIBUTES TO AND RETROSPECTIVE PROGRAMS OF THE MASTER FILMMAKERS
SPECIAL PRESENTATION (SHORT AND FEATURE FILMS)
FILM EVENTS AND MASTER CLASSES.
Katayoun Dibamehr; Nicolas Girard Deltruc (General Director)
N.B. The FNC organizers have final authority on all matters not specifically covered by these regulations.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
En soumettant votre œuvre, vous acceptez l'ensemble des règlements du Festival du nouveau cinéma et vous autorisez le Festival du nouveau cinéma à utiliser des extraits de votre film et/ou le matériel publicitaire de votre film pour des fins de promotion (kit de presse, affiches, photos).
En acceptant le règlement, la personne, physique ou morale, qui soumet le film confirme qu'elle détient les droits nécessaires pour le faire.
N.B. La direction du FNC se réserve les décisions finales sur toute autre question non prévue par le règlement.
By submitting your film, you accept all rules and regulations laid out by the Festival of nouveau cinéma and authorize the use of all publicity materials and excerpts from the submitted work for promotional purposes (press kit, posters, pictures).
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby declares that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
N.B. The FNC organizers have final authority on all matters not specifically covered by the regulations.