Submissions are now closed.

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Dates & Deadlines

Opening date: July 22, 2016
Earlybird deadline: August 29, 2016
Regular deadline: September 16, 2016
Late deadline: October 21, 2016

Criteria

Style/format:

  • Feature = 60+ min
  • Short feature = 15-40 minutes (but 40-60 min films will also be considered)
  • Short = 15 min or less
  • Animation
  • Foreign language (with English subtitles)

Contemporary:

  • Films up to 3 years old and not publicly screened, at least in Toronto.
  • Please send an enquiry if the film is older than 3 years. 

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