MONTREAL world film festival
“The goal of the Montreal World Film Festival is to encourage cultural diversity and understanding between nations, to foster the cinema of all continents by stimulating the development of quality cinemaic.”
The goal of the Montreal World Film Festival (Montreal International Film Festival) is to encourage cultural diversity and understanding between nations, to foster the cinema of all continents by stimulating the development of quality cinema, to promote filmmakers and innovative works, to discover and encourage new talents, and to promote meetings between cinema professionals from around the world.
The high profile WORLD COMPETITION includes world and international premieres. The international official Jury awards the various prizes for the feature films of his section: Grand Prix of the Americas, Special Grand Prix of the Jury, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Screenplay, Best Artistic Contribution, Innovation Award. This same Jury awards two prizes for the short films of this section.
Every year, films from more around 80 countries, including well-known and first-time filmmakers alike, are selected. Many films have been discovered in Montreal. The Festival welcomes cinema professionals and the general public.
Film categories accepted
Documentaries of the World: Feature, medium or short length that have been completed after last edition of Montreal world film festival
Deadline for submission
January to June of each year