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Call for submissions

Call for films

The call for films for the 42nd edition of Le FIFA is closed!

The call for submissions is open for the 42nd edition of the International Festival of Films on Art (Le FIFA), happening on March 14 to 24, 2024, is closed.

This call for submissions is aimed at directors, producers or distributors who have finished or are finishing a fiction film about art, a biographical film, a documentary, a performance recording, an art video or media art. It will allow them to premiere their work(s) in Montreal. The submission form must be completed for this purpose before November 152023.


The registration fees are:
55$ CAD for works longer than 40 minutes.
30$ CAD for works of 40 minutes or less.

Eligibility Requirements

The Festival presents notably documentaries, fiction films on art, biopics, performance recording, music videos, art video and interactive and/​or immersive works and encompasses all of the arts, representing all eras and styles, such disciplines as animation, archeology, architecture, art and politics, art and science, art brut, art history, art historians, art market, art technology, art theory, broadcasting, calligraphy, crafts, cinema, circus art, collage, collections, comic books, contemporary art, culinary arts, dance, design, drawing, experimental, fashion, films by artists, gallerists, gardens, graphic arts, interior design, installations, lifestyle, literature, media arts and digital arts, mime, museums, music, new technologies, opera, outsider art, painting, performance, photography, poetry, public art, textile arts, therapeutic art, video art, restoration, sculpture, sociology of art, street art, tattoos, theater, urbanism, works on paper, and related subjects.

Le FIFA accepts submissions for the following types of works:

  • Short films (less than 30 min.)

  • Medium-length films (3159 min.)

  • Feature films (60 min. and up)

- Only films or videos in one of the following eight versions will be accepted: French; English; dubbed into French; dubbed into English; subtitled in French; subtitled in English; no dialogue, no sound.

- Films or videos presented publicly in Montreal theatres, at any other local festival, on the television screen, online or on any other platform accessible freely to the Montreal audience prior to March 31, 2024, are not eligible.