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32nd Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur

Namur, Belgium, September 29 to October 6, 2017

Call for Entries

(Feature-length and short narrative and animation, feature-length documentaries)

The Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur is currently accepting applications for its 2017 edition.

Please note that all films must be submitted directly to the festival.

  • Submission format: DVD or Vimeo link
  • Competitive: Yes
  • Entry fees: Yes


  • Film must have been produced and/or directed by/in a State member of the (Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie:;
  • Film must be presented by a territory having French as an official language or as a learned second language in order to facilitate cultural and social contacts;
  • Film must be presented in its original language (in French or in the indigenous language of a French-speaking territory with French subtitles);
  • Film must have been produced after January 1st, 2016;
  • Film must not have been publicly shown in Belgium (unless otherwise decided by the Festival’s program Committee);
  • Screening format for feature-length and shorts: DCP.

Founded in 1986, the Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur presents and promotes French-language audiovisual works and, to this end, brings together directors, producers, writers, performers and distributors involved in the creation of French-language cinema. Offering seminars and professional workshops, the Festival is a forum for reflection and exchange.

The festival is recognized by FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Associations) and is offering a number of awards, including cash awards for Best Film (€ 25,000) and Special Jury Award (€ 10,000).

Telefilm Canada recognizes selection to this Festival as part of its Success Index.


International Promotion
Telefilm Canada, Montréal
514 283-0838