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52nd Tampere International Short Film Festival

Tampere, Finland, March 9 to 13, 2022

Call for entries

(Short films, all genres)


The Tampere Film Festival is currently accepting entries for its 2022 edition.

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

  • Competitive: Yes
  • Submission fees: Yes


  • Maximum length 30 minutes;
  • Films must have been produced in 2020 or later;
  • Premiere not required;
  • Screening copy must be in or subtitled in English.


Tampere International Short Film Festival (international competition) is one of the oldest and the biggest short film festivals in Europe. Academy Award®, Bafta and European Film Academy qualifying festival, recognized festival by the International Federation of Film Producers Associations FIAPF and member of Short Film Conference ISFC.

400 short films in over 100 screenings, approx. 800 film professionals attending and altogether approx. 30 000 visitors attending film screenings, industry programmes and events. The festival presents several awards including the “Best film award” in the international competition with a cash prize of €5,000.


Telefilm Canada recognizes the selection of a short film in the Festival for applications to its International Promotion Program.


International Promotion
Telefilm Canada, Montreal
1 800 567-0890