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70e Festival de Cannes – Features films

Cannes, France, May 17 to 28, 2017

Call for entries

(Features films)

Telefilm Canada is currently accepting entries of FEATURES FILMS on behalf of the Cannes Film Festival for the selection screenings to be held in Montréal from February 27 to March 16, 2017.

The invited programmers will be screening feature-length narratives in a theater in Montreal. The Festival waives its entry fees for films submitted to the selection screenings in Montréal.
Three invited delegates, each representing the selection committee of their respective section, will separately screen Canadian feature films for:

  • The 70th Festival de Cannes – Sélection Officielle (Selection screenings from March 13th to 16th)
    Includes : Competition, Out of Competition et Un Certain Regard
  • The 49th Directors’ Fortnight (Selection screenings from February 27 to March 2nd)
  • The 56rd Critics’ Week (Selection screenings from March 6th to 9th )
Information and registration process

**Short films must be submitted directly to the festival.**

The Cannes Film Festival is the most important festival in the world: close to 40,000 accredited professionals and 4,000 journalists attend the Festival.
Enter your film via eTelefilm

If you are a registered eTelefilm user, please click here.

If you are not already registered as an eTelefilm client, you need to create an account to complete the selection screening application form. Please click on the following link for details regarding the registration procedure.


International Promotion
Telefilm Canada, Montréal
514 283-6363 or 1 800 567-0890