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71st Festival de Cannes

Cannes, France, May 8 to 19, 2018

Call for entries

(Feature films)

Telefilm Canada is currently accepting entries of narrative features films on behalf of the Cannes Film Festival for the selection screenings to be held in Montréal from February 26 to March 15, 2018.

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 71st Festival de Cannes – Sélection Officielle (March 12-15)
    • Compétition, Hors compétition et Un Certain Regard
  • The 50th Directors’ Fortnight (March 5-9)
  • The 57th Critics’ Week (February 26- March 1)


Information and registration process


*Short films must be submitted directly to the festival. Documentaries are rarely programmed at the Festival de Cannes and its parallel sections. Should you wish to submit one, please enter it directly on the festival websites.*


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.


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