15th IndieLisboa – International Independent Film Festival

Call for entries

(Feature and short films, all genres)

The 15th IndieLisboa – International Independent Film Festival is currently accepting applications for its 2018 edition.

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

  • Submission format: online link or DVD.
  • Competitive: Yes
  • Entry fees: yes
  • Films may be of all genres (fiction, documentary, animation, experimental) and either shorts (under 59 minutes) or features (over 60 minutes);
  • Only a director’s first, second or third feature will be considered for the Main International Competition;
  • Films must have been completed in either 2017 or 2018.
  • Submitted films must be in English or subtitled in English.

The festival showcases several competitive sections: the main International Competition, IndieJunior (children and youth section), IndieMusic (section comprising documentaries on music) and Mouth of Madness (works that defy traditional conventions). Numerous awards are attributed including the Feature Film Grand Prize, worth 10.000€ and the Short Film Grand Prize, worth 4.000€.

IndieLisboa also puts a great effort in creating a bond between guests (filmmakers, programmers, distributors, critics and other professionals) and spectators, providing various professional enriching environments through its parallel activities: debates, seminars, talks, meetings, parties and concerts.


International Promotion
Téléfilm Canada, Montreal
514 283-6363

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