52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Call for Entries 

(Feature-length fiction and documentary films)

Telefilm Canada is currently accepting entries on behalf of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival for the Montréal Selection Screenings to be held from April 10 to 12, 2017.

Information and registration procedure

The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is a FIAPF “A” category festival and leading competitive film festival in Central and Eastern Europe. The Festival is one of the key stops on the international festival calendar. The Festival, respected for its strong programming and efficient guest and industry services, attracts an increasing number of festival scouts and distributors.

Since its inception in 2003, the Festival’s Industry Office has been providing services and activities to about 850 registered producers, buyers, distributors, sales agents, representative of festivals and film institutions. In addition to its strategic relationship with Variety, the Festival’s press coverage is very prominent (approximately 700 national and international journalists). Each year, an interesting set of European and Asian trade professionals, many of whom are looking for international co-producers, attend.

Each year, the Festival sells around 120,000 tickets and attracts an audience of approx. 11,000, a mostly young audience that is famous for its enthusiastic support and bringing the power of their patronage back to local box offices.

For your information, last year’s selection at the Festival: Canada at Karlovy Vary 2016.


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

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