Doc Edge Dates Announced

Posted Sunday 10 Aug 2014

Documentary Edge Festival is New Zealand's only and Australasia's premiere international documentary film festival held annually in Auckland and Wellington. The Festival includes Awards, Q & A sessions with filmmakers, DOC Talks, special events and more.

The 10th annual Documentary Edge Festival will be held in Auckland 20 May - 1 June 2015 and in Wellington 3-14 June 2015.

Documentary Edge Festival is open for submissions via FilmFreeway and Withoutabox which provide cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world.

Deadlines and Fees
Early Bird: 1 Oct 2014 Feature: $40 | Short: $30
Regular: 15 Dec 2014
Feature: $50 | Short: $40
Late: 31 Dec 2014
Feature: $55 | Short: $45

All New Zealand submissions are free.

More details: http://documentaryedge.org.nz/pages/100

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Submissions Open for Vancouver International Women in Film Festival

Posted Sunday 10 Aug 2014


March 5th - 8th, 2015

Now in its 10th year, the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival showcases an impressive line-up of short, mid-length and feature films (narrative, documentary, experimental and animation) by established and emerging women filmmakers from around the world.

The four-day celebration is organized by Women in Film and Television Vancouver, a not-for-profit society founded in 1989 to advocate for, celebrate and promote women working in screen-based media.

The festival screens films of all lengths and genres and all films screened have women in at least three of the key creative roles: Writer, Producer, Director, Cinematographer, Editor, Composer, Lead Performer. Films completed after March 2012 are eligible.

As well as featuring films by women from around the world, the festival offers moderated question and answer sessions and panel discussions related to the films, artist talks, networking events, workshops, an awards ceremony, gala and industry events and a screenplay competition. 

The festival pays exhibition fees and all films are entered to win cash awards. 

Submission deadlines:  Early bird:  August 15th, Regular:  September 15th, Late: October 15th

For further details visit and to submit visit: http://www.womeninfilm.ca/cgi/page.cgi/FilmFest.html