International film festival calls for entries [Worldwide]

Posted on Feb 11, 2021 in Journalism Basics

Filmmakers can participate in this film festival.

The 15th FIRST International Film Festival Xining will take place July 25 to Aug. 2 in Xining, China.

The festival is accepting films completed after Oct 1, 2019. All submissions are required to have both Chinese and English subtitles.

There are three competitive categories: narrative feature, documentary and short film. Each film can only be submitted to one competition.

The winners will receive a trophy and a certificate. The director of the best documentary will also receive CNY50,000 (US$7,753).

The entry fee ranges from free to US$135, depending on the application date.

The early deadline is Feb. 28; the final deadline is April 30.