Films: Call for Submission

Monday, September 25, 2017


IFF Panama's Call for Submissions for its 8th Edition is Now Open!

The Festival will take place April 4-10, 2019 and will be receiving entries October 15 - December 30, 2018.

We invite filmmakers from Ibero-America to participate in the most exciting film event in the region.

Read these guidelines


  • The call is open to directors and producers from iberoamerica.
  • The works must be feature length (60 min. or more).
  • We receive animation, documentary, experimental and narrative films.
  • All works selected must be subtitled in Spanish (if the original language of the film is Spanish, films must be subtitled in English).
  • All works submitted must have been produced in 2018 or after.
  • Works that have been screened publicly in Panama will NOT be accepted.
  • In order to be considered, works must be received before December 30th, 2018.
  • Works must be received in digital format, as a private screener (Vimeo, Youtube, etc.) or as a downloadable link (Dropbox, Wetransfer, etc.).
  • Please note that IFF Panama  DOES NOT accept works that are available to the public on-line.
  • For films selected, the screening formats we receive are: DCP, Bluray or HD.
  • There is no submission fee, and also no feedback mechanism — we cannot guarantee that your film will be viewed.


Access the form

Submit your film!

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