Mar 20, 2017 | Festival and Event Industry Industry News
One World Arts is currently seeking submissions of feature and short documentaries for the 28th annual One World Film Festival, which will be held September 28-October 1, 2017 in Ottawa, Canada.
Submissions must meet the following criteria in order to be eligible for consideration:
- be a documentary (non-fiction);
- be written, directed and/or produced by within the last 2 years (2015 – 2017);
- be created by filmmakers aged 18 or above (or under 18, with the consent of a guardian); and,
- address topics such as human rights, social justice, politics, culture, conflict, war, peace, refugees, the environment, climate change, women’s rights, poverty, racial justice, economic equality, and/or other global issues.
*Regional and local (Ontario, Ottawa and Gatineau area) filmmakers are exempt from the submission fee and are strongly encouraged to submit their works for consideration. Apply for a waiver via our FilmFreeway page OR submit your work electronically to [email protected] with “LOCAL SUBMISSION” in the subject line of your message.
Final and Only Deadline for Submissions: May 1, 2017
Notification Date: August 21, 2017
Event Date: September 28-October 1, 2017
Entry fee: $5.00 USD *Exemption available for regional and local filmmakers.