Compétition internationale
43rd edition
19>28 november 2021, Nantes

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Submit a film

Film submissions for the Official Selection – composed by an International Competition and Special Screenings – are closed.

The 43rd edition of the Festival des 3 Continents will take place in Nantes from 19th to 28th November 2021.

Preselection Conditions

1) Directors must originate or be nationals of an African, Latin American or Asian country.
2) Films must be at least 45 minutes in length.
3) Films must be completed after 1st November 2020 and unreleased in France (no programming in Festivals, commercial screening, no TV or VoD broadcasting concerning the films selected to the International Competition) before the opening of the Festival des 3 Continents.

Please read carefully the full regulations here

To submit a film, you need to:

1. Comply with the preselection conditions.
2. Fill out the online entry form:
– Indicate an online screener link or send your film on DVD to the address indicated in the entry form.
– Proceed with the payment of an entry fee of 12€ via the PayPal button.
– Once the form is fully completed, please do not forget to validate your subscription.
– An email confirming the submission will be immediately sent to your email address.


Filmmakers having their film selected at the festival will be personally contacted. The official selection will be published on the festival’s website in early November 2021.


For further information, please contact the Film Office:

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