Call for entries
The call for entries is open until August 31, 2017, for the next Rencontres Internationales which will be held in Paris in December 2017.
Any individual or organization can submit one or several proposals. The call for entries is open to film, video and multimedia submissions, without any restrictions on length or genre. Submission is free, regardless of geographical origin. Submitted works to Rencontres Internationales must not have been previously publicly shown in Paris and Île-de-France Region.
Please take a few minutes to read the FAQ page, as it contains important information regarding the call for entries, click here.

2017 Call for entries
Deadline: August 31, 2017

To enter your work, you may choose between two types of registration. Please choose either one OR the other:
Option 1: 100% online entry form WITHOUT postal sending.
Option 2: Classic entry form to use WITH postal sending.

100% online
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with postal sending
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Everything is to be done online. No postal sending.
Before filling out the entry form, you must post the required material online: video + synopsis or presentation text + biography + filmography and/or exhibition list. In other words, your video must be uploaded onto a website (like Vimeo, Youtube, Dailymotion, or a personal web site) and your texts must be available on a web page. We strongly recommend using the online service offered by VIMEO, it is free, it enables you to create an access password, it preserves the video resolution, and it offers a description section area where you can paste relevant text material
Once the required material (video + synopsis or presentation text + biography + filmography and/or exhibition list) is available online, please fill out the 100% online entry form. On the entry form, you will have to include web links to the required material.
Material sent by email is not accepted.

Deadline: August 31, 2017
(date of the entry form registration)

Your video and the text material are ready online? Great, you can start to fill in the entry form!

100% online entry formL

Submissions should be sent by mail, with a printed entry form to fill out online. You must fill out the online entry form, print it, sign it and include it in your package with the required documentation (DVD, texts, images, etc. - specifics on what documentation to include can be found on the entry form).
PLEASE NOTE: if you wish to submit multiple entries, you must fill out ONE ENTRY FORM PER ENTRY. An entry without a form is an entry that we will not be able to consider.
For schools, distributors, and production companies that would like to submit MORE THAN 10 PROPOSALS are not obliged to fill out the online entry form. This applies ONLY to schools, distributors, and production companies.

Deadline: August 31, 2017
(date of the postmark)

If you send your proposal after the deadline, your proposal will be considered as part of our permanent call for entries, for the programme that will be shown at the end of 2018.

Classic entry form to printL
Sending of the answers
The receipt confirmation of postal sending will be sent by email in October. Answers to the programme will be sent out at least one month before to the event. Answers concerning works submitted after the deadline in the framework of the permanent call for entries will be sent out at the end of next year.
The call for entries is open to film, video and multimedia submissions
Film and video - any film and video format
Video / Experimental video
Fiction, exp. fiction / Short, medium and full-length
Documentary, exp. documentary
Experimental film

Multimedia installation
Net art
Multimedia concert