Call for Submissions Cannes Film Festival & Canada Pavilion

February 11, 2020

Telefilm Canada’s preselection process for the Cannes Film Festival is now open. The Cannes Film Festival takes place on May 12 to 21 in Cannes, France.

Telefilm Canada organizes a selection committee from Cannes to view Canadian films submitted at a screening held in Montréal. The films are then shortlisted for a final round of evaluation.

If selected, persons will be contacted in April.

The deadline to submit your film to Telefilm is February 14.

Read further criteria or submit here.

Additionally, Telefilm Canada is accepting submissions for the Canada Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival’s Marché du film.

Those who register for the film market have access to private meeting areas, a program of events designated for the Canadian industry, information on funding and more.

The deadline to register is March 27.

Click here to register for the Canada Pavilion at the Marché du film. 

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