Call For Entries - First International Film Festival & Awards, Macao (IFFAM)

By Arun Fulara. Posted on August 16, 2016

The International Film Festival & Awards, Macao (IFFAM) is calling for entries. The first edition of this festival will be held from 8 to 13 December, 2016 in Macao. Last date of Submission is 30 September 2016.

IFFAM is an event jointly organized by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) and Macao Films & Television Productions and Culture Association (MFPTA), and administered and managed by MFPTA (the “Festival”).

The aim of the Festival is to raise awareness and promote the various aspects of Chinese-language, East Asian and international cinema in all its forms as entertainment and as an industry, as art and as a tool of dialogue, in a spirit of freedom and exchange. In addition to all the various sections, the Festival shall include retrospectives and tributes to major figures in the film industry as a contribution towards raising awareness of the history of cinema.

The official selection consists of the following sections - Competition, Out of Competition/Gala, Hidden Dragons, Best of Fest Panorama and Crossfire (Retrospective).

The festival invites entries for feature-length fiction films above 60 minutes. The film must be completed post 15 December 2015. Priority will be given to films being presented at the festival as its World Premiere.

For further details on submission and for the Rules & Regulations, please visit IFFAM’s official website

Festival programmer Deepti DCunha is the consultant to the Festival Director, Marco Mueller, for India and South Asia.

For any queries regarding the festival, please contact and

Last date of Submission is 30 September 2016.


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