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Deadlines ​​​​​​

Opening Date January 1st 

Early Bird March 1st

Regular Deadline May 3rd

Late Deadline June 7th

Extended Deadline July 5th

Final Deadline August 2nd

Notification September 11th

Submission Categories

International Feature Film  

Debut Feature Film

Made In Baleares Feature Feature 

Documentary Feature 

International Documentary Feature 

Made In Baleares Documentary Feature 


Short Films (Live Action)

International Short Film 

Made In Baleares Short Film 


Documentary Short 

International Documentary Short

Made In Baleares Documentary Short

Other Categories

Animation Short Film 

Experimental Short Film 

Films For Kids 

Music Videos 

Student Films International

Made In Baleares Student


Screenplay Competition

Feature Film Script International

Feature Film Script Made In Baleares

Short Film Script

Status of Your Film

  • Feature Films and Documentary Features must be at least Spanish Premieres: they must not have been released in Spain on any format, nor screened publicly online.

  • We prefer short films (Narrative & Documentary) to be Spanish premiers, but it is not mandatory. 


How to Submit 

Submissions HAVE TO BE made via


Submissions are reviewed and selected under the following criteria:

  • Quality of narrative and production values.

  • Originality in storytelling

  • Bridging Cultures & Bridging People (diversity & inclusion) theme reflected in the: Story, cast, crew etc. 



Selected films MUST provide a Digital Cinema Package (DCP) in order to be screened at EMIFF, as well as a back-up digital high-resolution file (.MOV or MPG4 – NO DCP). 


  • All Films with SPANISH dialogue must provide ENGLISH SUBTITLES

  • All Films with NON-SPANISH dialogue must provide SPANISH SUBTITLES


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