Call for Entries

36th Image Forum Festival
Date: September 19th – 25th, 2022
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: May 9th, 2022
Entry Fee: ¥ 1000 Yens
Category: Experimental films from Japan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea
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14th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival
Date: September 22 – 29, 2022
Place: Goyang City and Paju City, South Korea
Deadline: May 11th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: International feature documentaries
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75th Locarno Film Festival
Date: August 3rd – 13th, 2022
Place: Locarno, Switzerland
Deadline: May 12th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 33 – 173 USD (Depending on the deadline & category)
Category: Short and Feature Films
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47th Toronto International Film Festival
Date: September 8th – 18th, 2022
Place: Toronto, Canada
Deadline: May 13th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 30 – 110 USD (Depending on the deadline & category)
Category: Short and Feature Films
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19th EBS International Documentary Festival
Date: August 22nd – 28th, 2022
Place: Goyang, Korea
Deadline: May 13th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Documentaries (over 50 minutes preferred)
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19th Festival Nits de Cinema Oriental
Date: July 19-24, 2022
Place: Barcelona, Spain
Deadline: May 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short and Feature Films
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6th SeaShorts Film Festival
Date: TBA, 2022
Place: Malaysia
Deadline: May 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films under 30 minutes (from Southeast Asia)
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20th GwangHwaMun International Short Film Festival
Date: May 24th – June 30th, 2022
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Deadline: May 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films (under 40 minutes)
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Asian Cinema Fund (Film Funds)
Date: 
Place: Busan, South Korea
Deadline: May 20th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Asian Network of Documentary Fund (Feature Films from Asian directors)
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Jumping Frames – Hong Kong International Movement-image Festival
Date: September 1st – October 2nd, 2022
Place: Hong Kong
Deadline: May 22nd, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 30 USD (Free for Students from Hong Kong)
Category: Short Films (under 30 minutes)
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7th Melbourne Documentary Film Festival
Date: July 1st – 31st, 2022
Place: Melbourne, Australia
Deadline: May 23rd, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 22 – 57 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short & Feature Documentary Films
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33rd Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay Film Festival
Date: September 17th – October 1st, 2022
Place: Hong Kong
Deadline: May 28th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 10 – 25 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short Films (LGBTQAI+)
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17th Sapporo International Short Film Festival & Market
Date: October 7 – 10, 2022
Place: Sapporo, Japan
Deadline: May 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 5 – 30 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short Films (under 30 minutes)
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16th Asian Film Awards
Date: 
Place: Busan, Korea
Deadline: May 31st, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 80 – 150 USD (Depending on the deadline)
Category: Feature Films (over 60 minutes)
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18th Mini Film Festival
Date: July 14th – 17th, 2022
Place: Kota Samarahan, Malaysia
Deadline: June 1st, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films (under 40 minutes)
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26th Vancouver Asian Film Festival
Date: November 3rd – 13th, 2022
Place: Vancouver, Toronto
Deadline: June 4th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 30 – 45 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short and Feature Films
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14th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival
Date: September 22 – 29, 2022
Place: Goyang City and Paju City, South Korea
Deadline: June 8th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Korean feature documentaries and short documentaries (Korean and International)
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22nd Kaohsiung Film Festival
Date: October, 2022
Place: Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Deadline: June 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films (under 25 minutes)
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2nd San Diego Filipino Film Festival
Date: October 13th – 18th, 2022
Place: San Diego, United States
Deadline: June 16th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 20 – 40 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short and Feature Films (from Filipino filmmakers)
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79th Venice International Film Festival
Date: August 31st – September 10th, 2022
Place: Venice, Italy
Deadline: June 17th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 70 – 175 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short & Feature Films
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14th DMZ International Documentary Film Festival
Date: September 22 – 29, 2022
Place: Goyang City and Paju City, South Korea
Deadline: June 17th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Youth Documentaries
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70th San Sebastian International Film Festival
Date: September 16th – 24th, 2022
Place: San Sebastian, Spain
Deadline: June 20th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 70 – 200 USD (Depending on the submitted format)
Category: Short & Feature Films
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18th Indie-AniFest – Korea Independent Animation Film Festival
Date: September 22nd – 27th, 2022
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Deadline: June 20th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Animated Films
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27th Busan International Film Festival
Date: October 5 – 14, 2022
Place: Busan, South Korea
Deadline: June 22nd, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films (Asian filmmakers)
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23rd San Diego Asian Film Festival
Date: November 3rd – 12th, 2022
Place: San Diego, United States
Deadline: June 24th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 30 – 60 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short Films
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12th Tokyo Docs
Date: November 1st – 2nd, 2022
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: June 24th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Asian Documentaries in Pre-Production Stage
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26th Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival
Date: November 9th – 20th, 2022
Place: Toronto, Canada
Deadline: June 28th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 15 – 50 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short and Feature Films
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24th Bucheon International Animation Festival
Date: October 21st – 25th, 2022
Place: Bucheon, South Korea
Deadline: June 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Animated Films
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Tokyo FILMex International Film Festival
Date: October 29th – November 6th, 2022
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: June 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Special Screening section (Over 60 minutes)
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Taichung International Animation Festival
Date: September 16th – 21st, 2022
Place: Taichung, Taiwan
Deadline: June 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Films (under 25 minutes)
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9th New Chitose Airport International Animation Festival
Date: November 3rd – 6th, 2022
Place: Sapporo, Japan
Deadline: June 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Animated Films (under 30 minutes)
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14th Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
Date: November 3rd – 13th, 2022
Place: Philadelphia, United States
Deadline: July 5th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 15 – 40 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short & Feature Films
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18th Indie-AniFest – Korea Independent Animation Film Festival
Date: September 22nd – 27th, 2022
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Deadline: July 10th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Feature Animated Films
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23rd San Diego Asian Film Festival
Date: November 3rd – 12th, 2022
Place: San Diego, United States
Deadline: July 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 30 – 60 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Feature Films
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12th Kuandu International Animation Festival
Date: October 23rd – 30th, 2022
Place: Taipei, Taiwan
Deadline: July 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Short Animation Films (under 30 minutes)
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Tokyo FILMex International Film Festival
Date: October 29th – November 6th, 2022
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: July 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Competition  section (Over 60 minutes)
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35th Tokyo International Film Festival
Date: October 24th – November 2nd, 2022
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: July 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE until June 19th then 3,00 0 JPY
Category: Feature Films (over 60 minutes)
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14th Boston Asian American Film Festival
Date: October 20th – 30th, 2022
Place: Boston, United States
Deadline: July 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 15 – 40 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short and Feature Films
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27th Busan International Film Festival
Date: October 5 – 14, 2022
Place: Busan, South Korea
Deadline: July 20th, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Feature Films (Asian filmmakers)
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24th Bucheon International Animation Festival
Date: October 21st – 25th, 2022
Place: Bucheon, South Korea
Deadline: July 31st, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Feature Animated Films
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9th New Chitose Airport International Animation Festival
Date: November 3rd – 6th, 2022
Place: Sapporo, Japan
Deadline: July 31st, 2022
Entry Fee: FREE
Category: Feature Animated Films (over 30 minutes)
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3rd Calcutta International Short Film Festival
Date: December 16th – 18th, 2022
Place: Calcutta, India
Deadline: September 30th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 40 – 60 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short Films (under 30 minutes)
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2nd Hummingbird International Film Festival
Date: October 28th – 30th, 2022
Place: India
Deadline: October 15th, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 8 – 55 USD (Depending on the category and deadline)
Category: Short Films (under 30 minutes)
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6th Asia Web Awards
Date: December 11th, 2022
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Deadline: November 1st, 2022
Entry Fee: $ 40 – 60 USD (Depending on the deadline)
Category: Web Series
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