Submissions for the 43rd edition of Cinéma du réel will close soon!  

YOU MAY SUBMIT YOUR FILM TO THE 43RD CINEMA DU REEL
(MARCH 12th to 21st, 2021) UNTIL NOVEMBER 1st

>> Submission Form

Here are the deadlines:

  • Online submission duly completed by November 1st 2020
  • For films still under completion by the time of submission, viewing material to be sent by December 1st 2020

Please take note of this information:

  • The films submitted must have been completed after January 15th 2020
  • Only films never screened in France (French premieres) are eligible for the International Selection, that is films that have never been screened publicly in France, broadcast on French television or broadcast on the internet on websites accessible from France
  • Only French films never screened anywhere (World premieres) are eligible for the French Selection, that is films never screened publicly, broadcast on television or broadcast on the internet anywhere in the world

>> Regulations 2021

If you have any questions regarding the entry process, please send an email to: cinereel@bpi.fr

Please note that the official selection will be published on the festival website by mid-February.