The Atlantic International Film Festival, Barranquilla, Colombia emerges under the conception of generating a meeting place between public, filmmakers, theoreticians and other professionals of the cinematographic arts. Its purpose is to be a showcase for the dissemination of contemporary proposals of quality that address the cinematographic language, from any genre.
An international showcase of true independent cinema. Features, shorts, animations and docs from all over the world
As in its first editions, the festival will keep the residents of the Department of the Atlantic, North of Colombia, as well as of neighboring places, pending of the billboards of the cinemas and places of projection of the festival.

Best Feature Film
Best Documentary Feature
Best Experimental Feature Film
Best Fiction Short Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Short Film Animation
Best Experimental Short Film
Best Short Film Theme: Childhood

Article 1
The International Cinematographic Festival of the Atlantic, will be held in the city of Barranquilla, Colombia, from September 08-11, 2021.

Article 2
The Festival is open to all those films, regardless of the genre (fiction, documentary, animation, experimental and childhood). There is no limit to the number of works per participant.

Article 3
It is presumed that the person or organization that inscribes the film has the rights to it.

Article 4
The closing of the entry for feature film and short film will be on August 29, 2021. You must register through our website https://festivalatlanticowordpress.wordpress.com/ by the FilmFreeway platform.
The call closings are as follows:
Initial: before December 29.
Second: before January 29
Third: before February 27
Fourth: before March 28.
Fifth: before April 27
Sixth: before May 26
Seventh: before June 28
Eighth: before July 29
Ninth: before August 29

Article 5
The admission fees are the following (according to the date of completion of the call):
Initial: before December 29. Feature films $ 11; Short films $ 9
Second: before January 29. Feature films $ 12; Short films $ 10
Third: before February 27. Feature films $ 13; Short films $ 11
Fourth: before March 28. Feature films $ 14; Short films $ 12
Fifth: before April 27. Feature films $ 15; Short films $ 13
Sixth: before May 26. Feature films $ 16; Short films $ 14
Seventh: before June 28. Feature films $ 17; Short films $ 15
Eighth: before July 29. Feature films $ 18; Short films $ 16
Ninth: before August 29. Feature films $ 19; Short films $ 17

The Festival will not pay screening fees to any selected film.

Article 6
Once selected, no film can be removed from the program during the course of the competition. The decisions made by the organization shall be final.

Article 7
The production of the festival will designate 6 cinematographic personalities that will form the Jury of feature films and short films in competition.
Any person interested in the production or exploitation of a film in competition may not be part of the Jurors.

Article 8
Jurors will award prizes to competitive categories
Best Feature Film
Best Documentary Feature
Best Experimental Feature Film
Best Fiction Short Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Short Film Animation
Best Experimental Short Film
Best Short Film Theme: Childhood
If deemed appropriate, the Juries may also grant Special Mentions. The decisions of the jurors will be final.

Article 9
The production of the films chosen for the Official Selection are committed to show the logo "Official Selection" of the International Film Festival of the Atlantic.

Article 10
The films must be sent, for the purposes of preselection, in formats accessible online and / or streaming (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.)

Article 11
The results of the selection process will be notified to the participants as of September 01, 2021.
The laurel of the International Film Festival of the Atlantic will be granted to all the films in Official Selection.

Article 12
The production Atlantic International Film Festival may decide on all cases not provided for in these regulations.

Article 13
Participation in the Atlantic International Film Festival implies adherence to this regulation and compliance prior to the pre-selection conditions.

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  • Thank you for the possibility to be a part of the festival

    September 2021
  • I M FEELING ASTONISHED AND PROUD TO BE PART OF YOUR FESTIVAL..... CAN'T FORGET YOUR SUPPORT AND SHARING YOUR VIEWS TIME TO TIME..... WILL TRY MY BEST TO BE CONNECTED WITH ALWAYS YOU IN FUTURE.... THANKS 😊 AGAIN 🙏

    September 2021
  • Thank you for the opportunity to take part in your festival.

    September 2020
  • Linda Papaleo

    Thank you so much to this festival! I greatly appreciate having my short doc Ernesto the revolution runs through the head be a part of this fantastic event!

    September 2020
  • Professional, communicative, IMDb Qualifier...what more could you ask in a Festival?

    September 2020