Directed By Women Turkey which will bring together the directors and films of women in International and National level in İstanbul. Four years in the world held in September in Spain, New York and in many places around the world #DirectedbyWomen Worldwide Film Viewing Party is the festival organization in Turkey carried out by name. There will be a universal festival where short films from women with different perspectives and stories from each language and culture meet.

The applicant of the short film should be the women director

The film should not be longer than 25 minutes.

The film production date should be 2016 and later.

Short films in fiction, documentary, experimental and animation types can apply without limitation.

Applications will be in national, international and youth view categories.

The age limit for young viewers is 18 or below.

All films must be subtitled in English.

Films applying to the festival should be accepted in different places outside the festival.

As a result of the festival competition, the best film award of all categories will be given.

Reward value will be announced later

Any claims of copyright infringement arising from third parties due to the use of non-specific text image music and similar point of use in the application are the responsibility of the applicant. No institution can contribute to the formation of the festival.

The director or producer who has applied to the festival will allow short sections of his / her works to be shown on the internet and on social media by the festival.

Applications are only accepted through the filmfreeway DIRECTED BY WOMEN TURKEY application fees are not refundable.

The application deadline is 31 July 2019.