Make Art Not Fear, from Ramaldar Productions is an anual Festival that takes place in Porto, Portugal.

We seek variety, liberty, new ways of expression to get a fearless art. No matter categories, styles, ficion or reality, the way is filming, the goal the mystery of your own way of seeing the world.

Interviews, reviews, and much more will be avaiable online and in our magazine, Cinestesya.

All selected films are rewarded with certificates. Winwers obtain trophies.

selected films are rewarded with certificates. Winwers obtain trophies.

Rules & Terms:

1- In order to submit a film, you must own the rights or have permission from the owner.

2- The Festival relationship will exclusively be related to the film submitter.

3- Any Foreign film that is not in English must have English subtitles.

4- All fees are non-refundable.
5 - Not all the submissions are selected for the official competition. Our Judges are free to make their own choices and no answers will be given about not selected films.

6 - We can consider any film to be disqualified if the festival considers the content inappropriate. If you have any question regarding this decision you might contact us at our email address

7 - The applicants (submitters) must accept Rules and Terms.

8 - Submitting your movie, you authorize to use, distribute and share the film poster, trailer, synopsis and movie stills in our social media.

9 - Maximum length allowed is 30 minutes.

10- All films can have their certificate.

Winners can have their certificate and trophy

Overall Rating
  • Marilyn Freeman

    A very inspiring and courageous festival, one that encourages and lifts up imaginative, genre-bending work. So wildly honored to have two short films in the festival—How Long Will You Sleep and In the Heart of Love. Make Art Not Fear - thank you!

    June 2022
  • Gwendolyn Audrey Foster

    I am very honored to have my short experimental handpainted abstract film, MASS FOR SHUT-INS (Direct Animation on painted 16mm film) selected and awarded for this Festival. Thanks for supporting avant-garde and experimental film!

    November 2021
  • nice people! They seem to care about Art a lot!

    November 2021
  • Michael Fantauzzi

    A truly alternative festival. Thank you!

    November 2021
  • Alexander Bruckner

    Thank you for having us :-)

    November 2021