MonteCine has the vision of being a world cinema festival, aimed at the participation of films from all continents, that reflect the different cultures and languages. Look for diversity first of all, that's why all the cinematographic expressions, from the conservative to the most experimental, have a place. It will take place in Montevideo, from July 08 to 10, 2021.

Best Fiction Feature Film Award
Best Documentary Feature Film Award
Best Animation Feature film Award
Best Experimental Feature Film Award
Best Fiction short film Award
Best Documentary Short Film Award
Best Animation Short Film Award
Best Experimental short film Award

Special Jury and Public Awards
Special Audience Awards

1-The films selected to enter the contest will be chosen by the Organization after viewing, by a set of "pre-selection".

2-The mode of participation in the festival is through three means:
a) the direct invitation by the organizers;
b) submission of works through direct submission to the festival's website https://montecine2015.wixsite.com/montecine sending the vimeo file for on-line viewing and paying the corresponding registration fee;
c) through FilmFreeway:
Registrations can be made until June 29, 2021.

3- If the film is not spoken in Spanish, it must be subtitled in this language or in English.
4-The participating films accept the public exhibition during the festival date.

5- The competing categories are the following:
Fiction Feature Film
Documentary Feature Film
Animation Feature film
Experimental Feature Film
Fiction short film
Documentary Short Film
Animation Short Film
Experimental short film

6- The call has different registration fees according to the date the film is presented:
a) Deadline white: Until October 29: Feature film $ 13; Short film $ 11.

b) Deadline gray: Until November 19: Feature film $ 14; Short film $ 11.
c) Deadline yellow: Until December 19: Feature film $ 16; Short film $ 12.
d) Deadline Green: Until January 19: Feature film $ 17; Short film $ 13.
e) Deadline blue: Until February 19: Feature film $ 17; Short film $ 13.
f) Deadline purple: Until March 17: Feature film $ 18; Short film $ 14.
g) Deadline pink: Until April 15: Feature film $ 19; Short film $ 15.
h) Deadline black: Until May 13: Feature film $ 19; Short film $ 16.
i) Deadline red: Until June 08: Feature film $ 20; Short film $ 17.
j) Deadline orange: Until June 29: Feature film $ 20; Short film $ 17.

7-The following awards have been established:
Best Fiction Feature Film Award
Best Documentary Feature Film Award
Best Animation Feature film Award
Best Experimental Feature Film Award
Best Fiction short film Award
Best Documentary Short Film Award
Best Animation Short Film Award
Best Experimental short film Award

Special Jury and Public Awards
Special Audience Awards

(In case there is not enough level in any category, the Organization may declare the prize desert)

8-The organization will communicate in advance enough to the selected and the winners of the prizes.
Notification of selection: July 3, 2021.

9-The participants in this show accept each and every one of the points that form the bases of the VII edition of the Montevideo World Film Festival.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Pablo Behrens

    Well organised. High quality. Committed to the essence of filmmaking. Relevant.

    August 2021
  • Everything was perfect and at right time. Happy that my short was selected and presented at your festival.

    July 2021
  • MICHEL LATORRE

    "Distopia" won Best Feature at VII Montevideo WFF. The competition included world pro class films with heart and mind content. A true challenge for us. When the results came in we were elated.
    Congratulations to all the films. Thank you Montevideo World Film Festival we┬┤ll never forget the experience. Michel LaTorre - Director

    July 2021
  • Anna Gerasimova

    Wonderful festival! Even though they had to show the videos online, the presentation was really nice. We've been really fortunate to participate in several festivals this year and we have something to compare with. It's been a really enjoyable experience and we're hoping to be a part of it again with the next movie.

    July 2021
  • Joe Chang

    Great film festival and It's a great honor to have my short selected. Thank you very much!

    July 2021