Paris, France.

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Next results announced July 27, 2020.
Get your laurel same day, certificate next day.

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June results:
https://parisplayfilmfestival.wordpress.com/winners-10th-edition/

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June Program:
https://parisplayfilmfestival.wordpress.com/virtual-event-june-2020/

June Screening:
https://xerb.tv/channel/pplayff/virtual-events

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Film Catalogue (100% revenue goes to filmmakers):
https://xerb.tv/channel/pplayff/watch-anytime

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We are inspired by the new wave of French Cinema and we believe cinema has the ability to tell any story in any way to make people feel, share, experience and even experiment.

We proceeds to a high-end selection, with the objective is to mix interactive talent competition with a human scale quality selection.
We accepts films from all over the world : we are an international film festival.

SCREENING
Our screenings take place each edition in PARIS, FRANCE.
Until French regulations allow live screenings again, we run virtual events and build a catalogue on XERB.TV.
Please check our website for more.

2019 took place at LE MAJESTIC BASTILLE.

2018 took place at the GRAND REX and CAFE DE PARIS.

2017 took place on the Champs-Elysées, at the movie theater LE BALZAC.

We are still looking for thought provoking, inspiring, out-of-the-box, creative, sincere, honest, vivid films for our 2020 selection.

If you think you can fit, please submit to us!

Best Feature Film
Best Drama
Best Student
Best Animation Film
Best Documentary
Best Experimental Film
Best Dance Film
Best Music Video
Best Action / Adventure / Science-Fiction / Fantastic
Best Western
Best LGBTQ+
Best Comedy
Best Web Program / Web Series
Best Thriller / Horror
Best Commercial
Best Poster
Best Trailer
Best Reel
Best Script (short)
Best Script (feature)

Winners screen in Paris, France.
Winners receive free winning laurels.
Winners receive free digital certificate, ready to print.

Accepted lengths :
- shorts under 30 min,
- features under 2hours (narrative, behind the scenes and documentary only)
- scripts longs or shorts accepted under 120 pages, french or english written.

Accepted languages :
- any language if subtitled in French or English or Spanish
- English, Spanish, or French with or without subs.

All fees are non-refundable.
You must own all the rights to the film.

By submitting your film, you agree that the trailer or a clip of your film will be used for promotional purpose.

The Paris Play Film Festival is a FilmFreeway Gold festival.

DATE of the festival is subject to change to get the right venue for the event.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Thank you for hosting me in your festival!!

    June 2020
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you Francesca for being part of it!

  • Thank you Paris Play Int'l Film Festival for choosing "Five Days In June" as Winner, Best Feature Script. Competing against an international field makes my first screenwriting win that much more rewarding. Merci! -Mike Rose

    June 2020
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    Response from festival:

    Mike, congratulations on your win. Well deserved!

  • I really liked the festival! It is well thought out in the conditions of restriction of meetings. Thanks to the organizers for their cooperation. Everyone was friendly! We will work hard at the cinema to come to your festival in Paris again!

    June 2020
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    Response from festival:

    Vladimir, thank you for these words. We hope to see you again next time! Looking forward!

  • Ember Crowley

    Thank you so much for selecting my film! You were so quick and thorough with your communication. It was an honor to be recognized by you!

    July 2020
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    Response from festival:

    Ember, congrats on SKIN DEEP, it has it place into festivals, and we were very happy to host it and promote it. We wish you the best for your upcoming festivals!

  • Everyone at 'Play' were great and a nice treat to communicate with!
    I was honored to have my screenplay .. 'The Lottery Server' awarded a Semi-Finalist Award!
    The step by step process of the judging and awards selections, was always communicated very well to me.
    I would highly recommend this festival!
    Thank you Paris Play for your kind consideration!!

    July 2020