The FINDECOIN - Independent International Short & Feature Film Festival "The day is short" Search diffusion and promotion of Venezuelan, Latin American and World cinematography; And of all its cultural field. It tries to show cinematographic works that entertain, but above all, that they exert an educative influence in the children, young people and population in general.

International Competition:
Best Drama Short film
Best Comedy short film
Best Experimental short film
Best Lgbt Short Film
Best Fantastic short film
Best Horror short film
Best Documentary short film
Best Animated Short Film
Best Student Short Film
Best No-Budget Short Film
Best Web serie
Best Video clip
Best Video art
Best Short Film Screenplay

Best Narrative Feature Film
Best Documental Feature Film

National Competition:
Best Fiction Short film
Best documentary short film
Best Animated Short Film

1.- The short films must have a maximum duration of forty-five minutes. And for feature films over 45 minutes.

2.- In case the language of speech is not Spanish, it must be subtitled in Spanish or English.

3.- Any natural or legal person of any nationality can participate.

4. The number of movies that each artist can present to the festival is unlimited.

5. All themes are accepted.

The selected works will be published on February 07, 2023, at the festival sites:
- Website:
- Facebook:
- Twitter:
In the same way, they will be informed to those responsible for each short by email.

The selected works will be live screening, during the festival in February 2023, according to the program of the 9th edition of the Festival, published well in advance.

Once the selection of a film by the Festival has been made for any of the Sections, it can not be withdrawn.
The inscription of a film to competition in the Festival assumes the full acceptance and fulfillment of the present Bases of Participation and of its possible annexes.
The projection copy must be sent on line with sufficient time.

During the celebration of the contest, the organization reserves the right to exhibit the selected films in as many public sessions as it deems appropriate.

These participation bases may be supplemented or modified, prior to the start date of the Festival, with as many other annexes as the Organization deems appropriate.
The interpretation of these will be exclusively the responsibility of the Festival Directorate.

Overall Rating
  • Daniele De Muro

    Honoured to have my short film"Horizon" at this beautiful Festival. I hope to submit a new project next year.

    March 2022
  • Armel Mboumba

    Hi, j'ai beaucoup aimé ce Festival.

    March 2022
  • Juan Ramos

    A fantastic Festval experience , very friendly staff, great communication. A very diverse selection of films. Thanks FINDECOIN it was a pleasure to be selected to participate in the 8th edition of the Festival, thanks for awarding our film and for supporting and promoting indie films, I wish I could have join you in the beautiful Venezuelan Coast.

    Una fantástica experiencia, personal muy amable, gran comunicación. Una selección muy diversa de películas. Gracias FINDECOIN fue un placer ser seleccionado para participar en la 8ª edición del Festival, gracias por premiar nuestra película y por apoyar y promocionar el cine indie. Quisiera haber podido acompañarlos en las Bellas costa de Venezuela.

    March 2022
  • Reza Azadi

    Great festival and honoured to be part of it. Thank you very much for the award.

    March 2022
  • It is an honor that my screenplay ALTA CALIFORNIA was selected for your festival. Thank you.

    March 2022