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The European Independent Film Festival

5 April - 7 April 2019

Contact: Scott Hillier


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Address: 108 rue Damremont
Paris 75018

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  • About
  • Submission Info

The European Independent Film Festival continues its commitment of being at the centre of discovery, promotion and projection of the very best independent filmmaking talent from around the world.

ÉCU will showcase filmmakers whose films demonstrate quality, innovation and independence in both form and content. There are eleven categories of films in this highly esteemed competitive festival.

While ÉCU’s goal is to bring worldwide attention to European independent filmmakers, there are also four foreign categories open to independent filmmakers from the Americas, Africa and Asia

Year established: 2006

Is this festival exclusively animation?: No - this is a film festival but with a specific animation category

Submission deadline:
13 January 2019

Entry fee:


  • Best Animation
  • Animated Short
  • Documentary
  • Experimental
  • Music Video
  • Student

Submission methods:

  • Click For Festivals
  • FilmFestivalLife
  • FilmFreeway
  • Withoutabox

Open to all independent films made with less than 50% participation by a major studio or television broadcaster. The film can be in any language, but subtitles in either English or French are highly recommended to ensure the best judging.

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