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FUGITIF

SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

2022 Edition

The Fugitif Short Film Festival is an international competitive festival. This event aims to offer a high quality artistic and cultural experience in the exceptionally charming Cinéma de l’Utopia Palais des Papes (Avignon) in the heart of the south of France.

Theme #1

NIGHT

Theme #2

LGBTQ+

The main screenings cover all styles: fiction, live-action, animation, documentary, experimental, etc. We also offer a special screening for young audiences. Finally, a selection of music videos clips will be published on an online platform.

This year, the main screening will be inaugurated by a concert in the cinema (AV performance) and enhanced with a buffet. Q&As between shortlisted directors and film students are also put in place to encourage exchange and participate in the cultural weaving of the audiovisual sector.

Theme #3

YOUNG AUDIENCE

Theme #4

MUSIC VIDEO

A jury of selected artists will be present at the screening to determine the winner of the Fugitif Award. The public will also be invited to vote for the Fugitif Public Award.

  • The theme Night can be approached literally and/or metaphorically. It can be a detail or a main element of the film
  • Duration: from 2 to 25 minutes.
  • All styles and genres are accepted: live-action, animation, fiction, documentary, comedy, horror, etc.
  • The Fugitif wishes to support creations on this subject. Therefore, we have created this category to offer reduced rates for films dealing with this theme.
  • Duration: from 2 to 25 minutes. 
  • All styles and genres are accepted: live-action, animation, fiction, documentary, comedy, horror, etc
  • The Fugitif is making a special screening for the young audience.
  • Duration: from 2 to 25 minutes. 
  • All styles and genres are accepted: live-action, animation, fiction, documentary, comedy, horror, etc
  • This year we would like to make a special place for music videos.
  • Duration: from 2 to 25 minutes. 
  • All styles and genres are accepted.

PROGRAMME

  Registration opening – 17 January 2022 

  Early deadline  – 17 February 2022

 Regular Deadline – 17 June 2022 

Late deadline / Registration Closing – 17 July 2022 

 Selected films announcement – 17 September 2022 

 Public/Jury screening – 18 November 2022

Rules & Terms

Early-bird/January: 15€ (Theme LGBT+ : 11€)

Regular deadline fee: 20€ (Theme LGBT+ : 15€)

Late deadline/July: 25€ (Theme LGBT+ : 20€)

In the case of cancellation or disqualification for failure to comply with the imposed regulations, entry fees are non-refundable. 

From 2 to 25 minutes. 

In case of selection, you must be able to provide your film in the following technical conditions:

  • A Digital Cinema Package + ProRes (or H264)
  • Resolution: PAL and NTSC (or SECAM) from 720x400px to HD 1920x1080px 
  • Dialogues: you must provide subtitles in French and/or English. 

 

If you have any questions, please make sure that you have read the information.
We will then be very happy to support you: FUGITIF.FESTIVAL@GMAIL.COM

Submission Platforms
Prizes

Fugitif Best Film Award 

Fugitif Public Award 

Cash-prize (relating to the registration period) 

FX Home Softwares (tba)

Sponsors & Gift set (coming soon)

Free registration for the following editions

The second edition of the FUGITIF SHORT FILM FESTIVAL will be taking place once more at the UTOPIA Cinema, one of France’s most prized and beautiful art house cinemas, and a cultural beacon of the pope’s city of Avignon.

Discover last year's edition

The Team

portrait corentin mouveaux

Corentin Mouveaux

Coordination

Portait of co-founder Melifera Records

Arthur Bohl

Partnerships

Daisy de Montjoye

Communications

Luana Descaves

Luana Descaves

Festival Intern

Official Partners

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