Call for entries: WatchOut! Film Festival in Tetovo

Deadline: 30 April 2017
Open to: anyone
Venue: Tetovo, Macedonia


WatchOut! Film festival will take place from 23 to 26 May 2017.  WatchOut! is open air festival and takes place in Tetovo, Macedonia.

The Festival is open to any form, budgets or techniques. However, the films will be divided in three main categories:

  • Short Feature Film;
  • Documentary Film and;
  • Experimental & Animation section.

One author can apply with more films.


Criteria for submitted films:

  • If your film contains spoken language it must have English subtitles;
  • No restrictions about length, genre or subject of the film;
  • It is your responsibility to secure clearance from the copyright holders of any copyrighted materials included within the submitted film;
  • The festival organizers will not be held responsible for the unauthorized inclusion of any copyrighted materials within or relating to the submitted film;
  • With submitting your film, you accept the rules and requirements.


  • During the festival, several workshops and lectures will be organized. Film students, amateurs or just film fans will get a chance to share with internationally recognized film producers/ screenwriters/ directors;
  • The best films from the competition program will be awarded, and the authors will be invited to take a part of the festival; 
  • Accommodation costs and travel costs up to 300 euro are covered for the three winning films authors from each category.

How to apply?

The professional jury will rate the films and will choose the winners. The selection process will be after closing the application period, prior to the festival.

You can only apply with complete application form that can be submitted trough the official webpage. Incomplete applications cannot be accepted. Deadline is 30.04.2017.

For more information please visit the official website or the Facebook page.

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