CALL FOR ENTRIES
The 29th edition of the Geneva International Film Festival (GIFF) and the 11th edition of its Digital Market (GDM) are fast approaching. Join us by submitting your works or projects in development!
The following calls for entries are open to series and digital experiences. To submit feature films, please contact us directly.
Do you want to be part of the official selection of series at GIFF 2023? Submit your series on MyGIFF before August 17, 2023! They can join the converging sections or compete in one of the following two competitions:
- International Series Competition (CHF 10,000 offered by the City and State of Geneva)
- Future Is Sensible Award (CHF 10,000 offered by Pour-cent culturel Migros)
2. DIGITAL & IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES
Are you a creator, producer, or distributor and want to join the 2023 selection of the Geneva International Film Festival (GIFF)? Submit your digital installations (interactive, performative, installation) or immersive experiences (virtual, augmented, and mixed reality) before August 17.
Digital and immersive works will be eligible for the converging sections (out of competition) and the Future Is Sensible Award (CHF 10,000 offered by Pour-cent culturel Migros). In addition, immersive works can compete in the International Competition for Immersive Experiences (CHF 10,000 offered by the City and State of Geneva).
INTERNATIONALE SeRIES competition
LE TEMPS DES FRAMBOISES – FLORENCE LONGPRÉ, PHILIPPE FALARDEAU AND SUZIE BOUCHARD – 2022 – CA
DISCOVER THE TITLES OF THE INTERNATIONAL SERIES COMPETITION 2022
INTERNATIONALE COMPETITION FOR IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES
EURYDICE, A DESCENT INTO INFINITY – CÉLINE DAEMEN – 2022 – NL
DISCOVER THE TITLES OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES 2022
FUTURE IS SENSIBLE AWARD (CONVERGING COMPETITION)
LEA AVEUGLES – JULIEN DUBUC and LE COLLECTIF INVIVO – 2022 – FR
Are you developing:
- A European XR project (VR, AR, MR)
- An innovative interactive project made in Switzerland?
Opportunities for funding and distribution await you at the Geneva Digital Market!
1. SWISS INTERACTIVE SESSIONS
A unique platform dedicated to the presentation of Swiss digital projects.
Since 2019, this dissemination support program allows creators to meet with representatives of leading international institutions, art centers and presenters.
DISCOVER THE 10 PROJECTS PRESENTED IN 2022
2. XR COPRODUCTION SESSIONS
A coproduction market for immersive projects (Virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality)
Since 2019, each year around twenty European project holders present their innovative works in development to European producers. The day is divided into pitching sessions in the morning and customized meetings between participants in the afternoon.
Maral Mohsenin, Head of Programs
Refer to the GIFF regulations (Submission deadline: August 17, 2023)
Refer to the GDM regulations (Submission deadline: September 8, 2023)