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International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City A.C.

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Countries: Mexico
Genres: documentary, short
Accepted formats: ?, DV

The International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City, from its inception in the year 2006, is an annual event dedicated to promote and divulge contemporary documentary cinema, to accompany the creation of new filmmakers and documentary makers and to promote the creation and development of documentary projects in Mexico and Latin America. Among the activities and components of DocsDF, stand out: *The programming in five competitive sectionsand other thematic sections of more than 100 documentaries, selected among the over 1,000 received from the entries. *The making of DocsForum: a space focused on the professionalization and training of filmmakers and producers. *DocsDF Challenge, which has become one of the largest producers of short documentary films in the country. *Doctober: an exhibition network made ​​up of hundreds of alternative spaces located in Mexico and Latin America. *DocsDF Video Library with more than eight thousand documentaries.

In only eight years, the International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City (DocsDF) has become one of the most important cinematographic events in Latin America. 10th INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL OF MEXICO CITY takes place October 15 - 25, 2015.

We accept any documentary genre, open to any matter or thematic, and the submission is completely free of charges.

Each participant may submit one or more films to the call for entries.

The competitive categories will be distributed by narrative and thematic criteria, length, and defined as follow:
•International Feature.
•Mexican Feature.
•Ibero American Feature.
•International Short Film.
•Mexican Short Film.

The deadline to submit the films is Friday, May 29th, 2015.
For the Mexican documentaries, both feature and shorts, the deadline is FRIDAY, JULY 3rd.

We accept films produced or co-produced for and by any broadcaster, no matter whether they have been broadcasted or not.

DocsDF does not require, neither for the submission nor for selection, that the films are Premier in Mexico. The films could have been exhibited in Mexico prior to the festival.

For any question, doubt or further information, please write to, or call (+52 55) 55 10 36 89.

Read all of the festival rules at:

International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City A.C.
República de Cuba 43, first floor
Downtown Cuauhtémoc
06010 México City
+52 555 510 36 89
+52 555 515 14 40