3rd edition

Apr 19 - Apr 21, 2019
St. Petersburg , Russia

Open Call Apr 03, 2018 - Feb 11, 2019  Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Any type, Animation, Children, Commercial, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Industrial, Mini-series, Multimedia, Music video, Narrative fiction, Series, Student
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre Action, Adventure, Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, B-Movie, Biography, Burlesque, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Dark comedy, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, Horror, Human rights, Independent, Kids, LGBT, Live Action, Medical, Melodrama, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Music, Parody, Post modern, Realism, Reality, Religious, Road Trip, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire, Science, Science fiction, Silent movie, Social issues, Spiritual, Sports, Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War, Western

Mission / description 3 APR 2018 "White Nights Film Festival"
is now accepting applications for a third season.
Waiting for your movies.

In a world of huge amount of festivals held annually.
But in Russia, they are very few. "White Nights Film Festival" in St. Petersburg is designed for what would be at least as something to correct this situation.

We decided to give the opportunity to filmmakers from around the world to show their work at our festival. Special attention will be paid to students' works which provides significant discounts.

As our festival will be presented almost all film genres.

"White Nights Film Festival" will be held annually in April.

All films winners will receive awards.

Our second goal.

To enable our viewers to see a large number of interesting films from all over the world. As viewers will be able to participate in the award-winning.

Another good news is that we organize online movie viewing parties "White Nights Film Festival." As for the outcome of voting and number of views, will be the winners.
We are waiting for our festival.

"White Nights Festival Film"
Will have a second third from 19th - 21th April 2019.
In the conference hall of Hotel Park Inn by Radisson Nevsky St. Petersburg
Russian Federation St. Petersburg
4 lit. A, Goncharnaya Street , Nevsky Prospect
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Festival website http://whitenightsfestival.top



Dates Open call: Apr 03, 2018

Early bird deadline: Apr 09, 2018
Regular deadline: Jan 15, 2019
Late deadline: Feb 11, 2019

Notification date: Apr 10, 2019
Plan OFF
Plan OFF
Full length
Plan ON
All lengths
Early bird deadline    49.49 EUR    50.99 EUR    45.00 EUR
Regular deadline    54.49 EUR    55.99 EUR    50.00 EUR
Latest deadline    69.49 EUR    70.99 EUR    65.00 EUR
Plan OFF prices include the FFL service fee; this is why a fee applies even for festivals without fees.
Plan ON prices guarantee the cheapest price among platforms.
Submitting with a Film Plan on FFL is cheaper than submitting 'for free' on other platforms.
Turn on your Film Plan now!
Restrictions Premiere status is not required
Film must be Director's first or second film
Film must be Producer's first or second film
Category rules Agreement.
This agreement is between the "White Nights Film Festival" (WNFF) and the film producers.
This agreement shall enter into force immediately upon submission of the application on the websites of our partners.
WNFF has no restrictions on genres and directions of films.
The duration should be no more than 240 minutes.
The film should be shot after January 1, 2018.
The film does not have to be the premiere.
All films selected for the festival should not violate the law of the Russian Federation and moral and ethical standards.
All materials are submitted only online on the websites of the festival partners or directly to the e-mail only on promotions and newsletters.
The selection of films is carried out by the festival jury.
The jury considers only those films whose authors have paid the entry fee on the partner sites.
The entry fee is non-refundable and does not give a 100% guarantee of the film at the festival.
All materials that will be sent to WNFF will not be returned.
WNFF has the right to use all advertising materials and movie trailers for posting on the festival website, and on media channels and social networks, such as YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, etc.
Materials other than English and Russian for selection must have English or Russian subtitles.
The films have passed the official selection, we recommend to have Russian subtitles.
Participants of the festival should send us a copy of their film in any digital format, online.
Films selected for screening at the festival must pass all state tests. Obtaining rental certificates for non-commercial display at festivals is not necessary in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation.
WNFF helps to make subtitles and pass all necessary checks of receiving all documents for the show in the state authorities, for a fee, which is negotiated individually.
WNFF may at any time change the dates and times, venue and other information in this agreement.
The WNFF is not obliged to inform the cinema producers about the changes.
When you submit your application, you agree to receive emails with news, promotions and other materials.
The new agreement comes into force immediately after the publication on the festival website and partner sites.
Submission of the application is an electronic signature, you agree to all the conditions set out above.
The organizer of the festival is an Autonomous non-profit organization in the field of art development " Festival Plus"