Communiqués de presse

Call for participation





l  Registration is open to the film produced by the Mediterranean countries, namely: Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Libya , Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, Croatia, Serbia,  Bosnia, Albania, Italy, France, Malta

Spain and Portugal.



l  The selected films must be produced between 2016 and 2017.

Apart from the Algerian films produced in 2017, the productions which were previously shown to the Algerian public are not admitted.

Films that have already been shown on the small screen or on social networks cannot be registered.


l  The films must be submitted in the original version with subtitles.

The final version of the film selected by the festival must be sent in one of the following formats: "DCP" or "Blue ray".

The final version of the film must be accompanied by a high-definition trailer of less than 120 seconds (two minutes), as well as five free photographs.


l  Length :

For longs and documentary films, the length is not limited.

For short films, the length must not exceed 35 minutes.


l  The presence of the director is desired during the screening of the film, accompanied by one or two main actors for the fiction films.

In case the film is selected by the Festival Commission, an invitation will be sent to the producer or the director and two main actors.


l  When registering the producer or director automatically accepts that his film will be screened twice at the Annaba Festival of Mediterranean Film.

By registering for this festival, the participants undertake not to withdraw their film after selection by the Festival Commission.




l  The registration of the films in competition for the different categories is open until June 30th, 2017.

Exceeding this deadline, no application will be considered.






l The film must be entirely made using a Smartphone; and produced between 2016 and 2017.

The duration of the film must not exceed 15 minutes.










l  Participation is exclusively reserved for amateur filmmakers from Annaba.


Films must be produced in 2017.

The final version of the film selected by the Festival must be sent in DVD format.

The length of the film must not exceed 15 minutes.

The original version of the film must be accompanied by French or English subtitles.