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Call for entries

Filmmakers from the Estrie region are invited to submit their short films to the Cercle d’or Award for short films in the Estrie region for 2017.

Short films received will be evaluated by a jury of professionals and the best films will be screened during the festival.

The award recipient for The Cercle d’or – Best regional short (Eastern Townships) will be announced at the closing ceremony, on April 9, 2017.

Deadline for submissions :  January 20, 2017.


Terms and conditions

-Short films from 5 to 30 minutes.

– Filmmakers must be residents of the Estrie region.

-The minimum age required to participate in the competition is 16.

-The film must be submitted for the first time at FCMS.

-Film genres accepted are fiction, documentary, animation and experimental.

-Applicants may submit more than one film if they want to, maximum of 2 films.

-Complete applications will be prioritized.

-The winner will be revealed during the closing ceremony. The decision of the jury is final.

-The prize cannot be transferred or surrendered for cash.


Filmmakers are invited to submit their film(s) by filling the following form:




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