Share information, raise awareness, call for action: The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, among the best documentary festivals of the European circuit, celebrates the art of documentary via a rich program of films, events and initiatives. TDF presents the International Competition for first or second feature documentaries, as well as the new VR / Virtual Reality films Competition section. In addition, TDF showcases various segments (Human Rights, Habitat, Memory/History, Food vs. Food, Music, Docs for Kids, etc.) as well as the large annual Greek documentary production. The festival’s industry section Agora Doc Market, a well-established meeting point of film professionals from all over the world presents the following sections: Docs in Progress, EDN Pitching Forum – Docs in Thessaloniki and Film Library. Last but not least, the Festival hosts a variety of parallel events -masterclasses, conversations, conferences and many more-, attracting more than 80.000 spectators and visitors during its 10-day edition.
This year the 21st Thessaloniki Documentary Festival is to be held from the 1st to the 10th of March 2019.
First deadline: August 3rd 2018 for films completed between November 2017 and March 2018
Second final deadline: November 30th 2018 for films completed between April 2018 and November 2018
Please read our Festival Regulations before submitting.