Montevideo World Film Festival 2018

From July 12, 2018 until July 14, 2018


Films and short films will be accepted.
a) Fiction, documentary, experimental and animation short films.
Maximum duration: 35 minutes.

b) Fiction, documentary, experimental and animation feature films.
Minimum duration: 36 minutes.

The MonteCine organization organizes the IV film festival that will take place in July 2018 in the town of El Prado (Montevideo).

1-The films selected to enter the contest will be chosen by the Organization after viewing, by a set of "pre-selection".

2-The mode of participation in the festival is through three means:
a) the direct invitation by the organizers;
b) submission of works through direct submission to the festival's website sending the vimeo file for on-line viewing and paying the corresponding registration fee;
c) through Film Freeway:
Registrations can be made until July 3, 2017.

3- If the film is not spoken in Spanish, it must be subtitled in this language or in English.
4-The participating films accept the public exhibition during the festival date.

5- The competing categories are the following:
Fiction Feature Film
Documentary Feature Film
Animation Feature film
Experimental Feature Film
Fiction short film
Documentary Short Film
Animation Short Film
Experimental short film

6- The call has different registration fees according to the date the film is presented:
a) Deadline white: Until January 28: Feature film € 17; Short film € 13.
b) Deadline blue: Until February 26: Feature film € 19; Short film € 15.
c) Deadline Green: Until March 28: Feature film € 21; Short film € 17.
d) Deadline rosa: Until April 28: Feature film € 22; Short film € 19.
e) Deadline vinotinto: Until May 28: Feature film € 22; Short film € 19.
f) Deadline red: Until June 28: Feature film € 22; Short film € 19.

7-The following awards have been established:
Best Fiction Feature Film Award
Best Documentary Feature Film Award
Best Animation Feature film Award
Best Experimental Feature Film Award
Best Fiction short film Award
Best Documentary Short Film Award
Best Animation Short Film Award
Best Experimental short film Award

Special Jury and Public Awards
Special Audience Awards

(In case there is not enough level in any category, the Organization may declare the prize desert)

8-The organization will communicate in advance enough to the selected and the winners of the prizes. The delivery will be made in El Prado (Montevideo).
Notification of selection: July 7, 2018.

9-The participants in this show accept each and every one of the points that form the basis of the IV edition of the Montevideo World Film Festival.

Short Film

Deadline red deadline: June 28, 2018 for 19.00 €

Feature Film

Deadline red deadline: June 28, 2018 for 22.00 €


This Festival was founded in 2015

MonteCine has the vision of being a film festival of the world, directed to the participation of films from all continents, that reflect the varied cultures and languages. It seeks diversity first of all, that is why all the cinematographic expressions, from the conservative to the more experimental, are accommodated. It will be held in the town of El Prado (Montevideo), from July 13 to 15, 2017.


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11700 Montevideo