Films Submission to Docaviv Film Festival

Docaviv 2018

Submit a Film Submission is open until Friday, January 05, 2018

Docaviv - the Tel Aviv International Documentary Film Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary

SAVE THE DATES: 17-26 May 2018

Docaviv is the largest film festival in Tel Aviv and the only festival in Israel dedicated to documentary films.

Docaviv runs for 10 days and includes a rich line up of more than 100 films, special screenings, curated programs, seminars, outdoor screenings, artist talks and more. 

Docaviv has the following competitive sections: the International competition, the Depth of Field competition for films exhibiting exceptional cinematic language and exploring genre conventions, short film competition, the Israeli competition and the Israeli student competition.  

The artistic director and selection committee prioritize new and innovative films with strong artistic vision for all the competitive sections.

The festival screenings of competition films must be Israeli Premiers (never been shown in Israel, broadcasted on television or on the internet)

The deadline for submissions of International films to Docaviv is January 5, 2018


Please read the Festival Regulations carefully and make sure to choose the most suitable category for the film you are submitting.

The following are links to download the Regulations and the appendices necessary for submitting your film.
You can either download the appendices, fill them in and upload them to the application form, or sign the appendices digitally, in case you are the authorized signatory on behalf of the copyright owner‏.

Questions can be addressed to Yaara Ozery via the following e-mail: yaara@docaviv.co.il.

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