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Submission Requirements for the 2017 World Film Festival of Bangkok

Submission Deadline: Submission is now open.
Final Submission Deadline: August 15, 2017

Entry Fee: None

Eligibility for Selection:

  1. Films must not have been screened at any festival and must not have had any commercial theatrical or television play within Thailand before WFF 2015.
  2. Films must have been completed after December 31, 2016.
  3. Independent feature and short films in all genres are accepted.
    Running Time:
    Short Film: less than 60 minutes
    Feature (narrative): no less than 60 minutes
    Documentary, Animation and Experimental: no limitations.
  4. Films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English.
  5. The World Film Festival of Bangkok is non-competitive.

Accepted Screening Formats:DCP, Bluray, DVD
** Presentation of other formats and video systems requires the authorization of the Festival.

Submission Process: Step 1: Complete online submission form
Step 2: Send previewed DVD of submitted film for pre-selection by registered mail or via an express courier service. See address below.

Submission Materials: Necessary

  1. Completed online submission form.
  2. DVD of complete film or of works-in-progress with English subtitles.


  • Film treatments/synopsis (50-75 words)
  • High resolution stills, photo and bio of director (s) on CD.
  • Film trailer on DVD.

Festival Address: Attn: Kriengsak Silakong ( Victor )
Nation Broadcasting Corporation Public Co., Ltd. , World Film Festival of Bangkok
1858/51-62, Fl 12, Nation Tower, Bangna-Trad Rd Bangna, Bangkok 10260, Thailand
Tel: 66 2 338 3619 Fax: 66 2 338 3620

  • You may submit as many films as you like but must complete an online submission form for each film.
  • DVD preview screener will not be returned and it may be used for festival promotion.
  • The screener and publicity materials must be sent to the festival office with statement: "without commercial value, for cultural purposes only.

Selected Films:Once your film is selected, the Festival will contact you via e-mail or phone by 1 st September, 2017.
The festival will cover the transportation of screening material both ways.
We do not pay screening fee.
We can provide 4 nights hospitality in which you have to cover the air ticket yourself.

In case of submission failure ( the submission page turn black screen or don't receive any confirmation email ), please download here the submission form, and send us the complete form to email:

We're sorry for any inconvenience.

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