Submission for 2018 is now open


The Quarantine Film Festival will be held in the summer, 2018.

Eligible for entry are young authors up to 35 years old and films with duration of up to 30 minutes, completed after January 1, 2016.

“The Quarantine” is an International Film Festival. Submissions are welcome from any individual or group of individuals (e.g., company, organization, association, university and school).

We accept films in one of the following categories: Fiction films, Documentaries, Animations, Experimental films,video art and digital art works.

Deadline for submission: until February 10, 2018. Final selection announced – until June, 2018.

The authors of all selected films will be notified via email till June, 2018.

No entry fees. The Festival WILL NOT pay screening fees for the films selected for the festival.

Screening copies are preferred to be delivered in High Definition digital files (mp4,avi,mpeg) or DVD format.

How to submit Your Work:

– Online:

Send digital video file, 3 stills taken from your film (JPG), dialogue list and completed entry form via a file sharing website ( or similar) to email:

– By regular mail:

Send digital video file, 3 stills taken from your film (JPG), dialogue list and printed and signed entry form to:
Address: “Art School Dedalus” bld. “Saborni” 24, floor 7, 9000, Varna, Bulgaria
With text “No commercial value – only for cultural purpose”

The films must have English subtitles or English dialogue.

The Quarantine Film Festival has no responsibility in case of damage during the transportation and installation of the works.

With the submission of an entry form the copyright owners of the film unconditionally accept these terms and agree to the use of excerpts by the organizers for publicity and archive purposes.

The preview copies of all films submitted to the Festival are automatically included in the Festival Video Library, where they are available for non-commercial professional viewing.

The Festival has the right to resolve any questions not included in these Regulations.

By applying for participation in The Quarantine Film Festival you agree to all sections of the Festival Regulations.