Professional film competition
ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED. SELECTION WILL BE RELEASED IN JANUARY.
Last year, 175 films coming from 28 pays were entered in the competition (including 108 from abroad), the Preselection Jury needed 105 hours to watch all of them.
For the 30th edition of the Festival, 30 to 35 films will be selected in 3 categories:
- Bird / Wildlife
The Final Jury made of filmmakers and nature specialists will award 4 Prizes for a total amount of €10,000 (including €4,000 for the Grand Prix).
The audience will be able to watch the selected films in their French version in Abbeville during the Festival (April 11th – 19th). They will vote for their favourite among the amateur films. The Public Prize is endowed with €2,000.
There will be a few other screening sites in the area such as Crécy-en-Ponthieu and Fort-Mahon-Plage. Debates and special screenings will be organized: the Award night will take place on Saturday, April, 18th in Abbeville Town Theatre. The winning films will be scheduled again on Sunday, April, 19th.