The 35th "International Festival of Ornithological Film" will take place from October 29th to November 3rd 2018 in Ménigoute (Deux - Sèvres - FRANCE).
Ménigoute Festival’s main purpose is to inspire to the greatest public increased awareness of the need to conserve the natural environment. At the same time, it aims to encourage the documentaries’ production and broadcasting. About 40 ornithological and wildlife entries, French premieres, will be selected to be screened in competition during public performances.
Entries are free of fees.
Nine prizes, totalling about 16,930 €, will be awarded.
Register your film for the competition here: menigoute-festival.org/vous-etes-realisateurs.html
Deadline for entries: July 1st 2019
Any film longer than 15 minutes will be entered in the category "long program" and all films less than 15
minutes in the category "short program". The rules and conditions of participation are identical for these
Many other activities are sheduled for the festival, including photographic exhibitions, conferences, art shows, guided visits to sites in the local area for their landscape and wildlife interest.
See the 2016 winners here: wildlife-film.com/features/Festival-de-Menigoute-2016-Winners.html
See the 2017 winners here: menigoute-festival.org/le-palmares-2017.html
See the 2018 winners here: menigoute-festival.org/le-palmares-2018.html