Ethnografilm 2017

Submissions have closed for the 4th annual Ethnografilm festival in Paris, France.

All filmmakers will be notified by the first week of February.

11-15 April 2017

The opening reception will be at 7pm April 11th.

Films will run from 11am on April 12th until midnight on April 15th, 2017.

The final, extended deadline for submission of films is December 31st.

Our 3rd Ethnografilm Africa was held in June (Nairobi, Kenya), followed by the 3rd Ethnografilm Asia in July (Trivandrum, Kerala) and Ethnografilm Europe (Barcelona).  2017 festival selections will be shown at our traveling festival in India, Kenya, Louisiana, and Boston.

What is the Ethografilm festival?  An interview with the Director during the 2016 festival.

By tradition, our last film is always the projectionist’s choice!

Ethnografilm 2016 Official Program

 Map of Ethnografilms


After the last session of Ethnografilm over 30 directors retired to the nearby Autour du Moulin to continue the discussion!

Directors at Autour-2

Associated with the festival is the Journal of Video Ethnography (Gregory Scott, Editor)

April in Paris! Ethnografilm features Q&A after each session and free tours of the historic Montmartre district.