Call for entries
Deadline: 31 March 2010

Time Film Festival
17-19 June 2010 – Lausanne /Switzerland

Entry Form

The Time Film Festival is an international competition of short films of less than 12 minutes. It’s a free open air festival projected on the Flon Esplanade, the new and innovative town center of Lausanne, Switzerland. In 2010 the fourth edition will take place on 17th, 18th and 19th June.

The purpose of the festival is to present a varied selection of quality works. It’s also an occasion to unite international directors with an interested audience, allowing exchange between cultures from near and far.

Resolutely modern, the Time Film Festival is a reflection of the contemporary cinematographic culture and its new trends, attracting cinema lovers and professionals eager for vivid and varied emotions.

The films selected for the competition by the official committee are rated according to their professionalism, and hav to match quality standards for contents, form and technical mastery.

There are four categories :

less than 1 minute

less than 3 minutes

less than 6 minutes

less than 12 minutes

Humour, distress, irony and tenderness… countless emotions will come alive during the Time Film Festival !


The official Jury consists of five personalities established in the world of cinema and culture.
The members of the Official Jury will be revealed in the course of May 2010.

For each of the three categories, the jury elects a winner. The Time Film Festival organisation gives out prizes for a total value of CHF 10’000 / € 6500.

The special award will be given to the best realisation of all three categories. In addition, an honorary Audience Award is designated to reward the short film, of any category, which charmed the spectators the most through its emotion or passion…