Deadline: 13 November 2019
Call for entries

Mentoring and exhibition residency program for international filmmakers

Dates: From December 1 to December 21st, 2019

Arthaus Residency is open to international filmmakers and film critics looking for an immersive experience in their work or research.

From December 1st to 21st, 2019, Arthaus will be home to four filmmakers, film critics or researchers working in any discipline of the visual arts: filmmaking, performance, writing, research, music/sound, stage and costume design, production, film events, etc.

With this Program, Arthaus intends to contribute to the visibility of emerging contemporary filmmakers, film critics and researchers, by presenting their work to the international audience visiting Havana to attend the 41st Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano.


Individuals or groups may apply. Applicants must be over 18 years of age and be able to prove experience in any film-related discipline. Each selected artist/researcher will participate in the Residency with the project proposed in their application.


Filmmakers may apply by presenting a work in progress to receive mentoring from a noted Cuban filmmaker.

Film critics and researchers may apply by presenting a research project, to receive mentoring from a noted Cuban film scholar.

Film presentation

Filmmakers may apply by presenting a completed film to be screened at the Arthaus Winter Film Program (

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General Calendar

Open call: September 25 to November 5, 2019

Notice to selected filmmakers: November 10, 2019

Residency Program: December 1 to 21, 2019

41st Havana Film Festival: December 5 to 12, 2019

entry fee – NO

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