Date: May 13 - 24, 2009
Call for Entry Deadline: February 16, 2009
Unless a special waiver is granted, films must comply with the following conditions in order to be selected: they have been made during the 18 months preceding the Festival; they have not been presented at major international festivals; they do not exceed 60 minutes in running-time.
N.B. Documentaries are not accepted.
Awards: The Jury designates three awards. The first prize winner receives 15,000 Euros, the second 11,250 Euros and the third 7,500 Euros. These prizes are to be awarded in order to help the prize winners to finance their next film project which will mention in the credits "The making of this film has been made possible with the support of the Cinéfondation of the Festival de Cannes".