date festival


Revealing new European directors through a selection of a hundred first films, this is one of the main objective of the Festival.


Young European filmmakers are invited to Angers to present their first films to the audience, industry professionals and press. More than 80 films are screened in 8 official categories:
Feature films (european et french)
Short films (european et french)
Student films
Animated films
Short films for kids

Scrips are read in public by professional actors.
Feature film scripts
Short film scripts

hors competition

Out of competition

A selection of films out of competition is presented in different categories :
Next Shots, a selection of films by young directors following their discovery at the Festival,
Air numérique, web movies or VR,
My first session, various programs of European short films to discover from 3 years old and
From the page to the screen, public reading of the short film already shot following by the screening of the film.


Opening / Closing ceremonies
Special screenings


The details of the awards.



The composition of the official jury.