Selections and Categories

Ethnografilm screens movies that advance our understanding of humans doing things, (or not doing things!) together.” Ethnografilm submissions are reviewed by an international panel with a spectacular diversity of opinions and tastes for nonfiction film!

Ethnografilm solicits submissions in four categories: Academic Feature, Documentary Feature, Academic Short, Documentary Short.

1. Academic Features and Shorts:  This category is comprised of films made by academics, researchers, and educators.  This is self-defined but typically this is a film where an academic, educator, or researcher plays a significant role such as director, producer, or editor.

2. Documentary Features and Shorts: The Documentary category includes any other nonfiction films.  They may be made by documentary filmmakers or any member of the general public.