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

competition© Sarah Makharine


Young European filmmakers are invited to Angers to present their first films to the audience, industry professionals and press. About 100 films are screened in 7 official categories: European feature films, Diagonales, European and French short films, European student films, European animated films and Short films for kids.
Scrips are read in public by professional actors.
European feature films
European and french short films
Student films
Animated films
Short films for kids
Scripts readings
hors competition© Anti-worlds Petit FilmFrakas Productions


Unreleased films in previews and "cartes blanches" to discover nuggets and references of genre cinema.
© Carole Bethuel

Opening / Closing

The opening and closing ceremonies are followed by a film preview.

© Diaphana


A selection of previews, presented by the film teams, in collaboration with the French independent distributors.


© Gebeka Films

Special screenings

Meeting with Samir Guesmi, Frédéric Bélier-Garcia and Jérôme Clément, a day with Florence Miailhe, short films of the residents of the Angers Workshops, cine-concert : Burlesques in Madness

© Judicaël Perrin


Mia Hansen-Løve, Samir Guesmi and Vincent Le Port will chair the Feature Film, Short Film and Diagonal juries. Discover all the juries.


Find the list of prizes awarded to the films in competition.