NAFA Film Festival Entry Form


The NAFA International Ethnographic Film Festival has taken place since 1979. For a list of festivals over the years please download attached PDF file.

The deadline for submission for NAFA 2019 was 17 April 2019. Please use the submission form below for NAFA 2020.

This year the festival will be held in cooperation with Viscult in Joensuu, Finland, 22-25 October 2019. The 2019 film selection committee consists of:

  • Jouko Aaltonen (Helsinki)
  • Catarina Alves-Costa (Lisbon)
  • Bata Diallo (Bamako/Tromsø)
  • Knud Fischer-Møller (Copenhagen)
  • Daniela Vavrova (Cairns)
  • Peter I. Crawford (chair, Tromsø)

Please note that if you submit your film online or for download you must ensure that the selection committee has access until the selection is completed.

Please also note that films previously submitted to NAFA will not be eligible for selection.

If not submitting an online version, please send by mail 1 copy (or 2 copies) of the film on DVD to:

NAFA2019, c/o Peter I. Crawford, ISV/Anthropology, SVHUM D3008, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, P.O. Box 6050, Langnes, N-9037 Tromsø, Norway Phone Peter I. Crawford: +47 96953520, e-mail If sending by courier the street address is: Hansine Hansens Veg 18.

English spoken and/or films with English subtitles only accepted for screening
* The NAFA Film Collection presents selected films for educational and non-commercial use, in addition to the films selected for the festival.