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.


NAFA 2017 was held in Aarhus, Denmark, 21-25 August 2017. For more information about the festival, please visit the dedicated website: http://www.nafa-2017.dk.

Please use the submission form below for NAFA 2018, which will be held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 11-15 September 2018. The deadline for film submission is 10 March 2018. There is a dedicated website at http://cinetrans.org/festival

International Film Selection Committee, 2018:

  • Catarina Alves Costa (Anthropologist and film-maker, New University of Lisbon and Laranja Azul film production, Portugal)
  • Peter I. Crawford, Chairman (Anthropologist, film-maker and publisher, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway)
  • Knud Fischer-Møller (Anthropologist and film-maker, Copenhagen)
  • Alyssa Grossman (Anthropologist and film-maker, Department of Fine Art, University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
  • Orsolya Veraart (Anthropologist and film-maker, Tromsø, Norway)

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:

NAFA2018, 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 peter.crawford@uit.no. 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.