MakeDox 2021 – Creative Documentary Film Festival

The MakeDox International Creative Documentary Film Festival has opened submissions for 2021 and calls all filmmakers around the world to participate in its competition programs.

Documentary films of all running times are eligible for submission. Topics, style and production technologies are not limited.

For this 12th edition of the Festival, winning films will be selected in five competition categories.

The MakeDox 2021 festival program includes the following sections:

  • Onion — for Best Film in the Main Competition Program
  • Young Onion — for Best Film by first or second-time director
  • Onion Seed — for Best Short Film
  • Sliced Onion — for Best Student Film
  • Moral Approach — for the film with best ethical approach

The Festival focuses on creating a stimulating environment for the exchange of experience and knowledge of documentary creation and promotion of films with cinematographic quality, offering the creative point of view of an author, both in terms of content as well as in form. Priority is given to national, regional and foreign premieres.

MakeDox is organized by the citizen’s association MakeDox. The 2021 festival is scheduled for 19-26 August, 2021 in Skopje, North Macedonia.

MakeDox 2021 – Entry Fees

The early bird deadline is 21st February 2021 and entry fees are discounted for submissions before it expires.

  • Earlybird deadline (from 21st of January 2021 till 21st of February 2021)
    • Main Competition Program: $17
    • Newcomer Program: $12
    • Short Program: $7
    • Student Program: $5
  • Regular deadline (from 21st of February 2021 till 15th of April 2021)
    • Main Competition Program: $25
    • Newcomer Program: $20
    • Short Program: $15
    • Student Program: $10
  • Late deadline (from 15th of April 2021 till 15th of May 2021)
    • Main Competition Program: $30
    • Newcomer Program: $25
    • Short Program: $20
    • Student Program: $15