for the European Film Festival - Jordan 2020

For all creative minds & mobile filmmakers out there!

Do you love filming with your smartphone?

The competition is part of the 32nd edition of the European Film Festival in Jordan, organized by the European Union in Jordan & EUNIC Jordan in partnership with SAE Institute - Amman Jordan.

The submissions for the EUFF Mobile Film Competition are open in two categories:

  1. Fiction Film
  2. Documentary Film

The overall theme of the EUFF Mobile Film Competition in both categories is: ‘Quarantine Discoveries’.

Rules & Regulations:

  • Age: Participants must be at least 15 years old;
  • Submission: only one film per filmmaker for each category (Fiction & Documentary) is allowed;
  • All films must by uploaded in high-quality on YouTube and must be filmed with mobile phones only;
  • Production equipment is allowed (eg. any equipment, lights, cranes, dollies, etc);
  • The video produced must be an individual creation, directed by a filmmaker him/herself.
  • Prize: One prize per film will be offered regardless of the number of people credited.


  • Short Fiction Film - 1:00 minute to 02:00 minutes including credits.
  • Documentary Film - 2:00 minute to 3:00 minutes including credits
  • If a submitted film has a different duration, it will be disqualified and not reviewed.


    • HD 720 YouTube (1080 or 720, but lower possible), Horizontal full screen.
    • 4K Videos are also accepted.
    • If a submitted film is not in a required format, it will be disqualified and not reviewed.


      • The first, second and last place winners will win prizes offered by SAE Institute Amman

    Movie Submission:

    1-Fill the application form (link in post) and
    attach it to your submission email

    2-Send your submission by email to;

    Selection process:

    The selection committee will pick the finalists, who’s
    videos will be shared on our Facebook page to start the voting process, the
    film with the larger number of votes will be the first place winner.

    Hurry up and send your submission!

    Last date for submitting the videos will be on 5 September, 2020.