15 May 2020





The 16th Montreal International Black Film Festival ( MIBFF)

MIBFF has become today’s largest black film festival in Canada. It is a dynamic, bold and innovative festival that fosters the development of the independent film industry and which offers a new and refreshing look on a growing, rich and original film industry.This is a contest to design the poster of the festival.

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Are you a graphic designer, artist, illustrator, poster designer or photographer who loves film and diversity? Are you creative, open-minded or imaginative? Send your poster proposals for the 16th edition of the Montreal Black Film Festival

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Graphic design
  • Photography
  • Illustration
  • Art
  • Poster designing

Required Languages

English and French (for the description only).

Eligible Countries


Program Period

September 30 – October 4, 2020

The winning project and the name of the winner will be published in July on the MIBFF website

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The contest is open to everyone, both professionals and amateurs.
  • Participants under the age of 18 must have parental consent to participate in the contest.


  • Writing and images must be copyright free.
  • The text and poster must be vector-based and editable.
  • They accept the following file types: ai, eps , psd et indd.
  • Each participant submitting a proposal recognizes that he/she is the author of the poster.

For more information click here

Opportunity Cost


  • The MIBFF will award a prize of $500 (Canadian dollars) to the winner.
  • The winner will be invited to participate in the festival with an award of a free pass to the majority of activities. However, please note that travel, hotel or related fees will not be paid by the festival.

How to Apply

First Step: Submit the form here

  • Format required for pre-selection:  Resolution must be at least 300 dpi.
  • FINAL FORMATS:  The official festival poster will produced in a range of formats (width x height): 4 x 6 feet;  27 x 40 inches; 24 x 36 inches; 18 x 24 inches; 7 x 9 inches etc.

The poster must mention:


September 30 – October 4, 2020

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rowan Adel Zaghloul/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Hager Darwish/ Egypt
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