Terms & Conditions

The directorate of the film festival encourages international film premieres in Sose International Film Festival’s competition and non-competition programs.


Preliminary  Selection of the films



The films winning in the competition program nominations are determined by the international jury, the members of which are selected by the film festival’s directorate. The film festival’s directorate  is obligated to also involve producers in the jury cast.



Films are accepted from February 14, 2017 until May 31, 2017

Preliminary selection results: July 5, 2017

Film screenings will be held from August 14, 2017 to October 2, 2017

Award ceremony: October 14


Competition Programs and Nominations

Main competition program

Feature, short and documentary films without thematic limitations.

Feature films competition (Sose statuette)

Short films competition (Sose statuette)

Documentary films competition (Sose statuette)


“Content is the woman” short feature films competition

Short feature films, the main topic of which is the woman.


“Student” competition program

Only students can participate with their student works.

As an encouragement prize, the director that lives in Armenia and wins in the Best student work nomination will be granted his/her 1-year tuition by the film festival, and the student director studying abroad will be given a certificate.