Submission Process

Here you will find important information about the Media Festival and the submission process.

1 September 2022 – 28 February 2023: Submission period

After you send your contribution, the IMFP office will check if your submission is complete and has been uploaded correctly. If something is missing we will contact you. After editorial check, all new festival entries will be published on this website. There is no limit to the number of entries you may submit or the length of your productions. Media products can be produced in any language. The official languages of the World Congress are English, French, Spanish and German. Please use one of these languages in completing your entry form.

May/June 2023: Jury Work

An experiences international jury will meet to asses all entries, and select the media products that are going to form the Shortlist.

September 2023: Shortlist Announcement

The IMFP shortlisted media products will be announced on this website and in our social media channels.

28–30 November 2023: IMFP Cinema

All shortlisted and winning productions will be presented to an international audience in the IMFP Cinema programme running throughout the World Congress in Sydney where you will have the chance to see outstanding media about safety and health at work!

28 November 2023: Special Media Session and Award Ceremony

From the Shortlist, the jury will choose the winners of the IMFP 2023. The winners will be announced in the presence of a large audience during the Special Media Session at the XXIII World Congress in Sydney, Australia.