Los Cabos Film Festival closed its call for industry submissions on September 1st. There is a total of 462 projects from 39 countries, registered in the three categories of Gabriel Figueroa Film Fund platform: Film and TV in the development stage, and works in progress. Thus, the Festival reiterates its commitment to supporting and completing film and television projects.

We thank all the participants who registered their work and our industry partners who each year help Gabriel Figueroa Film Fund to grow.


The number of received entries in each category is the following:

  • Film in development: 288 projects
  • TV in development: 99 projects
  • Work in progress: 75 projects

19 participants (10 films in development, 4 TV projects in development, and 5 works in progress) will be selected from the total number of entries. They will compete for a prize of over $4,000,000.00 MX and will take part in the Los Cabos Industry Meetings. Each project’s representatives will travel to Los Cabos to hold a series of one-on-one meetings with distinguished members of the international film industry, including sales agency representatives, distributors, production companies, international festivals, TV stations, streaming on demand platforms, financial funds, etc.

The 19 participants will be announced on October 3rd. The prize awarding ceremony and the announcement of the winners of Gabriel Figueroa Film Fund will take place during the 6th edition of Los Cabos Film Festival, which will be held from the 8th to the 12th of October, 2017, in Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico.