.film domain names


.FILM is a generic extension open to everyone

It includes

  • a free SSL certificate to secure your domain
  • LiveDNS nameservers Anycast + DNSSEC
  • 10,000 aliases and forwarding addresses

Why .film?

A .film domain name for professionals in the field

Dedicated to the film industry, buying a .film domain name is first of all a great way to promote your audio-visual project. A .film domain name is also a great choice for film-related professionals, such as:

  • Production companies
  • Talent agencies
  • Entertainment industry contractors.

A .film domain name enhances your brand image

A .film domain name offers an opportunity to any brand, business, or organization interested in developing their brand image through a promotional film, or even a series dedicated to their business. A .film domain name can help you create a mini-site entirely devoted to your communication campaign. A .film domain name offers maximum visibility, since the term "film" is recognized in many languages.

Quickly register your .film domain name

The .film domain ending is open to everyone. In a few clicks, you can register your domain name, provided it's still available. These domain names are attributed on a first come, first served basis. If you want to transfer your domain name, the process is quick and easy, and will extend your domain's renewal date by one year.

.film domain prices



per year
  • From 1 to 10 years



  • Renews the domains for the minimum allowed duration



per year
  • From 1 to 9 years
  • Late renewal (domain suspended): 45 days after the domain's expiration date - $134.99
Pricing Options Prices for United States, taxes excluded, in $ (USD)

Other prices and periods


30 days after the late renewal period


the first year, then renewal at normal price

Owner Change


Does not change the expiration date

Period before release

Pending Delete

5 days

after the restoration period

Rules and particularities of .film domain names

Creation date

Related Contract

View the .film contract

.FILM domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by Motion Picture Domain Registry Pty Ltd since August 2015

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .FILM is a generic extension open to everyone
Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and third and fourth place)
IDN (accented domain names): yes
Registration period: 1 to 10 years during general availability
Second-level extensions: no


Registration: You must warrant that your domain name and its use will be consistent with the mission and purpose of the .FILM that is to benefit internet users by ensuring increased trust, convenience and utility, and develop an internet space for the film industry, allowing the general public across the globe to engage directly with content relating to films, actors and actresses, and related organisations and associations, products and services.
Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date
Disputes: URS and UDRP
Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, is older than 60 days and has not been transferred in the last 60 days. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by email) and renews the domain name for one year
Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date is unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days

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