.FILM Domain Names

Create or transfer your domain name in .film from $109.74 per year all included.

.FILM domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by Motion Picture Domain Registry Pty Ltd since August 2015
Price: see the .FILM price list
Corresponding Gandi contract:https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .FILM is a generic extension open to members of the film industry
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, 2 years during Sunrise period and 1 year during Landrush period
Second-level extensions: no


Registration: all registration requests are subject to the followings criteria :
- you must be a member of the film industry, meaning a member of at least one of the associations, bodies or unions listed in this document
- you must be closely connected to the domain name (ex: the domain name may be your organization or personal name, a good or service you provide, an event that you organize...)
- If the domain name being applied for is an exact match of a film title, you must be the rights holder of the applied for film title
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, see this table
Registration period10 years max. Register a .film
Renewal period10 years max. Renew a .film
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
45 days
Restoration period30 days Restore a .film
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
5 days
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .film

Prices include Gandi's full range of services.

If you manage a larger portfolio of domain names, B to E rates are available with a discount of up to 50%.

Prices for United States, in $ (USD), for A rates. Change

Registration price/year 1 to 10 years $109.74
Renew price/year 1 to 10 years $109.74
Transfer - $96.99
Owner change - Free
Restore (more info) 1 to 10 years $159.79