Reserve your .film domain
It is essential to choose one or more extensions, also known as suffixes (or TLDs) — which are located on the right after the domain name you are reserving. It is sometimes a good idea to consider several extensions, so that you have total freedom as you develop your website architecture(s), activity type, brand image, SEO or geographical presence.
Included with your domain name
Link your domain name to your website, manage your email addresses, and configure your subdomains directly from the OVHcloud Control Panel.
Secure DNS authentication with your domain name (to be enabled).
Protection against theft
Protect yourself against fraudulent domain name transfer requests.
Redirect your domain name to a webpage of your choice.
The life cycle of .film
.film domain name reservation
Any natural or legal person may register a .film domain name if he or she meets at least one of the following criteria:
- Member of the film industry The applicant must be associated with the film industry. They may be a natural person or legal person who fits into one of the following two criteria:
- The applicant is actively involved in the film industry (e.g. producers, distributors, sales agents, studios, directors, writers, photographers, technicians, actors, press, film festivals, associations); or
- The applicant provides products or services to the film industry (e.g. lawyers, agents, PR and marketing firms, financiers, designers, equipment suppliers, domain registrars, IT and hosting providers).
- The domain name must be the applicant’s organisation or personal name; a good or service that the applicant provides; an event that the applicant organises...
- Where the domain name being applied for matches a film title exactly, then the applicant must be the rights holder of the applied for film title.
|Booking Period||1 to 10 years|
|Renewal Period||1 to 10 years|
|Domain size||1 to 63 characters|
|Internationalised domain names (IDN) supported||Yes|
.film domain name renewal
|Warning emails 60, 30, 15, 7 and 3 days before the expiry date:||✓|
|Email the day of expiration for notification of suspension of a domain name.||✓|
|Email following the Redemption Grace Period for notification of deletion of domain name.||✓|
|Renew directly on www.ovhcloud.com||✓|
|Renew via your Control Panel||✓|
.film domain name transfer
|Time to complete the transfer||5 - 10 days|
.film domain name owner change
.film domain name reactivation
|Redemption period||30 days|
|Reactivation by the owner||✓|