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FreeNetWorld: Call for entries 2012 EXTENDED

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FreeNetWorld 2012- Call for participation Fifth international film festival FreeNetWorld will be held from 4th till 6th of October 2012. We would like to invite filmmakers from around the world to submit their films. Participation deadline for sending all required information and films is the 15th of August 2012. Ganre: fiction - drama and comedy, documentary, animations, experimental/ music video Theme: Free Choice To be eligible the films must be: ...

FREENETWORLD FILM FESTIVAL

FreeNetWorld 2012- Call for participation
Fifth international film festival FreeNetWorld will be held from 4th till 6th of October 2012.
We would like to invite filmmakers from around the world to submit their films.
Participation deadline for sending all required information and films is the 5th of August 2012.

Ganre:

  • fiction - drama and comedy,
  • documentary,
  • animations,
  • experimental/ music video

Theme: Free Choice
To be eligible the films must be:

  • produced after the 1st of January 2011;
  • less than 30 minutes in length;
  • subtitled in the English language, unless the dialog is in English;

Awards:

  • Free NET World Open Movie Award
  • The best documentary film
  • The best animated film
  • The best fiction
  • The best music video/experimental film
  • Special audience ‘s choise award

Participation procedure:
The entry form with all required information and with copy of the film has to be sent to us until 15th of July 2012. There are no limits for number of films that one author can submit.
Video preview formats are: HDV, DV, mini DV, DVD, mp4, 3g2, 3gp, 3gp2, 3gpp, asf, asx, avi, divx, mts, m2t, m2ts, m2v, m4v, mkv, mov, mp4, mpe, mpeg, mpg, ogg, wmv.
The screening copy of the film that must be made available for the festival must be in PAL standard  in the following formats: HDV, DVCAM, miniDV and DVD.
Selection and Notification:
As we expect to receive several hundred submissions we regret that we can only write to the selected filmmakers. If you do not recieve any feedback from festival ’s coordinator till August 15 2012, that means that you haven’t been successful this time. In that case, we hope that you will participate next year with your new art film.
Costs: The applicant is responsible for the costs of sending copy!
Annotation on the package: "NO COMMERCIAL VALUE; CULTURAL PURPOSES ONLY".
Mail:
Put a link in our online entry form from your hosting service, official servers (rapidshare, sendspace, megaupload, hotfile etc.) or by post mail:
Vladimir Ilic,
FreeNetWorld International Film Festival,
Heroja Pop Mice 8,
18000 Nis, Serbia

Danio Rerio (Improve The Zebrafish)

Director: GWeil.
The Danio rerio (zebrafish) is in India. It is usually used in keeping tropical fish and in laboratory, it serves as model body there. The Yorktown Technologie company manipulated genetically Danio rerio sold under the name of GloFish. This not natural animal is very alive, it is a commercial success... Experimental Movie, the images of which were got back here and there. There is no recording realized specifically for this project. Le poisson-zèbre (Danio rerio) se trouve en Inde. Il est couramment utilisé en aquariophilie et en laboratoire, il y sert d'organisme modèle. La société Yorktown Technologie a manipulé génétiquement un Danio rerio vendu sous le nom de GloFish. Cet animal non naturel est bien vivant, c'est un succès commercial... Film expérimental, dont les images ont été récupérées de ci de là, il n'y a aucune prise de vue réalisée spécifiquement pour ce projet.

Magmart Videoart Festival: video under Volcano

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MAGMART | VIDEO UNDER VOLCANOInternational Videoart Festival - VII EditionIs now starting the new edition of Magmart, the well-know and wide participated Festival of videoart.Our call for entry is open to all artists, without limits of age or nationality. We invite you to participate, and to spread the world about - on your blog, your website, among your artist friends, on art-related portal and website of your country.Read the rules, connect to our website, and be one of us! RULESThe Festival i...

MAGMART | International Videoart Festival - VII Edition

MAGMART | VIDEO UNDER VOLCANO
International Videoart Festival - VII Edition
Is now starting the new edition of Magmart, the well-know and wide participated Festival of videoart.
Our call for entry is open to all artists, without limits of age or nationality. We invite you to participate, and to spread the world about - on your blog, your website, among your artist friends, on art-related portal and website of your country.
Read the rules, connect to our website, and be one of us!

Doritos The crash is back! the rules!

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DORITOS® Crash the Super Bowl Ad Contest ("Contest") OFFICIAL RULES (AMENDED AS OF SEPTEMBER 27, 2011). THE FOLLOWING CONTEST IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW. DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST UNLESS YOU ARE LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE THE CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PRO...

Making Short Film: Learn from my mistakes, not yours!

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I'm an actor and a story writter. Thought of tranforming my stories into short films, all 7 stories! So, I dared to be a film maker with a very small budget. With an intelligent guss work, I went ahead and completed 3 short films on a self created character of "Billy Moore".  My friends tell me they are good and amusing  films. Not knowing fully the process of submitting them to the festivals like sending screeners have to be followed by preview material submission, I just we...

Satu?

Director: Nadiya Bilokon.
A little girl wanted different miracles in her life so she made a magic wand. She dreamt of different wonderful things she could ever do. But she was just a girl. Once she met a fairy over the books in her lock in the bedroom. But why she can't make girl's dream come true?

A Typical World

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Director: Michihito Fujii.
Winter 2010; A man stabs and kills random strangers in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Kanda leaves the office early to visit the grave of his girlfriend who was killed in a similar crime 3 years ago to grieve, mourn, and ridicule the typical world he lives in.

I am just an extra

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Director: Michihito Fujii.
I walk in front of the camera, I am surrounded by the entire film staff. And yet nobody sees me, nobody notices me, nobody talks to me. I am just an extra.

Traces of light

Director: Claire Walka.
In the magic atmosphere of a summer night four different people stray around in the dark, looking for some joy or trying to overcome their melancholia. For some moments their paths cross and they get closer, but they also drift apart. In the end, they all get together by a tune that makes them feel connected, even if maybe only for this night.

Second Imphal International Short Film Festival 2013

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The Second edition of Imphal International Short Film Festival (IISFF) will be held from March 24-28th, 2013 in Manipur, India. More than 100 short films will be screened during the five day event. Imphal International Short Film Festival is the biggest event in North East India & promoted by "Legend Studio Manipur and Action for Social Advancement (ASA) Manipur" with the support of Film Forum Manipur. 1. Every short film produced between the period (April 2012 ...

NA-RASA or if we want to pass Baudrillard's throat...

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Director: Muhamad Amin Shakeri.

Magmart | video under volcano, international videoart festival

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From October 2010 to March 2011, will take place the VI edition of Magmart | video under volcano, international videoart festival. The Festival is realized in partnership with CAM - Casoria Contemporary Art Museum. The Festival activity begins on October 15 with the publishing of the call for participation, and will end with the screening of all videos participant, scheduled for March, at headquarters of Foundation Universal Forum of Cultures, followed by the screening of 30 selected videos at ...

Interview with filmmakers, Benjamin and Christopher Blaine

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This month we’ve been chatting to brothers, Ben and Chris Blaine – two self-taught filmmakers who have learnt their craft by mistakes, flukes and a lot of hard work. They own the production company Charlie Productions and their impressive portfolio of films include the BAFTA shortlisted Russell Square and award-winning Hallo Panda. The pair is also heavily involved in Shooting People – the international networking organisation dedicated to the support and promotion of indepe...

CIFF (Submissions)

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SUBMISSIONS Submissions are accepted for consideration. Our inaugural year (2010) is exhibition only – not a competition. At least one filmmaker representing the production is highly recommended to attend. Filmmakers are encouraged to contact international governmental and arts organizations for assistance to attend. Productions should have some measure of success either through festival recognition or distribution, so that the visiting filmmaker is able to be a role model ...

The Third Annual Love Unlimited Film Festival and Arts Exhibition

 

This film festival takes place in the following locations:

Austin, TX - March 2011

Urbana, IL - April 2011

Los Angeles, CA - April 2011

Portland, OR - May 2011

website: www.LoveAndDiversity.org

standard deadline: 12/31/2010

late deadline: 1/31/2011

contact: Festival Organizers

theme: The Love Unlimited Film Festival and Arts Exhibition is dedicated to international outreach in order to promote love through Film, Visual Arts, Music, Writing and Screenplay Writing. Ticket fees to the events are always low with no one turned away for lack of funds making our event accessible to everyone. This festival offers an extremely large variety of certificates and awards for films, screenplays and much more as well as exposure at venues in several large cities during some of the country's largest media events. All submissions dealing with any aspect of love are welcome. Anybody who submits a copy of their film will have their film included in our annual film program even if it is not officially selected and shown in the festival.  Many awards will be given to filmmakers and screenplay writers.  Love Unlimited. A Legend Born: The Re-birth of the Artist that you were always destined to be."

 

 

Preview formats: .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2), .WMV (Windows Media), .FLV (Flash Video), .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved), .CD-ROM, .MOV (QuickTime)

Exhibition formats: DVD (Region 0 or 1) or Blu-Ray

fee: $15-$20

theme: all

category: all

 

Art By Chance

ART BY CHANCE is a brand new Ultra Short Film Festival that aired May-June-July 2009 in 13 countries and in over 70 cities around the world for the first time and was viewed by more than 1 billion people worldwide.
ART BY CHANCE-10 will take place in May 2010 in several countries and cities around the world again. ART BY CHANCE submission is now open for TIME themed 30 second films!

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