Festival Handifim cinema et Handicap ()

Festival Handifilm



Deadlines

08 Apr 2023
Call for entries

31 Aug 2023
Festival closed

04 Dec 2023
Notification date

03 Dec 2023
05 Dec 2023

Address

4, Rue du Caire Angle Rue Gandhi Résidence El Menzah Apt. 17 Hassan,  10020, Rabat, Rabat, Morocco


Festival description
Handicap
Short film festival 20'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Themes
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2022
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  20'<
 Any language
 Subtitles 
French
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Festival start: 03 December 2023      Festival end: 05 December 2023

Festival dedicated to the handicap.

Películas que tratan de la problemática de la discapacidad.

A jury appointed by the organizers from among professionals in the cinema, health or education and associations working in the field of disability will award the films in competition one of the prizes mentioned below without the possibility of tied rank or of cumulative prizes:
- the big price,
- the prize for the best awareness message on disability,
- the jury prize,
- the prize for the best documentary,
- the prize for the best animated film,
- any other award or mention.

Article 1: The Handifilm Festival in Rabat is an annual artistic and socio-cultural event. In addition to the promotion of the seventh art through the promotion of film productions dealing with the theme of disability, it aims to develop a constructive vision on the use of the image of the disabled person in cinematographic and artistic works in general, and promote a culture welcoming diversity.

By weaving links of communication, networking, mutual aid and partnership with similar events on the national and international level, Handifilm works to make known Morocco, its specificities and its potential in terms of cinema and civilization in general.

Article 2: The 16th edition of the Handifilm Festival in Rabat will be organized by the Handifilm association from December 3 to 5, 2023, in Rabat.

Article 3: The Festival program includes:
- an official Competition section,
- a special competition section for juniors,
- a Panorama section,
- thematic conferences, master classes and workshops,
- debates around the films screened.

Article 4: The films proposed for selection and competing in the competitions must be:
- products after December 2021,
- have disability as the main theme or be made or played by people with disabilities,
- their duration of less than 20 minutes for the official competition and less than 15 minutes for the special junior competition,
- subtitled or dubbed in Arabic or French if the original language is not one of these 2 languages.


Article 5: To be admitted to participate in the special junior competition, films must meet one of the following two conditions:
- be written and produced collectively by high school students,
- be written, directed and filmed by young people under 24 years of age.




Article 6: Requests for participation must be received no later than August 31, 2023 at the following address: Association Handifilm, 4, Rue du Caire Angle Rue Gandhi Résidence El Menzah Apt. 17, Rabat – MOROCCO, by email to handifilm@ymail.com or via dedicated platforms.

Requests must be accompanied by:

- the film on a suitable medium or a download link,
- the registration form duly completed and signed by the producer or director,
- a copy of the filming authorization issued by the Moroccan Cinematographic Center for films shot in Morocco,
- two photos of at least two sequences of the film and all promotional material,
- a photo and biofilmography or C.V of the director.

DVDs sent for screening will not be returned to sender.


Article 7: A jury appointed by the organizers from among professionals in the cinema, health or education and associations working in the field of disability will award the films in competition one of the prizes mentioned below without the possibility of tied rank or of cumulative prizes:
- the big price,
- the prize for the best awareness message on disability,
- the jury prize,
- the prize for the best documentary,
- the prize for the best animated film,
- any other award or mention.


Article 8: The panorama section is open, without conditions of duration or production date, to fiction films, documentaries and reports related to the theme of the Festival.

Article 9: Anyone registering a film guarantees the information indicated on the registration form. The selection of a film does not imply the support of a representative of its production. This support remains at the sole discretion of the Handifilm association according to its budgetary possibilities.

Article 10: Any film registered and retained cannot be withdrawn from the programming.




Article 11: The Handifilm association reserves the right to use these films free of charge for programming labeled Handifilm by undertaking to notify the rights holders of the work.

Article 12: The Handifilm association promotes, supports and accompanies the films of the official selection as well as those of the parallel sections within the framework of screenings scheduled in other partner cultural events.

Article 13: Any case not provided for in these rules remains the responsibility of the organizers.

Article 14: Participation in the 16th edition of the Handifilm Festival in Rabat implies full adherence to these rules.


  

 
  

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