Международный детский кинофестиваль - Kids Movie Fest ()


01 Mar 2020
Call for entries

08 May 2020
Festival closed

08 Jul 2020
Notification date

10 Oct 2020
11 Oct 2020


Чешская,6,  01001, Kyev, Киев, Ukraine

Festival description
Young directors from 8 to 18 years old.
Short film festival >1' 20'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2016
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 20'<
 Any language
English Ukrainian
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Festival start: 10 October 2020      Festival end: 11 October 2020

In spring in Kiev the International Children's Film Festival "Kids Movie Fest" takes place.

MDM "Kids Movie Fest" Invites to take part in the festival
Young directors aged from 8 to 17 years, as well as group work of film schools, studios and other screen projects.

Applications are accepted until May 1, 2019.

The festival takes all kinds of screen art. Timing-up to 20 minutes. It can be games, documentary, animated video works, both individual directors and film schools.

Purpose of the festival

Networking. To establish connections between different film schools of the world, to exchange experience and achievements.

• Create a platform for self-realization.

• To popularize film art among children and teenagers.

• To demonstrate to adult colleagues from the world of cinema the creative potential of children.

• To give children a sense of competition in the film industry.
In the days of the festival in the cinema will be held children's castings, master classes of plasticine and sand animation, presentations of educational programs of film Schools of the world, training acting, operator, directing. Lectures from meters of film art. The Festival team organizes a film production cycle for children! Children hitting the cinema immediately plunge into the film production and will pass all stages of the creation of cinema.

The show is divided into five categories: * The first-the youngest, * The second-the average, * the third-the eldest, * The fourth-animation, * The fifth-out-of-competition film about children from adult directors

Nominations in four categories

In the first category (7-11 years) awarded awards:

● The best idea of the film;
● for originality;
● Audience Award.

In the second category (12 – 14 years) awarded awards:

● Best movie;
● Best female role;
● Best male role;
● Audience Award.

In the third category (15-18 years) awarded awards:

● Best game movie;
● Best Documentary film;
● The best idea of the film;
● Best operator's work;
● Best female role;
● Best male role;
● The best sound solution;
● Audience Award.

Nominations in the competition of children's animation:

● For the idea of the film;
● For the technical performance of the film;

In addition, the children's jury makes selection in the following nominations:

● For the relevance of the topic
● The saddest movie;
● The most honest movie;
● The most hilarious movie.


Statuette of the Festival "Kidsmoviefest".
Free Annual training course at Kids Movie School.
A trip to the best film camps in the world.
Special prizes from sponsors and partners

Terms and conditions of participation:

O Age of participants from 7 to 18 years.

o Films taken in the last two years in relation to the festival date are eligible for participation

o duration of the film claimed not more than 20 minutes.

o type of media for selection of the Internet (N-r: Gmail repositories).

o Media type for display: FULL HD, MPEG

O Speech Language: original.

o Subtitle language: English or Ukrainian.

O to participate it is necessary to send a request for mail kidsmoviefest@gmail.com

o applications are accepted until May 1, 2019.

o application can be filled out on the site: https://www.kidsmoviefest.com.ua



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