Festival Internacional De Cine Documental · Pampa Docfest ()

International Documentary Film Festival · Pampa DocFest · Colonia Santa Teresa



Deadlines

02 Dec 2020
Call for entries

01 Feb 2021
Festival closed

05 Mar 2021
Notification date

04 Mar 2021
06 Mar 2021

Address

Almirante Brown 740,  6312, Colonia Santa Teresa, La Pampa, Argentina


Festival description
Short film festival >5' 30'<
Feature film festival >30'


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >5' 30'<
 Feature Films  >30'
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Festival start: 04 March 2021      Festival end: 06 March 2021

Colonia Santa Teresa is a small farming town in the south of the province of La Pampa, in Argentina. Here we strive so that culture and art also flourish. That is why, together with the Angular narrative journalism platform, we created the 1st. International Documentary Film Festival - Pampa DocFest.

The jury may award, together with the official prizes with financial amounts, a special mention in each of the sections, without these having any financial endowment. The prizes may not be declared void, nor may those that entail an economic endowment be awarded ex aequo.

• Best International Documentary Feature Award, endowed with Ar$ 25,000 (argentine peso)
• Best International Documentary Short Film Award, endowed with Ar$ 25,000 (argentine peso)
• Best Documentary Latin American Rurality Award, endowed with Ar$ 25,000 (argentine peso)
• Audience Award for Best Documentary (*)

(*) The Public Prize that is awarded will be made by the public vote (whose score will be the average of the votes cast) and with special participation from the Accredited Press. This recognition includes a statuette and a diploma, but not financial remuneration.

International Documentary Film Festival - Pampa DocFest
Colonia Santa Teresa

1. TERMS & CONDITIONS

International Documentary Feature Film
Documentary feature films made after January 1, 2019 that have not been commercially released in theaters, video, television, audiovisual event in Argentina or VOD platforms.

International Documentary Short Film
The duration of the short films may not exceed 30 minutes. (conditions?)

Documentary «Latin American Rurality»
Documentaries that portray aspects of rural life in Latin America (of any duration; films shot outside of urban contexts will be considered in this category), made after January 1, 2019; that have not been commercially released in theaters, video, television, audiovisual event in Argentina or VOD platforms.

2. SELECTION PROCESS AND AWARDS

Registration and documentation
In order to participate in the first edition of Pampa DocFest it is mandatory to create a profile on FESTHOME (www.festhome.com), and complete the form on our website: www.festival.espacioangular.org . The mere fact of uploading the film to the FESTHOME platform does not imply that it is registered for the Festival. For this, it is necessary to comply with all the requirements indicated above, prior to the following dates:

• Documentaries Official Section: January 31, 2021

If you do not follow the process before the deadline, the audiovisuals will be excluded from the selection process.

3. JURIES

The Festival Management will appoint the juries for each category in competition, whose decisions will be final and will not have to be justified. People with interests in production, distribution or any other type of exploitation or participation with the audiovisuals selected for the competition may not be part of the juries.

The juries of the different categories may grant a maximum of two prizes to the same audiovisual, and may grant, together with the official prizes, special mentions. The prizes of all categories may not be declared void, nor may those that involve a financial prize be awarded ex aequo.

The juries of the different sections in competition undertake not to publicly express their considerations about the selection of audiovisuals for which they have to issue their decisions.

The Festival Management may be present, with voice but without vote, in the deliberations and communications of the different juries.

4. AWARDS

The jury may award, together with the official prizes with financial amounts, a special mention in each of the sections, without these having any financial endowment. The prizes may not be declared void, nor may those that entail an economic endowment be awarded ex aequo.

• Best International Documentary Feature Award, endowed with Ar $ 25,000
• Best International Documentary Short Film Award, endowed with Ar $ 25,000
• Best Documentary Latin American Rurality Award, endowed with Ar $ 25,000
• Audience Award for Best Documentary (*)

(*) The Public Prize that is awarded will be made by the public vote (whose score will be the average of the votes cast) and with special participation from the Accredited Press. This recognition includes a statuette and a diploma, but not financial remuneration.

5. PAYMENT OF PRIZES

In all categories, the financial award of the prizes will be paid to the production company or the audiovisual director. In case there are several directors, the awards will be made effective to the one who, by mutual agreement between them, designate as the main director before the Organization and thus communicate it in writing. In case there are several production companies participating in the financing of audiovisuals, the prizes will be paid to the production company with the greatest economic participation (which will act as representative of the entire production), upon authorization to its favor of the remaining production companies.
The economic amount of the prizes will be subject to the deductions determined by the legislation in force at the time of their payment by the Festival Organization, and will be understood, in any case, included in the economic allocation of said prizes.

6. OBLIGATIONS OF THE AWARDED AUDIOVISUALS

The production companies must send the Festival copies of the award-winning audiovisuals or high-quality screening passes. It will be appreciated if you include the reference of the award received (logo / honors).

7. REQUIREMENTS OF THE SELECTED AUDIOVISUALS

Once the selection of an audiovisual has been made and communicated by the Festival and its participation confirmed by the production / distribution company that registered it, it cannot be withdrawn.
The award event will be held in Santa Teresa. We hope to have the presence of the filmmakers, but the Organization will not finance travel. It will grant lodging and lunch for the duration of the Festival. Due to reasons of public knowledge (pandemic), there are possibilities that the date of said event will move. If so, it will be communicated through official channels.

The entry of an audiovisual to competition implies full acceptance and compliance with the Terms & Conditions and their possible annexes.

8. PROGRAMMING AND EXHIBITION RIGHTS

During the event, the organization reserves the right to display the selected audiovisuals in as many public sessions as it deems appropriate. In this regard, the production companies will assign the rights for its public exhibition during the Festival's celebration at no cost to it and being exempted from the payment of screening fees.
The organization reserves the right to incorporate into the Festival archive a copy of the winning audiovisuals for non-profit cultural uses.

9. VERSIONS

All the projection copies of the audiovisuals selected in the different sections of the Festival will be presented in their original version, and those whose original language is not Spanish must include subtitles in this language.

10. PROJECTION FORMATS

The projection copies in Digital Cinema Package (DCP) will remain in the possession of the Festival until the conclusion of the last screening scheduled within the Festival. In addition, the company that has registered the selected film must certify the proper functioning of the copy (audio / video synchronization, color, etc.). The Festival reserves the right not to accept copies that, after the necessary technical checks, are not suitable for projection, providing a technical report to the film's representatives and requesting a new copy. The festival will not be responsible for the return of copies sent in physical form.

11. CATALOG AND DOCUMENTATION

The documentation and materials requested by the festival for the official catalog, programming guide and website (synopsis, biofilmography, artistic and technical file, photographs of the director and the film, trailers and other audiovisual materials) will be taken from the online registration form of selected audiovisuals that must be completed before the dates indicated in point 2.
If you need additional material, it will be required by the Festival to be delivered on specified dates.

12. PRESS AND PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL

The Festival Press department will contact the respective production and / or distribution companies of the selected audiovisuals in order to supervise and coordinate the materials included in the selection form, and to which the media and the accredited will have access through the Web “Press Room”.
The production and / or distribution companies of the selected feature films, short films and documentaries authorize, by accepting their participation, the use of one or more fragments of their title for their dissemination as informative material in any media.

13. ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS

These participation bases may be supplemented or modified by the Festival Management with as many other attachments as it deems appropriate, prior to the start date of the Ira. Edition of the International Documentary Film Festival of Cnia. Santa Teresa and prior communication to the interested parties.
Their interpretation will be the exclusive competence of the Festival Management.

14. CONTACT
International Documentary Film Festival. Santa Teresa.
info@espacioangular.org
www.festival.espacioangular.org
+54 9 2923 582027


  

 
  

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