AVANCA - International Meeting of Cinema, Tv, Video and Multimedia (26)



Deadlines

26 Nov 2021
Call for entries

31 Dec 2021
Standard deadline

17 Apr 2022
Festival closed

08 Jul 2022
Notification date

27 Jul 2022
31 Jul 2022

Address

Rua Dr.Egas Moniz, 159,  3860-078, Avanca, Avanca, Portugal


Festival description
Short film festival 30'<
Feature film festival >60'


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2020
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  30'<
 Feature Films  >60'
 Any language
 Subtitles 
English Portuguese
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English


Festival start: 27 July 2022      Festival end: 31 July 2022

Objective
The objective is to trace a global perspective of the contemporary features in cinema, television, video, and multimedia.

1 – Prizes
A prize will be attributed to the best work of each category: Cinema (feature film), Cinema (short feature), Television, Video VR and trailer.

Prizes, among others, will also be given to the Best Animation, Best Actor/Actress and Best Cinematography Direction.

In the Cinema category (feature film), since only a maximum of 4 works are selected, all of them will automatically receive a special mention.

The international jury is composed of cinema professionals invited by the organization.

The selected films may be an object of acquisition proposals for the Portuguese market (cinema, television, video, VOD).

2 – World Premiere Prize
Films that have their world premiere in the AVANCA 2022, regardless of the submitted category, are also candidates to the World Premiere Special Prize. Candidates must indicate in the entry form if the film is a world premiere.

3 – Filmmaker Prize
Filmmakers under the age of 30 and over 60, will be candidates for the Junior Filmmaker Award and the Senior Filmmaker Award respectively.

Regulations

AVANCA 2022
26th International Meeting of Cinema, Television, Video and Multimedia

22, 27 to 31 July
Deadline: April 17th, 2022

1 - Objective
The objective is to trace a global perspective of the contemporary features in cinema, television, video and multimedia.

2 - Conditions of Admission
Works admitted for selection must join the following conditions:

- Be produced after January 1st, 2020;
- Unreleased in Portugal;
- Not available on the web.

Registrations in the following categories are admitted:

CINEMA: short and feature films in fiction and animation;

TELEVISION: documentaries;

VIDEO: experimental videos less than 20 minutes long;

VR FILMS: films in virtual reality 360°, narrative or experimental, but with no interactivity.

Tv SERIES: fiction and documentaries. In this case, the submitter must send only a single episode.

TRAILER IN MOTION – video clips and trailers* - all trailers sent with the submitted films will be considered for this competition.
* trailers up to 3 minutes

3 - Submission
Works must be registered until April 17th, 2022, by completing the online registration form available on www.avanca.com

The payment can be done by Paypal (avancafilmfestival@gmail.com) and the receipt must be sent to the same email so that we can validate your submission.

Entry Fee: 14€ (euros)
• Special price until 31st December 2021: 10 euros.
All submission fees are non-refundable.

FREE ENTRY FEE FOR:
- Portuguese films or from countries with Portuguese as an official language, exclusively received with link and password.
- Trailers and videoclips

The Avanca Film Festival DOES NOT PAY SCREENING FEES. By submitting your project, you acknowledge that Avanca2022 will not pay to present your work.
Entries previously screened in other festivals or are publicly available on the web (e.g. Youtube, Vimeo) will not be considered.

All foreign films must be submitted with English subtitles.

4 - Selection for competition
The organization committee carries out the selection of the submitted works and informs the applicants of selected works. The selection results will be available in www.avanca.com

The film submission at the AVANCA may also involve the selection for AVANCA's Film Festivals Partners.

AVANCA reserves the right to use images from the films selected for marketing purposes.

5 – Prizes
The festival will award the best work of each category: Cinema (feature film), Cinema (short feature), Television, Video, TV series, VR and trailer/video clip. The jury will also deliver prizes to the best Animation, best Actor/Actress and Best Cinematography Direction, among others.
In the Cinema category (feature film), since only a maximum of 4 films are selected, all works will automatically receive a special mention.

The international jury is composed of cinema professionals invited by the organization.
The selected films may be object of acquisition proposals for the Portuguese market.

6 – World Premiere Prize
Films that have their world premieres in the AVANCA regardless the submitted category are also candidates for the World Premiere Special Prize. Candidates must refer to the entry form if the film is a world premiere.

7 – Filmmaker Prize
Filmmakers under the age of 30 and over 60 will be candidates for the <30 Filmmaker Award and the Senior Filmmaker Award, respectively.

8 - Transport and Insurance of Works
The organization will inform the candidates of selected works and will give out instructions for the shipment of final copies.

9 – Others
Copies of selected films will form part of the Festival's Media Library, and the organization undertakes not to use them for commercial purposes. The selected films may be part of non-commercial exhibitions/extensions within the scope of the Festival's promotion.

The festival's languages are Portuguese and English.

By submitting your film(s) to the Festival, you fully agree to all TERMS AND CONDITIONS described above.

Any doubts or questions that may be raised will be clarified or resolved by the Organizing Committee.

The selected works may be objects of non-commercial exhibitions for the festival's promotion.

Festival languages are Portuguese and English.
The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary changes in regulations or scheduling.
By submitting your film/s or screenplay to the Festival you agree to all TERMS AND CONDITIONS above in full.

Any doubts or questions will be clarified or solved by the Organization Committee.



  

 
  

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