Montelupo Fiorentino International Independent Film Festival (9)



Deadlines

19 Jul 2022
Call for entries

15 Sep 2022
Early deadline

02 Nov 2022
Standard deadline

10 May 2023
Late deadline

28 Jun 2023
Extended deadline

6
mths

28 Aug 2023
Notification date

19 Jul 2022
28 Jun 2023

Address

-,  50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy


Festival description
Short film festival 60'<
Feature film festival >60' 120'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Genres
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2018
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  60'<
 Feature Films  >60' 120'<
 Any language
 Any language
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Festival start: 19 July 2022      Festival end: 28 June 2023

The festival intends to promote Independent Cinema, national and international.

Montelupo International Independent Film Festival is the brainchild of Lorenzo Ciani, an independent film director charmed by the magic of Cinema Mignon d’essai. Through the collaboration with the Art director Daniele Pertici, the project became a reality.

BEST SHORT FILM;
BEST COMEDY SHORT FILM;
BEST DRAMA SHORT FILM;
BEST HORROR SHORT FILM;
BEST THRILLER SHORT FILM;
BEST ACTION SHORT FILM;
BEST FANTASY SHORT FILM;
BEST LGBTQIA+ SHORT FILM;
BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM;
BEST MOBILE SHORT FILM;
BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILM;
BEST STUDENT SHORT FILM;
BEST SHORT FILM DIRECTOR;
BEST SHORT FILM PRODUCTION;
BEST SHORT FILM EDITING;
BEST SHORT FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY;
BEST SHORT FILM COSTUME-MAKE UP;
BEST SHORT FILM SOUNDTRACK;
BEST SHORT FILM SPECIAL EFFECTS;
BEST SHORT FILM ACTOR;
BEST SHORT FILM ACTRESS;
BEST SHORT FILM ORIGINAL SCRIPT;
BEST TRAILER;
BEST MUSIC VIDEO;
BEST WEB SERIES (PILOTE EPISODE);
BEST ADVERTISING;
BEST DOCUMENTARY;
BEST DOCUMENTARY DIRECTOR;
BEST DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTION;
BEST DOCUMENTARY EDITING;
BEST FEATURE FILM;
BEST COMEDY FEATURE FILM;
BEST DRAMA FEATURE FILM;
BEST HORROR FEATURE FILM;
BEST THRILLER FEATURE FILM;
BEST ACTION FEATURE FILM;
BEST SCIENCE FICTION FEATURE FILM;
BEST FANTASY FEATURE FILM;
BEST LGBTQIA+ FEATURE FILM;
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM;
BEST MOBILE FEATURE FILM;
BEST STUDENT FEATURE FILM;
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FEATURE FILM;
BEST FEATURE FILM DIRECTOR;
BEST FEATURE FILM PRODUCTION;
BEST FEATURE FILM EDITING;
BEST FEATURE FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY;
BEST COSTUME-MAKE UP FEATURE FILM;
BEST FEATURE FILM SOUNDTRACK;
BEST FEATURE FILM ACTOR;
BEST FEATURE FILM ACTRESS;
BEST FEATURE FILM ORIGINAL SCRIPT.

MONTELUPO FIORENTINO INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL 2021 - VIII EDITION - OPENCALL FROM NOVEMBER 19TH 2022 TO JUNE 28TH 2023.

ART. 1 - Submission
Registration for the competition has to be made by the international platforms. The director pays the fee (not refundable) relative to the category and to the period of registration. The open call starts on July, 19th 2022 and closes on June, 28th 2023.

ENTRIES PERIOD AND FEE

SHORT FILM
Earlybird Entry from 07/19/2022 to 08/24/2022 $ 15.00
Standard Entry from 08/25/2022 to 11/02/2022 $ 20.00
Late Entry from 11/03/2022 to 05/10/2023 $ 30.00
Extended Entry from 05/11/2023 to 06/28/2023 $ 35.00

DOCUMENTARY
Earlybird Entry from 07/19/2022 to 08/24/2022 $ 20.00
Standard Entry from 08/25/2022 to 11/02/2022 $ 25.00
Late Entry from 11/03/2022 to 05/10/2023 $ 35.00
Extended Entry from 05/11/2023 to 06/28/2023 $ 40.00

FEATURE FILM
Earlybird Entry from 07/19/2022 to 08/24/2022 $ 25.00
Standard Entry from 08/25/2022 to 11/02/2022 $ 30.00
Late Entry from 11/03/2022 to 05/10/2023 $ 40.00
Extended Entry from 05/11/2023 to 06/28/2023 $ 45.00

ART. 2 Submission requisites
Submitted films to the Festival should meet the following requirements:
Films should be made since January, 2018;
Italian or foreign Short Films which last up to 30 minutes;
Italian or foreign Documentaries which last up to 90 minutes;
Italian or foreign Feature Films which last more than an hour and less than 120 minutes;
Italian or foreign Web Series (pilote) which last which last up to 45 minutes;
Italian or foreign Music Video which last up to 6 minutes;
Italian or foreign Original Script wich last up to 230 pages;
Italian or foreign Commercial Advertising which last up to 5 minutes;
Italian or foreign Trailer which last up to 5 minutes.

ART. 3 Genres
It's an OPEN genre film festival. The author is responsible for the content and any disclaimers regarding the material submitted.

ART. 4 SELECTION
Official notification date: JULY 10th 2023.
The Films received within the terms above, will be examined by Festival Staff that determines, unquestionably, the admission to the final stage of the Festival. The author(s) of selected films will be contacted by the organization. The full list of selected will be published on the Festival social channels within JULY, 10th 2023.

ART. 5 PRESELECTION
May be made a pre-selection of the Films before the late entry deadline, in this case the directors will be contacted by Festival Staff.

ART. 6 AWARDS
BEST SHORT FILM;
BEST COMEDY SHORT FILM;
BEST DRAMA SHORT FILM;
BEST HORROR SHORT FILM;
BEST THRILLER SHORT FILM;
BEST ACTION SHORT FILM;
BEST FANTASY SHORT FILM;
BEST LGBTQIA+ SHORT FILM;
BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM;
BEST MOBILE SHORT FILM;
BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILM;
BEST STUDENT SHORT FILM;
BEST SHORT FILM DIRECTOR;
BEST SHORT FILM PRODUCTION;
BEST SHORT FILM EDITING;
BEST SHORT FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY;
BEST SHORT FILM COSTUME-MAKE UP;
BEST SHORT FILM SOUNDTRACK;
BEST SHORT FILM SPECIAL EFFECTS;
BEST SHORT FILM ACTOR;
BEST SHORT FILM ACTRESS;
BEST SHORT FILM ORIGINAL SCRIPT;
BEST TRAILER;
BEST MUSIC VIDEO;
BEST WEB SERIES (PILOTE EPISODE);
BEST ADVERTISING;
BEST DOCUMENTARY;
BEST DOCUMENTARY DIRECTOR;
BEST DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTION;
BEST DOCUMENTARY EDITING;
BEST FEATURE FILM;
BEST COMEDY FEATURE FILM;
BEST DRAMA FEATURE FILM;
BEST HORROR FEATURE FILM;
BEST THRILLER FEATURE FILM;
BEST ACTION FEATURE FILM;
BEST SCIENCE FICTION FEATURE FILM;
BEST FANTASY FEATURE FILM;
BEST LGBTQIA+ FEATURE FILM;
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM;
BEST MOBILE FEATURE FILM;
BEST STUDENT FEATURE FILM;
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FEATURE FILM;
BEST FEATURE FILM DIRECTOR;
BEST FEATURE FILM PRODUCTION;
BEST FEATURE FILM EDITING;
BEST FEATURE FILM CINEMATOGRAPHY;
BEST COSTUME-MAKE UP FEATURE FILM;
BEST FEATURE FILM SOUNDTRACK;
BEST FEATURE FILM ACTOR;
BEST FEATURE FILM ACTRESS;
BEST FEATURE FILM ORIGINAL SCRIPT.


ART. 7 ADVERTISING PURPOSES
Festival Staff can use parts of the selected Films for advertising purposes via print, radio, trailer on TV or Cinema or Internet.

ART. 8 Acceptance of Rules and Regulations
Participation in the competition implies acceptance of these rules. Festival Staff reserves the right to make any changes to the rules and regulations and how to deal with any controversial matters. It’s strictly forbidden to privately contact the staff and jury members during the selection period of the festival, punishment: exclusion from the competition.

PRIVACY
Subscribers to the Festival, agree as established by Decree 30 June 2003, No. 196 on the protection of privacy, the use of personal data for all initiatives related to the event. The author of the work declares to accept the regulation in all its parts, you have the legal availability of the film and to authorize the public screening without compensation, freeing the organization of the Festival from any responsibility for the present and future. By entering the competition each author is responsible for the content of his works. The author declares to hold all rights to the work, not in any way prejudicing the rights of third parties, such as other authors, subjects portrayed, transferees of rights, along with those of music, etc. It also declares that the audiovisual material used is not protected by SIAE. Pursuant to the provisions of Legislative Decree. 30/06/2003 n. 196, we inform the author that the provision of data required and necessary for the completion of the documentation of enrollment in the Festival.



























  

 
  

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