Ipiales Cine Sin Fronteras (7)

Ipiales Cinema Without Borders


01 Apr 2024
Call for entries

30 Jun 2024
Festival closed

15 Aug 2024
Notification date

01 Oct 2024
05 Oct 2024


Ipiales-Nariño-Colombia,  524060, Ipiales, Nariño, Colombia

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 25'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 March 2022
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 25'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 01 October 2024      Festival end: 05 October 2024

Ipiales Cine Sin Fronteras as an audiovisual scenario promotes the development of projects or independent production and supports the production of audiovisual arts, as well as highlighting their role in the formation of audiences.

Winners will be recognized in the following categories:

Best Short Film in the International Documentary genre

Best Short Film in the National Documentary genre

Best Short Film in the Regional Documentary genre (includes the local)

Best Short Film in the International Fiction genre

Best Short Film in the National Fiction genre

Best Short Film in the Regional Fiction genre (includes the local)

Best International Animation Short Film

Best National Animation Short Film

Best Regional Animation Short Film (includes local)

* The jury will be free to grant mentions to other shorts if it deems it necessary.

1.- DATE AND PLACE OF THE CONTEST: From October 1 to 5, 2024, in the city of Ipiales, Colombia.

2.- CATEGORIES OF THE COMPETITION: Films from Spanish-speaking countries may participate and will be distributed according to the different criteria in the Official Selection, these are: Local Short Film, National Short Film and International Short Film.


Short films: From April 1, 2024 to June 30, 2024.

4.- PARTICIPATING WORKS: Fiction, animation and documentary short film productions completed in 2022 to date may participate.


Short film: Works of up to 25 minutes maximum (including credits) will be accepted.

6.- LANGUAGE: Works that are spoken in native languages or languages other than Spanish must have subtitles in Spanish.

7.- REGISTRATION: Applicants must enter FESTHOME (https://festhome.com/f/2126) and complete the corresponding registration.

8.- SUBMISSION OF WORKS: Applicants must upload the digital file of the film in high definition (DCP, .MOV, .MP4, H.264 compression) to a virtual platform (vimeo) and send the link via email. download. They must also send high-resolution photographs, posters and graphic and audiovisual promotional material and also attach the document (license) where the festival has the right to display its material.

9.- SHIPPING METHOD: Digital files must be sent via email to ipialescinesinfronteras@gmail.com, along with the registration form (point 7). The DVDs and Bluray must be sent via traditional mail, with their box and cover with all the information properly labeled, including the document for exhibition rights, in the name of EDISON ROMERO address: Calle 11 # 14-54 B/Las Américas in the city of Popayán, Cauca - Colombia. Indicating on the envelope “cultural material without commercial value”. The festival is not responsible for any inconvenience that may arise with material that is not sent to the address of the festival offices.

10.- JURY: It will be made up of representatives of the national audiovisual media, arts and culture.

11.- RECOGNITION: Recognition (Official Selection certification) will be given to the selected works in each category.

12.- CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: By registering, those responsible for the films classified in the Official Selection accept that their films will be exhibited in the different activities framed in the development of the IPIALES CINE SIN FRONTERAS 2023 FESTIVAL. As well as use extracts of images from the films for promotional purposes of the Festival through the media. The material sent will not be returned and will become part of the ICSF archive, for use in non-profit cultural activities. The festival is not responsible for possible infringements related to copyright, these being the responsibility of the person who registers the work. Shipping costs for the registration of works will be the responsibility of the participants.

13.- Each contestant may submit up to 2 (two) works.



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