Festival Internacional De Cine De Puerto Madryn MAFICI (8)

Puerto Madryn International Film Festival



Deadlines

23 Mar 2021
Call for entries

01 Jul 2021
Final deadline

8
days

01 Sep 2021
Notification date

18 Sep 2021
29 Sep 2021

Address

Dorrego,  9120, Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina


Festival description
Short film festival >1'
Feature film festival


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 2019
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1'
 Feature Films 
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Festival start: 18 September 2021      Festival end: 29 September 2021

The Puerto Madryn MAFICI International Film Festival has been held for 8 years and is one of the most important Festivals in Latin America, which takes place in the Argentine Patagonia
The objective of the Festival is to provide the possibility of screening national and foreign films
both feature films and short films and thus generate a meeting space and
diffusion of the cinema, from a corner of the Argentine Patagonia.
The Festival will reward the First Movies to Argentine and foreign filmmakers, with the
"Southern Right Whale" award, in addition to the different awards of the Official Section in
Competition

MAFICI proposes from its beginnings, reward and promote the new directors of the world,
announcing his first cinematographic work, being the only Argentine Festival with this
unique peculiarity.
On the other hand, we intend to encourage the development of the film industry, care
of the Environment and contribute to the tourist, cultural potential that our beautiful city of
Puerto Madryn

Each of the sections in Competition will receive a digital Diploma.
The jury may grant special mentions, (they have no prize in money),
as it deems appropriate.

The film associations that will participate will deliver prizes and / or mentions to be confirmed.

Terms and conditions
ARTICLE 1: Objectives
The objective of the Festival is to offer the possibility of showing national and foreign films
both feature films and short films and in this way generate a space for meeting and
diffusion of the cinema, from a corner of the Argentine Patagonia.
The Festival will award FICTION PREMIUM OPERATIONS to Argentine and foreign filmmakers with the “Southern Right Whale” award, in addition to the different recognitions from the Official Section in Competition.
MAFICI proposes from its beginnings, to reward and promote the new directors of the world,
making his first cinematographic work known, being the only Argentine Festival with this singularity.
On the other hand, we intend to promote the development of the film industry, care for the environment and contribute to the tourist and cultural potential that our city of Puerto Madryn has.
ARTICLE 2: Date of completion and sections
The seventh edition of the Puerto Madryn International Film Festival will take place
from September 18 to 29, 2021 virtually and in person in the spaces that are
possible according to current sanitary regulations and available projection rooms.

-Official Section in Competition
* First Movies (Fiction only) "Southern Right Whale" Award.
* Environmental documentary
National and international feature films on environmental issues.
* Animation, Fiction and Documentary Short Films (up to 30 minutes).
* Video minutes -Section “To take care of our world”. Only Argentina)
-Section Out of Competition:
* Panorama Patagonia
This section proposes to value the achievements produced in the Argentine Patagonia.
Fiction, Animation and Documentary short and feature films may participate.
* Environmental Overview
A window to show short films with an environmental theme.
* Women in focus
Show of feature films and short films.
* Panorama of the world
Feature film show (No Opera Primas).

ARTICLE 3: Registration
Registration is done only through Festhome
MAFICI made an agreement with both platforms so that Argentine directors in all the categories do not pay any cost to participate.

Only International filmmakers will pay registration, plus the cost of each platform.

Festhome:
https://festhome.com/f/2973
The works submitted for competition, both Feature Films and Short Films, must be from completed productions from JANUARY 2019 onwards.

ARTICLE 4: Date of receipt
The material will be received until May 15, 2021 inclusive.

ARTICLE 5: General information
a) The shipping costs of the additional material are in charge of the participants.
b) All productions (Feature Films and Shorts must be spoken in Spanish with english subtitles, if they are in another language, they must have Spanish subtitles). If they do not meet these requirements, they will not be selected.
c) The duration of the shorts (including credits) may be up to 30 minutes.
d) Once a film has been programmed, it cannot be withdrawn from the Festival.
e) The organization of the Festival will establish the order, the date and the room or virtual exhibition space for each selected film.
f) If a film or short is selected, the organizers will notify the person in charge, who must send in the requested time, the materials that are requested for dissemination within the framework of the Festival.
g) The audiovisual materials will NOT be returned to the participants without exception.
h) MAFICI Festival may use fragments of the selected works for the dissemination of future editions, in the media without the right to receive any amount derived from this use by the author.
I) In the case of International Feature Films and Short Films, the Festival will not be responsible for any inconvenience that may occur in the transit of the films on the internet.
J) Those productions that have been sent in the previous edition and were not selected will not be able to participate.
K) The first film, short films and video minutes will be part of MAFICI 2022
Itinerant, as well as a selection of shorts from the Official Competition.
(projection during 2021/22 in schools, cultural centers or other projection space).
L) Each of the sections in Competition will receive a digital Diploma. The jury may award special mentions (they do not have a prize money), as it deems appropriate.
M) If you are selected, you will not be able to participate in another festival in the province of Chubut in the same year.
The film Associations that will participate will give awards and / or mentions to be confirmed.
ARTICLE 6: Selection and additional material
The films and short films selected to participate in the competition must send the material via email to macifestival@gmail.com
Qualification:
Year:
Director:
Country:
Cast:
Qualification: ATP, SAM13 or SAM18
Synopsis: Maximum 400 characters with spaces
Category: (Fiction, Documentary or Animation)
3 Photographs of the film in digital format 300 dpi
Trailer Link (in case of having it)
Movie poster / poster
Download link for projection (Maximum allowed 2gb)
All promotional material will be used for advertising, press and communication in networks.

ARTICLE 8: DISSEMINATION
The producers, distributors and directors of those Operas Primas and Shorts that remain
selected and / or winners, they undertake to include in all their advertising and press material the phrase "Official Selection of the Puerto Madryn International Film Festival MAFICI 2021", using the Festival logo.
This commitment applies to both commercial releases in movie theaters and on video-on-demand platforms.
The feature films and shorts that remain in Official Competition must include the laurels in the dissemination posters. (will be provided by the organization of MAFICI 2021)
ARTICLE 9: MODALITY
The Eighth edition of MAFICI will have a virtual and face-to-face Festival format. The same will be
defined in a timely manner based on the sanitary conditions and available spaces, which can be carried out if necessary in a virtual way in its entirety. The number of functions, schedules and programming in Drive-in cinema, Cinema on the beach and virtual exhibition platform will be defined by the organization near the festival with prior notification to those interested.
In the case of virtual screenings on the platform, they will be available for free and only in Argentine territory from September 18 to 29, 2021.

ARTICLE 10: Acceptance of bases
Participation and Registration in the Eighth Edition of the Puerto Madryn International Film Festival MAFICI 2021, implies the acceptance by the interested parties of these Regulations.







  

 
  

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