Festival Internacional de Cinema Social de Catalunya (17)

Catalonia International Social Film Festival



Deadlines

21 Oct 2019
Call for entries

15 Dec 2019
Festival closed

25 Feb 2020
Notification date

30 Apr 2020
10 May 2020

Address

PLAÇA DEL CORO 1,  08270, NAVARCLES-MANRESA, BARCELONA, Spain


Festival description
Short film festival 15'<
Feature film festival >60'


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Themes
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 January 2018
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  15'<
 Feature Films  >60'
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Catalan Spanish
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Festival start: 30 April 2020      Festival end: 10 May 2020

THE CATALONIA INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL FILM FESTIVAL has as his basic aims the dissemination and promotion of films that contribute to the knowledge of world cinema Social Film, on Human Rights and Civil Rights

- Feature films:

FIRST PRIZE 1000.00 euros
SPECIAL JURY AWARD* no money
AUDIENCE AWARD* no money


- Short films:


FIRST PRIZE 500.00
SPECIAL JURY AWARD* no money
AUDIENCE AWARD* no money

*No momentary endowment awards.

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE XVII EDITION OF “CLAM”, CATALONIA INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL FILM FESTIVAL


1. THE CATALONIA INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL FILM FESTIVAL has as his basic aims the dissemination and promotion of films that contribute to the knowledge of world cinema Social Film, on Human Rights and Civil Rights.
2. The XVII edition of THE CATALONIA INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL FILM FESTIVAL will be held from 30th April to 10th May 2020. The festival has two competitive sections in which producers, directors and individual or legal entities around the world that own the rights of the submitted works can participate.
 XVII Edition of the short films competition
 VII Edition of the feature films competition
3. The films registered to participate in OFFICIAL COMPETITION SECTIONS (feature and short films) must fulfil the following conditions:
a) They must have been produced between 2018 and 2019 and have not been released commercially in Spain, neither on cinemas, nor on DVD / Blu-Ray, video or television.
b) The maximum duration of the short films submitted to competition will be 15 minutes.
c) They will be screened in original version with subtitles in Catalan or Spanish. If registered without this requirement, the dialogue list translated into Catalan, Spanish or English will be provided.
4. The Festival selection committee will choose, among all the works submitted to the contest, which ones will be screened during the Festival.
5. PRIZES AND JURY. There will be two juries, one for feature films and one for short films.
Among all films selected for the OFFICIAL SECTIONS —feature films and short films in competition—, a jury will decide the awarding of the following prizes:
 FIRST AWARD, endowed with EUR 1.000 for feature films and EUR 500 for short films
 SPECIAL JURY AWARD, without monetary award
 AUDIENCE AWARD, without monetary award
Both juries will be composed of people of renowned prestige in the field of either national or international cinema and culture, who have no connection with the films entered in the competition.
A representative of the festival organization will attend the deliberations without taking part in the vote, acting as a secretary and leaving written evidence of each session.
CLAM will give a diploma of participation to all the films participating in the Official Sections, which will be the testimony of its public screening at the Festival and may be used in the public promotion of the films.
The decisions of both juries will be announced during the closing ceremony of the Festival and will be final.
6. The films must specify the prize awarded in the International Solidary Film Festival of Navarcles in all its posters, advertising, and copies of titles released in Spain, in either its exhibition or its release for domestic format (DVD, Blu-Ray, etc.) and other platforms.
7. REGISTRATION: To participate in the XVII Catalonia International Social Film Festival, the films must be registered via the following platforms and they must follow the procedure specified for them, both to be registered and to present the candidature to the Festival.

https://festhome.com

Registration deadline: registration will close on December 15, 2019.
Registration fees: short films will have a fee of 5 Euros and feature films one of 10 Euros.
8. SCREENING COPIES. Films already selected and invited by the Selection Committee.
Copies of the films must be submitted in files ".mp4" with H264 video codec.
The CLAM organization will have the necessary promotional material for each film presented (photos, synopsis, posters, pressbook, as well as the dialogue list for subtitling if necessary). Regarding the feature films, a 2-minute maximum trailer must be sent, whose online distribution will be made through the area reserved for the media on the official website of the festival. (www.clamfestival.org)
Shipping options:
FESTIVAL CLAM
1) LA CREUETA CENTRE CULTURAL
Av. Generalitat. 1-3
08270 Navarcles (Barcelona - Spain)
2) To the following email: produccio@clamfestival.org
All selected films and the promotional material must be received by the festival organization before February 25th, 2020.
9. Transport costs (if any), from the place of dispatch of the copy and vice versa, will be taken care of by the entity that registers the film.
10. The producers and / or owners of the public exhibition rights of the films will hand over the permits during the Festival, at no cost to themselves.
11. Festival management will establish the order and date of exhibition of each film. Once the enrolment of a film is completed, it cannot be removed as determined in Article 4 of the Regulation before its projection in the Festival. Participation implies full acceptance of this Regulation. The interpretation of the Regulation will be made by Festival management.

Navarcles, October 1st, 2019.

Explanatory note: the Catalonia International Social Film Festival has been nicknamed "CLAM", which in Catalan means clamor, complaint or claim


  

 
  

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