Cineversatil (11)



15 Oct 2020
Call for entries

10 Jan 2021
Festival closed

01 Feb 2021
Notification date

12 Jun 2021
13 Jun 2021


Sarmiento,  1650, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Festival description
Short film festival >3' 15'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 January 2019
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >3' 15'<
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Festival start: 12 June 2021      Festival end: 13 June 2021

CINEVERSÁTIL is a competitive LGBTIQ + shorts festival held in the city of Buenos Aires

Best International Short Film CINEVERSATIL 2021

Best Argentine Short Film CINEVERSATIL 2021

International Short Film Festival on Diversity- Argentina


Edition 11

Awards & Prizes
Best International Short Film CINEVERSATIL 2021

Best Argentine Short Film CNEVERSATIL 2021

Rules & Terms

LGBTIQ + Themed Film Festival

Best International Short Film CINEVERSATIL 2021

Best Argentine Short Film CNEVERSATIL 2021

Awards & Prizes
Statuette Best Argentine Short Film CINEVERSATIL 2021
DIVERCILAC Distribution Award

Rules & Terms

CINEVERSATIL International Festival of Short Films on Diversity- Argentina offers an alternative on awareness of sexual and affective diversity through a film party that integrates the competitive exhibition of LGBTIQ + audiovisual narratives in short film format and new activist experiences.

The specific objectives for 2021 are: a) hold the LGBTIQ + international short film competition, b) hold the LGBTIQ + Argentine short film competition

The organization of the festival will be under the responsibility of the FAMICINE FOUNDATION based in Venezuela, with the support of government entities, embassies, private companies, NGOs, LGBTIQ associations and film schools.

The duration of the works will be:
Up to 15 minutes maximum for short films including credits (exceptions apply due to quality criteria)

The accepted format for exhibition is digital for all cases. The shorts can be sent through FESTHOME
Short films in Spanish or subtitled in Spanish are accepted preferably. Short films in another language are also accepted with their respective Spanish subtitle files (.srt format). CINEVERSATIL will not be in charge of placing subtitles in Spanish in any of the works.

Works carried out between 2019 and 2021 inclusive are accepted. Exceptions apply for quality criteria for the year 2018.
The closing of the call for registration and submission of works will occur at the time that the preliminary jury considers it (FEBRUARY 28).
To participate in the ninth edition of the Festival, the directors / producers must submit:
-Link to download the short or downloadable version on the shipping platform used,
-Fotograms in good resolution
-Official poster in good resolution
-Data sheet
-Trailer (if you have it)
-Photo of the director
-Social networks of the short film and the director (a).

The inscription in the festival implies the absolute acceptance of these regulations.

The Preliminary Jury (curatorship of the festival), will make a pre-selection of the works received according to the regulations of this call.

The official selection will be published (MAY 30) once the call is closed and the CINEVERSATIL Preliminary Jury considers by consensus which works belong to the competitive official selection.

The CINEVERSATIL will award a single award to the Best CINEVERSATIL 2021 Short Film consisting of a statuette. And, in due course, the other awards will be notified.

Short films that have been publicly uploaded to video platforms (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) will not be able to participate.
By registering the work, the FAMICINE FOUNDATION (organizing body of CINEVERSATIL) is authorized to be exhibited during the period corresponding to the celebration of the festival and in previous events. In turn, CINEVERSATIL undertakes to notify such exhibitions in advance.

The director authorizes the FAMICINE FOUNDATION (organizing body of CINEVERSATIL) to use up to two minutes of the work for the purpose of promoting the festival on television, internet and / or cinema.

The director / director is responsible for not affecting the copyrights of third parties and exempts the organizers of CINEVERSATIL from any legal responsibility. Those responsible for the application on the platform take full charge of the intellectual property rights and copyright. Declare before the organizers of CINEVERSATIL that they are solely responsible for any type of claim or demand concerning the material presented, and that they expressly agree to indemnify the organizers against any type of claim or demand, including claims of copyright and / or other rights rights, attorney fees, and other expenses generated by such circumstances.

The 2021 jury will be made up of three people.

The results of the jurors will be recorded in a voting tabulator.

Each of the members of the jury undertakes not to disclose the names of the directors or the titles of the winning films to any media or any virtual social network (blogs, facebook, twitter and related). The result will be revealed during the act designated for it.

The Official Jury will not declare the official competition deserted, but the Preliminary Jury may decide to withdraw a work if it does not comply with these regulations.

You can create up to two special mentions in the entire competition.

Any additional information can be obtained by writing to the email



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