Curta O Gênero (9)

Curta O Gênero


29 Oct 2020
Call for entries

11 May 2021
Festival closed

19 Aug 2021
Notification date

18 Aug 2021
29 Aug 2021


Carlos Juaçaba, 1133,  60710715, Fortaleza, -, Brazil

Festival description
Short film festival 25'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 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  25'<
 Any language
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* Foreign films must have subtitles in Portuguese (BR).

Festival start: 18 August 2021      Festival end: 29 August 2021

The Image Factory - educational actions on citizenship and gender invites
filmmakers and audiovisual directors to participate in the selection of short films for the IX International Audiovisual Festival Enjoy the Genre, which will take place in august from 18-29 of 2021 in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil.



The Image Factory - educational actions on citizenship and gender invites
filmmakers and audiovisual directors to participate in the selection of short films for the IX International Audiovisual Festival Enjoy the Genre, which will take place in august 2021,from 18 to 29/8 in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil.


1.1. The purpose of the IX International Audiovisual Short Film Show is to disseminate
shortfilms (documentaries, fictions, animations and
experimental) that present as a central element the gender relations and their
intersections with other categories such as sexuality, race and ethnicity, class, generation,
disability, migration, among others; with themes like violence against women,
masculinities, paternity, motherhood, LGBTQIAphobias, sexual exploitation, rights
sexual and reproductive; and with the most diverse fields of socio-political life such as
State, capital, politics, human rights, education, work, health and culture.


2.1. Audiovisual productions completed from 2019 onwards, with a maximum duration of up to 25 minutes (including credits) and whose directors (s) are
older than 18 years. Selected works cannot be entered in other
editions of this Exhibition.

2.2. Registration is free and will take place from March 11, 2021 to
May 11, 2021

2.3. International works must contain subtitles in Portuguese (BR).
It is strongly recommended that national works also contain subtitles in Portuguese (BR), considering accessibility issues, however, their absence is not a criterion for the rejection of registration.

2.4. Registration will be free and carried out from March 11, 2021 to May 11, 2021, exclusively on the website: by filling in the form and sending the files
specified below for the email

2.4.1 - A link to the copy of the audiovisual work exhibition for download
valid until May 11, 2021, in AVI, MKV or MP4 format, with
minimum FULL HD resolution (1920x1080) and accessible on
cloud storage (e.g. DropBox, One Driver, Google Driver, MEGA,
etc.). Movie links will not be accepted on viewing sites (e.g. youtube,
vimeo, etc.). If a password is required to download the files, it must be
sent along with the link;

2.4.2 - 02 (two) photos to publicize the film in JPG format, with resolution
minimum of 30dpi;

2.5. The completion of the registration process will be done exclusively by fulfilling the
procedures contained in items 2.1, 2.2, 2.3,
2.4.1 and 2.4.2, being equally rejected the
inscriptions that are not related to the thematic field described in item 1.1. THE
organizing committee will send an email confirming the registration within 7 (seven)
working days.

2.6. The organization of the Exhibition will not be responsible for:

2.6.1. For corrupted uploaded files;

2.6.2. For incorrectly filling in the Registration Form;

2.6.3. For technical problems in the visualization link (field present in the registration form on the site and / or in the link to download the copy of
exhibition, sent to the e-mail

2.6.4. Thus, the organization has the right to eliminate the audiovisual work of the
selection process or the exhibition program, if selected and the exhibition copy

2.7. By submitting the audiovisual work to the selection process, the person responsible for the entry declares that he / she is authorized and is responsible for all image rights and
copyright arising from the making and exhibition of the video.

2.8. In the registration form, the person responsible for registration must choose to authorize:

a) The exhibition of the work only at the IX International Audiovisual Short Film
Gender 2021, in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil;
b) The exhibition also on itineraries of the IX International Audiovisual Short Show
The Gender 2021 and in nonprofit educational activities by the NGO Fábrica
of images in cultural associations, Culture Points, NGOs, film clubs,
Teaching Institutions, partner organizations and sponsors;
c) In addition to the exhibits described above, the inclusion of the work in a collection of videos
from Curta O Genre 2021 reproduced on digital media (CD, pen drive, etc.) and
respective distribution of these media for educational and non-commercial purposes to
cultural associations, Culture Points, NGOs, cinema clubs, Teaching Institutions,
partner and sponsoring organizations.

2.9. When submitting the application to the IX International Short Film Genre 2021 a (o)
responsible for registration declares that the work does not infringe the rights of third parties,
copyright of any kind, does not incur total or partial plagiarism,
responsible in the civil and criminal sphere for non-compliance with standards
contained in this regulation.


3.1. The selection of videos will be made by a Curatorial Committee to be appointed
by the Organization of Curta o Gender, composed of people linked to the realization and
audiovisual criticism, personalities linked to the Academy and to movements and
organizations linked to issues of gender, sexualities and feminisms.

3.2. The result of the selection will be published on the website /, on June 1º, 2021, the opinion of the

3.3. The Exhibition Organization may include audiovisual works invited in the
exhibition program.


4.1. All ideas / opinions expressed in audio and video in the selected works
are the sole responsibility of the filmmakers and do not reflect
necessarily the opinion of the Image Factory and / or the Curatorship Committee,
it is up to the persons responsible for the registration to declare the indicative classification
according to current legislation.

4.2. For dissemination purposes, the organization of the IX International Audiovisual Exhibition
Like Genre 2021 reserves the right to display extracts from participating videos
on any media.

4.3. Omitted cases will be evaluated by the Exhibition organization.

4.4. Questions regarding the application / selection process should be addressed
forwarded to the e-mail or by phone
+55 85 3495 1887.

4.5. The registration procedure binds the participant to full acceptance
this regulation.
Enjoy the Genre 2021
Image Factory - educational actions on citizenship and gender. Contact
(85) 3495-1887
Fortaleza, October 7, 2020.



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