Festival Internacional de Cortos de la Cuenca del Salado (13)

Cuenca del Salado International Short Film Festival



Deadlines

14 May 2022
Call for entries

06 Aug 2022
Festival closed

02 Oct 2022
Notification date

01 Oct 2022
09 Oct 2022

Address

Villa Rauch Cª 7,  7203, Rauch, Buenos Aires, Argentina


Festival description
Short film festival 30'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 January 2021
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  30'<
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Festival start: 01 October 2022      Festival end: 09 October 2022

The 13º Festival International of short films of the Cuenca del Salado will be held in Rauch (Argentine) from 1th to 9, October, 2022.

The Festival is organized by the Cineclub El Gabinete of Rauch, the Directorate of Culture of the Municipality of Rauch, with the endorsement of the Faculty of Art of UNICEN (National University of the Center of the Province of Buenos Aires).

AWARDS

Among all the selected works, a jury (made up of professionals from the cinematographic, artistic, cultural media and members of the organization with voice and without vote) will decide the awarding of the prizes:

• Award for the best international short film in the Fiction and Documentary categories.
• Award for the best national short film in the Fiction and Documentary categories.
• Award for the best short film Environmental Category
• Award for the best short film of the Festival
• Award for best animated short film
• Award for the best short film from Film Schools
• Award for the best short film Category "Short films in Pandemic"
• "Cine La Familia" Award for the best Rauchense short film
• Special prize for values ​​and human rights "Beatriz Gil" This prize will be awarded by a jury appointed by the organizers
• Award for the best local video clip
• Award for the best regional video clip
• Award for the best national video clip
• Award for the best production “Non-traditional Audiovisual Formats”
The Jury and the Organization can establish special prizes. They will be able to determine, if they wish, special prizes for acting, script and technical items. Prizes can be cumulative.

Bases of the XIII International Short Film Festival of the Salado Basin

The XIII International Short Film Festival of the Cuenca del Salado will be held in Rauch from October 1 to 9, 2022.

The Festival is organized by the Cineclub "El Gabinete" and the Directorate of Culture of the Municipality of Rauch, with the endorsement of the UNICEN Faculty of Art.

REGISTRATION CONDITIONS
a. All those producers or directors who own the rights to the works they present may participate.
b. Each participant will be able to present the number of films they want. Each film submitted to the contest must be sent in an independent format and with its own registration form. In case of promoting the registration by Platform (FESTHOME), complete the requirements in it.
c. The works will be presented in their original language. In the case of a version other than Spanish (Castilian), as an essential condition for admission, it must be subtitled in Spanish.
d. Films that were nominated in the previous edition will not be accepted.
and. The short films must be visible on the Vimeo or YouTube platforms, sending the corresponding link.
CATEGORIES
VIDEO CLIP
In this category, national video clips will be admitted, with a duration of no more than 6 minutes (including credits). Any type of musical genre can participate. Three categories will be enabled:
1. Local video clips: Video clips by local filmmakers, with songs by local musicians.
2. Regional video clips: Video clips of filmmakers from the parties of Rauch, Tandil, Ayacucho, Las Flores, Benito Juárez, Balcarce, Azul and Olavarría, with songs by musicians from these parties.
3. National Videoclip: Videoclips by Argentine filmmakers, with musical themes by national authors.
All video clips must have a date of completion and production year 2021/2022.
NON-TRADITIONAL AUDIOVISUAL FORMATS
In this category, productions made for non-traditional platforms (Youtube, Twich, TikTok, Instagram) in Vodcast format will be admitted, with a duration of no more than 10 minutes.
Pilots for shows or web series may be submitted.
All productions must have a date of completion and production year 2021/2022.
Only national productions will be accepted.
LOCAL CONTEST
This Contest will be aimed at Independent Filmmakers, Primary and Secondary Schools of the Rauch school district and local institutions.
Short films with a maximum duration of 30 minutes (including credits), with production in the year 2021/2022, will be admitted.
Students can participate, with teachers in charge of the Coordination, from one division or from different divisions, integrated to carry out the project.
The theme is suggested to be related to the 150th anniversary of the founding of the city of Rauch.
The works must be delivered with a deadline of Friday, August 5, 2022 at the Rauch House of Culture (Avda. San Martín 151, Rauch), on the website www.ficcs.com.ar or via email cineclubelgabinete @yahoo.com.ar
Special mentions and prizes will be awarded to the winning projects.
All the works will be exhibited from October 1 to 9, 2022 within the framework of the XIII International Short Film Festival of the Cuenca del Salado.
TUTORING
Through an agreement between the Cineclub "El Gabinete" and the UNICEN Faculty of Art, tutorials for the production of audiovisual shorts will be provided, for which up to 10 projects by filmmakers from the city of Rauch will receive scholarships.
Registration to participate in them will be open until June 5, 2022.
Those interested should send their project to the website www.ficcs.com.ar or via email cineclubelgabinete@yahoo.com.ar
It must contain the personal data of the director or the proposed institution (in this case with a person in charge) and a plot summary of the project.

FILM SCHOOLS CONTEST
All short films of national production, shot in any audiovisual format within the framework of Film School projects (national only), will be admitted to the competition.
Its duration must not exceed 30 minutes (including credits).
The production date must be after January 1, 2021.

ENVIRONMENTAL SHORT FILM CONTEST
All those short films of national and international production, shot in any audiovisual format, with a theme focused on caring for the environment, will be admitted to the contest.
Its duration must not exceed 30 minutes (including credits).
The production date must be after January 1, 2021.
INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS COMPETITION
All those short films of national and international production, shot in any audiovisual format, in the Fiction, Animation, Documentary and Experimental categories will be admitted to the contest.
Its duration must not exceed 30 minutes (including credits).
The production date must be after January 1, 2021.

REGISTRATION FORM
It will be done by completing a registration form and sending the film to cineclubelgabinete@yahoo.com.ar
In the event that the film is made in a version other than Spanish (Castilian), it must be subtitled yes or yes to Spanish.
To make the registration valid, it will be necessary to complete the registration form -which must be requested in advance- and have the video of the short film on the selected platform. They do not need to send it on paper.
Along with the selected film, the following information must be attached (by email to cineclubelgabinete@yahoo.com.ar):
- Synopsis (maximum 300 characters including spaces).
- Biofilmography of the director and/or the production company (maximum 400 characters including spaces).
- Photograph of the director in digital format (1920 x 1080 pixels).
- Two photographs for dissemination on social networks (1920 x 1080 pixels)
The participants authorize the organization to use frames, photographs and excerpts from the films for their dissemination in any communication and promotion medium, in order to promote and disseminate this Festival. The documentation and material sent from the selected works may appear in all advertising and promotional media of the Festival.
The registration period will end on August 5, 2022. All those submissions dated August 5, 2022 will be accepted within the deadline, as long as it is notified by mail, indicating the title of the film and the name of the director ( or by email cineclubelgabinete@yahoo.com.ar, through the Festival website (www.FICCS.com.ar), before 11:59 p.m. on August 5, 2022).
The organization assumes that the people or groups that register the works have the rights to exhibit them, as well as the authorization to receive the prize in the case of collective authorship. In any case, the organization disclaims any liability that may arise from the violation of this basis.
SELECTION
A selection committee, made up of professionals from the media and members of the Festival's organizing team, will be in charge of pre-selecting, among all the films received.
A committee of professionals will make the selection of those works that will participate in the Festival.
The decisions adopted will be communicated as of October 1, 2022


  

 
  

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