Festival Internacional de Cine de San Luis Potosí (9)

San Luis Potosì International Film Festival (Mexican Cortos Fest)



Deadlines

27 Mar 2021
Call for entries

29 Aug 2021
Festival closed

14 Oct 2021
Notification date

13 Nov 2021
20 Nov 2021

Address

Francisco I. Madero,  78000,  San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico


Festival description
Short film festival >1' 21'<
Feature film festival >60' 180'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Genres
 Themes
 Has 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  >1' 21'<
 Feature Films  >60' 180'<
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Festival start: 13 November 2021      Festival end: 20 November 2021

SAN LUIS POTOSÍ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (FICSLP)

Call 2021, Ninth SAN LUIS POTOSÍ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

AWARD

The JURY will have to decide which films among the nominees will be the winner.

SAN LUIS POTOSÍ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Call 2021, 9th FICSLP

The San Luis Potosí International Film Festival (FICSLP), summons producers and filmmakers from Mexico, Ibero-America, and other regions of the world to submit their films to the ninth edition that will be will take place from November 13 to 20, 2021.

OFFICIAL COMPETITION

Bases

The number of short films, feature films, audiovisual works and films that you can present
The contest is unlimited.

- Your film must be original and unpublished, that is, it must not have been produced before January 1, 2019.

- Your movie cannot be a shortened or extended version of another movie sent prior to this
festival.

- Employees or collaborators of the FICSLP and / or Daguerrype A.C. may not participate in the contest.
We are not private investigators, but if the FILM violates any of these points, we are very afraid
she will have to be disqualified, don't risk it and abide by these rules. We also reiterate that I do not know will give preferential treatment or works from well-known and / or local filmmakers who do not meet the requirements and rules.

- Your film can last from 1 to 21 minutes in short film version, in feature film from 60 to 180
minutes with CREDITS INCLUDED, the display formats are digital extension .MKV, MOV or .MP4, as well
as BluRay format. You must also include a trailer or advance of your short film of no more than 21
seconds in order to further boost your work inside and outside the festival.

RECEIPT OF PAPERS

It will be through these options or by consulting the bases in:

https://www.ficslp.mx

Our Festival Platforms:
FESTHOME.

At FICSLP we value your creativity and your time, therefore, we recommend that your film contain MORE
IN LESS time (forget about extremely long scenes, be concise and concrete in your ideas, this will be
easier to understand your work!

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- If your short is in a language other than SPANISH / SPANISH, it is mandatory subtitle TO SPANISH; if it is spoken in Spanish / Castilian, it is not necessary to subtitle it.

ATTENTION: Our festival is Latin American in Spanish / Castilian language and is broadcast on the networks of Spanish-speaking festivals, in order that your film can be seen and understood by the greatest
number of people, it is necessary to contain subtitles in this language.

If your film is selected and does not meet this subtitle requirement, an extension will be granted
for the reception of the audiovisual work with the subtitles in the agreed time and form (embedded or
.SRT files), if not, the short film, feature film, audiovisual work or film will be disqualified.
Later, when we have verified that your short complies with the rules, we will send you an e-mail or message through the platform to let you know if you have entered our selection official and / or has been nominated.

- YOU MUST BE CLEAR ALSO THAT THE ORGANIZATION RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO ADMIT CONTEST FOR THE AUDIOVISUAL WORKS THAT, ACCORDING TO THEIR CRITERIA, DO NOT MEET THE CONDITIONS TECHNICAL, ARTISTIC AND / OR LEGAL REQUIRED BY THE FESTIVAL.

You can send your films from March 25, 2021, until August 29, 2021, 12:00 HRS, Centro de Mexico.

- ALTHOUGH THE PERIOD FOR RECEPTION OF FILMS IS LONG, WE ADVISE YOU TO SEND US THE MOST SOON YOUR WORKS, WITH THE PURPOSE THAT THE PROGRAMMING TEAM AND JURY HAVE GREATER TIME AND EASE OF VIEWING YOUR WORK WITH TRANQUILITY.

OFFICIAL SELECTION

In each edition (FICSLP), we gather a SELECTION COMMITTEE made up of film professionals
who will be in charge of seeing the films admitted to the festival and contest. Once the deadline for
reception of shorts, the same COMMITTEE will decide which, among all those admitted to the contest, become in NOMINEES and, therefore, they will receive an invitation to present their work in the FICSLP, opting for the HUASTECO TEENAGE awards awarded by THE SPONSORS, THE JURY and THE PUBLIC.

SELECTIONS TO SHORT FILM CONTEST

BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM
BEST MEXICAN FILM
BEST POTOCINE
BEST ANIMATION
BEST DOCUMENTARY
BEST COLLEGE RALLYTY FILM

Likewise, public recognition will be awarded to the best film and the best audiovisual work.
If your film becomes an Official Selection and / or Nominated in any of these categories, it will be
We will send the members of our JURY, which will be made up of Actors, Directors, Producers, Photographers and Critics of the film industry. They will have to decide which movies

Among the NOMINEES will be the WINNERS. But in addition, the PUBLIC also has a participation
important when awarding the PUBLIC RECOGNITION TO THE BEST FILM (among the official selection).
So if you are convinced of your possibilities, you can now invite your friends, acquaintances and family, to show you their appreciation, exchanging or donating your vote when the time comes ...
We want to unleash your inner filmmaker!

PARTICIPATION AND DISSEMINATION

In the FICSLP WE UNDERSTAND that your work participates or will participate in OTHER FESTIVALS, that is why you

We give the opportunity to further disseminate your film through a TRAILER or TEASER and generate
expectation of the public and the jury. So INCLUDE it when you submit or upload your files. Not in this way
you violate the rules to participate in other festivals and additionally the FICSLP shows its support for the project capsules in other media, inside and outside our festival, in exhibitions and in the DELIVERY OF prizes as well as other events related to DAGUERROTIPO A.C. AND FICSLP (programs
television, facebook, film clubs, screenings at other festivals / contests ...).

As in all contests, the fact of participating implies that the producer, director, distributor or the
sender of the audiovisual work accepts the rules of our festival. THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
reserves the right of admission and will decide on unforeseen or extraordinary cases that arise and
that differ from the bases.

LEGAL BASES

You should know that the sender and / or person SENDING THE FILM (Director, Producer, Distributor, Owner Rights, etc.) will be the only person responsible for the content of the audiovisual work and / or film and of everything that is included in it, for example, images, characters, songs or sounds of other authors. Yes
Some of them or their legal representatives ask you for explanations, you must beg on your own.
We, the FICSLP, DAGERROTIPO A.C., COMMITTEE AND ORGANIZING STAFF, DECLINE AND WE WE DISCLAIM all legal responsibility for copyright, intellectual property or image rights of the content of your short film, feature film, audiovisual work and / or film. Also, by participating in the INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF SAN LUIS POTOSÍ you grant us in common agreement and free of charge the rights for the exhibition and dissemination of your short film, feature film, audiovisual work and / or film. This
during the period that includes from the reception of the work or work, either through our platform (Festhome), social networks (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube) and / or email electronic (we transfer, drive, icloud, gmail), and until the following editions and retrospectives and / or events of the Festival. THIS DOES NOT MEAN THAT YOU LOSE THE RIGHTS OVER YOUR WORK, we do it in order to
freely reproduce, distribute, disseminate and exhibit it before the media that support or

They work together with the FICSLP and DAGUERROTIPO A.C., this in order that we can give you the best
dissemination of their audiovisual works when they are nominated or winners of our Festival.
DAGUERROTIPO A.C. AND THE SAN LUIS POTOSÍ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ARE NOT LOOKING FOR
PROFIT, OR EXPLOIT FOR YOUR PROFIT WITH ANY AUDIOVISUAL WORK RECEIVED, BY BEING
ALL OUR FREE EVENTS.

- IN CASE OF RESULTING A WINNER IN ANY CATEGORY OF OUR FESTIVAL, THE ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS OF FREE EXHIBITION AND DISSEMINATION WILL HAVE AN UNDEFINED PERIOD, IN ORDER TO FREELY CONTINUE TO DISPLAY AND DISSEMINATE THE AUDIOVISUAL WORK AND
PRESUME OUR WINNERS IN SUCCESSIVE EDITIONS AND PRESENT THE QUALITY OF OUR PARTICIPANTS.

Section: "The author / s, by participating in the festival with an audiovisual work, cedes / n
free of charge the rights of public communication, reproduction, exhibition, diffusion, distribution to the International Film Festival of San Luis Potosí Y Daguerrype A.C. for the benefit of the audiovisual work, through any form of dissemination or free distribution at national and international level, and with the power to exhibit them through third parties to continue the dissemination of the work, until the call of the next edition of the Festival. Subsequently, these will be tacitly extended until the author communicate reliably to the festival your intention to suspend the validity of this transfer clause of Rights. The participant thus accesses the free transfer of rights of public communication, reproduction, exhibition, diffusion and distribution until the same date. The participants that result from the official selection, nominated, winners or awardees, assign indefinitely the aforementioned rights over their work audiovisual to the FICSLP, Daguerrype A.C., and in favor of the sponsors for public communication, reproduction, exhibition, diffusion and free distribution of the work on their platforms, until the author or holder of the rights over the audiovisual work, communicate reliably to the festival your intention to suspend the validity of this assignment of rights clause.

Having your participation is the most important thing for our festival and name of the entire FICSLP team we wish you luck and success!

Remember that in the FICSLP, Fame is the Unknown!
Do not forget to follow us on our social networks and give "LIKE" to our pages and posts:

Twitter: @ficslpmx
Instagram: @ficslpmx
Facebook: ficslpmx
Alfredo Rodriguez Vazquez
Programming Director
programacion@ficslp.mx
contact @ ficslp.mx
San Luis Potosí International Film Festival
Daguerreotype A.C.




  

 
  

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