Festival De Cine Documental Musical Dock Of The Bay (15)

Dock of The Bay Music Documentary Film Festival



Deadlines

15 Dec 2021
Call for entries

15 Mar 2022
Festival closed

15 Apr 2022
Notification date

02 May 2022
07 May 2022

Address

Prim 59,  20006, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa, Spain


Festival description
Musical documentary
Short film festival 30'<
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
 Physical Location
 May 2021
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  30'<
 Feature Films  >60'
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Spanish
English


Festival start: 02 May 2022      Festival end: 07 May 2022

2022 RULES & REGULATIONS

Dock of the Bay is a festival focussed on the dissemination of non-fiction films addressing the extensive world of music in its different thematic and formal aspects.

The Dock of the Bay Festival will run in Donostia-San Sebastian from May 2nd to 7th of 2022.

DOCK OF THE BAY SECTIONS

Dock of the Bay will have different sections in its programme. There will be two sections in competition:

- International Feature Film Competition Section: The length of the films must be more than 60 minutes.

- Short Film Competition Section - Films must be no longer than 30 minutes. The Organisation reserves the option to include longer films.

The Festival will have two awards:

• Dock of the Bay Award for Best Documentary Feature, with 2,000 euros (including tax)*.
• Prize for the best short film Dock of the Bay with an award of 1000 euros (taxes included)*.
• Other Awards still to be determined.


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*Said gross amount will be subject to applicable tax.

*The winning films undertake to mention the award on all advertising material, press files and in the credit titles of all copies, respecting the exact wording of the Jury’s decision and using the Festival logo where appropriate.

*Said logo will be available on the official Festival website.

*The “Award for Best Documentary Feature” will go to the director, production company, or person submitting the film to the competition. Payment of the cash prize will be made by bank transfer on a date following the end of the Festival.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DOCUMENTARY FEATURE FILM COMPETITION SECTION

The submitted works must be:

• Non-fiction films on the subject of any aspect of the music world, as well as films experimenting with the limits of conventional narrative, provided that the focus of their discourse is music.

• The duration of the films shall be at least 60 minutes.

• All films selected by the Festival will be presented in their original version, with Spanish subtitles (if the original version of the film is not in Spanish).

• Film submissions will be formalised by the producers, directors, or legal representatives of the works.

• Only films produced more than 12 months prior to the Festival’s opening dates are eligible to participate in the Festival.

• The films selected for the official section must have their premiere in Gipuzkoa at the Dock of the Bay Festival, and must not have been released in commercial theaters, digital platforms or on VOD.

• For their screening, only copies in DCP format will be accepted.

• It is mandatory that DCPs be produced by professional laboratories. In the case that the materials submitted do not have this format, the creation of a DCP will be charged to those responsible of the film.

• In the case of submissions of a DCP through a digital link, the Festival will have a platform available to make this transmission.

• If the DCP is in physical format, shipping costs will be at the expense of the film. As well as the returns of the material.

• Submission deadline: March 15, 2022.

• The selection committee will be in charge of choosing the films that will conform the 2022 Official Selection and will be formed by members determined by the organization.

• These Rules & Regulations are published in english, Basque and Spanish. In the case of doubt, the Spanish version is valid.

• The submission of a film implies the acceptance of the terms and conditions of these guidelines.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SHORT DOCUMENTARY FILMS COMPETITION SECTION

The submitted works must be:

• Non-fiction films on the subject of any aspect of the music world, as well as films experimenting with the limits of conventional narrative, provided that the focus of their discourse is music.

• The duration of the films will not exceed 30 minutes.

• All films selected by the Festival will be presented in their original version, with Spanish subtitles (if the original version of the film is not in Spanish).

• Film submissions will be formalised by the producers, directors, or legal representatives of the works.

• Only films produced more than 12 months prior to the Festival’s opening dates are eligible to participate in the Festival.

• The films selected for the official section must have their premiere in Gipuzkoa at the Dock of the Bay Festival, and must not have been released in commercial theaters, digital platforms or on VOD.

• For their screening, only copies in DCP format will be accepted.

• It is mandatory that DCPs be produced by professional laboratories. In the case that the materials submitted do not have this format, the creation of a DCP will be charged to those responsible of the film.

• In the case of submissions of a DCP through a digital link, the Festival will have a platform available to make this transmission.

• If the DCP is in physical format, shipping costs will be at the expense of the film. As well as the returns of the material.

• Submission deadline: March 15, 2022.

• The selection committee will be in charge of choosing the films that will conform the 2022 Official Selection and will be formed by members determined by the organization.

• These Rules & Regulations are published in english, Basque and Spanish. In the case of doubt, the Spanish version is valid.

• The submission of a film implies the acceptance of the terms and conditions of these guidelines.


  

 
  

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