Festival Inclusivo de Cortometrajes Gallo Pedro ()


22 Sep 2022
Call for entries

07 Nov 2022
Festival closed

16 Nov 2022
Notification date

22 Sep 2022
31 Dec 2022


Ctra. Sierra Alhamilla, 288,  04007, Almería, Almería, Spain

Festival description
Short film festival 20'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Does NOT have submission fees
 National Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Required
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  20'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 22 September 2022      Festival end: 31 December 2022

For the nineth consecutive year, the Association of People with Disabilities Verdiblanca launches the Gallo Pedro Inclusive Short Film Festival, dedicated to audiovisual works created around the inclusion of different abilities or skills, with the main objective of creating awareness and sensitizing the population about people with functional diversity.

Prize for the best inclusive short, endowed with 500 euros and sculpture.

Prize for the best short film from Almeria, endowed with 100 euros and sculpture.

Mention for the best direction, endowed with sculpture.

Mention to the best inclusive script, endowed with sculpture.

Mention for the best interpretation of disability, endowed with sculpture.

Audience Award from FICAL (Almería International Film Festival), endowed with sculpture.

Any short film recorded / shot in Spanish or any of its languages ​​(in the event that it has dialogues) or without dialogues, whose theme deals with disability mainly or tangentially, or that has a member with a disability among the artistic equipment or that a character has it. In the case of being carried out by minors or disabled people, the registration must be signed by the tutor.

The shorts will have a maximum duration of 20 minutes (credits not included).

They must be original and thematic and free genre.
The jury will especially value short films that deal with disability in an inclusive manner and creatively address comprehensive care, stigmatization, challenges, overcoming, accessibility and in general any situation that affects the lives of people with functional diversity. In addition to taking into account originality and technical and artistic quality.

In case of having a soundtrack, it must be free of rights or have authorization for its use. Sound effects both captured while filming and royalty-free will be accepted.

Creations that include sexist, racist, violent scenes or that violate the fundamental rights of people will be rejected.

All works must be correctly subtitled in Spanish. They may also be signed. If you have an audio-described copy, it can also be added.

The rights to the films belong to the authors themselves. The organization will keep the submitted copy, which may be used non-exclusively by Verdiblanca in its promotional or informative actions. The municipal television of the Almería City Council, InteralmeríaTV, will non-exclusively broadcast the short films in its specialized program ‘A short time’, thanks to the collaboration agreement with the public entity. In both cases, the distribution of the shorts will be non-profit and with prior express signed authorization.

The authors of the short films will be the ones responsible for obtaining the corresponding image transfers from all the people who appear in their respective works, leaving the organization out of any violation of the LOPD (Organic Law on Data Protection). The participants in this contest consent that their personal data be processed in accordance with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation.


Of the short films presented, in addition to being broadcast by InteralmeríaTV in the program 'A short while' in the case of expressly consenting, a selection of them will be screened in an information session of the International Film Festival of Almería FICAL, of the Provincial Council, to be held between November 19 and 27, 2020. The Audience Award will be voted on at said FICAL informative session and screened by it at one of its galas.

The jury of the 'Gallo Pedro' Contest will select the best short films, according to the following list of honors, and will make its decision public the same day they will be screened: December 3, at the Gala for International Disability Day organized by the City Council of Almería in the Municipal Auditorium 'Maestro Padilla'.

Participation in the ‘Gallo Pedro 2021’ Contest implies acceptance of these bases, as well as the resolution by the organization of any problem not included in them.



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