Festival Internazionale Cortometraggi Cortintelvi (2)

Cortintelvi International Short Film Festival


16 Jan 2022
Call for entries

07 May 2022
Festival closed

15 Jun 2022
Notification date

01 Aug 2022
31 Aug 2022


Via G. Andreetti, 6,  22023, Centro Valle Intelvi, Como, Italy

Festival description
Short film festival 60'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  60'<
 Any language
Share on Social Networks

Photo of Festival Internazionale Cortometraggi Cortintelvi
Photo of Festival Internazionale Cortometraggi Cortintelvi
Photo of Festival Internazionale Cortometraggi Cortintelvi
Photo of Festival Internazionale Cortometraggi Cortintelvi


Festival start: 01 August 2022      Festival end: 31 August 2022

The competition is addressed to filmmakers from all over the world who produce short films and documentaries.

Its purpose is to appraise short films and documentary-films whose goal is expressiveness and cultural disclosure starting a cinematographic event throughout Val d’Intelvi.

The prizewinners will be given a memorial plaque, an overnight stay for two (breakfast included) in one of the hotels that joined this project and other prizes of different kind offered also by local companies.


1 - Participation in the competition requires the payment of a fee of € 5.00, to be paid in the manner indicated below, by author (regardless of how many sections he / she wishes to participate).

2 - There are two SECTIONS:

1) Short films;
2) Documentaries.

And two themes, valid for each section above:
1. “Spirituality and sacredness;
2. "Free".

3 - The works must be sent by and no later than Saturday 7 May 2022, and sent via the www.wetransfer.com or similar service to the e-mail address cortintelvi@gmail.com or via the online services offered by https: // festhome.com/ and for which all information and specifications will be available on the website www.cortintelvi.it.

4 - Each author can submit a work for each section (in Italian or with Italian subtitles - short films and documentaries that will not be in Italian or will not have Italian subtitles will be excluded from the competition) with a maximum duration of 20 minutes ( for the SHORT FILMS section) and of a maximum duration of 60 minutes (for the DOCUMENTARY section), including opening and closing credits. The participation form, which is an integral and essential part of this regulation, must be completed and signed for each work presented.

5 - The organizational management reserves the right not to admit works in competition that are not respectful of the seriousness of the same and in particular reserves the right to exclude videos that contain messages of pornography and racism.

6 - Each author is responsible for the contents of the work presented and the dissemination of copyrighted music. In addition, by submitting the work, you declare that you are the owner of all rights to use the work itself, none excluded and that its contents do not violate the laws in force and that the work does not contain any defamatory content. In any case, the sender releases the organization from any responsibility for the content of the work projected in public.

7 - The organization is not responsible for damage or loss of the works sent.

8 - The organization reserves the right to modify this announcement for reasons of force majeure or for the improvement of the same; any changes will in any case be communicated to competitors promptly.

9- It will be the responsibility of the organization to make a first selection of the works to be screened in public during evenings dedicated to the evaluation of the popular jury, which will sanction the awarding of one or two special prizes.

10 - A jury nominated by the organizers will evaluate the short films in competition and will award the prize to the four works, two for each section (one relating to the free theme and one relating to the theme "Spirituality and sacredness" for each section), which will have received the major consents. It will consist of experts and enthusiasts in cinematography, photography and other visual arts. The following special prizes are also foreseen:

Audience Award - popular jury;
 Best Photography Award;
 Best interpretation award;
 Best soundtrack award;
 Best Screenplay Award.

11 - Finally, the jury reserves the right not to assign the prizes if there is not a minimum number of participants such as to justify the event.

12 - The payment of the participation fee can be paid via PostePay nr. 4023 6009 4788 1217 in the name of Paolo Priori, or by bank transfer in the name of Foto Idea di Carla Puricelli - Banca Intesa Sanpaolo Sp.A. agency of Centro Valle Intelvi (Co) - IBAN: IT41 W030 6905 6801 0000 0005 136 (BIC: BCITITMM). Those who send their short films through the Festhome services will be able to pay the fee directly to them, which will then be turned over to the organizing secretariat of the Festival.

13 - All travel expenses, living expenses of the participants who want to attend the event and the award ceremony, are fully charged to them, except for those who will be awarded, whose stay, and only this ( bed and breakfast) is offered by the organization of the Festival.

14 - The registration form (one for each work sent) must be clearly completed in all its parts, duly signed in original and sent (under penalty of exclusion from the competition). In the case of works created by a minor, the signature of the parent and / or guardian will also be required. If required by law, any disclaimers must also be attached to the application form. The aforementioned releases also authorize any dissemination (TV, web, mobile and / or other media) for the promotional purposes of the event. The registration form can be downloaded from the website www.cortintelvi.it as well as through the websites ttps://festhome.com/. Any information on telephone number 347 1324653 - via Whatsapp (Andrea).

15 - Those who will be awarded will be able to take advantage of a stay for two people and for one night (with the Bed & Breakfast formula). The winners will be given a plaque and other prizes of various kinds also offered by local companies.

16 - The detailed program of the event will be published on the reference website www.cortintelvi.it. The event will be held in July and August 2022.

17 - During the awarding evenings, the winning shorts and documentaries will be screened, while all the titles selected by the jury will be screened during the Festival period.

The organizers of the Festival are: the Associazione Amici del Museo di Casasco Intelvi and the photographic and video studio Foto Idea di San Fedele.



Discover great films & festivals, one click away