Luces Cameros Acción (5)

Lights Cameros Action


15 Jul 2020
Call for entries

15 Sep 2020
Final deadline


01 Oct 2020
Notification date

15 Jul 2020
12 Oct 2020


c/ Centro,  26124, El Rasillo, La Rioja, Spain

Festival description
Short film festival >3' 8'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >3' 8'<
 Any language
 Any language
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Festival start: 15 July 2020      Festival end: 12 October 2020

LUCES CAMEROS ACCION is a festival of short films in which 25% of the locations, have to shoot in public places of the Sierra de los Cameros Nuevos located in La Rioja Spain.

Deadline for the submission of works on August 1.

Screenings and awards ceremony: August 24 at El Rasillo de Cameros La Rioja Spain.

Official section:
1st Prize € 1000 and Trophy.

2nd Prize € 300 and Trophy.

3rd Prize € 100 and Trophy.

Special awards:

€ 200 and Trophy.


Film tickets and Trophy


1.- All the people who wish to do so may participate, individually or in groups, registered under a name or pseudonym.

2.- Each participant, or group, may submit a work.

3.- The inscription to the contest will be carried out through the web page, or our email completed sent all the fields that appear in the inscription sheet, said sheet is to available on the festival website ( and can be downloaded at any time.

4.- Registration for the contest will be open to participants until September 1 at 11:59 p.m.

5.- Those who meet the following requirements and are reflected in the registration form will be eligible for the special prizes.
Local: who in their group has at least one neighbor from the localities Cameranas collaborating with the festival in the edition corresponding to the year of delivery.
Youth: minor participants allowing them to have up to one member of legal age.

6.- All minors who participate, in any way, in any of the works must fill out the parental authorization permission that will be available to download on the festival's website.

7.- They can use images and / or archival music, provided that the participants own or are assigned the rights to the audiovisual material they use in their works, including music, effects and animations. Under no circumstances can the works violate any intellectual protection law and the Festival Organization is not responsible if any short film does not meet this standard.

8.- The organization is not responsible for the participation in the crime of the participants, being they responsible for any type of action and / or claim, judicial or administrative. The works submitted to the contest will not violate the integrity of any person, animal, organization or entity, nor will they contain racist or sexist messages.

9.- Participants agree to be interviewed by the event organization.

10.- The jury is made up of 5 members, each one linked to different technical and artistic factors of audiovisual products. Said jury will score from 1 to 5, the works submitted to the competition, with 5 being the highest score and 1 the minimum. The jury will take into account the work of documentation, script, interpretation, art, characterization, production and the technical quality of both image and sound when scoring the short films. The sum of these scores will decide the final classification of the works. Being, approximately, the first 10 plus the winners of the special awards (local and youth) selected for viewing.
In the event of a tie, the organization will be in charge of undoing it, the decision will be made taking into account the jury's scores and the use of the locations offered by Camero Nuevo.
The special prizes will be awarded by the organization taking into account that they may not coincide with the first three classified, being these 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize respectively.

11.- The final classification will be available to participants until October 30, 2020, if they wish, they must request it via email ( before that date.

12.- In the event that the works submitted to the competition exceed in number more than double the works to be projected (90 minutes), the organization will proceed to make a first screening, in order to facilitate the jury's task .

13.- Participants must be the authors of the works submitted to the contest and are committed to assigning the broadcasting rights of the works delivered to both the event organizers and their sponsors to be used later by different channels such as: internet, rooms film, television ...

14.- The works must be delivered by or through WeTransfer to or by physical support (dvd, usb, sd,) to “LUCES CAMEROS ACCION CP26124 EL RASILLO DE CAMEROS LA RIOJA ”
The short films must include the curtains (downloadable from this link and will be presented in a folder, accompanied by a technical file that will include details of the direction, production, script, interpretation, location and a brief synopsis of about 3 lines ... (open pdf). poster (jpg) and a photo of the making off of the best possible quality. This information will be used for the programming of the festival, in the videos of the network, for the press, etc.

15.- The organization may record on video and photograph the activities derived from the contest.

16.- Awards; Official section 1st 1000 €, 2nd 300 €, 3rd 100 €. Local € 200 and youth cinema tickets. (The organization reserves the right to change the youth prize for another prize of a similar amount)

17.- The prizes are subject to the corresponding retention established by the Law.

18.- The delivered works will be original and unpublished pieces, being the day of the projection the first day that they are exposed to the public.

19.-If the organization considers that the participation requirements are not being met, it may request original files or justification from the participants, if the organization is not satisfied the work will not be suitable for competing.

20.- The organization may declare the prizes void if it considers that the works presented do not meet the minimum requirements desired by the festival.

21.- The screenings and awards ceremonies will be in the town of El Rasillo de Cameros between October 9 and 12, inclusive. The organization may make changes or suspend projections for possible situations arising from the covid-19

22.- Participation in this contest implies full acceptance of these rules.


1.- 25% of the images of the works will be from public and recognizable sites in the Los Cameros Nuevos area.

2.- The projects to be carried out will be short films or documentaries lasting 3 to 8 minutes.

3.- The works presented will have a minimum quality of Full HD 1920x1080 pixels.

4.- Format: .MPEG-4 .MP4 .MOV. If the format is not suitable, your participation in the contest will be discarded.

5.- The works must be delivered before September 15 at 11:59 p.m.

6.- They can be recorded and edited with any type of device including mobile phones.

7.- A maximum of 90 minutes will be shown, corresponding to the awarded works (3 of official section, 1 of local and 1 of juvenile) plus, some 7 works selected with the highest to lowest score awarded by the jury.



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