Matera Hollywood International Film Festival (2)


10 May 2020
Call for entries

01 Sep 2020
Festival closed

10 Sep 2020
Notification date

20 Nov 2020
23 Nov 2020


Via Sassi,  75100, Matera, Matera, Italy

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 10'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 10'<
 Any language
English Italian
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Festival start: 20 November 2020      Festival end: 23 November 2020

The first film festival in Matera, an event that wants to become the reference point in the territory. A project that will bring in some of the fundamental characteristics of the great events with many sections and previews directly connected with the American world but without forgetting the attention to the territory and those that characterize it. Masterclasses, retrospectives, guests, appointments with great masters of the cinema and finally contests of various kinds.

1. Best Short / Documentary

Art 1. The 2020 edition of the Festival will take place in Matera, Capital of European Culture

Art 2. In respect of the other participants we do not accept registrations without paying the fee. (This is a paltry cost, therefore, avoid haggling and insisting)

Art.3 For foreign works, films are NOT accepted without "Italian subtitles"

Art.4 Everything information is written in the regulation, all correspondences in this sense will be ignored

Art.5 The Award is reserved for all Italian and foreign short films in the specific list

Art.6 The maximum duration of the short films is 10 minutes including the titles. The "foreign" works must be subtitled in Italian or in english.

Art.7 Participation in the competition is subject to a fee, which varies according to the day of registration

Art.8 The works must be uploaded in digital format on the Festhome platform

Art.9 With the registration of the work the Author declares to be the owner of the various disclaimers of the participant's image for the original and non-original music present in the short film or in any case a self-certification that guarantees the possession by the author of the rights of synchronization of the non original music present in his short
Art.10 With the registration to the festival the authors exclusively and in own answer of the content of the own works.

Art.11 The selection of the works will be carried out by an unquestionable and final appeal of a qualified jury.

Art.12 The prizes will be awarded exclusively to the prize winners or to a person delegated by them who must be present at the prize-giving evening. Failure to present the winners at the award ceremony will result in the loss of the prizes themselves.

Art.13 The request for admission to the Festival implies full acceptance and
Unconditional of these Regulations.

Art.14 It is possible to participate with more works, paying for each one the registration.



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