Festival De Cortometrajes de Gijón (V)

Corto Gijón


23 May 2018
Call for entries

19 Aug 2018
Festival closed

26 Sep 2018
Notification date

27 Sep 2018
28 Sep 2018


La Solidaridad 16 Ent E,  33211, Gijón, Asturias, Spain

Festival description
Short Films >1' 20'<

Festival requirements
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 National Festival
 Physical Location
 September 2017
 Production countries: Required
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
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Festival start: 27 September 2018      Festival end: 28 September 2018

'Con Otra Mirada' acquires a life of its own and aims to create a unique event in the city with an independent look at the different short films that have emerged on the national scene, with special emphasis on their quality and stylistic divergence, taking into account the idiosyncrasies of the shorts that allow a more eclectic selection thanks to the large number of jobs that are carried out in a year.

Selection of short films where the public attending the screenings will choose the winner.


1. Producers or filmmakers resident in the Spanish state of any nationality who own the rights of the works they present and which have been produced after September 1, 2017, may be presented, assessing that the works have not been released in Asturias. before.

2. The duration of the submitted works may not exceed 20 minutes.

3. A single winner of the "With Another Look" award will be chosen by the audience attending the screenings.

4. The deadline to send the pieces will be August 31, 2018 at 23:59. For any questions, interested people can contact the mail cortogijon@gmail.com

You can also send the works to the festival address detailing in the envelope on the outside IV Con Otra Mirada (Asturias)

       Calle La Solidaridad 16 ENT E
       33211 Gijón (Asturias)

5. The works that are selected should be sent in HD file with the h264 codec and minimum resolution 1280 x 720, of 1920 x 1080 -1080p- in mov, mp4, .mkv, or avi format.

6. Short films that are not in Spanish must be subtitled


• All the pieces submitted to the contest must be original. The participants ratify through the signature of these legal bases that they own the authorship and therefore the rights of intellectual property (or of the authorized license of the use of the piece by their owners), besides the cession of the right of the image of the people that appear.

• In case of non-compliance with the authorship, the responsible person will be solely and exclusively those who have submitted said short film, assuming, therefore, the consequences derived from any type of claim or legal action. Consequently, the organization is exempt from any conflict arising from the non-authorship of the submitted works.


• The selected works will be announced on the Festival website. Previous confirmation will be sent by email to each selected.

• The selected films will be sent by the participant.



Selection of short films where the public attending the screenings will choose the winner.

The prize will be endowed with 500 euros.

• The prize will be paid by bank transfer in the account indicated by the winners, within a maximum period of three months from the date of the festival.

• The amount of the prizes will be subject to the withholding and taxes that correspond according to what is established in the current legislation.

• The payment of all taxes, fees and / or surcharges, if any, that may arise from the awarding of the prizes, will be the exclusive responsibility of the winner.

• In the event that any of the winners can not appear at the awards ceremony, they must name another person to pick them up in their place and send a thank-you video to show them. In addition to notifying their absence previously to the organization, in case of not fulfilling these requirements, the winner will not have the metallic prize.

• The winners must present the necessary documentation to make the corresponding payment within a maximum period of 10 days from the date of the awards ceremony. Failure to comply with this deadline implies renouncing the economic prize (although not to the condition of winner).

• The organization reserves the right to make and deliver special mentions.


• The participants accept that the personal data provided under this contest will be processed in a personal data file owned by "With Another Look". Those data, as the name of the group or producer, may be disclosed on the website and in festival documentation, protecting those of a personal nature.

• The owners of the data will have the right at all times to know what these are. In case any participant wants to make a query or change their data, they must send an email to cortogijon@gmail.com attaching a copy of their ID.


• The subject of the work to be presented is free, but those violent contents that could hurt the sensibility of the public will be excluded.

• The Cultural Association "Proyecta 3" as organizer of "Con Otra Mirada", reserves the right to dispense with those works that it considers do not comply with the foundations, do not present a minimum of quality (we will be rigorous with those that do not respect the format for sending the works or exceeding the time established for the duration of the projections).
• The copies sent to compete will be kept by the festival organization indefinitely, forming part of the archive material, and may be used for non-profit purposes.

• The decisions of the Selection Committee and the Jury can not be appealed.

• Voting



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