Festival Internacional De Cine de DosQuebradas - Concurso Internacional Documental C.I.D. 2018 ()

CID Short Film Festival 2018


06 Jul 2018
Call for entries

31 Aug 2018
Festival closed

07 Sep 2018
Notification date

02 Oct 2018
06 Oct 2018


Área Metropolitana Centro Occidente (Pereira, DosQuebradas y La Virginia),  -, DosQuebradas - Risaralda, Eje Cafetero, Colombia

Festival description
Short Films >1' 25'<

Festival requirements
 Music Video
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2006
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
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Festival start: 02 October 2018      Festival end: 06 October 2018


The XIII International Festival of Cinema of DosQuebradas -FICDOS- seeks to carry out an audiovisual production competition focused on short-term Documentary realization open worldwide under the theme "Sensitization in post-conflict and reconciliation", there will be chosen the best work to own the Charlot Prize, commemorative plaque to its winner and work team.

The screening of the official selection will take place in the municipality of DosQuebradas, Risaralda, Eje Cafetero, Colombia.

Commemorative plaque and a certification as winner (no cash).

Delivery will be made at the awards ceremony.


• What is the C.I.D ??: It is a competition of the International Film Festival of DosQuebradas with audiovisual works of short duration, open to the world in which through different stages a winner is chosen.

• What is the theme of the CIA ?: "Sensitizing in the post-conflict and reconciliation". Translating an atmosphere of internal armed conflict for more than 50 years we identify the full need to have all Colombians living in a completely different country, the cinema transforms lives, dreams, shapes projects and through it we visualize ourselves as history, justice, truth, reparation and non-repetition is our support to focus the event on the sensitization of the Post-Conflict and Reconciliation.

• What is the prize awarded by C.I.D.?:
The CHARLOT statuette, by the artist Juan Carlos García. A written certification as winner. (There will be no cash prize).

• How is the C.I.D. developed ?:

1. Opening of calls: July 6, 2018.
2. Closure of calls: August 31, 2018.
3. Publication official selection: September 10th. 2018
4. * Opinion and publication of the winner: October 6, 2018.

* The decision of the jury is unappealable, committing itself, its members, a reserve reserved on its decisions until after the official awards ceremony and closing of the Festival.

• What happens with the children who participate in the CMI ?: The shorts are part of the Charlot Foundation film to be shown in other audiovisual scenarios, which only seek the formation of audiences and are always non-profit. The authors communicate every time they are going to be exhibited.

• Participation in the Festival implies authorization to disseminate the fragments of the film presented on Colombian television channels and on the Internet.

• What characteristics should the short have to participate in the CDI ?: A duration of 1 to 30 minutes, if it is in a language other than Spanish to be subtitled. Format to be read on DVD. Year of completion: from 2013 to date.

• Where and with whom to find the direct information of C.I.D.?:

Diego Rodríguez

• How are the works sent to the C.I.D.?: In physical and online

Sent Physicist:

• Fill out the work registration form and accept the legal terms on the website www.ficdos.com -button contest-

• Send two copies of the work in DVD High Quality, in box and marked additional. They must include the official trailer, two frames of the work and the photograph of the director (800 × 600), if you have printed or digital advertising material included in the shipping package *.

* The shipment was made by courier (declaring NON-COMMERCIAL VALUE), less than 12 euros, 10 dollars or 20,000 pesos by the direction of the Charlot Foundation and marks as follows:

At the national level:

Audiovisual Convocation: "International Festival of Cinema of DosQuebradas and Central West Metropolitan Area FICDOS-AMCO"
Diego Rodríguez
Cambulos neighborhood Molinos sector, Mz 5 Cs 20.
DosQuebradas Rda. - Colombia-
"Only for cultural uses"

The Charlot Foundation has not been responsible for the possible damages suffered by the materials in the transfer. Any expense generated by the delivery of the materials will be paid by the participant.

Sent online:

• Fill out the work registration form and accept the legal terms on the website www.ficdos.com -button contest-.

• The work must have a maximum size of 2 GB, .avi format and must be compressed in a .zip or .rar file in which the official trailer is included, two frames of the work and a photograph of the director (800 × 600) , if you have advertising material, attach it in a shipping package.

The file must be uploaded to the page: www.festhome.com



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