Festival Internacional De Cine De Gijón (58)

Gijon International Film Festival



Deadlines

08 Jul 2020
Call for entries

04 Oct 2020
Festival closed

06 Nov 2020
Notification date

20 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020

Address

C/ Francisco Tomás y Valiente 1 – 1º,  33201, Gijón, Asturias, Spain


Festival description
Short film festival
Feature film festival


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 Animation
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 Any Theme
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 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
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Festival start: 20 November 2020      Festival end: 28 November 2020

GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (FICX), aims to showcase a wide and varied selection of auteur cinema currently being produced worldwide and especially focused on innovative films and emerging filmmakers. High quality, personal, young in its shape, edgy and independent cinema at a creative level. During its selection process, the Festival will prioritise those works of interest that have their World, International, European or Spanish premiere at FICX.

Acknowledged as “Specialized Festival” by the FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Association)

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. RETUEYOS OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury composed of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prizes:
- Prize for Best Feature Film, worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Prize for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the jury. The distribution company that receives this award acquires the commitment to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- AISGE Award for Best Actress
- AISGE Award for Best Actor

* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company.

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. ALBAR OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury composed of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prizes:
- Prize for the Best Feature Film , worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) about the the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Prize for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the jury. The distribution company that receives this award acquires the commitment to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- Special Jury Prize. An optional prize that will distinguish one of the creative or technical sections of one of the selected films, which, due to its excellence or extraordinary character, deserves it. If awarded, this prize may not be presented ex-aequo.
- ALMA Award to the Best Script, which is supported by the Spanish Association of Literary and Audiovisual Media Authors (ALMA).

* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company.

> FIPRESCI JURY. TIERRES EN TRANCE OFFICIAL SELECTION
An official Jury of the International Federation of the Film Press - FIPRESCI, made up of three international film critics, will award the following prizes:
- FIPRESCI Award for Best Feature Film, worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Audience Award of the Tierres en Trance Official Section for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the vote of the audience. The distribution company that receives this prize commits to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- FIPRESCI Award for Best Direction

* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. SHORT FILM OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury made up of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prize:
- PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS Prize for Best Short Film, worth 3,000 € to be awarded to the company or individual or legal entity that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
This prize includes the possibility to be pre-selected for the Oscar® / U.S. Academy Awards and for the Goya® / Spanish Academy Awards.

> YOUTH JURY
A Jury made up of young people, aged 17 – 25 will award the following prizes:
- YOUTH JURY AWARD for Best Feature Film of the Official Selection Tierres en Trance..
- YOUTH JURY AWARD for Best Short Film of the Official Selection.

> ENFANTS TERRIBLES AWARD
The award for the Enfants Terribles section will be decided by the vote of the children and young audiences attending the screenings programmed by the Gijón/Xixón International Film Festival. This prize worth 5,000 € will be awarded to the person or company that registered the film at the 58th edition of FICX (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form).

> AUDIENCE AWARD
A cross-sectional competition where a seleciton of the feature films (no less than 45 minutes long) that are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections are eligible. This award is worth 5,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) and it will be decided by the vote of the audience attending the screenings.

> YOUNG EUROPE AWARD
A cross-sectional competition comprising those first, second or third feature films no less than 45 minutes long, mostly European co-productions, according to the current criteria within the MEDIA Programme of Creative Europe, which are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections. The Young Europe Award is worth 3.000 € to be awarded to the director of the film who, fulfilling the requirements previously described, receives the highest number of votes among all the other works competing for the GRAND AUDIENCE AWARD. In case that the film entry form includes several directors, the prize will be shared equally among them.

> BEST SPANISH FILM AWARD
A cross-sectional competition comprising a selection of feature films no less than 45 minutes long of Spanish (co)production and/or directed by Spanish filmmakers, from among those who are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections. The Best Spanish Film Award is worth 3.000 € to be granted to the director of the film (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) who, fulfilling the requirements previously described, receives the highest number of votes among all the other works competing for the GRAND AUDIENCE AWARD. In case that the film entry form includes several directors, the prize will be shared equally among them.

- The company RCservice offers the director (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) of the film winning the BEST SPANISH FILM AWARD of the 58th Gijón International Film Festival an additional prize consisting of services and/or equipment rentals worth 3,000 € to be used on digital camera cinema material in his/her next project. The director will be able to hand over the prize to his/her next film’s production company, or even more specifically, to the director of photography. The beneficiary, be it a company or a person, will have the right to choose the preferred services from the catalogue of RCservice available at the time the new project is being shot. This prize must be used within 12 months from the FICX’s closing ceremony.

- Additionally, the jury for the Best Spanish Film Award will grant the DELUXE DCP AWARD to one of the films competing within this category, consisting of the DCP Mastering – a service worth 6,000€ - of the next feature film made by the director (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) of the winning title.

> RTPA BEST ASTURIAN FEATURE FILM AWARD
Cross-sectional competition where a selection of feature films of Asturian* production are eligible as long as they have been selected in the following sections: OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA. This award is sponsored by the Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) ** and worth 2.000 € to be awarded to the company that registered and/or confirmed the film’s selection at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival.
A specific jury, composed by a Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) representative and two professionals from the film industry or the culture sector, will grant this award (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)

*Films will be considered as Asturian productions when they have been produced or directed by Asturias-born professionals or resident in the region // **It will be compulsory for the winner in this category to include the logo of the RTPA BEST ASTURIAN FEATURE FILM AWARD at the 58th FICX in the initial or ending credits of the film as stated in the specific regulations of this prize which are available at www.gijonfilmfestival.com.

> RTPA - ASTURIES CURTIUMETRAXES AWARD
A specific jury, composed by a Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) representative and two professionals from the film Industry or the culture sector, will award a prize for the best work and a special mention within the ASTURIES CURTIUMETRAXES competition, worth 1.500 € (Best Short Film) and 500 € (Special Mention) to be awarded to the company that registered and/or confirmed the film’s selection at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) of the participation commitment included in the official registration form). The specific regulations of this section are available at www.gijonfilmfestival.com

LABORAL CINEMATECA SHORT FILM DISTRIBUTION AWARD.
Laboral Cinemateca will award the following prize to one of the short films selected in Día d’Asturies section : LABORAL CINEMATECA SHORT FILM AWARD consisting of the distribution of the winning short film at festivals and prominent audiovisual events, both national and international. Moreover, the short film will be included in the database of Asturian short films, open to all filmmakers and producers from Asturias.

> DELUXE DCP AWARD – PUSH PLAY
Within the programme of activities for film professionals that the FICX will organize, several projects in pre-editing, editing or post-production stage will be presented. DELUXE Spain will award one of the project a prize consisting in the DCP Mastering of the film once it is finished – a service worth 6.000 €.

- ASSIGNATION OF THE PRIZES
. Cash prizes of the Official Selection and Enfants Terribles are cumulative to the ones assigned to the cross-categories : Grand Audience Award, Young Europe Award and Best Spanish Film Award. These cross-sectional prizes can be awarded to the same film.
. In all cases, withholding taxes and other expenses that may be incurred upon delivery of the cash prize will be deducted from them, so that the final amount will vary depending on the conditions set out by each country and how payment is made.

- It is compulsory and inexcusable for ALL THE FILMS THAT HAVE WON A CASH PRIZE within the different sections to mention the award received at Gijón International Film Festival (FICX) in all the publicity and promotional graphic materials of the film, as well as in the credits of all the copies/prints released in Spain for theatrical exhibition as well as home formats (DVD, BluRay, etc.) and other platforms.

RULES GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – 2020


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58th GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE November 20-28, 2020.

Acknowledged as “Specialized Festival” by the FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Association).


1.- GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (FICX), aims to showcase a wide and varied selection of auteur cinema currently being produced worldwide and especially focused on innovative films and emerging filmmakers. High quality, personal, young in its shape, edgy and independent cinema at a creative level. During its selection process, the Festival will prioritise those works of interest that have their World, International, European or Spanish premiere at FICX.


2.- THE 58th GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL will take place November 20-28, 2020.


3.- SECTIONS:

A. OFFICIAL SELECTION
The new Official Selection of Gijón/Xixón International Film Festival comprises its main four categories, combining fiction, non-fiction and/or animation works. A commitment to the quality and audacity of contemporary cinema that is outside of the mainstream, with special emphasis on the European and Latin American cinema, in which priority will be given to the discovery of young filmmaking talents, whose films will coexist with the latest works of acclaimed filmmakers more in the form of the present.
- RETUEYOS COMPETITION
Official international competition comprising first, second or third feature films (co-)directed by emerging filmmakers. Feature films no less than 45 minutes long produced after 1st January 2019 are eligible.

- ALBAR COMPETITION
Official international competition consisting of works (co-)directed by filmmakers who have more than three feature films premiered at festivals and/or in commercial screening rooms. Feature films no less than 45 minutes long produced after 1st January 2019 are eligible.

- TIERRES EN TRANCE COMPETITION
Official competition consisting of works (co)produced by countries in the Latin-American area (including Spain and Portugal). Feature films no less than 45 minutes long produced after 1st January 2019 are eligible.

- SHORT FILM COMPETITION
Official international competition comprising short films no more than 30 minutes long produced after 1st January 2019.

B. ENFANTS TERRIBLES
Competitive section specifically aimed at the Festival's younger audience. Films produced after 1st January 2019 are eligible.

C. ESBILLA
Selection of films showcasing works from the international film industry scene that stand out for their quality and/or audacity, to which premiere titles of special formal or thematic value are added.

D. FICX / LABORAL CINEMATECA
Section co-produced by Laboral Cinemateca, comprising a classical and/or contemporary audiovisual selection accompanied by presentations and special meetings, and/or live music. This section can be held during the Festival or as part of the annual programme of FICXPlus and Laboral Cinemateca

E. ASTURIES-CURTIUMETRAXES
A wide selection of short films made in Asturias and/or by Asturian producers or filmmakers produced after 1st January 2019. The specific regulations and submission form for this section are available at www.gijonfilmfestival.com

F. SPOTLIGHTS, RETROSPECTIVES, SEASONS, SPECIAL SCREENINGS
The Festival enriches its programme with the presentation of several SPOTLIGHTS and RETROSPECTIVES conceived to discover / reinforce the work of filmmakers on the national and international film industry scene. Likewise, the FICX includes in its approach the presentation of SEASONS defined by a thematic line or by a geographical criterion, whose selection - as well as that of the SPOTLIGHTS and RETROSPECTIVES, might be carried out through the curatorship and/or in collaboration with other festivals and institutions. On their side, the SPECIAL SCREENINGS will show works of singular interest accompanied by guests. In addition, there will be unique screenings such as THE NAMELESS NIGHT dedicated to genre cinema.


4.- PARTICIPATION

The feature and short films opting for selection in both the competitive and out-of-competition sections can be submitted via the online platform https://festhome.com/f/ficx following the specific instructions on the website.

Registration must be made complying with the following deadlines:
1.Enfants Terribles Section: before September 1st, 2020
2.Feature Films for all the other sections: before September 19th 2020.
3.Short Films(*): Early bird: before September 19th. 2020. Late entries: before September 26th 2020.
(*)Except works submitted to the Asturies-Curtiumetraxes section, whose registration and screening copy shipment deadlines are stipulated in the specific regulations of this section, which can be requested at the Festival's offices or consulted on its website: www.gijonfilmfestival.com in the next few weeks.



5.- CONDITIONS FOR SELECTED FILMS

a) Once the film has been selected for participation and confirmed by its exhibition rights holder, it cannot be unilaterally withdrawn by those responsible nor can it be presented in Spain before its premiere in the Festival without the express permission of the FICX.

b) The Festival will decide the date, form (physical / online) and order of exhibition for each film.

c) The FICX is committed not to screen each title more than five times during the Festival dates, according to FIAPF’s International regulations.

d) The Festival will cover the films’ insurance from the moment of the delivery to the carrier until its return to the participant. As stated in article 10 of FIAPF’s rules, any claim regarding the condition of prints returned must be made within one month after it is delivered to the participant.

e) All films participating in competitive sections must submit the OFFICIAL REGISTRATION FORM. The data included in this form will be binding when assigning the destination of the cash prizes
f) Delivery of materials and screening copies of the films:
-By October 25th 2020 the following materials must be sent: dossier including cast and crew, bio-filmography of the director(s), stills and photos of the film and the director(s), 2 posters and excerpts of the film for promotion. Press kits as well as other marketing materials may also be submitted for distribution to the press.
-Original REGISTRATION FORM, provided by the Festival is compulsory for all films participating in the competitive sections.
-By November 1st 2020 the screening print/copy of the film must be sent, indicating clearly the film’s title, length, footage, format and value of the copy to:
GIJÓN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
C/ Francisco Tomás y Valiente 1 – 1º
33201 Gijón, Spain
-The sender must provide notification of print shipment by e-mail (prints@gijonfilmfestival.com) with shipping details (title of film, date of delivery, format, method of shipment and the AirWay Bill number).
-Shipping costs, from the place of origin and return, of films participating in competition will be paid for by the entity and/or individual(s) registering the film for participation. The Festival Organization will not cover any costs regarding the delivery of related materials (screeners, posters, photographs, etc.).
-The person or company that has registered the selected film will have to provide the Festival with the screening copy in the format(s) required by the FICX in each case (DCP following DCI, digital file, 35mm, 16mm).
-All screening prints/copies will remain at the Festival until it finishes. The prints/copies will be returned, after the Festival’s closing date, to the address stated on the related section of the submission form, unless the print’s owner indicates otherwise in written form before the film screening at the FICX.
-Screening prints/copies in DCP format must be in line with DCI specifications, and before being sent to the Festival, they must be tested on a DCI compliant server by the company or person that has registered the film.
-All screening prints/copies must include subtitles in Spanish or English.


6.- JURIES AND PRIZES

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. RETUEYOS OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury composed of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prizes:
- Prize for Best Feature Film, worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Prize for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the jury. The distribution company that receives this award acquires the commitment to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- AISGE Award for Best Actress
- AISGE Award for Best Actor

* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company.

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. ALBAR OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury composed of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prizes:
- Prize for the Best Feature Film , worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) about the the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Prize for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the jury. The distribution company that receives this award acquires the commitment to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- Special Jury Prize. An optional prize that will distinguish one of the creative or technical sections of one of the selected films, which, due to its excellence or extraordinary character, deserves it. If awarded, this prize may not be presented ex-aequo.
- ALMA Award to the Best Script, which is supported by the Spanish Association of Literary and Audiovisual Media Authors (ALMA).

* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company.

> FIPRESCI JURY. TIERRES EN TRANCE OFFICIAL SELECTION
An official Jury of the International Federation of the Film Press - FIPRESCI, made up of three international film critics, will award the following prizes:
- FIPRESCI Award for Best Feature Film, worth 10,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
- Audience Award of the Tierres en Trance Official Section for Distribution. An additional 3,000 € prize will be awarded to the Spanish distribution company that acquires the rights to one of the films in the section, which will be determined by the vote of the audience. The distribution company that receives this prize commits to release the film in commercial screening rooms in Spain within twelve months from the closing date of the 58th Festival.
- FIPRESCI Award for Best Direction
* In the event that both the Best Feature Film and the Distribution Awards go to the same film, both cash prizes will be cumulative if the film has been registered by a Spanish distribution company

> INTERNATIONAL JURY. SHORT FILM OFFICIAL SELECTION
An International Jury made up of prominent professionals from the film industry and the culture sector will award the following prize:
- PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS Prize for Best Short Film, worth 3,000 € to be awarded to the company or individual or legal entity that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival. (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)
This prize includes the possibility to be pre-selected for the Oscar® / U.S. Academy Awards and for the Goya® / Spanish Academy Awards.

> YOUTH JURY
A Jury made up of young people, aged 17 – 25 will award the following prizes:
- YOUTH JURY AWARD for Best Feature Film of the Official Selection Tierres en Trance..
- YOUTH JURY AWARD for Best Short Film of the Official Selection.

> ENFANTS TERRIBLES AWARD
The award for the Enfants Terribles section will be decided by the vote of the children and young audiences attending the screenings programmed by the Gijón/Xixón International Film Festival. This prize worth 5,000 € will be awarded to the person or company that registered the film at the 58th edition of FICX (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form).

> AUDIENCE AWARD
A cross-sectional competition where a seleciton of the feature films (no less than 45 minutes long) that are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections are eligible. This award is worth 5,000 € to be awarded to the company or person that registered the film at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) and it will be decided by the vote of the audience attending the screenings.

> YOUNG EUROPE AWARD
A cross-sectional competition comprising those first, second or third feature films no less than 45 minutes long, mostly European co-productions, according to the current criteria within the MEDIA Programme of Creative Europe, which are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections. The Young Europe Award is worth 3.000 € to be awarded to the director of the film who, fulfilling the requirements previously described, receives the highest number of votes among all the other works competing for the GRAND AUDIENCE AWARD. In case that the film entry form includes several directors, the prize will be shared equally among them.

> BEST SPANISH FILM AWARD
A cross-sectional competition comprising a selection of feature films no less than 45 minutes long of Spanish (co)production and/or directed by Spanish filmmakers, from among those who are part of the 58th FICX OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA sections. The Best Spanish Film Award is worth 3.000 € to be granted to the director of the film (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) who, fulfilling the requirements previously described, receives the highest number of votes among all the other works competing for the GRAND AUDIENCE AWARD. In case that the film entry form includes several directors, the prize will be shared equally among them.

The company RCservice offers the director (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) of the film winning the BEST SPANISH FILM AWARD of the 58th Gijón International Film Festival an additional prize consisting of services and/or equipment rentals worth 3,000 € to be used on digital camera cinema material in his/her next project. The director will be able to hand over the prize to his/her next film’s production company, or even more specifically, to the director of photography. The beneficiary, be it a company or a person, will have the right to choose the preferred services from the catalogue of RCservice available at the time the new project is being shot. This prize must be used within 12 months from the FICX’s closing ceremony.

Additionally, the jury for the Best Spanish Film Award will grant the DELUXE DCP AWARD to one of the films competing within this category, consisting of the DCP Mastering – a service worth 6,000€ - of the next feature film made by the director (section B) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form) of the winning title.

> RTPA BEST ASTURIAN FEATURE FILM AWARD
Cross-sectional competition where a selection of feature films of Asturian* production are eligible as long as they have been selected in the following sections: OFFICIAL SELECTION, ENFANTS TERRIBLES or ESBILLA. This award is sponsored by the Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) ** and worth 2.000 € to be awarded to the company that registered and/or confirmed the film’s selection at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival.
A specific jury, composed by a Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) representative and two professionals from the film industry or the culture sector, will grant this award (section D) about the participation commitment included in the official registration form)

*Films will be considered as Asturian productions when they have been produced or directed by Asturias-born professionals or resident in the region // **It will be compulsory for the winner in this category to include the logo of the RTPA BEST ASTURIAN FEATURE FILM AWARD at the 58th FICX in the initial or ending credits of the film as stated in the specific regulations of this prize which are available at www.gijonfilmfestival.com.

> RTPA - ASTURIES CURTIUMETRAXES AWARD
A specific jury, composed by a Radio Television of the Principality of Asturias (RTPA) representative and two professionals from the film Industry or the culture sector, will award a prize for the best work and a special mention within the ASTURIES CURTIUMETRAXES competition, worth 1.500 € (Best Short Film) and 500 € (Special Mention) to be awarded to the company that registered and/or confirmed the film’s selection at the 58th Gijón International Film Festival (section D) of the participation commitment included in the official registration form). The specific regulations of this section are available at www.gijonfilmfestival.com

> LABORAL CINEMATECA SHORT FILM DISTRIBUTION AWARD.
Laboral Cinemateca will award the following prize to one of the short films selected in Día d’Asturies section : LABORAL CINEMATECA SHORT FILM AWARD consisting of the distribution of the winning short film at festivals and prominent audiovisual events, both national and international. Moreover, the short film will be included in the database of Asturian short films, open to all filmmakers and producers from Asturias.

> DELUXE DCP AWARD – PUSH PLAY
Within the programme of activities for film professionals that the FICX will organize, several projects in pre-editing, editing or post-production stage will be presented. DELUXE Spain will award one of the project a prize consisting in the DCP Mastering of the film once it is finished – a service worth 6.000 €.

7.- ASSIGNATION OF THE PRIZES
- Cash prizes of the Official Selection and Enfants Terribles are cumulative to the ones assigned to the cross-categories : Grand Audience Award, Young Europe Award and Best Spanish Film Award. These cross-sectional prizes can be awarded to the same film.
- In all cases, withholding taxes and other expenses that may be incurred upon delivery of the cash prize will be deducted from them, so that the final amount will vary depending on the conditions set out by each country and how payment is made.

8.- It is compulsory and inexcusable for ALL THE FILMS THAT HAVE WON A CASH PRIZE within the different sections to mention the award received at Gijón International Film Festival (FICX) in all the publicity and promotional graphic materials of the film, as well as in the credits of all the copies/prints released in Spain for theatrical exhibition as well as home formats (DVD, BluRay, etc.) and other platforms.

9.- PARTICIPATION in the 58th Gijón International Film Festival implies acceptance of the Regulations. The interpretation of these will be at the sole discretion of the Festival’s Organizing Committee but in accordance with International Regulations established by the FIAPF. In case of doubt, only the Spanish version of these regulations will be considered valid.


  

 
  

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