FESTIVAL CORTO CIUDAD REAL (23)



Deadlines

01 Feb 2021
Call for entries

07 Mar 2021
Final deadline

20 May 2021
Notification date

21 Jun 2021
26 Jun 2021

Address

BARCELONA S/N,  13004, CIUDAD REAL, CIUDAD REAL, Spain


Festival description
Short film festival 30'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2019
 Production countries: Required
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  30'<
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish
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Festival start: 21 June 2021      Festival end: 26 June 2021

The Short Festival is a consolidated activity in our city, organized by the City Council by a team of municipal workers and own resources that has managed to remain a benchmark within the oldest Short Film Festivals in our country. It is at a great moment and is recognized by distributors, producers and directors that deliver a large number of works of excellent quality.

Besides the City Council, other public and private entities support this project that grows every year and is carried out with the same enthusiasm and energy with which it began in 1994 from the Center for New Technologies.
The City Council of Ciudad Real is committed to this Cultural Activity of offering a free program during the last week of June where in addition to presenting itself to citizens for its squares, streets and public spaces, it receives all those guests who come to enjoy a great appointment with the cinema in short version and contributes to the maintenance and push of this much appreciated format.

These works "stay at home" and are part of activities carried out within the programming of different areas such as Youth, Culture, Equality, Environment, etc. and in programs in collaboration with other initiatives that have a place.

The prizes awarded by the Jury and the Public are:

- Best Fiction Short, endowed with € 1,500 and a Trophy.
- Best Documentary Short, endowed with € 1,000 and a Trophy.
- Best Animation Short, endowed with € 1,000 and a Trophy.
- Best Local Short, endowed with € 700 and a Trophy.
- Young Director for the best short finalist directed by authors under 35 years of age, endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Audience Award for the most voted NON-LOCAL work during the OFFICIAL SECTION screenings, endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Best Director, for the best finalist work directed by a woman endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Local Mention of the public, to the most voted local work during the projections of the OFFICIAL SECTION endowed with a trophy and without economic amount.

The financial endowments and the amount of the prizes will be made effective in a single payment, after the celebration of the Awards Ceremony and closing of the Festival, once the winners have provided the data requested for this purpose.

The organization assumes that the people who register the shorts must necessarily hold the rights to exhibit the works they represent, as well as the authorization to receive the award. In any case, the organization disclaims any liability that may arise from the violation of this base.

The organization may use fragments of the selected works to promote them and the festival.

The winning titles will be obliged to include the prizes obtained in this contest in their press and advertising dossiers of the short film.

CALL FOR THE XXIII EDITION OF THE SHORT FESTIVAL OF CIUDAD REAL 2021

PARTICIPATION RULES

FIRST.- PHILOSOPHY AND OBJECT

The City Council of Ciudad Real, through the Youth Council, opens the Call in a competitive concurrence regime of the XXIII Edition of the Short Festival in order to recognize and stimulate creativity in the world of short films and make our municipality a benchmark in this field. The Call for the Festival for the year 2021 is made public, which will be governed by these regulations.

The purpose of the Call is to award various prizes in the world of short films in order to recognize and stimulate creativity as well as support its production and dissemination.

SECOND.- FINANCING

A total amount of € 10,200.00 will be allocated to this call, which will be allocated to the budget application number 2312 22625 "Other miscellaneous expenses for the Ciudad Real Festival" of the Municipal Budget extended by the Hon. Ciudad Real City Council for the 2020 financial year.

THIRD.- REGULATORY BASES

The Regulatory Bases of the Call were approved by the Local Government Board in a session held on January 16, two thousand seventeen and published in the B.O.P. of Ciudad Real nº 11 of January 18, 2017.

FOURTH.- PERIOD FOR SUBMISSION OF WORKS

The deadline for submitting the works runs from February 1 to March 7, 2021, once the extract of the call has been published in the Official Gazette of the Province of Ciudad Real through the National Database of Subsidies, as established in article 20 of the General Subsidies Law 38/2003.

FIFTH.- DATES

The XXIII Edition of the Short Festival Ciudad Real 2021 will be held from June 21 to 26, 2021.


CALENDAR:
- ADMISSION OF WORKS: from February 1 to March 7.
- PUBLICATION OF PARTICIPATING TITLES IN THE OFFICIAL SECTION: April 28.
- PUBLICATION OF PARTICIPATING TITLES IN THE PARALLEL SECTION: May 20.
- SCREENINGS: During June 21, 22 and 23 the short films of the PARALLEL SECTION will be screened. The works of the OFFICIAL SECTION will be screened on the 24th and
June 25 where the public can cast their vote.
- FINAL JUDGMENT, AWARDS GIVING AND CLOSING OF THE 23rd EDITION: June 26th.

SIX.- MODALITIES AND SCOPE OF PARTICIPATION

Three MODALITIES of participation are established:
- FICTION: Free-themed fiction works.
- DOCUMENTARY: Free-themed documentary works
- ANIMATION: Free-themed works made with any animation technique.

The Scope of the festival is European and Latin American

SEVENTH.- SECTIONS

Two sections are established:
- OFFICIAL SECTION, competitive section where the 15 works of the different modalities that compete for the prizes will be selected. Of these 15 titles, 4 will be FICTION works, 4 DOCUMENTARY works, 4 ANIMATIONS AND 3 works directed or produced by local authors of any kind.

- PARALLEL SECTION, non-competitive section of a number of works selected for exhibition during the festival without the option of a prize.

EIGHTH.- SELECTION COMMITTEE AND JURY

All admitted works will be viewed by a Selection Committee that will be made up of technical staff from the City Council and professionals linked to the world of cinema, audiovisual media and culture. It will be said Committee who will carry out the selection of the works that will be part of the Official Section and the parallel Section.

The prizes and mentions that are awarded among the finalist works in the Official Section will be awarded by a Jury made up of independent professionals from the world of cinema, audiovisual media and culture. Your decisions will be final.

Exceptions are the Prize and the Local Public Mention, which will be awarded by the votes of those attending the screenings of the Official Section. The classification of the votes will be established through the best arithmetic mean resulting from dividing the total score obtained by the number of voters.

The Jury's decision and the rest of the awards and mentions will be announced during the celebration of the Awards Ceremony, on June 26.

NINTH.- PRIZES AND CONDITIONS OF SELECTION

Both the Selection Committee and the Jury will select the works according to their quality and suitability.

All the works selected in both sections will receive a Certificate that accredits their selection or award as well as the Festival's laurels.

The works in the OFFICIAL SECTION, in addition to the option to prizes, have an endowment of € 300 for expenses generated by attending the festival. If the celebration of the closing of the Festival does not take place in person, the works of the OFFICIAL SECTION will not be entitled to said financial award.

The prizes awarded by the Jury and the Public are:

- Best Fiction Short, endowed with € 1,500 and a Trophy.
- Best Documentary Short, endowed with € 1,000 and a Trophy.
- Best Animation Short, endowed with € 1,000 and a Trophy.
- Best Local Short, endowed with € 700 and a Trophy.
- Young Director for the best short finalist directed by authors under 35 years of age, endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Audience Award for the most voted NON-LOCAL work during the OFFICIAL SECTION screenings, endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Best Director, for the best finalist work directed by a woman endowed with € 500 and a trophy.
- Local Mention of the public, to the most voted local work during the projections of the OFFICIAL SECTION endowed with a trophy and without economic amount.

The financial endowments and the amount of the prizes will be made effective in a single payment, after the celebration of the Awards Ceremony and closing of the Festival, once the winners have provided the data requested for this purpose.

The organization assumes that the people who register the shorts must necessarily hold the rights to exhibit the works they represent, as well as the authorization to receive the award. In any case, the organization disclaims any liability that may arise from the violation of this base.

The organization may use fragments of the selected works to promote them and the festival.

The winning titles will be obliged to include the prizes obtained in this contest in their press and advertising dossiers of the short film.

TENTH.- PARTICIPATION AND CONDITIONS OF THE WORKS

- Participation in this Festival is open to authors born and / or resident in Europe and Latin America.
- The works will not exceed 30 minutes in duration, credits included. Only works produced after January 1, 2019 that have not competed in previous editions of this Festival will be accepted.
- Each participant may present a maximum of 2 works.
- A work cannot be presented in more than one modality.
- The works must be presented entirely in Spanish or in the original version with subtitles in this language.

With the aim of reaching the largest number of viewers and for special attention to the deaf community, subtitling of the work is recommended for the deaf.

All the works selected in both SECTIONS will be exhibited during the week of the Festival.

In view of the nature of the subsidy (short film contest), to qualify for the award, it will not be required to prove compliance with the requirements established in article 13 of the General Subsidies Law.

ELEVENTH.- INSCRIPTIONS

Registration will be done only online through the following platforms:
- FESTHOME
- CLICKFORFESTIVAL

In addition to the short film, you must upload to the platform:
- Official poster of the work.
- DNI in digital format of the director.
- Participants who opt for local awards must prove their birth or residence in the municipality of Ciudad Real through the corresponding certificate.

It is recommended to send any information of interest (links to trailers, website of the work, biofilmography of the director, press dossier, etc.)
Postal or in-person shipments will not be accepted.
The costs of online registration will be borne by the participants.




TWELFTH.- OBLIGATION AND POWERS OF THE SELECTED

Those selected in the different SECTIONS of the festival are obliged to send to it a Projection Copy of the work for its exhibition with a minimum resolution of 1280 x 1080 pixels and embedded Spanish subtitles in case of productions in a language other than this one.

The representatives of the Shorts of the Official Section must necessarily appear in the place agreed by the Festival Organization, on the afternoon of Saturday June 26, this being an essential requirement for obtaining the corresponding award, as well as for the reception of the 300 € for expenses incurred.

To make the payments, they must send a completed DATA SHEET that the festival will send them after being selected.

In addition to the awards ceremony, previously the Festival will offer a welcome lunch to which all the Selected, Jury, Sponsors and Organization will be invited.

The representatives of the works of the Official Section for their presentation and promotion during public screenings will have accommodation covered by the Organization in a city hotel with a double room per work, under the SA regime. from the day of the screening of your short film until the Awards Ceremony.

Likewise, the presence of a representative of the shorts of the Parallel Section will be appreciated for their presentation during public screenings, their accommodation being covered with a double room under the SA regime.

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THIRTEENTH.- PUBLICATION

The full text of this call can be accessed on the website: www.festivalcortocr.com and in the National Subsidies Database (http://www.pap.minhap.gob.es/bdnstrans/index).

In addition to the publicity of any call submitted to the General Subsidies Law, it will be disseminated as widely as possible among those who may be interested.

FOURTEENTH.- MANAGING BODY, FINANCING, JUSTIFICATION AND CURRENT LEGISLATION

For any query or clarification of this call, interested parties may contact the Department of Youth and Childhood of the Hon. Ciudad Real City Council, located at Calle Barcelona s / n, 13004-Ciudad Real, by phone at 926251741 and 926251750 or by e-mail: info@festivalcortocr.com; direccion@festivalcortocr.com.

For the purposes of justification of the prizes, the provision of article 30.7 of the General Subsidies Law will be applicable.

The awarding of the prizes will be governed by what is established in its regulatory bases, in this call, in General Law 38/2003 on Subsidies and its development provisions, in the Basis of Execution of the Budget of the City Council of Ciudad Real for 2021, in the remaining rules of administrative law that, where appropriate, are applicable and, failing that, the rules of private law will apply.

FIFTEENTH.- PARTICIPATION

Participation in the festival implies full acceptance of these rules, on any matter that is not subject to them, the organization will be in charge of solving in the last instance.
What is made public for general knowledge.

Ciudad Real, January 18, 2021
The Hon. Mrs. Mayor-President The Head of the Supporting Body
to the Local Government Board



  

 
  

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