Santiago Horror International Fantastic Film Festival (3)



Deadlines

16 Mar 2020
Call for entries

01 Sep 2020
Final deadline

4
mths

10 Sep 2020
Notification date

30 Sep 2020
03 Oct 2020

Address

Irarrázaval 1564,  7770242, Santiago, santiago, Chile


Festival description
Short film festival >1' 20'<
Feature film festival >60' 140'<


Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 20'<
 Feature Films  >60' 140'<
 Any language
 Subtitles 
Spanish English
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Festival start: 30 September 2020      Festival end: 03 October 2020

“SANTIAGO HORROR INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL”
Organized by: SANTIAGO HORROR INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL
Produced by: Corporación Cultural de Ñuñoa
Invites: Madhouse Chile / Voipir Agencia cinematográfica

OBJECTIVES:
• SHFF is a festival that aims at the fantastic and horror genre. The main objective is to recover local films and transform them in a cinema referent, with the intention to boost and spread all projects from Chile to the world.
• SHFF opens his doors to filmmakers from the world so that together we can develop the Chilean market and also to create productive links with festivals from America, Europe and Asia.
• SHFF offers a unique space where all kind of artists related to cinema can be present.
• SHFF is more than just a festival, it is an experience where everyone can be the protagonist.

AWARDS
- Best Feature Film, jury vote.
- Best Feature Film, public attenders vote.
- Best Short Film, jury vote.
- Best Short Film, public attenders vote.
- Best Video Clip National Competition
- Best Video Clip International Competition
- Best Actor / Actress feature film
- Best FX feature film
- Best screenplay feature film

The jury reserves the right to leave the category without winner if the quality of the works does not exceed minimum quality requirements.

COMPETITION RULES “SANTIAGO HORROR INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL”

NACIONAL & INTERNACIONAL CALL

Competitions:

FEATURE FILM / SHORT FILM / MUSIC VIDEO CLIP 2020


1. REQUIREMENTS

Thematic: Short films, feature films and music video clip must belong to the genre whether horror or fantastic. This also includes all sub genres (thrillers, documentaries, black humor, science fiction, etc…).

2. CONTEST CATEGORIES


GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS:

For the following categories there will be a unique application form.

Every category will have a unique application form detailed in chapter 4. REGISTRATION FORM that must be attached in .pdf to the postulation.

If the original language of the film is not Spanish, it must have subtitles in Spanish or english.

If the project is selected the owner of the rights authorizes the festival to use fragments of the material for promotional and advertising uses of the present edition.

The submission authorizes the festival to use the winner movies in traveling exhibitions in Chilean cities that will be made during the period between festivals.

FEATURE FILM:

The competition is aimed at the exhibition of films which belong to the genres whether fantastic, documentary or experimental, Chilean or foreign. All the film that participate in this category cannot have been exhibited previously in Chile either broadcast medium or any kind of platform (it is not excluding in the application if the case warrants it).

The category is subdivided for the purposes of registration, programming and awards into:
- International Feature Film Competition
- National Feature Film Competition (Chile)


SHORT FILM:

The films should not to exceed 20 minutes as maximum duration. (Projects that exceed this time will also be evaluated. In case the quality justifies exceeding this limit).

The Short films are allowed to use any kind of audio-visual technique. For example, animation, video camera, stop motion, Cell phone camera etc…

The films will have to be submitted in a standard format compatible with most of the existing video players in the market or sent in high quality digital format.

The category is subdivided for the purposes of registration, programming and awards into:
- International Short Film Competition
- National Short Film Competition (Chile)


MUSIC VIDEO:

The competition is aimed at filmmakers, bands, video clip producers, independent artists and record companies.

The length of the video clip may not exceed 8 minutes (if more will be evaluated), with an antiquity since January 2018

It is not allowed to use materials / content which intellectual property rights are not submitted by exclusive owners or someone who has the legal authority to represent the owner of the rights.

Theme: horror, suspense, fantasy, myths and legends, science fiction.

The organization does not assume legal accusations that derive from unauthorized submission of copyrighted materials.

In the case of bands (application only in Chile), an authorization letter is required in which the reproduction of the material delivered to SHFF is allowed (which will be used for free exhibitions in the context of SHFF), indicating that no There are fines for this in addition to the use of photographic materials, or others registered under licenses.

This category will be subdivided for registration, programming and awards purposes in:
- International Video Clip Competition
- National Videoclip Competition (Chile)

Note: The prize will be awarded by the director of the Videoclip and if the Director is not present on the day of the award, the Galvano will be given to a representative of the Band.

Pre-selected video clips can be viewed at:
• The YouTube channel of the festival.
• SHFF in all its communications of the pre-selected video clips, finalists and winners will always use the link to the YouTube channel or Vimeo of the artist himself, he will never make personal use of the video clips.


3. HOW TO SEND

The projects must be sent with the registration form provided through the following means:

Festhome

Film, application form and materials required by the page.

Material sent by mail, delivered by hand or delivered to a member of the production will not be accepted. The material delivered by these routes will be discarded automatically.


4. REGISTRATION FORM

The registration form must be submitted in .pdf file with the following data:

• Teaser and /or trailer
• Title
• Synopsis
• duration
• Country
• Cover
• Director and production data
• Telephones (optional for contact on behalf of production)
• Email
• Data sheet

Official poster of the feature film, short film and video clip (if it has one) is required. It must be in a print size of at least 50x70 cm and a maximum of 70x100 cm with a print quality 300 PPP.


5. deadlineS

The projects can be submitted to the festival under up these guidelines until September 01 - 2020.


6. THE JURY

The jury will be composed by film directors, festival’s staff, specialist in films critics and special international guests. In addition, there will be a vote from the audience.


7. EVALUATION CRITERIA

The festival commission will select according to the following criteria:

-Originality and creativity of work
-The relationship with the theme of the festival
- Artistic quality and script

As an exception, projects already presented at other festivals will be accepted. However, it must be declared in what events have been shown prior to this festival.

Works previously published on social networks, YouTube or any other public medium will not be accepted


8. SELECTION SYSTEM

The projects in competition will be announced publicly before the festival on different official platforms. And also the authors will be notified by email.


9. awards

- Best feature film, jury vote.
- Best Feature Film, public attenders vote.
- Best Short Film, jury vote.
- Best Short Film, public attenders vote.
- Best Actor / Actress feature film.
- Best FX feature film.
- Best screenplay feature film.

The jury reserves the right to leave the category without winner if the quality of the works does not exceed minimum quality requirements.


10. SELECCIÓN Y FORMATOS

If your project is selected, you must send the master in Apple Pro Res HQ 422 or DCP format by download link and include embedded or external subtitles in SPANISH. If you do not meet these conditions the project will be disqualified.


11. PROJECTION AND prizes

The production will determine the order and date for showing the projects within the dates of the festival. It will also announce on the official platforms of SHFF the schedule and days.


12. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The participants of the festival will accept a non-exclusive cession of the material to the organizing entity for its use in the different programmed activities of the festival.


13. DECLARATION OF KNOWLEDGE BASIS

The projects submitted to this festival have full knowledge of the rules and the acceptance of them is required to participate.

These rules are subject to possible modifications and / or annexes for reasons beyond the control of the organization.

If you have any questions, please contact the organization through the email info@santiagohorror.com




  

 
  

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