Festival Internacional De Filmes De Esporte (FIFE) ()



Deadlines

31 Oct 2014
Call for entries

09 May 2015
Festival closed

20 Nov 2015
Notification date

10 Dec 2015
16 Dec 2015

Address

Rua Evaristo da Veiga, 21 sala 606,  20031-040, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Festival description
Short Films
Feature Films


 
Festival requirements
 Fiction
 Documentary
 Animation
 Fantastic
 Terror
 Experimental
 Music Video
 Other
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Languages 
Portuguese
 Subtitles 
Spanish English Portuguese
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FIFE is open to all television, movie and new media productions dealing with sport, or having sport in all its different expressions and manifestations as their main subject. Productions with pornographical contents will not be accepted, neither will works inspired by political, religious or racial fanaticisms.

All submitted films must be presented in Portuguese or, if presented in another language, with subtitles or a dialogue list in Spanish or English.

- Competitive Sections for Feature Films: fiction and documentary films with running time superior to 60 minutes.

- Competitive Section for Short Films: fiction and documentary films with running time shorter than 60 minutes.

- Non-competitive sections:

* Best Sportmovies of All Times: Great hits of audience and critic of all times (feature or short, fiction or documentary).

* Olympic Sports Memories: Feature or Short Films, no matter the year of production, inspired in the Olympic Games.

*TV Shows and New Tecnhologies: Reports, Talk-shows and TV Sport Programs.

* Sport and Advertising: Advertising productions inspired in the world of sports.

Festival start: 10 December 2015      Festival end: 16 December 2015

PANSPORT Cinema e Esporte Ltda. promotes and organizes the RIO DE JANEIRO INTERNATIONAL SPORTMOVIES FESTIVAL (FIFE), which will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from September 9th to 15th, 2015, with free entrance for the audience.
Single Paragraph – The screening program of the FIFE can be exhibited in until 15 (fiftheen) other cities of the State of Rio de Janeiro.

Productions of Competitive Sections will be judged by an international Jury with up to 5 personalities of Movies, TV, Media, Sport, Education and Culture, that will award officially, without appeal, the official prizes.

For each section, the Jury will award a FIFE Prize and a Mention d’Honneur. In addition, will be delivered a FIFE Audience Special Prize, according to the votes of audience.

FIFE - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE FILMES DE ESPORTE
Rio de Janeiro International Sportmovies Festival
Rio de Janeiro, September 9th to 15th, 2015

OFFICIAL RULES

Art. 1 – FIFE

PANSPORT Cinema e Esporte Ltda. promotes and organizes the RIO DE JANEIRO INTERNATIONAL SPORTMOVIES FESTIVAL (FIFE), which will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from September 9th to 15th, 2015, with free entrance for the audience.
Single Paragraph – The screening program of the FIFE can be exhibited in until 15 (fiftheen) other cities of the State of Rio de Janeiro.


Art. 2 – AIMS

FIFE aims to spread the knowledge and diffusion of sport movies and videos in its different languages and production forms. With its selective and competitive character, FIFE also aims to contribute to the promotion of sport practice through cinema, to the best quality of sport images, encouraging producers to broadcast their sportmovies, underlining Olympic spirit, bringing about the meeting and co-operation of those who work creatively in sport broadcasting, stimulating and spreading the study, discussion and knowledge of creative and cultural issues related to these media.

Art. 3 – CONTENTS

FIFE is open to all television, movie and new media productions dealing with sport, or having sport in all its different expressions and manifestations as their main subject. Productions with pornographical contents will not be accepted, neither will works inspired by political, religious or racial fanaticisms.

Art. 4 – SECTIONS

§ 1° - All the movies, vídeos, TV shows, shorts and full length productions about
any kind of sport and its various expressions, produced in the period
2011-2015, can be selected to compete in the following sections:
1 -Competitive Sections for Feature Films: fiction and documentary films with running time superior to 60min;
2 Competitive Section for Short Films: fiction and documentary films with running time until 60min;
§ 2° - FIFE promotes also non competitive sections, as follows:
1- Best Sportmovies of All Times: Great hits of audience and critic of all times (feature or short, fiction or documentary);
2- Olympic Sports Memories: Feature or Short Films, no matter the year of production, inspired in the Olympic Games.
3- TV Shows and New Tecnhologies: Reports, Talk-shows and TV Sport Programs;
4- Sport and Advertising: Advertising productions inspired in the world of sports.

Art. 5 – PRIZES

Productions of Competitive Sections will be judged by an international Jury with up to 5 personalities of Movies, TV, Media, Sport, Education and Culture, that will award officially, without appeal, the official prizes.
For each section, the Jury will award a FIFE Prize and a Mention d’Honneur. In addition, will be delivered a FIFE Audience Special Prize, according to the votes of audience.

Art. 6 – SELECTION OF WORKS

To submit a work to FIFE, it is necessary to send within and no later than May 9th, 2015, the following items:
- The Entry Form dully filled in and signed;
- 3 DVD copies (NTSC System, Zone 4 or All, without menu);
- All works in language other than English or Portuguese must bear subtitles or be commented in one of the above mentioned languages;
- A brief synopsis (up to 500 spaces);
- Photographic documentation in digital format (jpeg high resolution) to be used for the Official Catalogue, the Press Office and for the promotional campaign of FIFE;
- 3 copies of the trailler up to 3min in DVD (NTSC, Zone 4 or All) edited separately from the main work to be possibly included in FIFE website for promotional purposes.
- Bio-filmography of the Director.
All this information must be sent until March 15, 2015:

PANSPORT – FIFE
Rua Evaristo da Veiga, 21/606
20031-040 Rio de Janeiro RJ
Brazil
Tel (55 21) 2240 78 Fax (55 21) 2537 2898 E-mail: info@pansport.com.br


Art. 7 – ENTRY FORMS

The Entry Forms shall be filled in English, Spanish or Portuguese only. A not readable, not undestandable, incomplete documentation will result in the exclusion of the work from the Festival selection process.

Art. 8 – PARTICIPANT WORKS

The copies of DVDs are and wil be used by FIFE only for cultural, non-profit purposes and the best sequences (up to 3min) may be broadcast by media as promotion before, during and after the Fest.

Art 9 – TRANSPORT AND INSURANCE

Transport and Insurances charges from the country of origin are to be paid by participants. The package containing foreign videos or DVDs must be marked “No commercial value, for cultural purposes only”.

Art. 10 – GENERAL TERMS

Unforeseen cases in these Rules are to be solved by Festival Direction.




  

 
  

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