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Zinebi International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao

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ZINEBI
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM OF BILBAO

It got started in the year 1.959 and organized by the Cultural Department of Bilbao City Hall, ZINEBI celebrates its 61st edition from the 8th up to the 15th of November, 2019.

It is the only international Class A festival in Spain in the documentary and short film category recognised by FIAPF since 1974, recognised by the Hollywood Academy as a qualifier for the Oscars among the short films from the official palmares and qualifier as well by the Spanish Academy for the BAFTA Awards and the GOYA Awards.

ZINEBI is a festival which holds all the most current forms and formats, innovative and suggestive and that is making a steady bet for the emerging authors. The line-up of the international schedule [...]





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Published: 08 May 2020
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Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival

Deadline: 31 Dec 2020

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Promoted by:
Restiamo Umani con Vik – Venice
École Cinéma – Naples
Italian Center for Cultural exchange-VIK – Gaza
The Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival is an annual, traveling and multicultural festival on freedom, human rights and justice, with a special focus on the contemporary reality in Palestine.
Nazra is the look, the perception we have of others, but also of ourselves. Thus, the Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival also becomes a pedagogical and cultural journey.
Also in its second edition, the main goal of the Festival is to show the problems and the expectations daily experienced by the Palestinians who live under occupation and in the absence of freedom and respect for human rights.

The Nazra Palestine Short Film Festival also aims to be an opportunity, for [...]

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Other  Experimental



Venice, Italy



 
 
 
Logo of Sport Film Festival
Published: 08 May 2020
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Sport Film Festival

Deadline: 31 Jul 2020

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The Sport Film Festival promotes the diffusion of sport films and videos that, in different ways and in different productive forms, contribute to the development of artistic and cultural trends of the World cinema.

The end is to promote the best quality of the productions of sport images; to stimulate, thanks to the mass media and the participation of the school and university, the interest in sport and cinema, fostering didactic-cultural meetings and stimulating the study, the discussion and the knowledge of cultural and creative problems typical of these two media.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Other  Experimental



Palermo, Italy



 
 
 

 
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Published: 08 May 2020
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MidCoast Film Festival

Deadline: 29 Jun 2020

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ALL FILMS MUST BE BASED ON A TRUE STORY OR REAL EVENT! PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT ANY FILMS THAT ARE FICTIONAL WITH NO PERSONAL OR HISTORICAL NARRATIVE, THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

The second annual MidCoast Film Fest brings the audience original movies, long and short, narrative and documentary that are based on a true story or events. From biography to historical fiction it is where history comes to life.

We will be screening the entirety of the festival at the historic Lincoln Theater where movies have been showing since the early 20th century on one of the largest screens in the state. The theater has recently gone through extensive renovations, seats over 200 people and sits smack dab in the middle of beautiful downtown Damariscotta.

Damariscotta is in the heart of MidCoast [...]

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Damariscotta, United States



 
 
 
 
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Published: 08 May 2020
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Cinema at the Edge Film Festival

Deadline: 11 Jan 2021

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Housed at the Edgemar Center for the Arts, nestled in the Frank Gehry designed complex on bustling Main Street in the beach town of Santa Monica, California, the Cinema at the Edge Independent Film Festival presents films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice or a challenge to what is expected and accepted in the medium. Cinema at the edge gives new and recognized films and filmmakers the chance to ignite audience buzz, gain acclaimed exposure, and provide global distribution opportunities.

The Edgemar Center for the Arts is well known on the West Side of Los Angeles as a venue where up and coming talent share quality work, and Artistic Director Michelle Danner is thrilled to now invite the global independent film community to experience this vibrant [...]

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Santa Monica, United States



 
 
 

 
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Published: 07 May 2020
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Overtime Sport Film Festival

Deadline: 30 Jun 2020

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Rassegna di Cortometraggi, Film e Documentari sullo Sport.

L'Associazione Culturale Pindaro organizza OVERTIME FESTIVAL, che avrà luogo dal 7 all' 11 ottobre 2020 a Macerata (Italy). Principale obiettivo del festival è quello di proporre lo sport, la pratica sportiva e l’etica sportiva anche attraverso l'arte e i mezzi di comunicazione.

In questo contesto l'Associazione culturale Pindaro indice per l'anno 2020 OVERTIME FILM FESTIVAL, concorso internazionale di cortometraggi, film e documentari sociali, con l’obiettivo di promuovere, diffondere e rendere visibile il giovane cinema.

La manifestazione si pone inoltre lo scopo di creare in Italia un appuntamento dove registi, videomaker, professionisti del settore o semplici appassionati di cinema e di sport possano confrontarsi [...]

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Macerata, Italy



 
 
 
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Published: 07 May 2020
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Curtas – Festival do Imaxinario

Deadline: 31 Jul 2020

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Born as the Amateur Film Festival of Vilagarcía in 1973, the Curtas Film Fest has been held uninterruptedly for 47 years in Vilagarcía de Arousa. It’s the film festival dean of Galicia and one of the contests with more tradition of Spain. In 2020 it specializes in fantastic cinema but maintains a section for other genres, including documentary.

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VIllagarcía de Arousa, Spain



 
 
 

 
Logo of INTERNATIONAL ZINEMA FEST
Published: 07 May 2020
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INTERNATIONAL ZINEMA FEST

Deadline: 15 Jul 2020

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The International Zinema School Fest 2020 will be held on 23-27 November in the city of Bilbao organised by the cultural association Begira Elkartea.
In addition to contributing to the dissemination of the most up-to-date audiovisual creation, for five days the festival will become a reference and a framework for reflection for new trends in the international film scene, weaving a network of collaboration and encouraging the exchange of ideas, experiences and knowledge.

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Bilbao, Spain



 
 
 
 
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Published: 07 May 2020
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Certamen de Cine Lento

Deadline: 30 Sep 2020

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This short films contest up in order to motivate people to convey their ideas through cinema.

The theme that identifies it is based on the idea of ​​"slowness" or "slow life", what we understand as a bunch of actions (respect for the Environment and people, responsible consumption, defense of culture, decrease, life and leisure alternative, cooperation, food sovereignty, social economy ...) that make individuals improve their quality of life, control their time and be critical of the current economic and social system.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental



Guadalajara, Spain



 
 
 

 
Logo of Diogenes 2020
Published: 07 May 2020
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Diogenes 2020

Deadline: 15 May 2020

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Coronavirus pandemic is the new global problem, thus "Stay Home and Make a Movie at Home" became the main motor of our festival.
But thematics of our festival is wider than the ideas about the Coronavirus, so feel free to present anything.
We try to encourage people to stay at home and do something productive.
This is the great opportunity for everyone to express themselves and to show their new ideas.
You stay at home, but let your ideas fly.

 Fiction  Documentary  Animation  Fantastic  Terror  Other  Experimental  Music Video



Tbilisi, Georgia



 
 
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Published: 07 May 2020
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Международный кинофестиваль стран Азиатско-Тихоокеанского региона Меридианы Тихого во Владивостоке

Deadline: 10 Jun 2020

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The Pacific Meridian is the annual International Film Festival of Asian Pacific countries, established in 2003. The festival is held annually in early autumn in Vladivostok, on the shores of the Sea of ​​Japan.

The festival in Vladivostok

Vladivostok has a very unusual history: in the tsarist times it was an open port and the city-fortress, in the Soviet times it had the status of the military base and closed city, and today it is on the way to becoming a free port again.
Vladivostok is the city that is sure to become a hub, connecting Europe and Asia, a place where every year the international cinematic community meets to share its best films.

The Pacific Meridian is a significant cultural event in the Far East, a great excuse to explore the Pacific Russia. Cinema is the [...]

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Vladivostok, Russia