SCREENING AND PRIZES:
15 works selected amongst the videopoems received will be screened in a specific session in the International Film Festival of Albacete ABYCINE. Said works will be published as well in the the web of MALDITO and ABYCINE Festival. A specifically chosen jury will choose the 3 works to be awarded with the following prizes:
1st prize: 150 € and statuette
2nd prize: 100 € and statuette
3rd prize: statuette
The ownership of the submitted videos will always be of their authors, being only granted to the MALDITO Festival organization the rights for screening during the festival.
REQUIREMENTS OF THE SUBMITTED WORKS:
• Maximum length: 5 mins.
• Aesthetic and visual handling and treatment of the works is free, being mandatory that words, in form of poetry are of importance for the relevance of the work. It is not only sought to attract by means of images, but as well through the synergetic symbiosis of the images and words, may it these be written, read or recited. Works that do not contain a poem can not be selected.
• Videopoems shall be presented in digital format H264.
• Videopoems in languages other than Spanish shall have Spanish Subtitles incorporated. The organization of MALDITO Festival will not be held responsible for possible submitted works with wrong translations or where the translations do not match the original audio.
• By submission of the work, the author acknowledges and guarantees that all rights for image, music and text are owned by himself and allows to screen the work within the frame of the Festival.
REGISTRATION AND DEADLINES:
Videopoems should be made available to the organization of the Festival by means of a non-expiring link for usual cloud and video platforms like Vimeo, Google Drive, Dropbox or Wetransfer to the email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also submit works through the Festhome platform: https://filmmakers.festhome.com/f/3164
Deadline for submitting works will be 6th Sept 2017. Please add “Malditofestival” in the subject of the email, including in the email together with the link, the full name of the authors as well as contact data.
The selected works will be screened and the winners announced within the frame of the International Film Festival of Albacete ABYCINE (26th October 2017).
COMMUNICATION WITH AUTHORS:
Both the selected works and those that are not will receive an email indicating one or another condition.
ACCEPTANCE OF THE RULES:
Sending a work to the contest supposes the full acceptance of these bases.
Any doubts about this will be resolved by the organization, whose decision is final.
For any doubt contact: email@example.com or in the contact form.