The Volume V of the Donosskino Short Film Festival, will be held from 05 to 09 October, 2021. Festival based in the city of San Sebastian (Spain), and will be open to filmmakers worldwide.
More than 3000 € in prizes
These are the sections of the festival:
International fiction short films (Required with Spanish subtitles)
Entry fee 3€ until June 30 Deadline.
Entry Fee 5€ until 31 July Extended Deadline.
Basque Country Short Films. No entry fee
*The total amount collected from admissions will be added to the amount of the prizes, and will be made public once the admission period is over.
BEST FICTION SHORT FILM
BEST BASQUE COUNTRY FICTION SHORT FILM
Submission deadline: July 31, 2021.
1.The 5th edition of Donostia Short Film Festival will take place in October 2021 and will be open to filmmakers worldwide.
2.Fiction short films can participate, with a maximum duration of 30 minutes.
3.Entries must have completed production after April 30, 2020.
4.Works previously submitted to the Donosskino Festival will not be accepted.
5.Advertising and/or commercial videos will be excluded
6.Registration can be done by sending your short film online through FilmFreeway, and it will end on July 31, 2021.
7.The registration fee per short film at the Donosskino festival will be 3€ until June 30, 2021 and 5€ between July 1 and July 31, 2021. Payment will be made through the platform used
for the inscription. Registration will only be effective when verifying the income of the fee.
The entire amount of the fees will be used for the prizes awarded at the festival together
with a contribution from the organization up to 3,000€. The short films of the C.A.V. will be
exempt from these fees.
8.The selected short films must send a copy of the short film in DCP format for screening
at the festival. As well as a .mov or .mp4 file and promotional material of the short film
through a platform that will facilitate the organization.
9.All those films whose original dialogues are not in Spanish must be subtitled in Spanish. If
not, will be rejected.
10.The organization reserves the right to use 20% of the minutes of each short film for promotional use of the festival and the works themselves.
11.The legal representative of the short film, agrees to submit, works whose contents are
original, and whose rights belong to him. The organization is not responsible for any
further problems in this regard.
12.The official jury composed of professionals from the film, will be in charge of awarding the
· BEST FICTION SHORT FILM
· BEST PERFORMANCE
· BEST SCREENPLAY
· BEST BASQUE COUNTRY FICTION SHORT FILM
· AUDIENCE PRIZEThe decisions of the Official
14.Jury will be unappealable. The prizes awarded will be presented at the closing gala, on a date to be confirmed, in October, 2021.
15.In the case that the winner of any of the awards cannot attend the closing gala, the winner must send a video thanking the award, which will be screened at the closing gala. Likewise, the video may also be used by the organization on its social networks.
16.Due to the current social situation, the organization reserves the right to make changes to the festival’s structure, regarding sections and screenings.
17.Registration implies acceptance of the rules.
15- Registration implies acceptance of the rules.