European Drone Film Festival only seeks the promotion of drone technology within the audiovisual world. Online registration and live screening in Barcelona during 2 days (Cinema & show event). International jury. 22-23th march 2017.
Industry panels and conferences in The Drone Show (www.the-droneshow.com).
Enjoy Barcelona, enjoy de movies and enjoy de drones.
More info in www.ed2f.eu

Best film
Best documentary
Best fiction
Best technical shoot
Best dronie
Special prize of the public

Rules
ONLY FILMS MADE USING A DRONE, IN WHOLE OR PART, ARE SELECTED FOR COMPETITION. THIS REGULATION IS LIKELY TO EVOLVE IN TERMS OF OBLIGATIONS IMPOSED BY THE FRENCH AND EUROPEAN REGULATIONS.

CONDITIONS RELATING TO REGISTRATION
The Festival is open to all directors and producers of short films, provided that all or part of the production is European and comes from one of the 33 MEDIA countries (Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia,
Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, UK , Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden) or Switzerland. Participation is free and implies acceptance of these
rules. The films must not exceed time defined by category, have a copyright in 2015, 2016 or 2017 and have not been enrolled in a previous edition of the Festival. Files formats (mpeg4) are requested for the preview and the film market. The Beta formats, 35mm and DVD are rejected for theatrical release.
Registration must be made before March 01, 2017.
Registration – ed2f.contact@gmail.com
After online registration, a form should be sent by email. Registration will be definitively validated receipt of the form by email. A confirmation receipt will be sent to the sender via email. If registration can’t be done online via the Internet, a paper form is available on the
Festival website.

CONDITIONS RELATING TO FILMS MADE BY DRONE
The regulations related to the image taken from a drone is not the same throughout the European territory. It is imperative that the films presented were made in total respect of the regulations applicable in the country of implementation. The image taken must expose any person to any risk whatsoever. The filming location will always be reported for registration. The Festival reserves the right to reject the registration of films that
may encourage non-compliance with rules of prudence or in case of non-transmission of evidence supporting the skills of unmanned. The film is considered an expert in his craft and will be considered only guarantor of compliance with prudential rules, the Festival's
responsibility or the organizers can not be committed.

CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF FILM
The selection committee and the artistic direction of the Festival in Gourin are watching movies from media files. The result of the selection is transmitted to the producer or contact having scored the film.
Shortlisted films will be kept by the Festival archive and will be presented at the film market. No film will be returned to sender.

CONDITIONS FOR SELECTED FILMS BY THE FESTIVAL
The final selection will be communicated to notice later by phone or email March 1, 2017.
The films should highlight images taken in part or with a drone and defended according to categories.
- Best fiction : Film in the field of imagination, the unreal. Minimum 35% of drone picture, achieving up to 15 minutes.
- Best Documentary : Film didactic or cultural, to publicize a country, a people, an artist, technical , etc. Minimum 35% of drone picture , achieving up to 15 minutes.
- Best dronie : Self-portrait filmed. Minimum 100 % of drone image realization may not exceed 1 minute.
- Concerning the categories " best shot " and " the most technical Shooting" will be defended from the clips (sports ,music , advertising , heritage, etc ...). Minimum 75% drone
image carrying not more than 5 minutes.

CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE RELEASE
Files ( MPEG4 for example) should be mailed in a single copy (for sending, prefer the USB key and specify "no commercial value"). Any package received postage due will be refused. A confirmation receipt will be sent to the sender via email. Any anomaly or damage copies
must be specified before sending them. The clarification of the special precautions projection of films must be mentioned when they register and when sending of the copy.
The sending of the copy of the film to the Festival or to one of the transit points will be borne by the sender. USB keys used to send the film can be recovered during the Festival. Return transportation costs will not be borne by the Festival.

CONDITIONS RELATING TO THE OPERATION
Broadcast TV and Internet. Participants cede to the association of Jeanne d’Arc Gourin France and at The Drone Show, free of charge, the right to reproduction and distribution on terrestrial French and Spain channels, digital, cable, satellite and ADSL Internet and on any
paper, electronic or digital, extracts or images of the films selected in the Festival. These extracts may not exceed 10% of the total duration of the film and shall in all cases limited to 1 minute. These extracts will be used only within the framework of information and news reports dedicated to the Festival of TV and web broadcasts, TV
interviews or web, or promotional or advertising announcements for the current or future Festival , for a period of one year from the registration of the film. Participants also authorize the Jeanne d'Arc association Gourin France and The Drone Show, for free, to realize an audiovisual extracts of several films selected in the Festival, and to
diffused them in any medium provided Festival promotion purposes in France and abroad, and this for a period of one year from the registration of the film.

JURY / PRIZES
The jury will be composed of representatives from the arts and entertainment, film professionals, audiovisual and media. The prizes to be awarded to the winners of the Festival are in negotiation.. The films will be awarded in the following categories:
▪ The most beautiful shooting
▪ Taking the more technical view
▪ The best fiction
▪ The best documentary
▪ The best dronie
▪ The public prize

IN FINE
Any dispute concerning the application or interpretation of this regulation will be the exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of Lorient in France.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • Philipp Reimer

    Well organized event with quality content!

    April 2017
  • This festival is the ideal platform for filmmakers.
    Best communication and very friendly people behind the festival.
    Thanks for that.

    April 2017
  • Thank you for this festival!!

    March 2017
  • André Hope

    Great festival with an impressive communication before, under and after the festival. Hope to be able to attend next year.

    March 2017