The International Festival Dona i Cinema – Mujer y Cine – Woman & Film is a festival dedicated to the work of women in cinema and in the film industry in general. A week dedicated to cinema made by and for women, with the exhibition of a selection of features, shorts, documentaries, animation and video art. All made by women.
Best Feature Fiction
Best Feature Documentary
Best Short Fiction
Best Short Documentary
Best Video Art
RULES AND REGULATIONS
V INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL DONA I CINEMA
MUJER Y CINE – WOMAN & FILM
Dona I Cinema aims to generate a live space of artistic and social creation and investigation. A space led by women, which divulgates their works and productions, promoting equal opportunities in Performing Arts and fostering the end of discriminative practices towards women.
For this reason since 2011 we run the International Festival Dona i Cinema – Mujer y Cine – Woman & Film, a week dedicated to cinema made by and for women, with the exhibition of a selection of features, shorts, documentaries, animation and video art. All made by women.
The festival will celebrate its 5th edition from 11th to 19th January 2019.
- FEATURE FICTION (minimum 70’ running time)
- FEATURE DOCUMENTARY (minimum 45’ running time)
- SHORT FICTION (maximum 15’ running time)
- SHORT DOCUMENTARY (maximum 30’ running time)
- VIDEO ART (maximum 15’ running time)
- ANIMATION (any running time)
All films must comply with the following conditions in order to participate in the pre-selection process:
- The director must be a woman (or several women) from anywhere in the world. Co-directions with men are not eligible.
- Being produced after 1st January 2015.
EXTENDED DEADLINE 30TH JUNE 2018.
The submission fee is:
6€ for Festure Films (fiction and documentaries)
2€ for Animation and Short Films (fiction, documentaries and videoart).
The submission is possible through the platforms: FilmFreeway.
Films which the original language is different than Spanish, must be subtitled in Spanish or English for the pre-selection process.
5. WORKS SELECTED
The person that submitted the film will be notified about the selection and will be instructed about the sending of the projection copy (H264, HD digital).
The Festival will contact the films that have not being selected further on.
For the exhibition of the works the following material must be sent via e-mail:
- Stills, Poster and photos of the director;
- In one document (PDF and Word): Logline (1 line) + Synopsis (1 paragraph) + Bio/Filmography of the director (max 2 paragraphs) + Cast and Crew and Technical Spech + Festival history and awards. Please specify Premiere Status.
- Trailer (if available).
The costs of shipping the material will be covered by the participants. Projections copies will not be returned and will become part of DONESenART’s filmic archive.
All films in all different sections of the festivals will be exhibited in their original versions. Films which original language is different from Spanish must include subtitles in this language as well as English. In case one of the two subtitles is not available in the video, we kindly request a dialogue list (Word) or .srt fle of the subtitles of the not embedded dialogues.
7. PROGRAMME AND EXHIBITION RIGHTS
During the celebration of the Festival, the organisation reserves the right to exhibit the selected movies in as many sessions as it deems convenient. For that respect, producers and/or right-holders will cede the right for public exhibition of their movies during the entire celebration of the Festival with no additional charges. For the simple fact of participating, the right-holders authorise the free reproduction of images of the work (max. 1 minute) for press, TV and promotional purposes.
A jury, formed by specialists in different areas of the film industry, will award Special Mentions for each one of the sections, which will be announced during the Closing Ceremony of the Festival.
Jury decision is final.
9. ACCEPTANCE OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS
The submission implies the acceptance of these rules and regulations.
For any further question, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Giovanna Ribes (Director) Deborah Micheletti (Executive Director)
TLF: +34 963 349 684