MANDATORY!!! The soundtrack MUST be synchronized to this video: https://vimeo.com/686661978
Kalonism APS organizes the first edition of Soundtrack Contest, a competition aimed at all Italian and foreign musicians, with the aim of promoting the culture of music for cinema and giving visibility to emerging composers. To participate, Italian and foreign musicians will have to produce an accompanying track for the video proposed by the organization, which will serve as the opening theme for the screening evenings and the award ceremony of the fourth edition of Hexagon Film Festival. The event will take place in the city of Grosseto from 8 to 17 September 2022.
Each author (who has reached the age of eighteen no later than 1 January 2022) can submit only one work. The video to create music, which was uploaded to Vimeo at https://vimeo.com/686661978, can be downloaded there and used as a reference. The soundtrack must be created in .mp3, .wav files or uploaded synchronized with the video. The registration fee is free. The works must be uploaded and registered on the competition page on the FilmFreeway platform by the deadline of the call: 1st July 2022.
Among all the works received, a commission appointed by the artistic director of Hexagon Film Festival, after a careful evaluation, will select the finalist works to be submitted to a qualified jury, made up of professionals in the sector, who will decide the winner of the competition with an unquestionable judgment. and unappealable. The winning soundtrack will be awarded a trophy and a cash prize to be defined.
Whoever sends the work declares himself the owner of all rights relating to the same. In the event that these rights are held by third parties, the author guarantees, by registering, that he has been explicitly authorized to use the work, and therefore relieves the organizers of the competition from any liability towards any third parties, which to any title had to object. The works sent will not be returned, and will be cataloged and stored in the Festival's archives. The organization undertakes to promote them and make them available for events and cultural events, favored by the same, which will be communicated, without this entailing any compensation for the organizing association of the event.
The author, by signing this regulation (sending the work is equivalent to accepting the regulation and issuing the release), authorizes the organization to reproduce the work participating in the competition free of charge during the evenings of the Festival, and the publication of photographs, news and short fragments regarding their works, for the purpose of promoting the festival itself, in newspapers, newspapers, weeklies, months and on social networks. The processing, both in paper and electronic form, of the personal data of the participants and third parties linked to the selected short films is aimed solely at the management, development and dissemination of the final results of the competition (D.lgs. n.196 del 30 giugno 2003 “Tutela delle persone rispetto al trattamento dei dati personali”).
The organization reserves the right to request additional material deemed of interest for information and promotional purposes. The organization will agree with the individual finalists the methods of sending the material, which in no case can be attached to the e-mails. The Festival invites the finalists to be present during the awards ceremony. In case of serious impediment, the musician can appoint a delegate in his stead. If this does not happen, failure to attend will result in the renunciation of any prize and the Festival will be entitled to award another work. Travel, board and lodging expenses are to be paid by the participants. The organization reserves the right to provide forms of support for the hospitality costs of the authors and / or the communication of any accommodation facilities and affiliated restaurants.
The Festival Organization reserves the right to make, if necessary, any changes to these Regulations. To be kept informed of any changes, to know the exact dates and times in which the Festival will take place and to take advantage of any conventions and offers relating to hospitality, please visit the website (www.hexagonfilmfestival. com), the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/HexagonFilmFest) and the Instagram page of the Festival (https://www.instagram.com/hexagonfilmfestivalgrosseto).