International Crime and Punishment Film Festival will be held between the dates of 26th to November - 2nd December of 2021, in Istanbul, Turkey.

International Crime and Punishment Film Festival which will be held for the 11th time in 2021 is a justice themed thematic film festival that takes place in Istanbul since 2011. Festival aims to use the striking language of art and science to create social discussion on human rights and freedoms. In addition to film screenings feature film, short film competitions and academic program are held. Furthermore workshops, sector meetings, master classes and a short film project competition is held during festivals VisionIST Industry Days.

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* We only accept feature film submissions from Film Free Way.

** Applications for the short film competition must be made online via the application link on the official website of the festival.

website: icapff.com/en
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11th INTERNATIONAL GOLDEN SCALE FEATURE FILM COMPETITION DIRECTIVE AND TERMS OF PARTICIPATION

Aim

The competition aims to select the best justice themed feature film, promote production of justice themed films and create discussion about the theme.

Date

The competition will take place in Istanbul within the scope of the 11th International Crime and Punishment Film Festival which will be held between 26th November and 2nd December of 2021.

Application deadline for the competition is 10th September 2021, 6pm Turkish local time.

TERMS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION:

1. Films released after January 01, 2020 can participate in the International Golden Scale Feature Film Competition.

2. Justice themed fiction, animation and documentary films over 60 minutes that are suitable for commercial screening can participate in the competition.

3. Films that were previously commercially screened in Turkey, have been shown on television channels, have been screened at festivals held in Istanbul or which have been commercially sold, distributed or broadcast in any format or which can be viewed publicly on the Internet cannot participate in the competition.

4. Being screened or awarded at a festival outside Istanbul does not prevent participation in the competition.

Read the Regulations
https://www.icapff.com/en/regulations/international-feature-film-competition-regulations/

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  • Leonardo António

    Amazing staff and crew; professional and caring. I felt wonderfully welcomed in the festival. Thank you so much.

    December 2020