International Competition is open to shorts, medium-length and feature films. The festival is sponsored and organized by the Cultural CivitaFilm, in collaboration with: Mibact, City of Civitavecchia, Regione Lazio and Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Civitavecchia.

The 9th edition of the Festival will take place from June to October 2020 in several cities of the Region of Lazio.
The film screening competition will take place in Civitavecchia (Rome - Italy) from October 7 to 11, 2020.
The competition will be accompanied by events and cultural programming.
Further updates on other festival’s legs will be announced through social network channels.

Juries composed of leading operators in the cinematographic sector and television, communication and entertainment will award the following prizes:
-Best Fiction
-Best Animation
-Best Documentary
-Best Tourism Promotional Movie
-Best Feature Film
-Critic Award

The Jury reserves the right not to award one or more prizes.


SHORT AND MEDIUM LENGTH FILM COMPETITION
They are admitted works of international production, of any size, produced from 2018 onwards and mandatory subtitled in English. They can take part in the competition shorts and medium-length films with a maximum duration of 50 minutes including receivables, belonging to the following categories: FICTION, ANIMATION, DOCUMENTARY and TOURISM PROMOTIONAL MOVIES.

NOTICE: If any work is be selected, Italian language subtitles in SRT file format or encoded in video will be requested. Further details may be sent via mail by the technical director of the festival.

FEATURE FILM COMPETITION
They are admitted only feature film. The film must be produced from 2018 onwards and with maximum duration of 100 minutes.

Each production company or distribution company can participate with one or more feature film.

WE REMIND YOU THAT OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM OF THE FESTIVAL MUST BE FILLED, SIGNED AND RECEIPT PAYMENT SENT
Link for entry form: https://bit.ly/348QMq7

For each work entered you must fill out the online entry form available at our website.
The works must be sent, mandatory subtitled in English, together with a poster and / or stills, the list of festivals and awards, and the author's biography. The works received without the required specifications will not be accepted unless a prior agreement with the Artistic Director. Any director may participate with more works (one work per category). Each production company or distribution company can participate with more works (subject to the constraint referred to in the preceding paragraph).

Works already submitted at previous call for entries of festival are not admitted.

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  • It was a great event, but definitely not about films. I met a lot of very nice people, not filmmakers though, who were very kind and helpful, and I appreciate that, but it's just that it didn't feel much of a film festival to me.

    October 2019