Ortometraggi Film Festival is a film festival of shorts films (documentaries, animation, fiction) with the aim to sensitize the public about issues related to environment, food, sustainability and today’s relationship between people and nature.

Ortometraggi Film Festival will be held in Borgagne, a characteristic village located in the province of Lecce, between olive trees and the Adriatic coast.
The festival is the outcome of collaboration with the ‘Ngracalati cultural association, which shares our values and objectives. Ortometraggi Film Festival will take place within the eco-festival Borgoinfesta, an eco-friendly and plastic-free event organized by ‘Ngracalati under the banner of environmental sustainability and humanitarian solidarity.
The two festivals are intertwined to create a memorable event that inaugurates the summer season in Salento, where arts meet with each other and music, photography, exhibitions and artistic shows are crowned by the cinema experience with the vision of the selected short films and a lot of typical products to taste.
If you are interest to come, contact us for more information.

Prizes for 3rd Edition of Ortometraggi Film Festival 2020:

- 1^ prize - Documentary section (300 euros + winner certificate - Ortometraggi's Sculpture)
- 1^ prize - fiction section (300 euros + winner certificate - Ortometraggi's Sculpture)
- 1^ prize - animation section (300 euros + winner certificate - Ortometraggi's Sculpture)
- Ortometraggi's Prize - Best short movie about heart (200 euros + winner certificate - Ortometraggi's Sculpture)
- Best Art Video (winner certificate - Ortometraggi's Sculpture)

The 1st prizes for the Shorts of Animation-Fiction-Documentary's categories consists of 300 euros each.
The Ortometraggi's Prize consists in a award of 200 euros.

Will be assign the Ortometraggi Film Festival's Artigianal Sculpture and the winning certificate to all the winners.

There will be assign also Mention from the jury.

Deadline to send the short film is 20/03/2020 with the early spring!

The festival is thematic then the film have to be coherent with the general theme:
relationship between man and nature. For more information about the theme, please, visit the website or contact us!

Short films with relevant relevance which are thematically and qualitatively appropriate, will be admitted to the screening.

Subtitles in English or in Italian are obligatory! When you will be selected we will ask you the file with english subtitles and the clean file, without subtitles.

The festival will be divided into three parts according to genres: Animation, Fiction, Documentaries.

Prizes will be awarded by the jury awarding a prize for film genre, if each section has an appropriate number of short films in competition.
Otherwise, the jury will proceed according to the selection criteria and will decree the 3 winners.

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  • Mind the Bump

    Thank you for selecting "The Lat Fisherman". Hope to be able to attend next year.

    June 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Your movie was awesome, we will wait you for the next edition! Thank you for your opinion!

  • Pierre Chabrut

    Serious, warm, welcoming, high quality and high-awareness. I'm happy to have been able to go there, and I'm proud to have been able to present my film in Official Selection in this great Festival !
    Long life !!!

    June 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Thank you Pierre, it was amazing have you during the festival! You are welcome every time you want! "Viva Silvio"!