Cinebaloss in collaboration with Centro Culturale “Il Pertini” presents the second edition of the Reale Film Festival to be held in Cinisello Balsamo (Milan – Italy) on June 13th 2020. The Reale Film festival wants to promote the film as encounter between peoples paying attention to those works that speak of humanity and and the daily reality of each person.

The Reale Film Festival has provided for the award of the most significant works in the following categories:
– Best Short Film
- Best film with realistic theme

The jury also reserves the right to evaluate any other special mentions.

All films are admitted to the festival, made in Italy or foreign, on any date.

If selected, the films must have subtitles in English or Italian in srt format. Each film may have a maximum length of 70 minutes.Each author can register more films.

All film genres are accepted.

In case of selection the author and / or production and / or holder of the rights of each film must send a downloadable link (via file sharing platforms such Wetrasnfer, Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.) to the festival organization. This video must be in usable format for projection, the basic format is required FullHD 1080p.
The English subtitles of the works must be sent to a separate file in .srt or similar format.

Notification Date:
A complete list of selected films will be published on the festival website, the authors of the selected films instead receive a mail of selection.
The composition of the jury will be announced by the date of notification, It will consist of persons qualified in the audiovisual sector.
If selected, the films must have subtitles in English or Italian in srt format.

The author and / or production and / or holder of the rights of each film by subscribing to the festival claims to be in possession of the rights of reproduction video and audio of the film.
The author and / or production and / or holder of the rights of each film authorize the festival organization to use parts of their film (maximum 1 minute) for creating promotional films for this festival and for future editions.
The author and / or production and / or holder of the rights of each film grant rights to public screening inside the Reale Film Festival without any claims.
Any material sent to the organization of the festival will not be returned.

The author and / or production and / or holder of the rights of all selected films authorize the publication of their data on site and on every type of distribution channel as promotion.

The admission to the Festival implies the unconditional acceptance of this regulation.
For any dispute not covered by the Regulation the competent authority is the organization of the Reale Film Festival, if such disputes do not find the solution, the competent authority is Foro of Monza.
In case of objections to this Regulation Italian version of the same prevails.

Subscribers to the Reale Film Festival agree as established by Legislative Decree 30 June 2003, No. 196 on the protection of privacy, the use of personal data for all initiatives related to the event. The Author of the film declares to accept the Regulation in all its parts and to have the legal availability of the film and to authorize the public screening without compensation, freeing the organization of the Festival from any present and future responsibility. With the contest entry each author is responsible for the content of his work. The author claims to own all rights to the work, not prejudicing in any way the rights of third parties, like other authors, subjects portrayed, transferees of rights, together with those music, etc. . It also declares that the audiovisual material is not protected by SIAE. Under the provisions of Legislative Decree. 30/06/2003 n. 196, we inform the author that the data requested is necessary for completing the documentation of registration to the Festival.

Overall Rating
  • Alberto Meroni

    È sempre un piacere essere accolti in questo modo.

    November 2018
  • We found the Festival very interesting including the fact that audience can see both shorts or feature film and documentary. Paolo is a perfect host, giving good advices during the presentation before each screening. Hope to be selected again next year.

    November 2018
  • Great First Edition of this Italian Festival in Cinisello Balsamo (Milan)!

    Accurate selection of works,
    Excellent communication with the staff,
    Outstanding venue,

    Totally worth the application!

    Best of luck for the future editions guys!

    January 2018
  • Noel Harris

    Paolo Cassaroli and the staff at CineTeatro Pax were exceptional hosts! The programme of films was diverse & well organized. We had many fantastic, candid conversations with filmmakers & industry professionals from all over the world. I have high hopes for the Reale Film Festival in future iterations. - Darryl Hopkins, Lead Actor, Touch.

    December 2017
  • Giovanni Battista Origo

    Bella esperienza! Organizzazione precisa, competente e gentile, selezione di qualità!

    December 2017