The Santiago Long and Short Film Festival, Santiago de Chile, March 05 to 08 - 2020, is a cinematographic contest whose aim is to serve as a platform for new creators and experienced filmmakers to visualize the quality, diversity and richness of the most recent international audiovisual production, In different genres: fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, etc ... and serve as a connecting space for filmmakers with producers of the seventh art industry, to help them develop. In our first three editions have appeared by our headquarters important members of the national and international cinematography.

Santiago´s big award to the best fiction feature
Santiago´s big award for the best documentary feature
Best fiction short
Best Animated Short Film
Best documentary short
Best fiction feature
Best Animated feature Film
Best documentary feature

REGISTRATION CONDITIONS
- All short and feature films of national and international production, filmed in any format, will be admitted to competition.
- The duration of the short film should not exceed 45 minutes; For the feature film is over 46 minutes.
- The date of production must be after January 1, 2015.
- All those producers who own the rights to the works they present may participate.
- The works will be presented in their original language, subtitled in Spanish or English if this was not the original language.
- Movies that were selected in previous editions will not be accepted.
-The registration will be made only via on-line through the FilmFreeway platform, enabled for this purpose.
- The organization assumes that the persons or groups that register the works have the exhibition rights of the same, as well as the authorization to collect the award in the case of collective authorship. In any case, the organization disclaims any responsibility that may arise from the infringement of this database.

CATEGORIES
Fiction short - Corto de ficcion
Documentary short - Corto documental
Animation short - Corto de animación
Experimental short - Corto experimental
Fiction feature – Largo ficción
Documentary feature – Largo documental
Script – Guión

DATES & FEES
June Advanced: before June 25
Feature Films: 11 Dollars
Short Films: 9 Dollars

July Advanced: before July 19
Feature Films: 11 Dollars
Short Films: 10 Dollars

August Advanced: before August 17
Feature Films: 11,5 Dollars
Short Films: 10 Dollars

September Standard: before September 11
Feature Films: 12 Dollars
Short Films: 10,5 Dollars

October Standard: before October 11
Feature Films: 14 Dollars
Short Films: 11 Dollars

November Expanded: before November 11
Feature Films: 15 Dollars
Short Films: 12 Dollars

December Expanded: before December 11
Feature Films: 16 Dollars
Short Films: 13 Dollars

January Expanded: before January 03
Feature Films: 18 Dollars
Short Films: 14 Dollars

February Expanded: before February 01
Feature Films: 20 Dollars
Short Films: 15 Dollars

Final: before February 23
Feature Films: 20 Dollars
Short Films: 15 Dollars

SELECTION
First stage: Curator: The Festival will appoint a Selection Committee that will be in charge of receiving the works presented in the contest, determine if they comply with the established in the bases and make the selection of those that will have to be viewed by the jury.
Second stage: The selected works will be informed by e-mail only to those responsible for the films and published in the social networks for the knowledge of all the participants, as well as in the indicated registration platform. These are called OFFICIAL SELECTION.
The participants authorize the organization to use frames, photographs and extracts of the films (maximum 2 minutes) for dissemination in any medium of communication and promotion, in order to promote and disseminate the festival.

NOTIFICATION:
March 02, 2020.

PROJECTION DURING THE FESTIVAL
The selected films will be live screening at the venues set up by the festival (on screen or large screens).

JURY
The jury will be appointed by the organizing committee and will be composed of professionals from the world of cinema, television, communication, teaching, etc. They will be in charge of choosing the winning films of the Official Selection in each section.
The decisions of the Selection Committee shall be final.
The jury's ruling may declare any prize void.
The jury may propose prizes or mentions of honor. In this regard, the organizing committee will decide on the jury's proposal.

AWARDS
Santiago´s big award to the best fiction feature
Santiago´s big award for the best documentary feature
Best fiction short
Best Animated Short Film
Best documentary short
Best fiction feature
Best Animated feature Film
Best documentary feature

Special mentions in the field of performance, direction, script, cinematography, production design, costumes, makeup, music, special effects, sound, etc.

ACCEPTANCE OF THE BASES
All participants, due to the fact of presenting themselves, fully accept these bases of participation, as well as the resolutions adopted by the organizing committee on any aspect of them.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • sandra mdustet

    Proud to be selected for the official selection. Thanks so much! See you next year!

    May 2019
  • Tasnim Hindeyeh

    Amazing! I recommend this festival to everyone!

    March 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Muchas gracias por su opinión!

  • Excellent festival! Would have loved to attend in person but thank you very much for having our little film during the festival.

    March 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Gracias a usted! Lo esperamos en la proxima edición.

  • Cautiva y Desarmada

    We were honored to be part of the rich and varied selection of this festival.
    The only negative was that we couldn't attend it to share the experience with audience and the team of organizers.

    March 2019
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    Response from festival:

    En una nueva oportunidad se dará. Muchas gracias.

  • Stefano Edilio Milsani Bedetti

    One of few fests that are really meritocratic. Felacos loves true Cinema. And wants to show it to the world!

    March 2019
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    Response from festival:

    Oh vaya, que grandiosas palabras!