Mister Vorky is an International Festival of One Minute Film, which promotes the best one minute films from all continents. The organizers of the festival are the Independent Film Center Vorky Team, which in this way pays tribute to the great Serbian-American film artist Slavko Vorkapich-Vorky.

Awards & Prizes

Official Festival awards are:
Grand Prix for the Best Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Award for the Best Serbian Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Award for the Best Foreign Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Audience jury award for the Best Film - diploma “MISTER VORKY”

International jury can choose maximum three special awards (diplomas) for certain film categories. Organizer holds the right to increase prize fund depending on resources of the Festival.

Rules & Terms

Rules and regulations:

1. Mister Vorky is an International Festival of One Minute Film, which promotes the best one minute films from all continents. Organizer of the Festival is Independent Film Center Vorky Team which in this way pays tribute to the great Serbian-American film artists Slavko Vorkapich.

2. Fourth edition of the Festival will be held in Ruma, Serbia from 2nd till 4th June 2017.

3. Goal of the Festival is a presentation of author films of the shortest form and all genres of the seventh art (fiction, animation, documentary…).

4. Submitted films must have length to maximum 60 seconds (one minute), together with opening and closing titles (in exceptional cases it may be tolerated that film has closing titles which prolongs complete film longer than one minute). Films produced in the period of 2015 to 2017 are eligible to participate.

5. Festival doesn’t charge any submitting fee or pay screening fee.

6. One author may submit more than one film but each submitted film needs to have separate application forms.

7. Submitted films stay in the Festival Archive and they might be used exclusively in non-commercial screenings at educational and cultural facilities and related festivals in Serbia and abroad in order of Festival promotion.

8. Deadline for submitting films is 7th May 2017. All authors which films are selected will be informed by e-mail till 14th May 2017.

9. Films which are selected for Festival programs (competition and accompanying) must be delivered via link for download in .mp4 (H264) or .mov format, latest till 21st May 2017.

10. Films from non-English speaking countries must have English subtitles.

11. Festival has competition and accompanying (non-competition) program – Panorama.

12. Selector of the Festival selects films for competition and accompanying program.

13. International jury composed of professionals from the field of cinema decides on Festival awards.

14. Official Festival awards are:
Grand Prix for the Best Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Award for the Best Serbian Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Award for the Best Foreign Film – plaque “MISTER VORKY”
Audience jury award for the Best Film - diploma “MISTER VORKY”
International jury can choose maximum three special awards (diplomas) for certain film categories. Organizer holds the right to increase prize fund depending on resources of the Festival.

11 Reviews

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    Javier Figuero

    I couldn´t attend, but I have a great experience being part of this festival. Thank you very much

    September 2016
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    Tom Seidensticker

    The team was just as nice as the other guest visiting, Definately a Festival, that will remain in good memories.

    June 2016
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    rick niebe

    A very good festival with a very good program !
    Organizers are very communicative
    Congratulations!

    June 2016
    Vorky 4 plakat
    Response from festival:

    thanks Rick

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    Jared Goudsmit

    Simply a well-run, thoughtful fest with particular focus on good communication.

    June 2016
    Vorky 4 plakat
    Response from festival:

    thanks

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    Jorge Mario Zuleta

    Amazing experience. The staff review and considerate my work neatly. They let me show a film in this fine Festival. everything went great since day 1. I couldn't travel to the event, but I saw via Social Media the hightlights of it.

    June 2016
    Vorky 4 plakat
    Response from festival:

    Thanks