#Cinemacreatingcinema is the battle cry of the STUFF MX FILM FEST, the festival seeks to elevate the independent films made around the world. That guerrilla film, low budget, made with sweat, blood and tears.

Feature films, documentaries, experimental and animation works, in long and short formats is what STUFF MX FILM FEST will house, an inclusive festival thirst for risky and voracious cinematographic proposals regardless of style or genre WE WANT CINEMA! WE LOVE CINEMA! #Cinemacreatingcinema

#Elcinehaciendocine es el grito de guerra del STUFF FILM FEST, el festival que busca encumbrar el cine independiente hecho alrededor del mundo. Aquel cine de guerrilla, de bajo presupuesto, hecho con sudor, sangre y lágrimas.

Cine de ficción, documental, experimental, animación en formatos largos y cortos es lo que alojará STUFF FILM FEST, un festival incluyente sediento de propuestas cinematográficas arriesgadas y voraces sin importar el estilo o el género ¡QUEREMOS CINE! ¡AMAMOS CINE! #Elcinehaciendocine

Awards & Prizes

PREMIOS

Los ganadores de obras en competencia recibirán los siguientes premios.

• Premio TIMECODE MEDIA al Mejor Largometraje de Ficción
• Premio ZAPOTECO al Mejor Largometraje Documental
• Premio IMPERIO NEGRO al Mejor Cortometraje Internacional de Ficción
• Premio TIMECODE MEDIA al Mejor Cortometraje Nacional de Ficción
• Premio IMPERIO NEGRO al Mejor Cortometraje Documental.
• Premio MADRE FOCA! al Mejor Cortometraje Experimental.
• Premio MADRE FOCA! al Mejor Cortometraje de Animación
• Premio Flamingo Rosa otorgado por BAD TASTE FILMZINE e Inferno Film Fest. al Mejor Largometraje en la competencia TUFF STUFF.

6.1 Las obras ganadoras podrán ser elegibles para participar como invitadas en los festivales aliados de STUFF FILM FESTIVAL dentro y fuera de Méxco.

6. AWARDS

Winners of works in competition will receive the following awards:

• TIMECODE MEDIA Award for Best Feature Film
• ZAPOTECO GROUP Award for Best Documentary Feature
• IMPERIO NEGRO Award for Best International Short Film
• TIMECODE MEDIA Fiction Prize for Best Short Film National
• ZAPOTECO GROUPAward for Best Short Documentary
• MADRE FOCA! AWARD for Best Experimental Short Film.
• MADRE FOCA! AWARD for Best Animated Short.
• IMPERIO NEGRO Award for Best Erotic Short Film
• Pink Flamingo Award granted by BAD TASTE FILMZINE and Inferno Film Fest for Best Feature in the TUFF STUFF competition.

6.1 The winning works will be eligible to participate as guests in the Allied STUFF FILM FESTIVAL festivals inside and outside MEXCO.

Rules & Terms

STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL 2017
CALL FOR ENTRIES

STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL
INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL
MEXICO CITY

TIMECODE MEDIA GROUP, ZAPOTECO and MADRE FOCA! PRODUCCIONES are pleased to present the STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL in its second edition.
STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL purposes to provide a space for the promotion of documentary and narratives films independently made from anywhere in the world, regardless of genre or style. The only requirement is that the film has been made independently.
For this second edition in 2017, STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL calls to national and international filmmakers, to be part of our call for entries for official Selection for Competition and Exhibition.
A. BASIS FOR PARTICIPATION

I. There is no deadline for number of works per director.
II. Films will be considered in the following categories:
Narrative Feature Film
Narrative Short Film
Mexican Film Competition (Short and feature film)
Documentary Feature Film
Collision Short Film Competition (Animated, experimental short films and music videos)

III. The works will be considered for inclusion for Competition and Exhibition.

IV. No fee per registration.
V. The production date for participating in the competition cannot be earlier than 2015.
VI. The maximum duration for all the short film competitions will be 25 minutes.

B. ENTRY.

I. The registration period starts from the publication of this call until June 23rd, 2017.
II. Here you can download your submission form.
III. Films can be submitted through FilmFreeway.
Works produced in Mexico can use the service at no cost.
VERY IMPORTANT: Specify whether if it is the final cut or a working copy and the date of delivery of the finished work for screening in case of being selected.

IV. Shall be the responsibility of the authors and / or producers the registration and use of the rights to their works.
V. If the film is part of the official competition of the second edition of STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL it may not be withdrawn.

C. SELECTION

I. The works will be selected according to the programming department's decision. The decision is final.
II. The organization will set the exhibition dates of the films. Should be requested for dates after the official exhibitions, STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL will notify via email to the producers, directors and/or distributors.
III. STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL will contact the filmmakers of the selected films. The festival will report the details of the exhibition of their films.

D. ACCEPTANCE OF THE RULES

I. STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL will use fragments of the selected films for promotional purposes (Website, YouTube, social networks, television, etc.)
II. The submission implies full acceptance of these rules.
III. Any questions relating to the call for entries, please write to the Department of Programming.
Contact:
Alfonso Mimbrera
stuffprogrammingcrew@gmail.com
E. AWARDS
The winners of each competition will received an award

F. STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL
STUFF MX FILM FESTIVAL is a project by TIMECODE MEDIA, ZAPOTECO GROUP and MADRE FOCA! PRODUCCIONES
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