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6th Firenze FilmCorti Festival

From May 30, 2019 until June 2, 2019

Regulations

The Association Rive Gauche – Festival, Florence, Italy, is pleased to announce the 6th edition of its International Cinema Contest. The Festival aims at promoting the collaboration and competition of young directors and promotion and distribution of audio-visual works. The Festival also wants to encourage facilitate directors in their contacts with producers, distributors, actors who will be guests of the event.

Awards & Prizes
The award for best Short film in competition (Section a) is € 500 voucher for cinema materials. The award for the winners of sections b, c and d is a personalised plate and the Festival’s gold-plated medal. Other prizes for section “a” consisting in a personalised plate are for:
Best Director
Best Production
Best Screenplay
Best Actress
Best Actor
Best Soundtrack
Best Photography
Best Documentary
Best editing
Critic’s award
Audience award.
The award for the winners of sections b, c and d is a personalised plate and the Festival’s gold-plated medal. Second and third classified will be awarded with a personalised plate.
The award for best screenplay (section e) , and for those that came second and third, will be the InkTip Package (it means the screenplay will be sent to the film production companies) and a personalised plate. The best screenplay in Italian for a feature film will win the Elena Bertoldi special prize.

Rules & Terms
Film: All the submitted film should not be longer than 40 minutes, included film credits.
Animation and films for young people and schools: the maximum duration for every film is 20 minutes, including the final credits.
Movies are accepted in any language, but they must be subtitled in Italian or in English. Even English film without same-language subtitles or hard subtitles be disqualified. All films must have English subtitles in open format with extension .srt or .tx
Screenplays: it is possible to submit screenplays for both short films or feature films. Original screenplay for short films must be no longer than 30 pages, whereas screenplays for feature films must be longer than 30 pages. Screenplays must be in English or in Italian.

Amimation, Screenplays and innovative & Experimental film

Submission period deadline: Sept. 17, 2019 for 20.00 €

Immigration to Europe. Integration and problems

Submission period deadline: Aug. 14, 2019 for 20.00 €

Short Films and Directorial Debut

Submission period deadline: April 30, 2019 for 20.00 €

About

This Festival was founded in 2014

The Association Rive Gauche – Festival, Florence, Italy, is pleased to announce the 6th edition of its International Cinema Contest. The Festival aims at promoting the collaboration and competition of young directors and promotion and distribution of audio-visual works. The Festival also wants to encourage facilitate directors in their contacts with producers, distributors, actors who will be guests of the event.
–Sections of Festival
It’s possible to submit works for the following sections:
a – Short film in competition
b – Directorial debut
c – Innovative and experimental film
d – Animation and films for young people and schools
e – Screenplays
Applicants must specify the submission section.– Dates of the Festival
The 6th Firenze FilmCorti Festival will be held in Florence, at Le Mu rate Progetti Arte Contemporanea in Piazza Le Murate, according to the following schedule:
May 30 and 31 and June 1 and 2 Section A (Short film in competition) and Section B (Directorial Debut).
Deadline is April 30th, 2018. Only works submitted before this date will be considered.
October 17th and 18th (in the morning): Animation and films for young people and schools
October 17th: Screenplays
October 18th: Innovative and experimental film.
Deadline: September 15th

Address

Rive Gauche - Festival
via D. Giuliotti 3
50135 Firenze
Italy