IX ZIFF announces contests for screenplays and short films.
The Eighth Zabaikalsky International Film Festival, which will be held in Chita from June 4 to 7, 2020 announces a competition for screenplays and a contest for the best short film. But this year the geography of the competition for the Best Short Film, has been expanded, and all the people from the other regions of Russia and the countries of the world who wish to participate, can take part in it. The format of short films will allow to see the main trends in the development of cinematography, catch new expressive means, and adapt modern technologies to the process of filmmaking in a short finished form
In addition, for the participants for the best scenario this year, all restrictions on the subject are removed. All participants of the contest will be able to realize all their creative ideas.
During the film festival in Transbaikalia, the competitions became a good tradition, revealed real talents and opened the way to a great cinematic future.
Only the resident of the Trans-Baikal Territory can take part in the contest, who wrote the script for a short short film. Only completed works, decorated in composition, are accepted for consideration.
The script should be written in Russian and not exceed more than 40 pages of printed text. This year, the Organizing Committee does not limit participants on the topic of the scenario.
The script should be sent to the e-mail address of the press-secretary of the Film Festival firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail - in a sealed form to the address: 115162, Russia, Moscow, ul. Shabolovka, 31 / B, entrance 6, addressed to Daria Khramova. The script for participation in the competition is will be accepted if there is an application for participation.
The selection of the best scenarios will be carried out by the Laureate of the State Prize of the Russian Federation, Honored Art Worker, director and screenwriter Lydia Bobrova. The results of the competition will be announced during the festival. The main prize for the winner of the contest will be support in the production and promotion of the film from the chairman of the jury of the contest Lidia Bobrova, the Ministry of Culture of the Trans-Baikal Territory and the Organizing Committee of the Film Festival. In addition, the best scenarios will be offered to the students of the Institute of Cinema and Television Karen Gevorkyan.
Anyone who takes a short film on a camera (film, video or digital) or a mobile phone can take part in the competition. The film must be a complete work, have initial and / or end titles. The recording quality of the material should be sufficient to play on a computer in good quality (* avi, * mov, * mkv).
The footage should be sent by e-mail to the official address of the Film Festival email@example.com, or sent on DVD-ROM to the address: 115162, Russia, Moscow, ul. Shabolovka, 31 / B, Entrance 6, addressed to the director of the ZMFF programs Maria Bezenkova. The film for participation in the competition is accepted if there is an application for participation.