5th Annual

Taratsa International Film Festival

August 22, 2018 to August 26, 2018

 
Category

Student Angle

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in Euro

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Regular Deadline
June 20, 2018
Regular Discounted
No Entry Fee 0.00 *

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately July 22, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
Greek

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
Greek
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Student Film Award

Category Rules

- Entry Conditions
a. Production of selected films must have been completed within the years 2016-2018.
b. The film must not exceed 30 minutes in duration.
c. For all the competition sections: The films must not be documentary, experimental, promotional (e.g. tourism), educational, scientific or animation.
d. Unfinished versions of films will not be considered.


- Submission of films for preselection
a. Films can be submitted to one or more of the sections mentioned above.
b. Along with the official Taratsa IFF application, the submission must contain:
- The film (maximum 1920*1080 or 1280*720 resolution, in MOV, AVI, MP4 format, with embedded English Subtitles) or (preferably) a password protected streaming link of the film
- Two film screenshots in either one of the a.m. formats
- A summary in English of the plot (no more than 150 words)
- A picture of the film’s creator in 300dpi resolution
- Trailer of the submitted film (optional)
- Links associated with the film - site, Facebook or IMDB page (optional)
c. The submission and participation of a film in the Festival imply acceptance of the Rules and participation regulations. In any unforeseen eventuality, the decision of the Festival Directorship is final.
d. If a film was submitted and considered for previous editions of the Taratsa IFF, it may be resubmitted, if all applicable eligibility requirements are met at the time of entry for Taratsa IFF 2018 (see above).
e. Since the application and the film are submitted, it is not possible to withdraw it.
f. Submitters or creators may submit more than one film. Each film submission must be with all the required documentation.
g. The Festival reserves the right to disqualify-without refund of any or all submission fees previously collected from the Applicant-any Project that is or may become the subject of any Third Party Claims.

- Closing date and submission fee
a. The submission and the upload of the film must be completed no later than May 31st, 2018. Incomplete or misleading entry forms or documentation will not be considered.
b. Once a film has been submitted in a section, that requires a submission fee, its submission fee is not refundable.