FILM group is intended for works that show exceptional filmmaking and notable skills of on-screen storytelling in the following categories:
- TV/Cinema Film
All video content created for television or/and cinema.
- Short Online film
Creative filmmaking specifically made for digital (online) platforms. The maximum allowed video length is 60 seconds.
- Long Online film
Creative filmmaking specifically made for digital (online) platforms. Video length should be over 60 seconds, but not longer than 10 minutes. *In case the length of the video exceeds 10 minutes the entrant should consult with the festival office.
- Screens & Events
Video content displayed on screens or/and other public events. Films aired on TV, in cinemas or online cannot enter this category.
- Innovation in Film
Video content displaying innovative and creative filmmaking to communicate a brand’s message.
DETAILED TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR GROUP A: FILMTECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
GROUP A: FILM
FILM group is intended for works that show exceptional filmmaking and notable skills of on-screen storytelling.
IMPORTANT NOTE: "case films" are not eligible in the FILM group.
FILMS up to 180 seconds in length may enter the competition. Except if you are submitting an online / mobile film, where video entries may be up to 10 minutes.
In case of excessive length, please, contact the festival office.
- One video file up to 180 seconds,
- JPEG file (screenshot).
All films have to be dubbed or subtitled into English.
Only files as MP4 will be accepted.
The specifications for MP4 file uploads are:
|Resolution||Full HD (1920x1080 px), 16:9 Widescreen (preferable)|
|Video codec||h.264 (min 15 - max 40 mbps)|
|Audio codec||AAC (min 160 kbps), 44KHz|
|File size(*)||up to 360 MB|
(*) Please upload a video with the best possible resolution and within the file size limit. Should you wish to upload the file size of your video larger than 360 MB, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCREENSHOT OF THE VIDEO (JPEG FILE)
Screenshots will be used for the entries showcase. Image must be uploaded as a JPEG file only. Screenshots are required material for entries that have video materials.
The specifications for JPEG file (screenshot) uploads are:
|Size||1920 x 1080 px|
|File size||up to 6 MB|
(*) Please submit screenshots that have as little as possible written on them, since credits for this entry will be written over them.
- An Awards show film of up to 60 seconds (to be screened at the award ceremony, should the entry be awarded).
In case the entrant does not submit the awards show film, the organizer reserves the right to screen the first 60 seconds of the original video at the award ceremony, should the entry be awarded.
Requirements are the same as those for videos (see above).