MOBILE FILM COMPETITION
for the European Film Festival - Jordan 2017
For all creative minds & mobile filmmakers out there!
Do you love filming with your smartphone?
The European Film Festival (EUFF) 2017 in Jordan has partnered with SAE Institute Jordan, Zain Jordan & French Institute in Amman to launch a Mobile Film Competition
Hurry up and send your movie! Extended deadline is 28 November!
The submissions for the EUFF Mobile Film Competition are open in two categories:
- Fiction Film
- Documentary Film
The overall theme of the EUFF Mobile Film Competition in both categories is: ‘Diversity in Jordan’.
RULES & TERMS:
- Age: Participants must be at least 15 years old;
- Submission: only one film per filmmaker for each category (Fiction & Documentary) is allowed;
- All films must by uploaded in high-quality on YouTube and must be filmed with mobile phones only;
- Production equipment is allowed (eg. any equipment, lights, cranes, dollies, etc);
- The video produced must be an individual creation, directed by a filmmaker him/herself.
- Prize: One prize per film will be offered regardless of the number of people credited.
- Submissions will start on 18 November 2017 and the last date for submitting the videos will be 23:00 (Amman local time) of 28 November 2017.
LENGTH of FILMS:
- Short Fiction Film - 1:00 minute to 02:00 minutes including credits.
- Documentary Film - 2:00 minute to 3:00 minutes including credits
- If a submitted film has a different duration, it will be disqualified and not reviewed.
- Prizes are provided by the European Film Festival partners: SAE Institute Amman, ZAIN Jordan & French Institute;
- Awards: Three prizes will be rewarded:
- Fiction Film Award - Videography short course provided by SAE Institute Amman, Mobile phone provided by ZAIN Jordan & free language sessions provided by French Institute in Amman;
- Documentary Film Award - Videography short course provided by SAE Institute Amman, Mobile phone provided by ZAIN Jordan & free language sessions provided by French Institute in Amman;
- Audience Award – Mobile phone provided by ZAIN Jordan & free language sessions provided by French Institute in Amman.
Fiction and Documentary Film Awards will be chosen by the Festival Jury. Audience Award will be voted by the EUFF audience;
The Award ceremony will take place at the Closing Ceremony of the EUFF on 2 December 2017.
Hurry up and send your mobile film by 28 November (maximum 23:00 Amman time) to firstname.lastname@example.org