quinta-feira, agosto 17, 2006

DOCUMENTA MADRID 2007

IV International Madrid Documentary Festival

From May 4th through May 13th


Registration is to be done ONLINE at the festival webpage www.documentamadrid.com
Deadline for submissions: December, 31th


will have four competitive sections:

1. ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY SECTION.
All films with an original or innovative perspective in terms of either form or content will be admitted for competition. This section has two categories:
1.1. Full-length films: for films exceeding 45 minutes in length.
1.2. Short films: Films up to 45 minutes in length that do not make up part of a series.

2. DOCUMENTARY REPORTING COMPETITION.
This section is intended for those documentary films whose point of view is either of an informative nature or about current events in our world. All films made for cinema or television will be admitted for competition, regardless of their duration. In the case of television documentaries belonging to a series, only one episode from the series may be sent for admission.

3. NATIONAL COMPETITION.
For films whose production is entirely or mostly of Spanish nationality. This section has two categories:
3.1. Full-length films: Films exceeding 45 minutes in length.
3.2. Short films: Films up to 45 minutes in length that do not make up part of a series.

4. AVID / HP XPRESSATE MARATHON.
The Avid Xpressate Documentary Marathon will be intended for the directors whose films were selected for competition in any of the previously three sections. Its rules and regulations for participation will be announced after completing the definitive selection of those three sections.


AWARDS

1. ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY SECTION.
FULL-LENGTH FILMS:
- JURY FIRST PRIZE, to be awarded 10.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY SECOND PRIZE, to be awarded 5.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY HONORABLE MENTION, to be awarded a diploma.
- AUDIENCE AWARD for best film, to be awarded 3.000 € and a diploma.
SHORT FILMS:
- JURY FIRST PRIZE, to be awarded 5.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY SECOND PRIZE, to be awarded 3.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY HONORABLE MENTION, to be awarded a diploma.
- AUDIENCE AWARD for best film, to be awarded 3.000 € and a diploma.
- AVID AWARD for best editing. To be awarded Avid Xpress Pro software or equivalent.

2. DOCUMENTARY REPORTING COMPETITION:
- JURY FIRST PRIZE, to be awarded 10.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY SECOND PRIZE, to be awarded 5.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY HONORABLE MENTION, to be awarded a diploma.
- AUDIENCE AWARD for best film, to be awarded 3.000 € and a diploma.

3. NATIONAL COMPETITION:
FULL-LENGTH FILMS:
- JURY FIRST PRIZE, to be awarded 8.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY SECOND PRIZE, to be awarded 4.000 € and a trophy.
- AUDIENCE AWARD, to be awarded 2.000 € and a diploma.
SHORT FILMS:
- JURY FIRST PRIZE, to be awarded 4.000 € and a trophy.
- JURY SECOND PRIZE, to be awarded 3.000 € and a trophy.
- AUDIENCE AWARD, to be awarded 2.000 € and a diploma.

4. AVID/HP XPRESSATE MARATHON.
AVID/HP AWARD, to be awarded Avid Xpress Pro software or equivalent and an HP laptop computer (model yet to be determined).

DOCUMENTA MADRID 07
VI International Madrid Documentary Festival
Área de Las Artes
Gran Vía, 24. 6ª planta. 28013 Madrid. Spain
info@documentamadrid.com