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FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Opening Date: 
May 01, 2017
Earlybird Deadline: 
May 10, 2017
Regular Deadline: 
May 18, 2017
Late Deadline: 
May 25, 2017
Extended Deadline: 
May 27, 2017
Notification Date: 
May 28, 2017
Event Date: 
May 30, 2017
Festival Description: 

FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is an online festival, with LIVE SCREENING of the winning films; is a monthly festival of world cinematography, where feature films, short films, videoclips, webseries and video arts from all over the world come together to compete for the various prizes of the festival, but In addition they obtain the greater satisfaction of a filmmaker: that his work is seen by the public. Therefore, there is a prize that is granted by our subscribers, when viewing the film. The filmmaker can choose not to place his film for online viewing, in this way, will not participate in the audience prize.

Awards & Prizes: 

Prizes: Best short film of the month Best feature film of the month 1.- Short Film Awards Best Drama Short Film Best Comedy Short Film Best Terror Short Film Best Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Short Film Best LGBT Short Film Best Experimental Short Film Best Documentary Short Film Best Animated Short Film Best Student Short Film Best Opera Prima Short Film Best Indie Short Film Best Classic Short Film (Performed before 2010) Best Super Short Individual Awards: Best Director short film Best screenplay short film Best Lead Actor short film Best Supporting Actor short film Best Lead Actress short film Best Supporting Actress short film Best Young Actor short film Best Young Actress short film Best team performance short film Best Cinematography short film Best Art Direction short film Best Sound design short film Best Editing short film Best Original music score short film Best Makeup short film Best Production design short film Best Costume design short film 2.- Feature & Half – length film Awards Best Drama Feature Film Best Comedy Feature film Best Animated Feature Film Best Documentary Feature film Best Experimental Feature Film Best LGBT Feature Film Best Terror Feature Film Best Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Feature Film Best Classic Feature Film (Performed before 2010) Best Student Feature Film Best Opera Prima Feature Film Best Indie Feature Film Best Fiction Half-length film Best Comedy Half-length film Best Animated Half-length film Best Documentary Half-length film Best Student Half-length film Best Opera Prima Half-length film Best Indie Half-length film Best video clip Best Video art Best Web serie Best Trailer Best Poster Best Short film script Individual Awards: Best Director Feature film Best screenplay Feature film Best Lead Actor Feature film Best Supporting Actor Feature film Best Lead Actress Feature film Best Supporting Actress Feature film Best Young Actor Feature film Best Young Actress Feature film Best team performance Feature film Best Cinematography Feature film Best Art Direction Feature film Best Sound design Feature film Best Editing Feature film Best Original music score Feature film Best Makeup Feature film Best Production design Feature film Best Costume design Feature film Extra prizes: New prizes can be created, given to the decision of the jury evaluator or at the request of the viewing public in their comments. InkTip Awards, applied by this company (3 winners per year). An InkTip prize package for one (1) quarterly winner of your choice, for a total of three (3) winners. Each prize package includes one (1) InkTip script listing so your winners can promote themselves and their scripts to InkTip's large network of producers and reps. Every InkTip producer has been vetted via resume and references and demonstrated the ability to get movies made. Companies who are InkTip members include: ABC, Anonymous Content, APA, CBS Films, HBO Films, ICM, Paradigm, Paramount Pictures, Hallmark Channel, FX, Universal, WME, Echo Lake, Zero Gravity, Bad Robot, and 20th Century Fox. iPitch.tv Awards, applied by this company (6 winners per year). At iPitch.tv you can pitch your ideas for original Films, TV, Web/New Media projects, Documentaries, Game Shows, and more. Any type of project that you've developed and would like to pitch to Entertainment Industry Buyers can be listed in our marketplace for consideration.

Rules & Terms: 

A.- Festival type: This is an online festival, with live screening of the winning films; Where the manager uploads the film to our website during the call. From there you can be seen by thousands of people with a single click. B.- Duration of the festival: It is a monthly festival. During the whole month the call is made, the projections of the films and at the end of the same the winners are known; To start the cycle again. The 12 months of the year. C.- Types of films: Of any length, feature films, half-lenght films, short films, web series, video clips among others. According to the length is considered: Super short: up to two minutes Short film: from 2 to 35 minutes. Half-length film: from 36 to 70 minutes. Feature film: more than 71 minutes. Web Series: 30 minutes per chapter Video clip: up to 20 minutes. Video art: up to 20 minutes. Short film script: maximum 15 pages D.- Genres accepted: Any kind of gender, without any discrimination. E.- Language: Preferably in its original language. All films must be subtitled in Spanish preferably, although subtitles are also accepted in English. F.- Production date: Films presented must have been produced after 2010. Previous productions can be recorded as Classic Films. G.- Number of films presented: The filmmakers can enter the month as many movies as they want. The film can be re-submitted later, only if it does not get a prize. H.- Presentation requirements: -Link of vimeo, youtube or any other, where the film is housed. -Vimeo link, youtube or any other of the movie trailer. (Only if you want to participate in the best trailer category). -5 photographs of the film. - Promotional poster. -Technical and artistic. -photography of the director I.- Validity of the film: A film sent only enters the current monthly edition and not all other monthly editions. For the remaining monthly editions, the contestant has to present it each time he wants to compete. J.- Deadline: Early bird: Until the 10th of the month Normal: Until the 18th of the month Late: Until the 25th of the month K.- Quorum: It is necessary that at least three films are registered in the category so that there can be competition and therefore prize. If the quorum does not exist, the prize will be considered as desert, and the film will be registered for the following month's competition. L.- Categories in competition: L.1.- According to gender: L.1.1.- Feature Film Drama Feature Film Comedy Feature film Animated Feature Film Documentary Feature film Experimental Feature Film LGBT Feature Film Horror Feature Film Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Feature Film Classic Feature Film (Performed before 2010) L.1.2.- Half-length film Drama Half-length film Comedy Half-length film Animated Half-length film Documentary Half-length film L.1.3.- Short film Drama Short Film Comedy Short Film Animated Short Film Documentary Short Film Experimental Short Film LGBT Short Film Horror Short Film Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Short Film Classic Short Film (Performed before 2010) Super short Web serie Video clip Video art Note: A movie may only be entered in a genre. You can also register your application in any of the following categories: L.2.- According to the production: Student Feature Film Indie Feature Film (Low Budget) Opera prima Feature film Student Half-length film Indie Half-length film (low budget) Opera prima Half-length film Student Short Film Indie Short Film (low budget) Opera prima Short Film L.3.- Other competences Trailer Poster L.4.- Short film script: maximum 15 pages Example: The film AAAAA is Entered as Drama Feature, Student Feature, Indie Feature, Opera prima Feature, Trailer and Poster. I would be competing is all those categories ... M.- Nominations and prizes: - It will be 5 nominations for films in each category of the great genres (Drama, animation, documentary) - It will be 3 nominations for films in each category of the small genres (terror, western, LGBT, comedy, experimental, science fiction, etc.) as well as for video clip, video art, web series. In each of these categories will be awarded the BEST FILM PRIZE, In addition to THE STATUTE OF THE FIVE CONTINENTS FICOCC. There will also be nominations and prizes for the art of the posters of the films (5 nominated for feature film, short film and Half-length film). Prizes: Best short film of the month Best feature film of the month 1.- Short Film Awards Best Drama Short Film Best Comedy Short Film Best Terror Short Film Best Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Short Film Best LGBT Short Film Best Experimental Short Film Best Documentary Short Film Best Animated Short Film Best Student Short Film Best Opera Prima Short Film Best Indie Short Film Best Classic Short Film (Performed before 2010) Best Super Short Individual Awards: Best Director short film Best screenplay short film Best Lead Actor short film Best Supporting Actor short film Best Lead Actress short film Best Supporting Actress short film Best Young Actor short film Best Young Actress short film Best team performance short film Best Cinematography short film Best Art Direction short film Best Sound design short film Best Editing short film Best Original music score short film Best Makeup short film Best Production design short film Best Costume design short film 2.- Feature & Half – length film Awards Best Drama Feature Film Best Comedy Feature film Best Animated Feature Film Best Documentary Feature film Best Experimental Feature Film Best LGBT Feature Film Best Terror Feature Film Best Sci-Fi – Fantastic – Thriller Feature Film Best Classic Feature Film (Performed before 2010) Best Student Feature Film Best Opera Prima Feature Film Best Indie Feature Film Best Fiction Half-length film Best Comedy Half-length film Best Animated Half-length film Best Documentary Half-length film Best Student Half-length film Best Opera Prima Half-length film Best Indie Half-length film Best video clip Best Video art Best Web serie Best Trailer Best Poster Best Short film script Individual Awards: Best Director Feature film Best screenplay Feature film Best Lead Actor Feature film Best Supporting Actor Feature film Best Lead Actress Feature film Best Supporting Actress Feature film Best Young Actor Feature film Best Young Actress Feature film Best team performance Feature film Best Cinematography Feature film Best Art Direction Feature film Best Sound design Feature film Best Editing Feature film Best Original music score Feature film Best Makeup Feature film Best Production design Feature film Best Costume design Feature film Extra prizes: New prizes can be created, given to the decision of the jury evaluator or at the request of the viewing public in their comments. InkTip Awards, applied by this company (3 winners per year). An InkTip prize package for one (1) quarterly winner of your choice, for a total of three (3) winners. Each prize package includes one (1) InkTip script listing so your winners can promote themselves and their scripts to InkTip's large network of producers and reps. Every InkTip producer has been vetted via resume and references and demonstrated the ability to get movies made. Companies who are InkTip members include: ABC, Anonymous Content, APA, CBS Films, HBO Films, ICM, Paradigm, Paramount Pictures, Hallmark Channel, FX, Universal, WME, Echo Lake, Zero Gravity, Bad Robot, and 20th Century Fox. iPitch.tv Awards, applied by this company (6 winners per year). At iPitch.tv you can pitch your ideas for original Films, TV, Web/New Media projects, Documentaries, Game Shows, and more. Any type of project that you've developed and would like to pitch to Entertainment Industry Buyers can be listed in our marketplace for consideration. N.- Double category: A film can be entered in more than one category; As well as obtaining nomination and prize in more than one category. O.- Ways of presentation: When inscribing the film, the filmmaker decides how he wants to be exposed, as follows: -To be evaluated by the Jury. It can not be viewed online, although it participates in the competition (it does not participate in the Audience Award). -To be seen by the Public: It is visualized online; Is evaluated by the Jury; Participates in the Audience Award. - Only view the Trailer: Only the trailer is seen online; Is evaluated by the Jury; Participates in the competition (does not participate in the Audience Award). The winner of the winning film can decide how long it will be open to the public; Not to make explicit mention of the festival, the film will continue on our page for the whole month. P.- By registering your movie, you accept and comply with our rules, terms and conditions. Q.- Any article or paragraph of these rules and conditions can be changed by the organization without prior notice. R.- Admission Fees: Super Short: $ 9 Short Film: $ 9 Half-length film: $ 13 Feature film: $ 15 Web Series: $ 9 Video clip: 9 dollars Video art: $ 9 Poster: $ 5 Trailer: $ 5 Short film script; $9 Rights When you register your film at the International Festival of On-line Cinema of the Five Continents, you authorize that your work be displayed on the festival's web site, as well as photographs, posters and others on the Festival's social networks. In the same way, you accept that you own the work you are presenting. When sending, the director allows the festival to create a page for his film without infringing the copyright. The person responsible for the signed film releases from any legal responsibility to the International Festival of Online Cinema of the Five Continents, against any claim, liability, losses, damages and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees and Court) that may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credit, advertising, detection and loss or damage of the films entered. Procedure of the film in the FICOCC A.- Presentation of the film (link of vimeo or youtube or any other, and other requirements). B.- The FICOCC will charge the film within a period of no more than three business days. From that moment can be visualized and voted by the jury and public. C.- At the close of the monthly call, the jury will decide in two days who are the nominees and winners. D.- The last day of the month will be known the winners of the month. E.- The nominated and winning films will be kept on our web site, unless the person in charge of the film decides to remove its visualization. F.- At the end of the month the winning films will be screened.

Our connection
Festival Organizers: 
Veruska Cumana. Festival director
Argenis Herrera. Festival producer
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Address: 

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