Barcelona Human Rights Film Festival

FCDHB // Festival de Cine y Derechos Humanos de Barcelona

14th edition

Nov 21 - Dec 01, 2017
Barcelona, Spain

Open Call Jan 01, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017  Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Animation, Children, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Mini-series, Multimedia, Music video, Narrative fiction, Series, Student, TV, Web
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, Biography, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, Flash, Foreign, Health, Hip Hop, History, Human rights, Independent, Kids, LGBT, Live Action, Medical, Melodrama, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Nature, News, , Parody, Post modern, Realism, Reality, Religious, Road Trip, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire, Silent movie, Social issues, Spiritual, Sports, Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War

Mission / description To show films that make us think, awaken our conscience, denounce injustice and reflect the social and cultural diversity of humanity. This is the objective of The Human Rights Film Festival, which will celebrate its fourteenth annual festival this year.
The Human Rights Film Festival, with the central headquarter in Barcelona and offices in Paris and New York, is the oldest independent Human Rights Film Festival and one of the most important festival on Human Rights in all Spain and one of Spain’s most important and widely internationally established festival on Human Rights..
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Festival website http://www.humanrightsfilmfestival.com

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Class Founded: 2003
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Jan 01, 2017

Early bird deadline: Jan 01, 2017
Regular deadline: Feb 01, 2017
Late deadline: Sep 30, 2017

Notification date: Oct 01, 2017

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Fees Fees range from 8.50 to 13.50 EUR (9.95 to 15.80 USD) . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Festival sections
Longfilms
From 30 minutes
Shortfilms
Under 30 minutes
General rules All films must be about Human Rights.
The Festival will cover the travel expenses, meals and lodging for filmmakers invited to the Festival.
The Festival will subtitulate the selected films professionally in Spanish.
If your film is selected in some cases you will have to send the film in digital format with high definition to the subtitles department.
The Festival will do international shows of the official section films in Spain and in
countries of the global south in the world, with the aim to spread human rights themes before the beginning of the next edition.
If the Festival don't answer one time you know the reception of the material was done is because your film has not been selected.
Not all the films will be screened in the three cities.
All the awards can be honorific.
Participation in the Festival implies acceptance of these rules.