Long and Short Film Festival of Santiago

FELACOS // Festival de Largos y Cortos de Santiago

4th edition

Mar 08 - Mar 11, 2018
SANTIAGO DE CHILE, Chile

Open Call Oct 16, 2017 - Feb 28, 2018  Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Animation, Children, Commercial, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Industrial
Film length Full length, Short
Genre Action, Adventure, Alternative, Art, Avantgarde, B-Movie, Biography, Burlesque, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Crime, Culture, Dance, Dark comedy, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, Flash, Foreign, Health, Hip Hop, History, Horror, Human rights, Independent, Kids, LGBT, Live Action, Medical, Melodrama, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Music, Musical, Mystery, Nature, News, , Parody, Post modern, Realism, Reality, Religious, Road Trip, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire, Science, Science fiction, Silent movie, Social issues, Spiritual, Sports, Surreal, Thriller, Transgender, Underground, Urban, War, Western

Mission / description The Santiago Long and Short Film Festival, Santiago de Chile, 8 to 11 March 2018, is a cinematographic contest whose aim is to serve as a platform for new creators and experienced filmmakers to visualize the quality, diversity and richness of the most recent international audiovisual production, In different genres: fiction, documentary, animation, experimental, etc ... and serve as a connecting space for filmmakers with producers of the seventh art industry, to help them develop. In our first three editions have appeared by our headquarters important members of the national and international cinematography. full text less text

Festival website https://felacos2017.wixsite.com/felacos2

Rate Favorite Share Submit your film SELECT SUBMISSION CATEGORY Animation short - Corto de animación Documentary feature – Largo documental Documentary short - Corto documental Experimental short - Corto experimental Fiction feature – Largo ficción Fiction short - Corto de ficcion
Class Founded: 2015
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Oct 16, 2017

Early bird deadline: Dec 13, 2017
Regular deadline: Jan 25, 2018
Late deadline: Feb 28, 2018

Notification date: Mar 04, 2018

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Fees Fees range from 8.00 to 13.00 EUR (0.00 to 0.00 USD) . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Festival sections
Animation short - Corto de animación
Documentary feature – Largo documental
Documentary short - Corto documental
Experimental short - Corto experimental
Fiction feature – Largo ficción
Fiction short - Corto de ficcion
General rules - All short and feature films of national and international production, filmed in any format, will be admitted to competition.
- The duration of the short film should not exceed 45 minutes; For the feature film is over 46 minutes.
- The date of production must be after January 1, 2014.
- All those producers or producers who own the rights to the works they present may participate.
- Each participant can submit a maximum of 3 works.
- The works will be presented in their original language, subtitled in Spanish or English if this was not the original language. - Movies that were selected in previous editions will not be accepted.
-The registration will be made only via on-line through the FILM FESTIVAL LIFE platform, enabled for this purpose.
- The organization assumes that the persons or groups that register the works have the exhibition rights of the same, as well as the authorization to collect the award in the case of collective authorship. In any case, the organization disclaims any responsibility that may arise from the infringement of this database.
CATEGORIES
Fiction short - Corto de ficcion
Documentary short - Corto documental
Animation short - Corto de animación
Experimental short - Corto experimental
Fiction feature – Largo ficción
Documentary feature – Largo documental
Short film script – Guión de cortometraje

DATES & FEES
Advance: before December 13
Feature Films: € 11
Short Films: € 8

Expanded: before January 25
Feature Films: € 12
Short Films: € 10

Final: before February 28
Feature Films: € 13
Short Films: € 11


SELECTION
First stage: Curator: The Festival will appoint a Selection Committee that will be in charge of receiving the works presented in the contest, determine if they comply with the established in the bases and make the selection of those that will have to be viewed by the jury.
Second stage: The selected works will be informed by e-mail only to those responsible for the films and published in the social networks for the knowledge of all the participants, as well as in the indicated registration platform. These are called OFFICIAL SELECTION.
The participants authorize the organization to use frames, photographs and extracts of the films (maximum 2 minutes) for dissemination in any medium of communication and promotion, in order to promote and disseminate the festival.

NOTIFICATION:
March 04, 2018.

PROJECTION DURING THE FESTIVAL
The selected films will be live screening at the venues set up by the festival (on screen or large screens).

JURY
The jury will be appointed by the organizing committee and will be composed of professionals from the world of cinema, television, communication, teaching, etc. They will be in charge of choosing the winning films of the Official Selection in each section.
The decisions of the Selection Committee shall be final.
The jury's ruling may declare any prize void.
The jury may propose prizes or mentions of honor. In this regard, the organizing committee will decide on the jury's proposal.

AWARDS
Santiago´s big award to the best fiction feature
Santiago´s big award for the best documentary feature
Best fiction short
Best Animated Short Film
Best documentary short
Special mentions in the field of performance, direction, script, photography, production direction, costumes, makeup, music, special effects, sound, etc.

ACCEPTANCE OF THE BASES
All participants, due to the fact of presenting themselves, fully accept these bases of participation, as well as the resolutions adopted by the organizing committee on any aspect of them.