San Lorenzo Film Festival

FcSanLorenzo // Festival de Cine de San Lorenzo

2nd edition

Apr 12 - Apr 15, 2020
San Lorenzo, Paraguay

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Animation, Children, Commercial, Docu-feature, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Industrial, Mini-series, Multimedia, Music video, Narrative fiction, Series, Student, TV, Web
Film length Full length, Short
Genre 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 San Lorenzo Film Festival is an event to promote national and international cinema that serves as cultural, artistic, industrial exchange; He is a developer of the local culture and economy. It will take place from April 12 to 15, 2018, in San Lorenzo, Gran Asunción, Paraguay.
The festival will bring together producers, directors, distributors, film critics, actors and the public around the most recent and outstanding national and international film productions, in the area of feature film and short film, transforming San Lorenzo into a unique framework where they will place looks good part of the artistic world.

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Class Founded: 2017
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Dec 31, 2017

Early bird deadline: Feb 04, 2018
Regular deadline: Mar 04, 2018
Late deadline: Apr 04, 2018

Notification date: Apr 08, 2018

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Fees Fees range from 7.00 to 13.00 EUR (0.00 to 0.00 USD) . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Other prizes: - Feature film: 1st place. -Documentary Feature film: 1st place. - Animation Feature film: 1st place. - Fiction short film: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. - Documentary short film: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. - animation Short film: 1st place. - Web Serie: 1st place. -Video music: 1st place.
Festival sections
Animation Feature Film
Animation Short Film
Documentary Short Film
Feature film Documentary
Feature film Fiction
Short film Fiction
Web series
General rules 1.- Generalities:
1.1.- Films from any country in the world can participate.
1.2.-The works must have been completed after January 1, 2011.
1.3.- Short films and feature films of the fiction, documentary and animation genre may participate; as well as the mixture between one genre and another (which will compete as a fiction genre).
1.4.- The short films must have a maximum duration of 40 minutes and may have been made with any type of support for capturing images. Feature films must be longer than 40 minutes.
1.5.- The theme is free, social, terror, suspense, genre, horror, comedy, tragedy, science fiction, children, etc.
1.6.- Films that are in a different language must be subtitled in Spanish or English.
1.7.- Filmmakers, national and foreign, can participate both individually and collectively.
1.8.- An author or a group can present any number of films.
1.9.- Movies that have already been screened at other festivals and movies that are already available online are accepted
2.1.- The call is until April 4, 2018. The finalist films will be exhibited in the different projection points programmed for the Festival.
2.2.- Submissions will be done online through the

3.1.- Feature films:
Fiction Feature Film
Documentary Feature Film
Animation Feature Film
3.2.- Short films:
Fiction short film
Documentary Short Film
Animation Short Film
3.3.- Web series
3.4.- Music video
3.5.- Film script

The dates for the reception of the films will be the following:
Standard: until February 04 - 2018
Late: until March 04 - 2018
Extended: until April 04 - 2018

The directors of the films inscribed on their selection will be notified as finalists on April 08 - 2018. The directors will be informed of the results through the website and social networks of the festival.

6.- FEES:
The submission fee of the films is:
6.1.- Standard: until February 04 - 2018
Feature films: € 9
Short films, Web series and music video: € 7
6.2.- Late: until March 04 - 2018
Feature films: € 11
Short films, Web series and music video: € 9
6.3.- Extended: until April 04 - 2018
Feature films: € 13
Short films, Web series and music video: € 11

7.1.- The categories to be awarded are:
- Feature film: 1st place.
-Documentary Feature film: 1st place.
- Animation Feature film: 1st place.
- Fiction short film: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
- Documentary short film: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
- animation Short film: 1st place.
- Web Serie: 1st place.
-Video music: 1st place.
The winners are the exclusive decision of the regional and national jury.

8.- DECISIONS: Any aspect not contemplated in the bases will be resolved by the organizing team.
Our jury will screen the films privately. The judges will award the best films through private screenings.