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SHORT FILM COMPETITION
STUDENT FILM COMPETITION
RULES AND SUBMISSION
THIS GRANT IS OPEN TO ALL EGYPTIANS 18 AND OVER
FILMMAKERS WITH FEATURE FILMS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO ENTER THIS COMPETITION
THE TOTAL SUM OF THIS GRANT IS 70,000 EGYPTIAN POUNDS TO BE DISTRIBUTED AMONG A NUMBER OF FILMS TO BE DETERMINED BY THE GRANT COMMITTEE
IF YOUR FILM RECEIVES A GRANT ALLOTMENT, THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE BEEN AWARDED WILL BE SENT OUT IN TWO DIFFERENT INSTALLMENTS:
THE DEADLINE FOR COMPLETING YOUR FILM IS APRIL 2021
OUR SPONSORS SEMAT AND SEEN FILMS WILL PROVIDE EDITING EQUIPMENT FREE OF CHARGE AT THEIR COMPANIES FOR THE GRANT WINNERS
PLEASE READ OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING.
WINNING FILMS WILL BE ASKED TO ATTEND OUR 2020 “BEST OF THE FEST” AND SHOW A TRAILER OF THE FILM.
THERE ARE NO FEES FOR SUBMISSION
YOUR FILM MAY BE IN ANY PRODUCTION PHASE, THIS GRANT IS FOR PRE-PRODUCTION, FILMS CURRENTLY IN PRODUCTION, AND POST PRODUCTION
SUBMITTED FILMS SHOULD BE 30 MINUTES LONG MAXIMUM (INCLUDING CREDITS). THERE IS NO MINIMUM RUNNING TIME
YOUR FILM MAY BE IN ANY OF THE TWO CATEGORIES DOCUMENTARY OR NARRATIVE, YOU MAY SUBMIT ONE FILM PER CATEGORY
GRANT SUBMISSIONS OPEN ON THE 2ND OF APRIL AND END ON THE 3
1ST OF MAY
18TH OF JUNE.
TO SUBMIT YOUR FILM, PLEASE FILL OUT OUR APPLICATION FORM AND UPLOAD YOUR PDF WITH THE REQUIRED INFORMATION.
WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT “BEST OF THE FEST” IN SEPTEMER OR OCTOBER 2020.
ALL SUBMITTERS ARE INVITED TO THE ‘BEST OF THE FEST’
MASRDOTBOKRA HAS NO RELIGIOUS OR POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS
PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS
Film expected Running Time
Please upload any photos, trailer or first cut if available
Upload PDF file:
Please make sure it contains the following:
Please include any other contributors to the film and how you plan on securing the remaining funds if the grant allotted to your film does not cover all expenses
Which phase of production are you currently in? What is your expected timeline for completion and what resources (including budget) do you need?
Tell us about the subject of your film and why you want to do it
What are the events, places and characters in the film?
Most importantly, why is it important to you?
CV and previous work if any
Cast and Crew if available and CV’s of key members
What is your release strategy for the film? For example: Are you planning on submitting to film festivals? Or sharing the film online? How do you plan on reaching an audience?
I read and agree with all the terms and conditions in the terms and conditions page.
Grant Submissions starts on Jan 1st
We are waiting for the judges to decide the Winners