Etiuda competition – list of selected films –…

Photo from the film Masel Tov Cocktail/Masel Tov Cocktail, dir. Arkadij Khaet, Germany

We present a list of 31 films qualified for the ETIUDA 2020 competition:

  1. 1 A.M. in Hongkong/夜港, reż./dir. Zhang Yiling, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong/Hongkong, 16:37
  2. A Fire in the Sun/Las Llamas de Sol, reż./dir. Pepe Sapena, Escuela de Cinematografía y del Audiovisual de la Comunidad de Madrid, Spain/Hiszpania, 12:04
  3. A Long Story Short/A Long Story Short, reż./dir. Andrei Olănescu, Universitatea Națională de Artă Teatrală și Cinematografică “I.L. Caragiale”, Romania/Rumunia, 9:41
  4. All Cats are Grey in the Dark/Nachts sind alle Katzen grau, reż./dir. Lasse Linder, Hochschule Luzern, Switzerland/Szwajcaria, 18:16
  5. Amputated Asscheeks/Amputierte Arschbacken, reż./dir. Claudia Scheffel, Hochschule für Bildende Künste HFBK Hamburg, Germany/Niemcy, 28:40
  6. At Midnight Place a Dance–Tune/At Midnight Place a Dance–Tune, reż./dir. Roy Seerden, Nederlandse Filmacademie, Netherlands/Holandia, 30:00
  7. The Bonfire/La Hoguera, reż./dir. Carlos Saiz Espin, EFTI Centro Internacional de fotografía y cine, Spain/Hiszpania, 19:00
  8. Dogwatch/Der Wächter, reż./dir. Albin Wildner, Filmakademie Wien, Austria/Austria, 30:00
  9. Exit/Выход, reż./dir. Ivan Basov, Moscow Film School, Russia/Rosja, 20:51
  10. Fine/בסדר גמור , reż./dir. Maya Yadlin, Minshar School of Art, Israel/Izrael, 9:06
  11. Frontier/Hranice, reż./dir. Damián Vondrášek, Filmová a televizní fakulta Akademie múzických umění v Praze – FAMU, Czech Republic/Czechy, 28:33
  12. Good German Work/Kollegen, reż./dir. Jannis Alexander Kiefer, Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf, Germany/Niemcy, 14:00
  13. Good Night/Da Yie, reż./dir. Anthony Nti, Royal Institute for Theatre, Cinema and Sound, Belgium/Belgia, 20:33
  14. Halo Effect/Efekt halo, reż./dir. Patrycja Polkowska, Państwowa Wyższa Szkoła Filmowa Telewizyjna i Teatralna w Łodzi, Poland/Polska, 14:25
  15. In Between Spaces/Sa Among Agwat, reż./dir. Don Senoc, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Philippines/Filipiny, 18:29
  16. Kosher/כשר , reż./dir. Gideon Imagor, Minshar School of Art, Israel/Izrael, 12:51
  17. Madrid–Stockholm/Madrid–Estocolmo, reż./dir. Antonio Ledesma Vila,Carmen Kaltchev Soto, Institute de Cine Madrid, Spain/Hiszpania, 19:44
  18. Masel Tov Cocktail/Masel Tov Cocktail, reż./dir. Arkadij Khaet, Mickey Paatzsch, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Germany/Niemcy, 29:57
  19. Meander/Meander, reż./dir. Dayo Clinckspoor, LUCA - School of Arts, Belgium/Belgia, 19:34
  20. Midnight Jazz/Het appelhuis, reż./dir. Jules Mathôt, Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten van Gent, Belgium/Belgia, 21:15
  21. Nightfall/Nightfall, reż./dir. Josefine Scheffler, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin, Germany/Niemcy, 30:00
  22. Night on Fire/Bobři v plamenech, reż./dir. Martin Kuba, Filmová a televizní fakulta Akademie múzických umění v Praze – FAMU, Czech Republic/Czechy, 14:56
  23. Noa/Noa, reż./dir. Dekel Nitzan, The Steve Tisch School for Film & TV Tel Aviv University, Israel/Izrael, 25:01
  24. Planet Gelnica/Planéta Gelnica, reż./dir. Paula Reiselová, Vysoká škola múzických umení v Bratislave – VŠMU, Slovakia/Słowacja, 16:01
  25. Remember When We Used to Talk the Train/Te acuerdas cuando tomábamos el tren, reż./dir. Patricio Alfaro, University College London, United Kingdom/Wielka Brytania, 27:28
  26. RIO/RIO, reż./dir. Zhenia Kazankina, Russian State University of Cinematography named after S.Gerasimov – VGIK, Russia/Rosja, 22:00
  27. The Scarecrows/The Scarecrows, reż./dir. Dan Hodgson, Arts University Bournemouth, United Kingdom/Wielka Brytania, 18:10
  28. Shalky/Shalky, reż./dir. Lance Tangestani, Nederlandse Filmacademie, Netherlands/Holandia, 24:57
  29. Terminal/Terminal, reż./dir. Kim Allamand, Zürcher Hochschule der Künste, Switzerland/Szwajcaria, 13:13
  30. Territories/Timoura, reż./dir. Azedine Kasri, La Femis – École Nationale Supérieure des Métiers de l'Image et du Son, Université de recherche Paris Sciences et Lettres, France/Francja, 25:56

Main photo from the film Good Night/Da Yie, dir. Anthony Nti, Belgium

Recruitment of films for the Etiuda and Anima…

On June 30, 2020, the selection of films for the Etiuda and Ania competitions within the 27th Etiuda & Anima International Film Festival ended. Information on films qualified for the Etiuda & Anima 2020 IFF will be posted on our Festival website until September 14, 2020. The 27th edition of the Etiuda & Anima Festival will take place from 17 to 22 November 2020.

For those who have already submitted Polish productions and for latecomers from July 2 to September 12, 2020 recruitment for the ANIMA.PL competition is underway. The application form and competition rules are available at http://etiudaandanima.pl/animapl-powraca-ruszyl-nabor-filmow-do-27-mff-etiudaandanima-2020/. Welcome

Call for entries for 27th International Film Festival…

We are pleased to announce that entries are open for Etiuda&Anima 2020

  • ETIUDA COMPETITION - international film competition for student etudes made at film and fine art schools
  • ANIMA COMPETITION - international competition for professional, independent and student animation. 
Deadline is on 30th June 2020 Entry forms you will find here: Competition Regulations:    

ANIMA 2020 REGULATION – 27TH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL…

 

 Regulations of the competition - Anima 2020

 §1

ANIMA festival competition allows the applicants to submit animated films (including professional and independent films as well as student etudes) which do not exceed 30 minutes in length and were made between years 2018-2020. The preview copies of the films should be submitted to the Festival Organization Office in the form of a digital file (mp4, mov or a link to the film available on an open-access video platform).

§2

The Festival Office shall collect the incoming competition registrations from 2nd March until 30th June, 2020. The film can be submitted by completing a registration form at www.etiudaandanima.pl and sending a public or private link (with or without password) to the film (e.g. Vimeo, Youtube, etc.) with no expiration date and no territorial limits, accompanied by a film summary and a dialogue list in English, promotional materials including screenshots, and the director’s bio and photograph. Films without filled-in online entry form will not be accepted. Festival does not charge any fee for the submitting of the film.

§3

The decision whether the film shall be accepted into the competition will be made by the Artistic Director of the Festival when the Selection Committee finish their work. The applicants will be informed about their films being accepted into the competition via email and on www.etiudaandanima.pl until 14th September 2020.

§4

Authors whose films are accepted into the competition are obliged to deliver to the Festival Organizers, at their own expense, the screening copies of their films in the following formats: DCP, Blu-ray or a link to a digital file (DCP, mov, mp4) until 30th September 2020. Failure to deliver a screening copy of a film before the deadline will result in withdrawing it from the competition.

§5

The competition films are evaluated – foremostly on the basis of the artistic criteria – by the international Jury, headed by the Chairman of the Jury, selected by Festival Directors from among the members of the Jury. The Jury work and make decisions in accordance with the Jury Proceedings Regulations formulated by the Chairman of the Jury with the consent of the other members of the Jury and the Festival Directors. The Secretary of the Jury, who is appointed by the Directors of the Festival, facilitates the proceedings of the Jury.

§6

The following Prizes will be awarded at the ANIMA 2020 competition:
  1. Grand Prix – Golden Jabberwocky and a cash prize
  2. Silver Jabberwocky
  3. Bronze Jabberwocky

Special Golden Jabberwocky for the best student animation of the Festival. The Jury have also the right to award three Honorary Diplomas.

§7

The Directors of the Festival shall decide on the right and mode of awarding the Special Awards, including the Audience Award and the Student Jury Award. Under certain artistically justified circumstances, the Artistic Director of the Festival also reserves the right to award a “The Great Underestimated” Prize to the most undervalued film of the competition.

§8

The official verdict of the Jury will be announced on 21st November 2020, at the official closing ceremony of the festival during which all prizes will be awarded. Should the winners be absent from the ceremony, the awards will be sent by post or handed over to them in a different manner within a month after the end of the Festival.

§9

The Festival Office deems itself responsible to conform to all the rules concerning the exploitation of the films accepted into the competition.

§10

The submission of the film for the Festival competition is equivalent to the agreement for three screenings of the film during the Festival and – if the given film is awarded a prize – screenings at the “Travelling Etiuda&Anima 2020” event, which is organized throughout Poland and abroad and presents the prizewinning films of the Festival. What is more, the Festival organizers have the right to use, free of charge, promotional materials and parts of the film (a trailer or 2-minute part of the film) in any promotional activities connected with the organization of the Festival.

§11

All transportation costs as well as any other shipment costs of the film copies submitted to competition shall be covered by the applicants, who are also responsible for paying all customs costs outside Poland. Applicants are obliged to observe customs regulations related to film transport. A pro forma invoice amounting to max. EUR 15 should be attached to all non-EU film shipments. Packages should be provided with the following sentence “For cultural purposes only – no commercial value”.

§12

DCP and Blu-Ray discs shall be returned at the Organizer’s expense within 4 weeks from the closing date of the Festival to the address specified by the applicant. A notice should be given to the Festival Organizers about any changes in the return address not later than one week before the commencement. The Organizer is not responsible for damages resulting from giving a wrong address. The Festival is obliged to return the film copy in a condition not worse than due to a standard use. The Organizer of the Festival shall assume financial liability for the submitted film copies, for the duration of the event in question, up to the amount specified in the entry form.

  Kraków, 27th February 2020

Directors of the 27th IFF Etiuda&Anima 2020

Katarzyna Surmacz Bogusław Zmudziński

     

ETIUDA 2020 REGULATION – 27TH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL…

 

 Regulations of the competition of student etudes - Etiuda 2020

 §1

ETIUDA festival competition allows the applicants to submit student etudes and graduate films (excluding animated films) made in film and artistic schools as parts of the didactic process between years 2018-2020. The films should not exceed 30 minutes in length and need to be submitted to the Festival Organization Office in the form of a digital file (mp4, mov or a link to the film available on an open-access video platform).

§2

The Festival Office shall collect the incoming competition registrations from 2nd March until 30th June, 2020. The Festival organizers recommend to submit films for the preview through Filmfreeway – www.filmfreeway.com. It is also possible to submit a film by completing a registration form at www.etiudaandanima.pl and sending a public or private link (with or without password) to the film (e.g. Vimeo, Youtube, etc.) with no expiration date and no territorial limits, accompanied by a film summary and a dialogue list in English, promotional materials including screenshots, and the director’s bio and photograph. Films without filled-in online entry form will not be accepted. Festival does not charge any fee for the submitting of the film.

§3

The decision whether the film shall be accepted into the competition will be made by the Artistic Director of the Festival when the Selection Committee finish their work. The applicants will be informed about their films being accepted into the competition via email and on www.etiudaandanima.pl until 14th September 2020.

§4

Authors whose films are accepted into the competition are obliged to deliver to the Festival Organizers, at their own expense, the screening copies of their films in the following formats: DCP, Blu-ray or a link to a digital file (DCP, mov, mp4) until 30th September 2020. Failure to deliver a screening copy of a film before the deadline will result in withdrawing it from the competition.

§5

The competition films are evaluated – foremostly on the basis of the artistic criteria – by the international Jury, headed by the Chairman of the Jury, selected by Festival Directors from among the members of the Jury. The Jury work and make decisions in accordance with the Jury Proceedings Regulations formulated by the Chairman of the Jury with the consent of the other members of the Jury and the Festival Directors. The Secretary of the Jury, who is appointed by the Directors of the Festival, facilitates the proceedings of the Jury.

§6

The following Prizes will be awarded at the ETIUDA 2020 competition:
  1. Grand Prix – Golden Dinosaur and a cash prize
  2. Silver Dinosaur
  3. Bronze Dinosaur

The Jury have also the right to award three Honorary Diplomas and one Honorary Diploma for the best film school of ETIUDA competition 2020.

§7

The Directors of the Festival shall decide on the right and mode of awarding the Special Awards, including Awards of FICC Jury – Fédération Internationale des Ciné Clubs, the Audience Award, the Student Jury Award. Under certain artistically justified circumstances, the Artistic Director of the Festival also reserves the right to award a “The Great Underestimated” Prize to the most undervalued film of the competition.

§8

The official verdict of the Jury will be announced on 21st November 2020, at the official closing ceremony of the festival during which all prizes will be awarded. Should the winners be absent from the ceremony, the awards will be sent by post or handed over to them in a different manner within a month after the end of the Festival.

§9

The Festival Office deems itself responsible to conform to all the rules concerning the exploitation of the films accepted into the competition.

§10

The submission of the film for the Festival competition is equivalent to the agreement for three screenings of the film during the Festival and – if the given film is awarded a prize – screenings at the “Travelling Etiuda&Anima 2020” event, which is organized throughout Poland and abroad and presents the prizewinning films of the Festival. What is more, the Festival organizers have the right to use, free of charge, promotional materials and parts of the film (a trailer or 2-minute part of the film) in any promotional activities connected with the organization of the Festival.

§11

All transportation costs as well as any other shipment costs of the film copies submitted to competition shall be covered by the applicants, who are also responsible for paying all customs costs outside Poland. Applicants are obliged to observe customs regulations related to film transport. A pro forma invoice amounting to max. EUR 15 should be attached to all non-EU film shipments. Packages should be provided with the following sentence “For cultural purposes only – no commercial value”.

§12

DCP and Blu-Ray discs shall be returned at the Organizer’s expense within 4 weeks from the closing date of the Festival to the address specified by the applicant. A notice should be given to the Festival Organizers about any changes in the return address not later than one week before the commencement. The Organizer is not responsible for damages resulting from giving a wrong address. The Festival is obliged to return the film copy in a condition not worse than due to a standard use. The Organizer of the Festival shall assume financial liability for the submitted film copies, for the duration of the event in question, up to the amount specified in the entry form.

  Kraków, 27th February 2019

Directors of the 27th IFF Etiuda&Anima 2020

Katarzyna Surmacz Bogusław Zmudziński