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> EUROPEAN FEATURE FILMS COMPETITION “GOLDEN OLIVE TREE”

> ITALIAN DOCUMENTARIES REVIEW “CINEMA & REALITY”

 

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EUROPEAN FEATURE FILMS COMPETITION “GOLDEN OLIVE TREE”

 

a) Entry to the Competition is open to feature length fiction films. Main submission requirements are: contemporary story (set nowadays), year of production 2017 or 2018, European production entirely filmed in Europe, screening format DCP with English subtitles. The screening in Lecce must be an Italian Premiere.

b) The Film Entry Form, duly filled in and signed, must be sent by January 15th 2018 along with a DVD or a digital link with English subtitles and all relevant information for the selection.

c) Ten European films in their original versions, with English subtitles and Italian electronic subtitles, will be screened on Italian premiere and evaluated by an International Jury that will award:

• Golden Olive Tree for the Best Film (to the director)
• Best Cinematography Award
• Best Screenplay Award
• Special Jury Award

The following prizes will also be awarded:

• 5.000 Euros cash prize (to be equally shared between director and producer)
• FIPRESCI Prize
• S.N.G.C.I. Prize to the Best European Actor
• Cineuropa Prize
• Prize to the Best Supporting Actor
• Special Audience Award

Film critics and experts from around the world compose the International Jury.
The director of the Festival appoints the Jury, as well as the President and his substitutes.
The director of the Festival can participate in the Jury’s meeting but without vote.
The decisions of the Jury are taken by open ballot, with simple majority.
Anyone having any connection with films participating in Competition is not entitled to be member of the Jury.
Golden Olive Tree for Best Film could not be awarded in ex aequo.

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ITALIAN DOCUMENTARIES REVIEW “CINEMA & REALITY”

 

a) Entry to this section is open only to Italian documentaries. Main submission requirements are: year of production 2017 or 2018, screening format DCP or Bluray. The screening in Lecce must be a regional Premiere.

b) The Film Entry Form, duly filled in and signed, must be sent by January 31st 2018 along with a DVD or a digital link with English subtitles and all relevant information for the selection.

 

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