Submission Policy

1. General information


Feature films, short films and experimental films completed after 1 January 2017 can be submitted to the festival. There is no restriction on the length and number of films, one filmmaker or filmmaking community can submit. Each film has to be submitted on a separate application form. The festival will provide accommodation and catering for filmmakers (1-2 people per film) whose films are selected to participate in the competition programme.

 

2. Deadlines


Application deadline: 31 January 2020

The competition programme will be published on: 20 March 2020

Date of the festival: 26 – 30 May 2020

 

3. Application


 There is no submission fee.

The application form is available here.

Postal address: Belvárosi Cinema, 6720 Szeged, Vaszy Viktor tér 3., Hungary

E-mail address: zsigmondvilmosfeszt [at] gmail.com

 

4. Information on film submission


 

The festival pays no rental or screening fees.

Applicants whose films are selected to take part in the competition programme have to submit their films in DCP format with English subtitles. These DCPs have to be available until the end of the festival.

The festival reserves the right to publish a maximum 2-minute long part of the submitted films on its website for promotional and educational (non-commercial) purposes.

The films selected for the competition programme will be screened at other Central European venues collaborating with the festival (3-5 venues). The Belvárosi Cinema may screen the award-winning films on two further occasions after the festival.