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Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival – Curta Cinema

Next festival:
November 5th, 2014 to November 12th, 2014

Official website
www.curtacinema.com.br

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

The Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival – Curta Cinema is exclusively dedicated to the promotion and exhibition of short-length audiovisual works. The Festival shows works finalized in 35 mm as well as digital format, with a maximum length of 30 minutes, and is both competitive and informative. The program of the festival in 2014 will be made up of: International Competition, National Competition, Latin-American Panorama, Rio de Janeiro Panorama, Special Programs, Retrospectives and a Focus on the works of an invited country, with the objective of exhibition, distribution and production of short-length audiovisual works. The Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival – Curta Cinema qualifies the winners of its National and International Grand Prix to enter the competition for an Oscar nomination by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Besides showing films, the festival promotes workshops, debates and lectures. Entries for films for the competitions, panoramas and special programs, and all the parallel activities of the festival are free.

COMPETITIONS & AWARDS

Grand Prix of the Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival – Curta Cinema – and qualification to compete for a nomination for an Oscar.

Special Jury Prize

Best Film – Young Jury 2014

Best Director

Public Award

Latin American Panorama Public Award

Other prizes may also be awarded by sponsors and/or partners who may wish to highlight and promote the work of new filmmakers. The producers of the selected films will be informed in advance for them to accept participating in prize contests which may occasion the ceding of exhibition or correlated rights.

 

FESTIVAL CENTER

ADMINISTRATIVE ADDRESS
Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival - Curta Cinema
Associação Franco Cultural
Avenida Beira Mar, 242/502 - Centro
Rio de Janeiro - RJ - 20021-060 - Brazil
Phone (55.21) 25538918

CONTACT EMAIL
contato[at]curtacinema.com.br

FESTIVAL SHOWS...
Live-action shorts
Animated shorts
Documentary shorts
Experimental shorts
Live performances
Exhibitions
Lectures, seminars, masterclasses, ...

MAXIMUM SHORT FILM DURATION: 30 minutes

FESTIVAL DOES NOT ASK AN ENTRY FEE

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