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CALL FOR THE NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF FEATURES AND SHORT FILMS 2020

MICMX - CINE MX ITINERANT SAMPLE invites producers and filmmakers from around the world to submit their projects in the different sections and platforms in competition for the second edition that will take place from November 27 to December 12, 2020.

 

 

GUEST COUNTRY

 

This year we have the honor of presenting the Argentine Republic as a guest country, we will have a special selection of films that will make up this tribute show.

 

As part of the tribute, we will screen a special film and organize a keynote address.

 

 

Are you opening with us?

Programming of private functions with people from the industry, critics, media and the general public, you can also have a Premiere online through the MICMX channel.

 

The registration of one or more projects to the present call of MICMX, constitutes the acceptance of these registration regulations.

 

We invite you to submit your films and be part of MICMX 2020.

 

 

OFFICIAL SELECTION

 

The jury will select the projects that will be finalists in the second edition of MICMX.

 

National and foreign filmmakers with projects produced between 2018 and 2020 may participate.

 

The programming committee may make exceptions in the year of production.

 

The finalist films will have a private screening for the public and judges.

 

 

AWARDS

 

 

  • Aztec Sun

  • Quetzal

  • Axolotl

 

 

MICMX INVITED COUNTRY COMPETITION

 

  • MICMX Guest Country Argentina

 

 

MICMX COMPETITION

 

  • MICMX Fiction

  • MICMX In Short Fiction

  • MICMX In Short Animation

  • MICMX Do It In Script

  • MICMX Do It In Series

 

 

MICMX INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION - IBEROAMÉRICA

 

  • MICMX Iberoamerican Fiction

  • MICMX International Fiction

  • MICMX International Documentary

  • MICMX In International Short Fiction

  • MICMX In Short LGBTTTQ + International

  • MICMX Do It In International Script

  • MICMX Academy

  • MICMX Your Musical

 

 

 

MICMX ONLINE COMPETITION

 

  • MICMX Public Online

  • MICMX Public Online In Short

 

 

MICMX COMPETITION SPECIAL SECTION (All finalist films compete )

 

  • MICMX Best Director

  • MICMX Cinematography

  • MICMX Performance

 

 

"THE MICMX WILL NOT PAY EXHIBITION RIGHTS TO FILMS IN OFFICIAL COMPETITION"

 

 

 

INSCRIPTION

 

Entries to be part of the official selection of MICMX - Itinerant Film Festival Mx 2020, can be made from July 20 to November 13, 2020, until 123:59 hrs. (CST).


Registration must be done only through the following platform:

FILMFREEWAY: https://filmfreeway.com/MICMX

 

The links and passwords of all the registered works must remain valid from the day of their registration until the day the festival ends, and the samples made for the winning films.

 

Video clips made for promotional purposes, or that have been distributed on DVD or online for free will not be accepted.

 

The official results of the films in competition will be published between November 16 and 20, 2020 on the official website and social networks of the festival.

 

The winners will be announced at the closing party, by e-mail, website and social media of the festival.

 

The members of the jury will not be able to participate in the different categories in competition of the festival.

 

The MICMX may use parts of your project (including trailer / poster / videos / stills) for promotional purposes.

 

All selected projects will leave their trailer on the channel as part of the 2020 show.

 

The representatives of the films selected in competition or out of competition, will have access to the awards ceremony.

 

The representatives of the films selected in competition or out of competition, may be invited to the alternative samples of the MICMX.

 

The selected works will be part of the national and international samples in which the MICMX participates during 2020 - 2021.

 

Projects are not allowed to have been distributed over the internet, password protected.

 

The fees are not refundable.

 

The MICMX organizing committee will resolve any matter not foreseen in the call and for more information write to the email: mitinerantecmx@gmail.com

 

 

DURATION

 

Feature films must have a duration of more than 60 minutes and a maximum of 180 minutes.

 

Short films must have a duration of more than 2 minutes and must not exceed 40 minutes.

 

 

REGULATIONS AND ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

 

Projects produced during the period from 2018 to 2020 may participate. The programming committee may make exceptions in the year of production.

 

Participants can register an unlimited number of works.

 

If your project is chosen for MICMX 2020, it cannot be withdrawn from the program under any circumstances.

 

It is necessary to sign the letter of authorization and acceptance of the festival regulations, by the legal representative of the audiovisual work, the omission of this requirement will mean automatic disqualification.

 

All the information required for the catalog and the dissemination material of the selected projects must be sent to the email mitinerantecmx@gmail.com

 

The decision of the selection committee will be final.

 

The material submitted, required and presented to the festival for its selection and exhibition, will be kept in the archive center of the festival, so that the copies of the films delivered will be available only for consultation, when required.

 

 

DISPLAY  

 

The display formats are DCP, Blu-Ray, Apple ProRes 422 HQ (1920 x 1080 23.97 fps) NTSC, H.264 1920 X 1980 QuickTime .mov file.

 

The online display format is .mov 1920 x 1080 FULL HD for online viewing.

 

The selected filmmakers must send a video of at least 1 minute, horizontal, in FULL HD, promoting their project.

 

To deliver the public selection trophies, the screening will be online.

 

No project should be on YouTube from the moment of its selection until the end of the sample.

 

Films with a poor production standard are not accepted (bad sound, lack of subtitles or subtitles for non-English films, video resolution less than 720p HD)

 

 

Subtitle

 

Projects must be submitted with subtitles embedded in English, if their original language is Spanish.

 

Projects must be submitted with subtitles embedded in Spanish if their original language is English.

 

Projects must be submitted with subtitles embedded in Spanish and English if their original language is another.

 

The costs of the subtitles are borne by the entity that makes the registration.

 

 

JURY

 

The selection will be made by a committee made up of experienced members of the audiovisual, cultural and social industry and its decision is final.

 

Our jury selects the winners through private screenings.

 

The jury has the ability to award honorable mentions.

 

 

SELECTION

 

The owner of the project (director / producer) accepts the exhibition of the film from November 27 to December 12, 2020, during the dates and at the venues determined by the festival, including the tour, by submitting their project to any category.

 

The selected works must send the project and the trailer in digital files - video codec .mov H.264 1920 X 1980 23.976 fps with embedded subtitles, or a file in .srt format and the dialogue list of the work in Spanish and English .

 

Selected participants are required to send digital press kits containing film stills, director's photo, poster and production photos, all files in Jpg or tiff format (300 dpi)

 

Two self-playing Blu-ray discs without menu must be delivered, with subtitles embedded in English if your original language is Spanish, in Spanish if your original language is English, and in Spanish and English if your original language is another.

 

If the project owner (director / producer) does not deliver the materials required by the MICMX committee, on the dates and deadlines indicated, they will be disqualified.

 

 

 

 

Note:

INTERNATIONAL AND IBEROAMERICAN SECTION: International shipments by postal mail must specify that the content is exclusively for cultural purposes and has no commercial value.

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