Video Art Competition for Festival Miden

Deadline: 10 March 2011
Open to: all video artists and video creators (individuals, groups or organizations) of any nationality and background
Award: participation on Video Art Festival Miden, Kalamata, Greece, in July 2011

Festival Miden, the first Greek video art festival presented in open public spaces. Video Art Festival Miden invites all video artists and video creators to participate in this year’s events, which will take place, like the past years, in public spaces at the Historic Centre of the city of Kalamata, Greece, in July 2011.

Themes

In its 7th realization, along with the main program, Festival Miden wishes to present the following additional special showcases:

  • a special theme program entitled “LOL
  • a special theme program entitled “This is war
  • a special theme program entitled “Trauma
  • a special theme program entitled “Hyperform”, specially for makers who work in performing arts (performance, dance, theatre, alternative actions) and make videos

Festival Miden also invites artists and creators who come from, have lived or have any kind of love-hate relationship with the city Kalamata (GR) to submit works for a theme program entitled “Local Calling!”.

Eligibility

The festival call is open to every creator (individuals, groups or organizations) of any nationality and background.
The proposed video can be of any genre (video art, experimental video, animation, short movie etc.). Duration under 10 min.
There is no entry fee. Deadline: March 10, 2011.

How to Apply

Accepted formats (preferably PAL copies):

  • DVD
  • uncompressed movie files .avi or .mov (data DVD or CD)

Send the videos (screening copies):

  1. by post (along with the filled, printed and signed entry form) to the following address: Festival Miden, Giorgos Dimitrakopoulos, Pindarou 40, 24100, Kalamata, Greece
  2. alternatively, via any free upload/download service or via your personal website

Send the filled entry form in a Word file format, along with a still image or a photograph for each video (tiff or jpg, 800x600pixels, 72 dpi) to the following e-mail address: ent[email protected]festivalmiden.gr

Contact

Festival Miden,
Giorgos Dimitrakopoulos,
Pindarou 40,
24100, Kalamata, Greece
E-mail: [email protected]iden.gr

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