8th Cologne International Videoart Festival

Deadline: 1 July 2012
Open to: Anyone interested


CologneOFF VIII – Continental Drift
Human Rights – Memory & Identity

8th edition of Cologne International Videoart Festival is about to be launched in September 2012 and run in the framework of the nomadic festival project  “CologneOFF 2012 – videoart in a global context”, which is a world wide  unique festival project, starting on 1 January 2011 and lasting until 31  December 2012 and beyond..

Its goal is to show on the tour around the globe venues the diversity of the creative potential of “art and moving images” transported via the global medium of “video”.

More info about CologneOFF 2012

CologneOFF VIII – the 8 th festival edition since the foundation in 2006 is focussed thematically on “human rights” and their manifestation in memory & identity. “Continental Drift” is used as a metaphore for the instabile political, economical and ecological situation, people live on the globe currently,
which is representing also a moral crisis of all systems in power.


CologneOFF VIII is looking for:

  • art works using video as a medium in all its variety,
  • new and experimental artistic approaches in transforming issues of human rights & dignity and related fields into the language of the “moving images”,
  • and is inviting film & video creators – to submit up to 3 works of experimental forms of film and video art – (exclusively) online by using the entry form on The Official Website.


Please use for each submission a separate entry form. Please send the submission either in plain email text, RTF (Rich Text Format) or WORD . doc as attachment to [email protected]
subject: CologneOFF VIII – Continental Drift

The Official Website

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