Programme & Application

Programme & Application

The 2. Izmit International Short Film Festival will be organized this year in "International" and "National" sections. Films in all 4 categories will be accepted in either section. This year's theme is "Art & Industry".

International Competition Categories

• Fiction : No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Documentary : No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Animation/Experimental : No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Festival Theme : “Art & Industry"no age limit, no equipment limit,  maximum length 41mins.

 

National Competition Categories

• Fiction : Open for only Turkish films. No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Documentary : Open for only Turkish films. No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Animation/Experimental : Open for only Turkish films. No age limit, no equipment limit, any subject, maximum length 41mins.

• Festival Theme : Open for only Turkish films. “Art & Industry"no age limit, no equipment limit,  maximum length 41mins.


Registration Deadline : IISFF films to be uploaded to FilmFreeway by 23:591st August, 2019.

Film Submissions : All film entries must be uploaded to https://filmfreeway.com/2ndIzmitInternationalShortFilmFestival which means you must first register with FilmFreeway. After you have registered, you will receive all necessary login information to upload your film/films.

You are requested to upload following materials
• Each applicant is requested to provide a downloadable link or to enable it for downloads, to facilitate the selection process. The link and its password must remain active till the end of October, 2019.
• Teaser (If available)
• Synopsis in English
• Director's Biography
• Stills from the film (print quality 300 dpi) 
• Film Poster
• Director's Photograph (If available)

Entry Fee : $16 - Per film for international competition section. Participation to national competition is free.

• Fiction, documentary, animation or experimental short films which were shot after January 1, 2016 may participate in The 2nd IISFF. Films made earlier than this date will not be accepted.

•  Each film can apply to only for one category.

Promotion Of The Programs

Art Nicomedia Culture and Art Association, which is the Festival Organizer, will have the right to use the photographs and trailers of the films chosen by the festival. Art Nicomedia Culture and Art Association has the right to use these extracts on the festival's official website, social media accounts, multimedia areas, festival catalogues, promotional flyers, posters and billboards.
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Responsibility

• "The 2nd Izmit International Short Film Festival" does not take any responsibility for the failure to upload the films to the web site at https://filmfreeway.com/2ndIzmitInternationalShortFilmFestival due to damage or loss during the installation.

 • All directors and producers who apply to the Izmit International Short Film Festival are deemed to have accepted that the films they made are original. Participants must declare that their work is original and that there is no third party that holds the rights of the work submitted. Participation in the competition implies the unconditional acceptance of all rules and regulations. All directors and producers who apply to the festival are deemed to have accepted all the rules and conditions stated unconditionally.

• "The 2nd Izmit International Short Film Festival” has the right to eliminate films that do not comply with the rules.

• Executive authority of The 2nd Izmit International Short Film Festival belongs to Art Nicomedia Culture and Art Association. Any problems that may arise in the competition is under authority of Art Nicomedia Culture and Art Association.