International Competition program consists of three categories:
- student films (less than 45’)
- first professional short (fiction, animation, documentary) films (less than 45')
All films produced after the January 1, 2014 at professional studios or film schools are eligible for submission to the program.
Submitted films to Student and Short categories will be considered in case of presence of 35mm film print or DCP or BluRay or HD digital files as a screening media.
Submitted films to Full-length categorie will be considered in case of presence of 35mm film print or DCP as a screening media.
Competitive program «Molodist for Kids»
Full-length films (fiction, animation) produced after January 1, 2015 (any media) are eligible for submission to the program.
Competitive program Sunny Bunny
Queer themed full-length films (fiction, animation, documentary) produced after January 1, 2015 (any media) are eligible for submission to the program.
The festival also has a non-competition section which represents selections of the latest films from a certain country or region, productions of film schools, thematic programs, retrospectives, and special events.
Each film received by the Festival needs to have English-language subtitles as well as detailed documentation in English, including:
- synopsis of the film
- biography and filmography of the director
- cast/crew and technical information
- stills from the film (digital hi-res images (hi-res JPEG)
- photos of the director (digital hi-res images (hi-res JPEG)
- dialogue lists in English
No entry fee is necessary.
Festival doesn’t return an entry-form, preview-DVD of film or accompanied documentation (excluding special agreements).
Film submission starts February 1, 2016. Deadline for film submission is July 1, 2016.
Films will be selected by a Selection Committee, appointed by the Board of Directors.
Selection Committee will announce its decision during the period of September 1-20, 2016.