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TIRANA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019

Tirana - Albania

From September 23, 2019 to September 29, 2019


NJËSIA BASHKIAKE NR.5
PALL.1 MAJI, SHK.18/54,
1022, TIRANA-ALBANIA
(P.O.BOX 8361)

+355 672088771

info@tiranafilmfest.com

http://www.tiranafilmfest.com/

SHORT FICTION/LIVE ACTION

Recipients of the Tirana International Film Festival Best Short Film will be eligible for consideration in the Live Action Short Film category of the Academy Awards® without the standard theatrical run, provided the film otherwise complies with the Academy Rules.


Opening submissions: December 12, 2018
Earlybird deadline: December 31, 2018 15 EUR
Regular deadline: June 23, 2019 20 EUR
Final deadline: July 13, 2019 30 EUR
Notification of results: September 2, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes
3) Country of production: All
4) Screening format: DCP
5) Accepted genres: Fiction

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: All films must be submitted with English subtitles or a timecode srt file attached.


All films in competition must be an Albanian premiere.





ANIMATION

Recipients of the Tirana International Film Festival Best Short Film will be eligible for consideration in the Animated Short Film category of the Academy Awards® without the standard theatrical run, provided the film otherwise complies with the Academy Rules.


Opening submissions: December 12, 2018
Earlybird deadline: December 31, 2018 15 EUR
Regular deadline: June 23, 2019 20 EUR
Final deadline: July 13, 2019 30 EUR
Notification of results: September 2, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes
3) Country of production: All
4) Screening format: DCP
5) Accepted genres: Animation

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: All films must be submitted with English subtitles or a timecode srt file attached.


All topics, style, techniques and production technologies can be submitted in animation short film category.
All films in competition must be an Albanian premiere.





DOCUMENTARY

Entries of documentary films are invited to take part in competition in all formats of video
and digital. All topics, style and production technologies can be submitted.
Competition will be in Mid Length Documentary (30’ - 60’) and in Short films (must not exceed thirty (30) minutes in length.)


Opening submissions: December 12, 2018
Earlybird deadline: December 31, 2018 15 EUR
Regular deadline: June 23, 2019 20 EUR
Final deadline: July 13, 2019 30 EUR
Notification of results: September 2, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 2018
2) Maximum duration: 60 minutes
3) Country of production: All
4) Screening format: DCP
5) Accepted genres: Documentary

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: All films must be submitted with English subtitles or a timecode srt file attached.


All films in competition must be an Albanian premiere.





VIDEO ART & EXPERIMENTAL

Films in this category must not exceed twenty (20) minutes in length.
Runtime over 3 minutes.


Opening submissions: December 12, 2018
Earlybird deadline: December 31, 2018 10 EUR
Regular deadline: June 23, 2019 15 EUR
Final deadline: July 13, 2019 25 EUR
Notification of results: September 2, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 2018
2) Maximum duration: 3 to 20 minutes
3) Country of production: All
4) Screening format: Full HD H264 1080p, DCP
5) Accepted genres: Experimental

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: All films must be submitted with English subtitles or a timecode srt file attached.


All films in competition must be an Albanian premiere.





ALBANIAN LANGUAGE SHORT FILMS (ALL GENRES)

Only films in the Albanian language are eligible for this section (wether made in or outside Albania). There are no entry fees for films made in the Albanian language.


Opening submissions: December 12, 2018
Final deadline: July 13, 2019 Free
Notification of results: September 2, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: 1st March 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes (fiction, animation), 60 minutes (documentary), 3 to 20 minutes (experimental/video art)
3) Country of production: All (but in Albanian language)
4) Screening format: DCP
5) Accepted genres: Fiction, Animation, Documentary, Experimental

Other criteria:
6) Language: Only films spoken in Albanian can apply to this section.


All films in competition must be an Albanian premiere.