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MECAL BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL SHORT AND ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL 2020

Barcelona - Spain

From March 19, 2020 to April 5, 2020


ASOCIACION MECAL
C/ CLOT 33 (LOCAL)
08018 BARCELONA
SPAIN

( 34) 932 470 353

( 34) 932 470 353

info@mecalbcn.org

www.mecalbcn.org

INTERNATIONAL & OBLIQUA COMPETITION

The films submitted to the competition will automatically enter the Short Film Market


Opening submissions: May 9, 2019
Earlybird deadline: September 14, 2019 5 EUR
Regular deadline: November 14, 2019 6 EUR
Final deadline: December 15, 2019 7 EUR
Notification of results: February 19, 2020


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 1st, 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes
3) Country of production: All countries (Spain included)
4) Screening format: MP4 or .MOV with a 1920x1080 resolution H.264 codec, 20 mbps (minimum), STEREO (avoid 5.1), DCP
5) Accepted genres: Fiction

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: Any works containing dialogue must be presented with English subtitles. Those works whose original version is in English do not require subtitles but the dialogue list in case they are selected.





DOCUMENTARIES COMPETITION

The films submitted to the competition will automatically enter the Short Film Market


Opening submissions: May 9, 2019
Earlybird deadline: September 14, 2019 5 EUR
Regular deadline: November 14, 2019 6 EUR
Final deadline: December 15, 2019 7 EUR
Notification of results: February 19, 2020


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 1st, 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes
3) Country of production: All countries (Spain included)
4) Screening format: MP4 or .MOV with a 1920x1080 resolution H.264 codec, 20 mbps (minimum), STEREO (avoid 5.1), DCP
5) Accepted genres: Documentaries

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: Any works containing dialogue must be presented with English subtitles. Those works whose original version is in English do not require subtitles but the dialogue list in case they are selected.





ANIMATION COMPETITION

The films submitted to the competition will automatically enter the Short Film Market


Opening submissions: May 9, 2019
Earlybird deadline: September 14, 2019 5 EUR
Regular deadline: November 14, 2019 6 EUR
Final deadline: December 15, 2019 7 EUR
Notification of results: February 19, 2020


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: January 1st, 2018
2) Maximum duration: 30 minutes
3) Country of production: All countries (Spain included)
4) Screening format: MP4 or .MOV with a 1920x1080 resolution H.264 codec, 20 mbps (minimum), STEREO (avoid 5.1), DCP
5) Accepted genres: Animation

Other criteria:
6) Subtitles: Any works containing dialogue must be presented with English subtitles. Those works whose original version is in English do not require subtitles but the dialogue list in case they are selected.