MEDIA RELEASE: Do you really feel that filmmaking is the most splendid activity of the world? Would you gladly meet people who have the same hobby; would you watch movies with pleasure; would you happily get new acquaintances, and would you really measure your strength in filmmaking with somebody?
Films, exhibitions, performances, discussions. Do what thousands of people did in the previous years and come to participate in the programs of Cinefest!
Come to Miskolc, where in the course of a unique event you can participate in hundreds of programs and–on the top of that–all these are free of charge!
The rules and conditions are the following: The director of the entry film must be under the age of 35 when shooting the movie, and the completed work has to be finished after 1 January 2006. We are waiting for applications from all over the world. There is no charge of application. The screening of the competition films–previously chosen and accepted by a pre-jury–will take place between 14 and 21 September 2008, in Miskolc.
The prizes of the festival will be donated by an international jury. The works will be rewarded by categories; there will also be a main prize of the festival and lots of special prizes. The total amount of the money prizes is 8,000 Euros.
You can choose from five categories when apply: long feature films, short fiction films, documentary films, animation films, experimental films. Otherwise, this year our Special Competition Category is “Women in Picture”.
Application form on the internet and the regulations can be downloaded from: www.cinefest.hu