SUBMISSIONS TO SHORT WAVES FESTIVAL 2019 ARE OPEN!
Submit your film to competition program of the most concise short film festival!
11th edition of Short Waves Festival will take place between 19-24th March 2019 in Poznań, Poland.
Submissions are open till 14th October 2018.
Films can be submitted to three categories:
Dances with Camera
International Competition is main competition at the Festival for the best productions from all over the world, up to 45 min long. Topic, form and genre are not subjects of rules restrictions. The main goal of the Competition is to create a diverse programme with a fresh perspective on contemporary cinema and original film language.
Polish Competition is dedicated only for short film produced in Poland, up to 45 min long. Topic, form and genre are not subjects of rules restrictions. The Competition aims at presenting a diverse panorama of the latest short films, created by Polish filmmakers and at the same time open their way to international career by presenting them at the Festival.
Dances with Camera is an international competition for short films, whose common language is dance and body movement. To participate in the selection are welcome dance productions from all over the world, which expose endless possibilities of physical expression, embodied through film medium, regardless of form and genre – from drama, documentary, animation to experimental projects and choreographic impressions.
The winners will be chosen by an international jury, which will award three prizes in every competition. The audience gathered at the competition screenings will decide about Audience Award. Total prize pool is 12 000 EUR.
Submissions are accepted solely via Film Festival Life:
Rules of the competitions are attached below.