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call: CologneOFF 2011 – videoart in a global context

Call for entries
extended deadline: 1 May 2011

CologneOFF 2011

CologneOFF 2011 – videoart in a global context
festival project – simultaneously in physical & virtual space
1 January – 31 December 2011.

CologneOFF 2011 – videoart in a global context
is a world wide unique festival project, starting on 1 January 2011 and lasting until 31 December 2011.

Its goal is to show during one year in many venues around the globe the diversity of the creative potential of “art and moving images” transported via the global medium of “video”.

The videos can be submitted only online. Selected works will be featured on CologneOFF individually online and will become later in 2011 the 7th edition of CologneOFF – Cologne International Videoart Festival.

More info about CologneOFF 2011
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/cologneOFF2011_eng.pdf

CologneOFF 2011 is inviting creators in the field of “art and moving images” – this may be experimental forms of film and video art – to submit up to 3 works –>

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Regulations
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– Deadline: 01 May 2011
– Welcome are single channel videos by film and videomakers from all countries on the globe
– Themes: essential questions of human existence, the festival project is looking for innovative and experimental approaches in dealing with contents and technology
– The full-length films/videos may originate from the years 2004-2011.
– Excerpts of videos or films are not accepted!!
– Duration: max 10 minutes
– Max 3 films/videos can be submitted.
– Productions using language and/or text other than English need English subtitles.
– The preview copy should preferably be made available online for review and/or download
– elegible: only Quicktime . mov, Windows Media .wmv or Flash video flv (size minimum 640×480 px)
– if no own website is available, alternatively the film can be submitted via an upload/download service, for instance, SENDSPACE – www.sendspace.com -or PANDO – www.pando.com – both are free upload services , after upload please send the link, and CologneOFF will download the film then.

After selection the artists/directors will be invited to send a hardcopy of the selected video on DVD in best screening quality.

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Entry Form – please cut and paste

Please use for each video a new entry form
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1.
artist/director

a) full name
b) address
c) email, URL
d) short bio (max. 100 words, English only)

2.
film/video

a) title English – original (max 3 works)
b) URL (Internet address for review/download)
c) year of production
d) duration
e) work synopsis (max. 100 words/submission, English only)
f) 2 screenshots for each submitted work (jpg, 800×600 px)

Please add this declaration & sign it with your full name & email address
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I, the submitter/author, declare to be the holder of all rights on the submitted work.
In case the work is selected, I give – until revoke – CologneOFF the permission to include the work in the festival context online and in physical space for screenings /exhibitions and use screenshorts for non-commercial promotional purposes. Until revoke means, that the author can remove his work at any time.
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Please use for each submission a separate entry form
deadline: 1 May 2011

Please send the submission either in
plain email text, RTF (Rich Text Format) or WORD . doc as attachment to

2011@coff.newmediafest.org
subject: CologneOFF 2011

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CologneOFF 2011 – videoart in a global context

Any question?

Please use exclusively this email address for any inquiry
2011@coff.newmediafest.org
subject: CologneOFF 2011

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CologneOFF 2011 – videoart in a global context
director and coordinator

Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
CologneOFF 2011
Mauritiussteinweg 64
D – 50676 Cologne
Germany

Email: 2011@coff.newmediafest.org
URL: http://coff.newmediafest.org

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