Call for entries
Deadline: 15 August 2011
17th Festival on Wheels
Ankara Cinema Association (Turkey)
Festival on Wheels is organized by the Ankara Cinema Association under the patronage of the Turkish Ministry of Culture. The Festival aims to introduce a distinguished selection of films to the Turkish audience and to cultivate an ardent desire for a nation-wide distribution.
The programme consists of following sections:
- International Feature Film Competition
- Short Films (fiction, documentary, animation, experimental)
The Festival on Wheels will have an international competition among the recent feature films. The jury will award the following prizes: The Festival Grand Prize (10.000 Euro), the Special Jury Prize (5000 Euro) and Turkish Film Critic’s Association Award. The short films in the Short is Good section will compete for the Audience Award (1000 Euro).
- Films produced in 2010 – 2011 are eligible (exception: Retrospectives).
- The Festival accepts only films on 35mm.
- Films of 30 minutes or less are eligible for the short film section.
- Applications to the Festival must be made by the official Entry Form
- The publicity material should be forwarded before 1 September 2011.
- The deadline to withdraw films is 1 September 2011.
The following publicity material should be submitted to the Festival Secretariat not later than 1 September 2011.
- Completed entry form
- Credits of the film
- Synopsis in English
- Complete dialogue list / subtitle list in English
- A DVD copy of the film with English subtitles
- Detailed bio-filmography of the director and the cast.
- Stills from the film (colour and black & white)
- Recent photo of the director
- Posters, brochures, press books, press reviews
The films submitted to the Festival will be previewed by the Selection Committee. The results will be announced to the submitters before 15 September 2011.
The transportation cost of the prints will be covered by the Festival. Submitters will be informed about transportation after 1 October 2011.
The Festival undertakes the responsibility of insuring the prints selected by the Festival from the moment they are collected, to the moment they are received by the forwarding agent.
Ankara Cinema Association
Festival on Wheels
Abay Kunanbay Cad. No: 20/11
06700 Kavaklıdere Ankara
phone: +90 312 466 34 84 +90 312 466 47 28
fax: + 90 312 466 43 31