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call: Videoart from Mexico

Call for entries
Deadline : 1 October 2011

Electrovisiones Mexico

This call is addressed to film- and videomakers only
who have their origin in Mexico

Circuito Electrovisiones Mexico & CologneOFF
released a comon open call –>
Mexican visions // art and moving images
experimental films and videoart wanted!

open call for national (Mexican) videomakers

[The term “art and moving images” allows a diversity of different artistic and technological approaches, including a wide range of creative possiblities of experimenting
from shortfilm ( close to cinema) to a completely free expression”

Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
Director Cologne OFF]

In order to promote the dissemination of video art and experimental film, Cologne International Videoart Festival (CologneOFF) and Circuito Electrovisiones open this call for anyone interested in participating in the selection of videos “Mexican visions / / art and moving images” which will become part of the festival context CologneOFF 2012. –

Mexican visions / / art and moving images will be presented in the framework of CologneOFF 2012 online, as well as in physical events to be scheduled in different countries. In addition, the artists will be included in AND – Artist Network Database and invited to participate in VIP – VideoChannel Interview Project

Requirements:

• Be Mexican by birth.
• Deadline: 1 October 2011
• Duration of video: max 10 minutes in screening quality
• Elegible video formats: mpeg2 DVD, HD Quicktime, copy of VIDEO_TS folder from DVD

Entry form
• Documentation
a) artists full name
b) email, URL
c) short bio (max. 300 words, English only)

• film/video
a) title English – original (max 2 works)
b) URL (Internet address for review/download)
c) year of production
d) duration
e) work synopsis (max. 500 words/submission, English only)
f) 2 screenshots for each submitted work (jpg, 800×600 px)

• Obligatory ! –> Please send the requested documentation via email to info@coff.newmediafest.org subject line: Mexican Visions and send the video via online upload – for instance- by using We Transfer – www.wetransfer.com or Sendspace – www.sendspace.com
• For back-up, the video may be sent in addition as DVD video in best screening quality and in case of HD video, also in HD Quicktime on a data DVD to this postal address

Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
Cologne International Videoart Festival
Mauritiussteinweg 64
D – 50676 Cologne
Germany

Please do not send the package as registered mail
and write on the package
“For cultural purposes only! Not for trade!
Value=0″

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