Calls for entries

  • VIDEOEX 2008

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    VIDEOEX 2008

    International experimental film- and video Festival

    Zürich Switzerland

    23. - 31. May 2008



    You are invited to submit your works.

    We are looking for:

    - experimental films (35mm / 16mm / 8mm),

    - videos (experimental, videoart, essay...)

    - innovative animations,

    - experimental digital & graphic productions (to be screened)

    - experimental documentaries & innovative music videos.

    DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 2nd February 2008.

    The following preview formats are accepted:

    - Mini DV (pal / ntsc)

    - VHS (pal / ntsc)

    - DVD (pal / ntsc)

    Maximum duration is 60 min. (exceptions may apply).

    Only works produced after 1st January 2005 are applicable.

    Download entry form and rules at www.videoex.
    ch (pdf)

    We are looking forward to receive your entries.

    VIDEOEX / Experimentalfilm & Video Festival / 23 - 31 May 2008

    Kanonengasse 20 / CH - 8004 Zurich / Switzerland

    Tel +41 433220813 / Fax +41 433220815

    ch [email protected]


  • Experiments in Cinema 2008

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    Experiments in Cinema V3.0 (a Basement Films production) is currently seeking
    un-embedded, un-dependant film/video work for this annual, Albuquerque based media art
    festival. Old and new works from around the globe are encouraged for our young but
    growing event.

    Entry deadline: January 15, 2008 (postmark deadline)

    Festival dates: April 18-20, 2008

    Entry fees:
    Entry fees are $15 per entry.  If you are submitting 3 or more works the entry fee is
    reduced to $10 per work. Entry fees must be in U.S. funds.  Checks or money orders should
    be made out to Basement Films.  Multiple entries must be submitted on separate
    discs/tapes.  Artists who have submitted work in past years can waive all entry fees. 
    Additionally, all international submissions will not pay an entry fee for our festival.

    Contact Bryan Konefsky (festival director) at [email protected] for more information.

    See for guidelines and submission form.

    Notes from Experiments in Cinema V 2.0 (2007):
    In 2007 Experiments in Cinema screened work drawn from an international call for
    submissions.  Included our our three day event were works by Daniel Barroca, Brandon
    Bauer, Susan Blight, Roger Deutch, Courtney Egon, Chris Ernst, Fabienne Gautier, Jason
    Halprin, Rasmus Hamburg, Janene Higgins,  Jeanne Liotta, Leandro Listorti, Douglas
    Katelus, Rachel Manera, Patricia McInroy, Chris McNamara, Erik Moskowitz, Ben Popp,
    Jennifer Proctor, Kenny Reed, Ashley Reese, Ken Paul Rosenthal, Peter Snowden, Ann
    Steurnagel, Jim Trainor, Niklas Sven Vollmer, Sasha Waters, and Mary Shannon Will. 
    Additionally we hosted special presentations from the founders of Home Movie Day and a
    lecture titled “Secession From the Broadcast” by media scholar Gene Youngblood.

    Experiments in Cinema is an annual collaboration between Basement Films, the Department
    of Cinematic Arts at the University of New Mexico and the Amy Biehl Charter High School
    in Albuquerque.

    Experiments in Cinema is supported by generous funding from the P.L.A.C.E. Program at
    UNM, the Department of Cinematic Arts ICLS Program, and the McCune Charitable Foundation.