KL Experimental Film and Video Festival

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KLEX logo1st KLEX: Kuala Lumpur Experimental Film and Video Festival
Festival Dates: October 22nd-25th, 2010
Deadline 22nd August 2010 (postmarked)

KLEX: Kuala Lumpur Experimental Film and Video Festival is an exposition dedicated to exhibiting innovative film and video works. The Festival focuses on experimental works that challenge the conventional cinematic experiences.

The Festival accepts entries of works completed after January 1st, 2008. We do accept only DVD format for submission. Our screening formats are: DVD and MiniDV PAL (We are trying to have facilities for 16mm film and Blu-ray, though). There is no entry fee. However due to limited funding, we are unable to pay rental fees.

All submission materials will be not be returned, but used for KLEX archiving.

For more info, please email to: [email protected]

Materials for Submission *entry deadline: August 22nd, 2010 (postmark)
- 2 Preview DVDs for each submission (please write a title, running time, original format, your name, and your email address on the disc)
- A Completed Entry Form
- A Brief Description (less than 250 words)
- A Brief Biography (less than 250 words)

If you are submitting more than one work, you may have all works in a single DVD or MiniDV PAL but please provide the entry form and brief description for each work. Please do not use fiber-padded envelopes. Due to the large number of submissions, we will not return preview DVDs, MiniDV tapes and other materials.

Notification for Submitted Works
A team of festival curators and a guest curator(s) will make decisions for programming. Entrants will be notified via email by September 15th, 2010. Please contact us, if you have not heard from us at this date .

Selected Works
If your screening format is Blu-ray or other format, please send your screening copy to our office by October 1st, 2010. All PAL MiniDV tapes and DVDs must be labeled with your name and the title of the work. The Festival does not pay rental fees, return shipping cost and/or artist fees for the selected works. For DVD copies, please indicate if you prefer to store it in our festival archives, or destroy and discard it properly by the festival team. The Festival will not accept responsibility for any damages or loss of your works while in transit. Selected filmmakers will ask to provide digital stills of film/video and a portrait picture.

Mail Your Submission to:
Attention to Foo Fei Ling
KLEX Entry
4, Lorong SS1/20A, Kg. Tunku, 47300 Petaling Jaya, MALAYSIA
Tel: +603-7877 3014
Questions to: [email protected]