quarta-feira, 2 de março de 2011
9˚ MUMIA – UNDERGROUND WORLD ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2011 - CALL FOR ENTRIES
BELO HORIZONTE - BETIM - 07 to 30 September
Exhibition places: Humberto Mauro Cinema – Palace of Arts, Belo Horizonte
Cultural Center, Casa do Baile (House of Ball), Joaquim Pedro de Andrade
Cineclub, Uma Tela no Meu Bairro Cineclub, Sabotage Cineclub, C.A.S.A (Compania Artistica Suspesa Armatrux) , Betim’s City Hall Auditorium).
MOTTO: "Cinema is what can not be described.” - Rene Clair, Le Théâtre et
la Comœdia illustré.
MUMIA aims to broaden the spaces of imagination and possibilities of a new
speech on art, of a new way of sensing the world and also a new way of
expression, amid giving support to the brazilian cinematography culture by
creating room to the emerging of new audiences, producers and directors.
Films and vídeos produced without any kind of support, no money at all or
even those which caused loss to its producers and other ones made with very
low budgets are very well accepted too.
MUMIA, a competitive festival, is a iniciative of brazilian animators in
cooperation with Betim City Hall, Belo Horizonte City Hall, CRAV (Belo
Horizonte’s Audiovisual Reference Center), Abílio Barreto Historical Museum,
Integrated Schools from the Educational Net of Belo Horizonte, ABCA, ABCA-
MG, SESC/Laces/JK, Leite Films, Pimenta Films, Sinpro Minas and IT Films,
Comunication and Entertainment.
The purpose of MUMIA is to promote the cultural production of animation films
and videos, contributing to its development as an artistic language, specific
format and production method. The Festival also aims to offer the local
audience the access to the national and international animation production
beyond what is currently available through commercial outlets, traditional
production houses or film institutions.
MUMIA – Underground World Animation Festival – is focused in promoting
recent animation short films, incentivating inovation and creativity.
2.1 - The Festival is opened to national and international animation films of
any format and any lenght, completed after 2000, on DVD (NTSC), regardless
of the original format. international productions should include credits and
complete dialogue list.
Each director can submit more than one film or video, but must submit each of
them with separate entry forms, although the films or videos should be sent all
together in the same DVD.
Videos made in different worlds will be very well accepted too.
2.2 - Registration forms, DVDs and all the adicional information must be sent
by May 31st 2011 (postmark) to the Festival adress:
CRAV /9 MUMIA
Av Alvares Cabral, 560
Belo Horizonte - MG
Tel: +55 31 3277 - 4699
Photos must be sent by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
3.1 - There will not be selection of the films and videos submitted. As long
as twelve hours of the Festival programming is completed, the selection will be
3.2 - Selected films and the programming will be available from August 23,
2011 in: http://www.mostramumia.blogspot.com/
4.1 – Preview tapes will not be returned and will be part of the Festival’s
archive and maybe screened on special cultural programmes in Brasil or
other countries that invites MUMIA, including television, without commercial
purposes under the director’s authorization.
4.2 - If your work is accepted into the festival, you agree to allow MUMIA to
use the film (including images, photos, sound and clips – maximum of 30”)
within our promotions and screenings.
4.3 – MUMIA’s is also allowed to use pictures, photos and graphic and
publicity materials of the films to promote them in every media supports.
4.4 – Registration will be confirmed by mail after the arrival of all required
materials and information.
4.5 - The entry of a film or a video implies acceptance of the terms of these
4.6 - Other issues will be decided by the MUMIA’s organization committee.
9 º MUMIA - UNDERGROUND WORLD ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2011
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Do you agree in participating of MUMIA’s showcases in brazilian cities and
Tradution: Claudia Nunes