Here’s a competition for short films of all stripes. Submit your best work and get a chance to win P50,000 per category. It’s as short and simple as that.
Push your creativity to the limits and redefine the short film medium with these five (5) categories:
You can submit your short film if you meet the following criteria:
The filmmaker can only submit two (2) finished short film and must be able to comply with the festival schedule. Only one (1) can be selected per category.
Deadline of submission is EXTENDED until OCTOBER 31, 2019.
Twenty-five 25 shortlisted films will be chosen, with five (5) entries from each category. Announcement of winners will be on 20 November 2019 and their short films will have on-ground screenings at the event. Among these shortlisted ones, only one winner per category will receive 50,000 pesos from each category.
Special awards include:
Entries selected as finalists cannot be withdrawn from the competition.
Once you have been selected as a finalist, you must agree that .giff can use the video clips of your video for the promotion of the festival.
Rights to the film will remain with the filmmaker.
Story/ Concept (30)
The film showcases a compelling story or concept.
The film is delivered with clear and effective storytelling or message and is made with different elements of filmmaking in mind (cinematography, production design, sound, music, acting).
The film uses innovative and unique techniques or forms.