Call For Films From The Indian Ocean

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Call For Films From The Indian Ocean

Posted: 12/05/2016

Call For Films From The Indian Ocean

The Call for Films from the Indian Ocean of the Île Courts Festival is open from the 10th March till the 31st May 2016!
Île Courts–International Short Film Festival of Mauritius has acted as a tool-kit for the development of cinema in Mauritius since its inception in 2007.
Non-competitive, Île Courts Festival is meant to be a showcase for a different cinema in Mauritius, taking us to a surprising journey into world cinema, with a focus given on short films from the Indian Ocean area, at a crossroad between Africa and Asia.
As part of The Archipelago of Cinemas project, the 9th edition of Île Courts-International Short Film Festival of Mauritius will take place from 11 to 15 October 2016, in various cities and villages throughout the island.
For those interested to enter, the details are:
Submission Deadline
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Eligibility Requirements
Films completed after: January 1st, 2015
Maximum duration: 30 min
Country of production: Australia, Bangladesh, Comoros, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kenya, Malaysia, Mauritius, Madagascar, Mayotte, Mozambique, Oman, Reunion Island, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Yemen
Screening format: MOV or .MP4 (codec H264)
Accepted genres: Fiction, Documentary, Experimental, Animation
Language & Subtitles: All languages, if subtitled in French and/or in English
Registration fee: no fee
The sending stamp is at the expense of the person who submits the film
Preview format: Uploaded file
Film submission can be made through the international online submission platforms Short Film Depot or Festhome.
For more info,email at or call +230 465 38 26.

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