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הישארו מעודכנים

Submit Your Film

SPIRIT Film Festival starts to accept submissions for the 13th Festival to be held November 7-9 2019 in Tel Aviv Cinematheque.

We invite filmmakers to submit their films for the festival for films that have never been screened in Israel. (Theater, Festivals, TV)


SUBMISSION DEADLINES 
 

Early Bird entry postmark March 1, 2019
 

Regular entry postmarks July 1, 2019
 

Late entry postmark Aug 30, 2019
 

Email notification posting Sep 15, 2019

 

Entry Material

 

The film must be submitted as an online screener or DVD copy of the work for preview, formatted for multi-zone or for Zone 1 (North America). Tel Aviv SPIRIT Film Festival is a forum for filmmakers who create films with themes that inspire transformation and personal growth, promote positive global activism and create environmental awareness. It is our goal to create a dialogue about the global issues that impact us all and to amplify the voices of those who need to be heard.

 

All films submitted are required to explore their particular theme in spirituality with intellectual honesty, respect and in a constructive manner that does not attack or degrade the belief system of any other spiritual tradition or institution. We welcome films in every genre and format, short, documentary, art, animation, and features to be eligible for consideration.

 

Non-English language works must have English subtitles

 

Entry materials will not be returned

 

Festival programmers select and invite all films presented at the 2019 Festival, with premieres given priority. Invited filmmakers will be notified (by email & via information in the submitted entry form) Sep 15, 2019. Most updates and correspondence will be sent via email. Make sure to update us with any changes in your info prior to the 2019 Festival

 

SHIPPING ADDRESS

All submissions must be sent prepaid (including any applicable customs fees) to:

Doron Harsita Eshel – Program Director

SPIRIT Film Festival

16 Shamir Street

Hod Hasharon' 45285

ISRAEL

TEL: 00-972-52-3888533

 

We recommend shipment via courier in order to permit the tracking of your entry once it leaves your hands.

** Please indicate whether work is a SHORT, FEATURE or DOCUMENTARY on the outside of the package

Instruction for shipping:

1. Total declared value should not exceed $25.00 to avoid delay & import tax.

2. Please write on Envelope- FOR CULTURAL PURPOSE- NO COMMERCIAL VALUE

3. Do not accept EMS (Express Service by the Post Office) since they charge the fee from the receiver. (For International courier services we recommend Fed-X or DHL services)

Other Details You Need To Know

 

° Preview Format: ONLINE SCREENER or DVD (NTSC Region 1-video format )

°° Loss and Damage: while every precaution will be taken to safeguard all materials submitted, SFF cannot accept or assume responsibility in the event of loss or damage en route or otherwise.

° All submitted materials become the property of the SFF and won't be returned without a SASE.

 

SHIPPING – SELECTED WORKS

If your work is selected, you will be responsible for delivery of the exhibition format of the film prefer online transfer file, BLU-RAY or DCP or  without any subtitles on the copy if possible to the Shipping Address (above) by the designated date.

 

Exhibition format will be the subtitle to Hebrew. We prefer to receive a clear BLU-RAY copy (without any subtitle on it ) and transcript of the film dialog.

 

The Festival will arrange and cover the cost of the return shipping of your print or video after the conclusion of the Festival. We recommend shipment via courier in order to permit the tracking of your entry once it leaves your hands. Please ship DVD's properly and securely packaged.

 

DO NOT SEND IN FIBER-PADDED ENVELOPES AS THEY MAY DAMAGE DVD

 

The Hebrew translated copy will not be mailed out.
 

ANY QUESTIONS

 

If you have questions regarding the entry process, please send an email to spiritfilmfestival@gmail.com

 

Tel Aviv Spirit Film Festival prefers online entries submitted which provides cost-saving, paperless submission to film festivals around the world. 

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