8½ Film Festival
The following film genres are welcome to participate in the contest:
- classic drama
- film adaptation
- love story
- detective story
- action film
- school story
- musical film
- art house
- sports film
- cover film
- anime-cosplay film
The topic of the year 2008 Festival is “Me and My Home”.
Applications are to be submitted by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; by regular mail: 443099
Please provide the following information in your application:
Name, school/college/university, your genre (in case of screen adaptation or cover film please provide the source), film name, brief annotation, address, contact phone and/or e-mail, photograph of the author.
The ready DVD films are to be sent by
The festival will also have a screenplay contest “Paper Meter” for films up to 8.5 minutes long. (The screenplay is supposed to be for a 8.5-minute film.)
The screenplays are welcome by e-mail: email@example.com; by regular mail: 443099 Samara, ul. Kuybusheva, 96, House of Cinema, “Volga-Film” Studio (please put the “8½” mark on the envelope). The deadline for screenplays is
- Grand Prize;
- Diplomas: I, II, III Prizes;
- Special Audience Selection Award.
- “Paper Meter” Award of the Screenplay Contest.
Please, note that the author of the film must be a school/university student, but the creative group may include professionals of any level (camera work, editing, cast, etc.)
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org.