This festival is an investigation of the cognitive, cultural and political 'space' of experimental short film, documentary and video from and about the Middle East, Iran and Turkey . The films must be of narrative character and deal with social documentation, interventional socio-political criticism and social activism in the region.
One video work per applicant may be submitted (PAL standard) on MiniDV AND on DVD, not exceeding one hour in length. Only works produced after 2005 are eligible and all non-English language submissions must be subtitled. Selected applicants will be notified in November 2008 by an international jury.
For further information and details on how to apply, please consult:
Copenhagen, Denmark & Helsinki , Finland
11 - 18 Dec. 2008
20 Oct. 2008
Chamber of Public Secrets, CPS
Forhaabningsholms Alle 53, St.