Submissions 2019, are CLOSED
16th Edition - Forlì / Italy
4/13 October 2019

Rules and Regulations 2014

2014 - 11th




01 – Associazione Sedicicorto promotes the 11th Annual of SEDICICORTO International Film Festival, that will take place in Forlì (Italy) from  3rd October 2014  to  11th October 2014.


02 - The Film Festival is divided into 4 competitive sections and accepts submissions of any short film produced after 1st January 2012. The maximum running time allowed is 40 minutes (including credits):

a) MOVIE                   International Fiction Films

b) ANIMALAB           International Animation & Experimental Films

c) DOCUSHORT       International Documentaries

d) CORTITALIA        National Films of Any Genre


03 – Submissions are FREE and the deadline is 5th June 2014 and it is possible to submit works by following the procedures you will find on the following websites:

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Each author is entitled to more submissions, sending the following material:

a) a DVD copy of the film or a digital file with upload

b) a copy of the signed Entry Form for each film submitted.


04 - Short films in languages other than Italian must include English or French or Italian subtitles, otherwise a complete dialogue list is required.


05 – The material – whose shipping costs will be paid by the sender - must be mailed to the following address:



C.P.  n°8  S.Martino in Strada

47121 Forlì (ITALY)


06 – The Festival Organization is not responsible for the copyright protection regarding the work(s) presented. The author of the film must specify if he/she is in the register of SIAE or similar Authors’ Society for the protection of copyright.


07 - The Festival Jury, consisting of members from the artistic and academic fields, will decide the prize awards and the decisions of the jury are final.

The list of the selected films will be published on the Festival website by 5th September 2014 and the films included in this list will be screened during the Festival, whose program will be published on the website by 5th September 2014.


08 – The first prize (open to all competitive sections) consists of the trophy Lumìn + 500 €

and will be awarded to the best film from each of the following sections: MOVIE - ANIMALAB - CORTITALIA

As far as prize money is concerned, it will be validated only with the presence of at least one film representative during the award ceremony. The Jury reserves the right to cancel, vary, integrate awards and mentions and has the authority to suspend the prize in case the winners or their delegates do not participate in the award ceremony. Prize money will be sent to the winners by bank transfer within 60 days from the end of the Festival, subject to prior communication of the bank account details by the recipient.


09 - Hotel accommodation and a fixed lump-sum refund of the travel expenses are offered only for the final 2 (two) days of the Festival to Italian authors and for the final 3 (three) days to foreign authors, and only one representative for each finalist will be entitled to it, although exceptions may be considered by the Organization.


10 - The participants authorize the Festival Organization to process the personal data (according to the Italian law 675/96) contained in their works and complementary material. They also authorize the Festival Organization to file their work(s) in the archives of the Organization Offices, where they will be catalogued and made available for any screening, event, and broadcast promoted by Associazione Sedicicorto, solely for cultural and not for commercial purposes (unless otherwise specified in the Entry Form at the moment of the submission). The participation implies full acceptance of all the above-mentioned conditions. The Organization reserves the right to cancel or modify the event, if necessary. These rules and regulations are available in Italian and in English. In case of interpretation problems, the Italian version must be considered.


11 - For further information, please contact: , or , or

Or call the phone number +39 347 2563211. All notifications will be published on the Festival website, together with any information that may not be explicitly provided in this call for entries:



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