RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES PARIS / BERLIN / MADRID

C A L L   F O R   E N T R I E S

||||||| CALL FOR ENTRIES
||||||| EXTENDED DEADLINE
||||||| LAST DEADLINE: JULY 30, 2010
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||||||| RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES PARIS/BERLIN/MADRID
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The call for entries is open until July 30, 2010, for the ‘Rencontres Internationales’ that will take place in Paris at the Centre Pompidou from Nov. 25 to Dec. 4, 2010, and in Madrid and Berlin in 2011.
Those three events will feature an international programming focusing on film, video and multimedia, gathering works of artists and filmmakers recognized on the international scene along with young artists and filmmakers.

ANY INDIVIDUAL OR ORGANIZATION CAN SUBMIT ONE OR SEVERAL WORKS. THE CALL FOR ENTRIES IS OPEN TO FILM, VIDEO AND MULTIMEDIA WORKS, without any restrictions for length or genre. All submissions are free, regardless of geographical origin… [click here >>>]

• FILMS AND VIDEOS – any film and video format
* Video / Experimental video
* Fiction, exp. fiction / Short, middle and full length
* Documentary, exp. documentary
* Experimental film
* Animation

• MULTIMEDIA
* Video installation, multimedia installation * Net art * Multimedia concert, multimedia performance

TO ENTER A WORK, CLICK HERE >>> http://www.art-action.org/call
You may choose between two types of registration:
• Until July 30, 2010: Entry form to use with regular mail
• Until July 30, 2010: 100% online entry form with video upload

PLEASE FORWARD this information to art and film organizations, art networks, production organizations, artists and filmmakers you are in contact with.

The ‘Rencontres Internationales’ offers more than a simple presentation of the works. It introduces an intercultural forum gathering various guests from all over the world – artists and filmmakers, institutions and emerging organizations – to testify of their reflections and their experiences, but also of artistic and cultural contexts that are often undergoing deep changes.
The ‘Rencontres Internationales’ reflects specificities and convergences of artistic practices between new cinema and contemporary art, explores emerging media art practices and their critical purposes, and makes possible a necessary time when points of view meet and are exchanged.
The event aims at presenting works to a broad audience, at creating circulations between different art practices and between different audiences, as well as creating new exchanges between artists, filmmakers and professionals.
It seeks to contribute to a reflection on our contemporary culture of image via a compelling program opened to everyone..

PARIS/BERLIN/MADRID
In 2007, the Rencontres Internationales, which initially took place in Paris and Berlin, opened up to a third city: Madrid. The event constitutes a unique artistic and cultural platform in Europe for artists, professional networks and various audiences. The venues in the three cities are in particular the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin, the Reina Sofia National Museum and the Spanish Cinematheque in Madrid.

The ‘Rencontres Internationales’ is a non-commercial event without competition, supported by French, German, Spanish and international institutions.

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