The upcoming September 8 th is the closing date for the admission of the contest’s audiovisual works entitled ´El Almacén de la Imagen´ in which the producers and scriptwriters, who are under 35 years of age and are residents of the eastern zone of the country, can participate.
The call that was carried out by the Hermano Saíz Association through the Luz Joven record label, along with the support of the Cuban Art and Cinematographic Institute (ICAIC), highlights that the young people may present their animation or fiction with an unprecedented script and free subject matter for a low-budget financial design.
“The animation project must have a maximum duration of ten minutes and up to 27 minutes the fiction short movie. Moreover, it is about script that is based on a literary work and it should be presented the documentation that shows the rights for the adaptation of the work.”
The winners, each of them through each related category, will get a sum of $ 50.000 local currency for the production of the material which should be delivered for its projection in the next ´Almacen de la imagen ´contest.
In parallel with this event, it is available the registration for the ´El Almacén de la Imagen´ audiovisual contest through the documentary genre, fiction, short movie of up to three minutes of duration and promotions through the short movie, spot and video clip variants.
“It is also made a proposal to the studious young people and researchers linked with the audiovisual work and the criticism in general, presenting own themes of the gender by making a especial emphasis on the related problems and perspectives of the Cuban audiovisual production for the debate of the theoretician sessions.”
The Great Prize, entitled’ Luces de la Ciudad´ of the El Almacén de la Imagen audiovisual event, is about a supporting diploma and the payment of $ 2.000 local currency to the best production, regardless of the related gender, and it will be delivered some related recognitions for specialties such as direction, script, photography, edition, art direction, sound, original music and animation, respectively.
The works and all the modalities must be delivered until the upcoming September 8th at the AHS venue from Camagüey province, the Joven Creador cultural center or the national venue at the Cuba Pavilion center in Vedado in Havana city.
The works, conceived through the digital format, could be sent to these emails: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
The XVII event shows the Cuban young audiovisual work. The Almacén de la Imagen event will be held from October 25th through 29th in Camagüey province.
By Miozotis Fabelo