â¢ The competition is open to works of Fiction, Documentary and Animation. Fiction stands for three competitive categories: Long Feature Film, Opera Prima (first feature films) and Short & Medium Length Film .
â¢ Only films on a Latin American subject produced in 2014 or 2015 will be accepted.
â¢ Dialogues, narration and other filmic texts must be in Spanish ; otherwise, a Spanish subtitled version must be available. Subtitling costs will be covered by the producer.
â¢ A film can only be entered once for the Festival consideration.
â¢ Besides that, those films previously screened at any other international film event held in Cuba do not qualify for the Competition slot but will be eligible to the remaining sections of the Festival.
â¢ Apart from the films in competition, this section will host a number of titles to be screened Out of Competition.
UNPRODUCED SCRIPT COMPETITION
â¢ Only scripts for fiction feature films on a Latin American theme will be accepted.
â¢ Competition is restricted to authors coming from Latin American or the Caribbean countries.
â¢ Scripts must be original (no literary adaptations allowed).
â¢ Only one script per author will be allowed in competition.
â¢ A script can only be entered once for the Festival consideration.
â¢ Posters' subject will be Latin American cinema (films, showcases, festivals).
â¢ Format and design of the posters are free .
â¢ A poster can only be entered once for the Festival consideration.
POSTPRODUCTION COMPETITION âOUR AMERICA FIRST COPYâ
1. The Competition is open to works of Fiction, Documentary and Animation on a Latin American subject produced in 2014 or 2015 that are currently in postproduction. Only films by authors from Latin American and the Caribbean will be accepted. This competition has its own regulations, which can also be accessed at the Festival web.