The period for the submission of films to the International Documentary Film Festival of Navarra is set to end on 18th September this year.
The entry for the submission of films to the fifteenth edition of the Official Section of the International Documentary Film Festival of Navarra - Punto de Vista is now open. The deadline for the submission of films is 18th September 2020. The submission form is available on the festival website.
The Official Section of Punto de Vista is open to the participation of documentary films of any nationality, made subsequent to 1st August 2018. Fiction, institutional and advertising films are not eligible, neither are documentaries that are strictly or purely journalistic in nature. There are no limitations with regard to the theme, duration and original language.
Submission is free of charge through the festival website (www.puntodevistafestival.com), where a film registration form is available (http://www.puntodevistafestival.com/en/inscripcion_pelicula.asp)
The films selected will form part of the fifteenth edition of the festival, to be held in Pamplona from 15 - 20th March 2021.
The selection committee for the Official Section of Punto de Vista 2021 shall comprise the Artistic Director of the festival and experts in the documentary film area. The judges will announce the films selected in December this year. Their task is to select the works according to the ideas and the quality and creativity guidelines on which the festival is based:
As in previous years, the festival aims to create an Official Section that brings together productions from all over the world, competing in their different ways of capturing reality from different points of view, always groundbreaking, independent and socially committed.
PANEL OF JUDGES AND PRIZES
The committee will appoint an International Panel of Judges, made up of experts and professionals from the sector. This panel of judges will announce its decision during the celebration of the closing gala ceremony of the International Documentary Film Festival of Navarra, Punto de Vista 2021.
The Panel of Judges will decide on the official prizes:
Special mentions: The Panel of Judges can grant up to two special mentions, with no monetary award.
In addition, the following special prizes are established: