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Sunbird Production Award 2017 - Call for Submissions

Filmlab: Palestine and Aarhus Film Workshop announce the call for Sunbird Production Award.

A jury of three international experts will announce the winner of the first Sunbird Production Award during the Closing Ceremony of Days of Cinema (October 17-23, 2017).

The winner will receive camera and sound equipment from Filmlab: Palestine, and post-production facilitation, access to colour grading and sound mixing facilities, and DCP copies at Aarhus Film workshop. The film will be picked up for distribution by MAD Solutions. Flight costs and accommodation for one week in Denmark will be provided by Filmlab: Palestine and Aarhus Filmworkshop.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Eligible are short film projects, maximum length: 20 minutes
  • Film must be set in Palestine or thematically refer to Palestine
  • Film must be shot in Palestine
  • Treatment must be available in English
  • Project must be either at pre-production or production stage

Deadline is October 1st, 2017

Please submit your project (including treatment of 2-3 pages, financial plan, filmography and biography of the director, links to previous works if applicable) here.

For enquires and information, please email us: [email protected]