Videoex is Pleased to announce the call for entries for the 2006 edition of the Festival

VIDEOEX invites you to submit your work for the international & swiss competition.

VIDEOEX International Experimental film & Video Festival

18- 28 MAY 2006 Zurich Switzerland

We are looking for:

  • experimental films (8mm/16mm/35mm)
  • videos (experimental, videoart, …)
  • innovative animation
  • experimental digital & graphic productions(to be screened)
  • experimental documentaries
  • experimental music videos

entry deadline 3 February 2006

For Details download entry form & rules www.videoex.ch

(PDF Files to open with acrobat reader)
or send a e-mail to competition@videoex.ch

no entry fee

Send tapes & entry form & brief description to:

VIDEOEX
Kanonengasse 20
8026 zurich
switzerland

COMPETITION RULES

We are looking for:
Experimental films (35mm / 16mm / 8mm), videos, innovative animations, experimental digital & graphic productions (to be screened), experimental documentaries & innovative music videos.

  1. The purpose of the Videoex festival is to promote video and experimental film works.
  2. Videoex 2006 will include an international competition. The total price amount to CHF 6000.- (aprox. US$ 4000.).
  3. The festival will make a subjective choice, based on criteria of quality and originality in both form and content.
  4. The following formats are accepted for the competition: (Screened in Original Format)
    • 35mm, 16mm, S8mm films
    • U-Matic (pal, secam, ntsc)
    • Beta SP (pal, secam)
    • Mini DV (pal / ntsc) / DVD
    • S-VHS (pal only) / VHS (pal / ntsc)
    (projections with separate soundtracks are not possible)
  5. Maximum duration is 60 min (exceptions may apply). No feature films will be accepted.
  6. Participants may submit a maximum of 3 works.
  7. To take part of the competition participants must submit a preview copy of their work. Accepted preview formats: VHS (pal, ntsc), mini DV (pal, ntsc), DVD
  8. All preview tapes must be accompanied by a filled out entry form and the author’s video- / filmography. German, French, Italian & English are accepted. They must arrive in Zurich no later then the 3 February 2006.
  9. All preview tapes will be sent at the expense and sole risk of the candidates, who hereby discharge the Videoex 2006 from any liability.
  10. Works being shown at the festival will be insured at the cost of the copy during the festival.
  11. Only works produced after 1st October 2004 are applicable.
  12. The entry implies full acceptance of the rules.
  13. Preview material will remain in the Videoex archive, if you wish to have the preview material returned please send international postage stamps for the equivalent of the postage fee (USD 20.- for international mail). The other works will remain in the Videoex archive.
  14. Shipment must be declared as:
    "art work for cultural purpose only"
    "no commercial value"
  15. All entrants will be notified by 10th April 2006

Videoex Zurich Switzerland
Kanonengasse 20 / CH – 8004 Zurich / Switzerland
Tel +41 433220813 / Fax +41 433220815
www.videoex.ch