Film, Video and Multimedia Short Works
Call For Entries:

Loop Sanctuary IV, a recurring art/performance series at The Chapel + Cultural Center at Rensselaer, is accepting entries for a one-night presentation of projected film, video and multimedia works on the subject of dreams and the perception of reality. Accepted entries will be presented on January 11, 2008 at 7:00 pm at the Chapel + Cultural Center at Rensselaer, Troy, NY, USA.

Entries should be 10 minutes or less in length and must be postmarked by December 1, 2007. There is no application fee. Open to artists of any nationality. Acceptable formats: DVD, VCD, SVCD, CD-ROM, VHS-NTSC.

VHS Specs: Please cue to the beginning of the work on the tape.
CD-ROM Specs: Work should be accessible through an HTML page and must be compatible with Internet Explorer or Firefox on a Windows XP platform.
Plug-ins: Macromedia Flash, Macromedia Shockwave, Apple QuickTime, RealVideo, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Windows Media, For digital video, the maximum screen size is 640×480. Please use only standard compressors such as MPEG for video.

Selection criteria:

  • Theme: Dreaming a New Real
  • Deadline: postmarked by December 1, 2007
  • No interactive works.
  • Length: 10 minutes or less; shorter works encouraged.
  • Experimental or non-linear works encouraged.

ENTRY checklist:

  • DVD, VCD, SVCD, CD-ROM, VHS-NTSC.
  • Contact information
  • Title of your work
  • Brief description:
  • Brief artist statement (optional)
  • Artist resume (optional)
  • SASE with sufficient postage if you wish your work returned.

Send to:
ATT: Loop Sanctuary Dreams
The Chapel + Cultural Center at Rensselaer
2125 Burdett Ave
Troy, NY 12180

You will be notified by email by December 15, 2007 if your work is accepted.
Accepted entries will be presented on January 11, 2008 at 7:00 pm at the Chapel + Cultural Center at Rensselaer.