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Video Art Festival Miden invites all video artists and video creators to participate in this year’s events, which will take place, like the past four years, in public spaces at the Historic Centre of the city of Kalamata, Greece, in July 2009.

In it’s 5th realization, Festival Miden is supported by Kalamata’s Historic Centre Organisation, The Messinia Chamber of Commerce and the Municipality of Kalamata.

The deadline for the submission of application forms and videos is the 31st of March 2009 (post stamped).

This year, along with the main program, Festival Miden wishes to present the following additional special showcases:

  • a special theme program entitled “Transforming the ordinary”
  • a special theme program entitled “Strange thoughts”
  • a tribute to videodance
  • a special theme program entitled “Urban ®evolutions”

in the context of the “Urban ®evolutions” thematic unit, along with video screenings we invite all artists to submit still images (photos, digital images, photo-montages, collages, drawings, 3D graphics, architectural proposals etc) which transform and alter creatively the urban landscape. Each participant can submit up to 10 images. All submitted works will be screened in the form of a slide-show in open spaces of the Historic Centre of Kalamata. Submitted works must be original. Minimum image size 800×600pixels, 72dpi, tiff, jpg or bmp format. Please send your images along with a short cv via e-mail at festivalmiden at with the indication “Urban-stills”. Deadline: 15/05/2009

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