How To Submit A Film

In 2008 2ANNAS presents 3 competition programs:

International Competition – open to contributions by filmmakers of all national representations, produced by individuals, international film schools, film studios etc. (age 18-29);

Baltic Competition – presents works by Baltic directors, showing the newest tendencies and development of Baltic short film and video production with the aim to proceed exchange of ideas and experience among Baltic young filmmakers (age 18 – 29);

Green Anna Competition – for films and videos created by children and youngsters from all around the world (five to 18-year-olds).

1. International and Baltic Competition.

SUBMISSION

Any filmmaker, producer, organization or other party can submit films to the festival.

To enter a film, please follow given guidelines:

  1. Fill the entry form online and submit it through festival’s web-page;
  2. Information will be registered in festival’s data base. You will receive a filled entry form in print format to the e-mail address you have provided;
  3. Print the completed form and send it along with a film to the address below:

Festival 2ANNAS

Annas Street 2,

Riga, LV-1001

Latvia

Deadline for submissions is 15th of April, 2008.

Remember to mark all the dispatches: "For temporary, cultural purposes only. No commercial value."

Please notice: The screening copies will not be returned.

Please, prepare following material before filling the entry form:

1) Synopsis of the film in English;
2) A complete list of dialogue if available (if the work is in English or Latvian);
3) English subtitles (if the work is in another language than English or Latvian);
4) At least 1 photo (jpg).

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Admitted are all films and videos of all genres not exceeding a length of 30 minutes. In exceptional cases festival reserves the right to accept films of longer duration. Films must have been completed on January 1st, 2006 or after. Films which have been shown or awarded at other international film festivals are allowed to compete. Required formats are DVD, DV, DVCAM, VHS, BETACAM SP/PAL.

One film can be submitted to one prior competition. The selection committee reserves the right to select film in another competition program. You can submit more than one film to all of the competition programs.

SELECTION
A panelist will select the films for International and Baltic Competition from all entered contributions till May 2008.

The works not selected for competition programs will not be showed.

RESULTS

n the begining of May visit www.2annas.lv, where list of all films chosen for the competitions will be put online.

The winners will be announced on festival’s web-page and by e-mail shortly after the festival.

2. Green Anna Competition

SUBMISSION

Any filmmaker, producer, organization, school or other party can submit films to the festival.

To enter a film, please follow given guidelines:

  1. Download Green Anna entry form from festival’s web-page;
  2. Fill the entry form and print it;
  3. Send your film (together with filled entry form and required material) to the address below:

Festival 2ANNAS

Annas Street 2,

Riga, LV-1001

Latvia

Deadline for submissions is 15th of April, 2008.

Remember to mark all the dispatches: "For temporary, cultural purposes only. No commercial value."

Please notice: The screening copies will not be returned.

The following material is required together with a film and entry form:

1) Synopsis of the in English;
2) A complete list of dialogue if available (for works in English or Latvian);
3) English subtitles (if the work is in another language than English or Latvian);
4) 1 photo (if available).

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Admitted are all films and videos of all genres not exceeding a length of 20 minutes. In exceptional cases festival reserves the right to accept films of longer duration. Films must have been completed on January 1st, 2006 or after. Films which have been shown or awarded at other international film festivals are allowed to compete. Required formats are DVD, DV, DVCAM, VHS, BETACAM SP/PAL, HDV.

You can submit more than one film to Green Anna competition program.

SELECTION
A panelist will select the films for Green Anna competition from all entered contributions till May 2008.

The works not selected for competition programs will not be showed.

RESULTS

Starting May, 2008, visit www.2annas.lv, where on that date a list of all titles chosen for the competitions will be put online.

The winners of will be announced on festival’s web-page and by e-mail shortly after the festival.