Programs: All films submitted will be considered for inclusion, but not all will be accepted into the programming. We are once again opening a space for ALL styles of video/film based media to come alive. We believe that screening a diverse series of motion pictures can serve to heighten the cinematic experience and furthers the dialogue around what it is, and its potential.
Submission GuidelinesFor programming consideration, the festival accepts Vimeo links and file transfers (WeTransfer, DropBox, etc.) of the completed film(s).The Festival will not consider trailers or rough edits for selection purposes.Please send your works by your preferred method to FlatEarthCinema@gmail.com.
Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible for consideration all films must meet the following requirements:
I. be available to screen by February 10th, 2019.II. not have been screened in Iceland previously.III. be in their original language with English subtitles when applicable.
DEADLINE: Entries must be received via email by December 28th 2018.Selections: Films will be selected and entrants will be notified prior to January 20th, 2019.
Requirements for Selected Films: Once an entry has been reviewed and selected for the festival, a preliminary notification letter will be sent by email. Upon notification, the organisers may request any additional promotional and marketing items needed.
Promotional Usage: Participants agree that all materials related to their film may be published in the Festival Guide, website and other promotional materials or property and in all media. Images of the film may be used independently as well as in combination with images from other films to promote the film and Flat Earth Film Festival in conjunction with List í Ljósi festival.
Clearances: If selected for screening, all commercial/private property including trademark and/or copyrighted materials shown and recorded in the project must come with authorized permission for screening. The filmmaker remains entirely liable for any claims that may occur in result of screening the film.