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Stop motion category is part of Catacumba Film Festival 2018. You can consult the regulations of FICCA't 2018.

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1.- This INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is open to filmmakers of any nationality.

2.- This section focuses on short films made using the STOP MOTION technique (For any other technique you can check the rules of FICCA't 2018).

3.- The maximum duration of the work will be LESS THAN 30 MINUTES.

4.- To participate in the competitive sections, the work must have been PRODUCED SINCE 1 JANUARY, 2016 TO PRESENT.

5.- The audio could be recorded in any language. Works registered for PRESELECTION must be submitted in their original version WITH SUBTITLES in Spanish and / or Catalan, English or French if the original version is in languages other than Spanish or Catalan.

Definitely SELECTED WORKS will send a copy with the subtitle in Spanish and / or Catalan embedded, ready for your projection, if they are in other languages.

6.- The deadline for submission will be 31st MAY, 2018. The SUBMISSION will be done through any of the following online platforms:

Each author or group can submit more than one work. All documentation received will become part of the festival´s archives. In the pre-selection process, communication will only be established with the participants through these platforms. Online works will be only accessible to festival staff, collaborators and organizers. All documentation received will become part of the festival´s archives. The mere acceptance of participation in this festival will not suppose any economic spending by the organization.

7.- By registering in this section, the short film will be automatically registered to participate in any section of the festival (if it meets the requirements of the rules of FICCA't 2018. These can be consulted at If this one is selected in the official section it will opt for all the prizes.

The short films selected will be screened at Catacumba Film Festival 2018.

8.- AWARDS - These will be awarded by the Stop Motion animator Pablo Llorens -:

a) "Best Short Film". Cash prize of 250€
b) "Best Animation". Honorific prize
c) "Best character". Honorific prize
d) "Best innovation or invention". Honorific prize

The awards will be announced during the prize ceremony. The awards are subject to the current withholding tax following legal requirements. The resolution of the organization and the jury will be unappealable. The awards can be declared void.
The organization will provide the winners an image acknowledging the award that can be used in any promotion activity.

9.- The author or owner will maintain their intellectual rights. It is the responsibility of the author that presented films are not subject to any liability. The organization may freely make use of parts of the selected works to promote Catacumba, FICCA´t, the Web and / or the official blog, always respecting copyright.

10.- Sending an application implies the acceptance of these rules. Any issue not covered in these rules will be decided by the Festival organizers.

11.- The organization conserves the right to change these rules with prior notice.

12.- For more information, visit the web and/or write directly to

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