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International Cinema Libre Festival (Hamburg / Germany) send us your free films !
Free of industry and/or Free of copyright and/or Free of format
International Cinema Libre Festival
Submit your films before 15th of July !
Cinema Libre is produced by people who have to say something. Cinema libre is placing poetry before technique/technology, life before show, and facts before effects. It is the antidote to dominant and standardized pictures, which are shaping us. It differs from the cinema made by industry, television, business, entertainment, motion picture technology and money. Cinema Libre does not pay attention to public expectations. It is neither a job, nor a business. It does not look for a return on investment. It ignores codes, formats and fashions. It is a cinema of experiments and many times it is based on DIY, sharing, lightness and freshness.
To be independent from the film industry, movies can be self-produced, crowd funded and/or be produced with no money at all. These movies are sometimes labelled as “amateur movies”. Furthermore there are movies, which are under copyleft licences or under Creative Commons licences and can be shared and modified freely. Even some movies produced in the traditional way divert themselves from the conformism that is involved in/ belongs to the hegemonic system.
In the last decade, digital technologies extend the space of cinema libre.
This is a chance to promote the cinema libre, since the access from creation to diffusion is now available for many people.
By definition, cinema libre has no definition. That’s why this festival wants to be an occasion to develop this idea of cinema. By watching movies - your movies - and by giving space and time for discussions we will try to make the cinema libre defining itself.
The participation in the Festival Cinema Libre is open to all filmmakers who consider their movies in the spirit of cinema libre.Please send your movies with the filled entry form by 15th of July 2013 via mail (CD, DVD, Memory card) to:
Festival Cinema Libre
Kleiner Schäferkamp 50a
or via e-mail (FTP, Dropbox, Megaupload, Google Drive, etc.) to:
films [at] festivalducinemalibre.com
FREE OF COPYRIGHT / UNDER CREATIVE COMMONS LICENCE / COPYLEFT / SELF-PRODUCED / AMATEUR /CROWD FUNDED / MASH UP / FREE OF FORMAT / FREE OF INDUSTRY / COMMUNION AND WEDDING MOVIES / CINEMA PUNK AND TRASH / CINEMA OF GRACEFULNESS / CINEMA OF MIRACLES ETC. LIBRE DE DROIT / LIBRE DE FORMAT / LIBRE D'INDUSTRIE / AMATEUR / AUTOPRODUIT / CREATIVE COMMON / ART LIBRE / COPYLEFT / COPYFREE / MASH UP / CINÉMA SANS FRIC / CINÉMA PUNK / INDÉPENDANT / SANS TALENT / SAUVAGE / À L'ARRACHE / INCOMPRIS / ANIMACIONES / DOCUMENTALES / FICCIONES-, MUDOS O SONOROS, CON O SIN IMÁGENES / LIBRES DE DERECHO / BAJO LICENCIA CREATIVE COMMON / BAJO LICENCIA ARTE LIBRE / COPYFREE / COPYLEFT / AUTOPRODUCIDO / LLAMADO "AMATEUR" / FINANCIACIÓN COMUNITARIA / DESVÍOS / MASH UP / FUERA DE FORMATO / PELÍCULAS DE COMUNIÓN / CINEMA TRASH / INCOMPRENDIDOS / PELÍCULAS COMPROMETIDAS Y ATRAYENTES / BORRADORES / CINE DE LA GRACIA Y DEL MILAGRO / ETC. / ETC.