RULES & CONDITITONS

Submission Malmö Arab Film Festival 2018

 

Terms and conditions

  • The festival lasts in October and the films will be mainly shown in Malmo but also in other cities in the region in parallell with the festival days (maximum 4 showings).
  • Films that may participate in the festival are selected by the festival’s judging committee.
  • Applicants for participation in the festival have no guarantee that the film will be shown during the festival.
  • There is no fee for applying. No compensation will be paid by the festival to showcase the film.
  • Notification of approved films sent to participants a 2 month before the festival’s start date.
  • Films that are selected to participate in the festival may not be withdrawn.
  • Submitted films should be produced in 2017-2018. No contributions that have been produced before the year 2017 will be accepted.
  • Submitted films will not be accepted if they have been screened in Sweden before.
  • Malmo Arab Film Festival has the right to manage the use of film clips and photographs from submitted films selected for the festival for all its image, or print ads in all pages on the Internet utmost to promote the festival.

 

NOTE: Private individuals, companies, copyright owners, film producers, and film production companies have the opportunity to participate in the Festival if they meet all requirements.

Awards

Malmo Arab Film Festival presents competition selections for feature fiction, documenatries and short ficition. The following awards are presented for each selection.

Short Film Competition

Best Short Film  – minimum award 10 000 SEK
This award recognizes the film’s director

Documentary Compeititon

Best Documentary – minimum award 15 000 SEK
This award recognizes the film’s director

Short Documentary Compeititon

Best Short Documentary – minimum award 10 000 SEK
This award recognizes the film’s director

Feature Competition

Best Feature – minimum award 20 000 SEK
This award recognizes the film’s director

 

Best Director

Best Script

Best Actor

Best Actress

 

The City of Malmö´s Audience Award at MAFF

25 000 SEK
This award recognizes the film’s director

Audience Award to Best Feature and Documentary