The call for application for the fourth edition of “Andaras Traveling Film Festival, that will be held in Fluminimaggiore and Buggerru from 11th to 16th July 2022, is online from today.
“Journey to the Center of the Earth”: this is the title of the new edition of the festival, full of important news, which conferms the partnership with Slow Food: a major international no-profit association committed to give the right value to food, in respect of those who produce, in harmony with the environment and ecosystems, thanks to the knowledge of which they are custodians of territories and local traditions.
The travel will still be the center of the festival, and “food” and “environment” are added to this theme.
To enrich the fourth edition there will be three categories related to the environment and its safeguard: “Narrative Earth Short” e “Docu Earth Short”, dedicated to fiction and non-fiction short film, environment-themed, and the real novelty of this year “Children of the Earth”, dedicated to school projects and young directors under 18.
As ever, remain the categories dedicate to fiction and non-fiction short-films, experimental and animation.
There are eleven different categories in the competition:
1. “Super Shorts”
Short films both fiction or documentary, of a maximum duration of 180 seconds; 2. “Docu-Shorts”
Non-fiction short films, of a maximum duration of 30 minutes;
3. “Narrative Shorts”
Dedicated to fiction short films, of a maximum duration of 25 minutes; 4. "Gazes from the World"
dedicated to experimental, fiction and documentary short films, not strictly connected with others categories, of a maximum duration of 15 minutes; 5. “Animation”
Animated short films, of a maximum duration of 15 minutes;
6. "Andaras Noas" (New Paths)
dedicated to fiction stories that tell the moment before the start of the trip, of a maximum duration of 25 minutes;
“SPECIAL SLOW FOOD CATEGORIES”
7. “Narrative Short Food” Dedicated to fiction short films, food-themed, of a maximum duration of 20 minutes;
8. “Docu-Short Food”
Non-fiction short films, food-themed, of a maximum duration of 30 minutes.
“TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH” CATEGORIES
9. “Narrative Earth Short”
Dedicated to fiction short films, environmental-themed, of a maximum duration of 20 minutes;
10. “Docu Earth Short” Dedicated to non-fiction short films, environmental-themed, of a maximum duration of 30 minutes;
11. “Children of the Earth”
Dedicated to short films, documentaries and fiction environmental-themed, from schools or under 18 students (20 minutes of maximum duration).
It will be possible to submit their own works through the online platform FilmFreeway.