Amarcort Pitching Competition, 11-13/12

Deadline | Event Dates (period)
11 December 2017 - 13 December 2017
Rimini, Italy
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Amarcort Film Festival launches AFF-SMI (Amarcort Film Festival Short Movie Industry): an area dedicated to short movie industry (11-13 December),  it will be accessible only by professionals (authors, producers, distributors, buyers) with festival accreditation.

Block notes:  a pitch for direcotrs who want to make a short film and have already made a teaser, or found a part of required funds. 


  • Directors must send a description of the project, amount required for project fulfillment and one between a teaser or a document demonstrating that a part of the funds has been found.
  • Deadline: November 12th. 
  •  Presentation  of selected projects: December 13th, 3pm


Video Library:  aim is to promote short films for professional use. This will be available only during AFF-SMI days and for professionals with festival accreditation.

  • Short film must be no longer than 30 minutes, made after 1/1/ 2016 and have English subtitles. 
  • Information: title, genre, author, nation, year, running time. Send this till 6 November
  • Send files till 15 November
  • Submission is open to distributors as well.


Round tables, conferences and meetings with professionals 
Monday, Dec. 11th, 3pm:  Creative Europe - opportunities for producers (held by a representative of Creative Europe Desk of Turin)
Tuesday, Dec. 12th, 3pm: Masterclass on short movies distribution (with Italian and international distributors. To follow: distributors meet other professionals.

Buyers, producers, festivals, professionals from movie industry and authors who do not submit movies or projects, are invited to take part to the AFF-SMI, in order to meet other professionals, attend the meetings and get useful and important contacts for their job.

Accreditation is free and must be requested before November 20th at the following address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Event Dates

  • From 11 December 2017 to 13 December 2017


For all training / residencies/ workshops opportunities, CLICK HERE.

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