The 7th London Kurdish Film Festival

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 7TH LONDON KURDISH FILM FESTIVAL

DEADLINE : SUNDAY 25 SEPTEMBER 2011

We are happy to announce that the 7th London Kurdish Film Festival will be held in London in 2011 from 17-24th November 2011. The main venue for the festival will be brand new Picturehouse Hackney.

As the festival organising committee, we invite all Kurdish and non-Kurdish directors who have made films about the Kurdish people or Kurdish issues to submit their work for possible inclusion in this year’s festival programme. The LKFF accepts feature, documentary and short films with English subtitles for the selection process. We can show films in many formats (including digital, 3D, satellite, 35mm, HD, Mini DV, DVD etc).

CONDITIONS FOR SUBMITTING PREVIEW COPIES FOR SELECTION

Films

We accept films made by Kurdish directors on any subject chosen, or films by non-Kurdish directors primarily focusing on Kurdish people or issues.

Genres

All (features, shorts, animation experimental and documentaries)

Format

DVD preferably but DV CAM or mini DV also acceptable. Please note these are for selection purposes only. Films selected for the festival will need to be supplied in the best available format.

Subtitles

All films must be subtitled in English.

Deadline

Sunday 25 September 2011

Submission / mailing costs

All mailing costs for submissions are the responsibility of the directors or producers. The London Kurdish Film festival does not contribute to the cost of sending preview copies to the festival committee for selection purposes. If LKFF appoints any person/s to collect films on their behalf, then the Festival is responsible for transport of the materials to United Kingdom.

Return Policy on Preview Copies

Preview copies cannot be returned to the directors, producers or distributors. Copies of all films will be kept in the London Kurdish Film Festival Film Archive.

For more info:

www.lkff.co.uk

CONTACTING LONDON KURDISH FILM FESTIVAL ORGANISING COMMITTEE

If you have any queries regarding the festival, submissions or any other mater related to the festival, then please contact festival committee members through below contact details;

For general information in English, Kurdish (kurmanji) and Turkish about the festival, submission procedure, and details of previous festivals please contact

Mustafa Gundogdu

E-mail: mustafa.gundogdu@gmail.com

Mobile: 00 44 78 76 71 02 50

and

Kerim Gokturk

E-mail : kerimgm@gmail.com

Mobile : 00 44 75 45 75 85 15

For general information in English, Kurdish (sorani), Farsi and Arabic about the festival, submission procedure, and details of previous festivals please contact

Ata Mufty

E-mail: atamufty@yahoo.co.uk and atamufty@gmail.com

Mobile: 00447435818181

Download submission form

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