The 9th Beijing Queer Film Festival Calling for Film Entries
Founded 15 years ago, Beijing Queer Film Festival is currently the only grassroots film festival in China that focuses on independent queer film screenings and cultural exchange activities to expand the discussion on sexual and gender identity. Under a difficult domestic social and political environment, and after many twists and turns, we still remained open year after year, thanks to the help, solidarity and support from many civil society groups and individuals. Wanting to make voices of minority groups heard, the Beijing Queer Film Festival Committee is inviting all great filmmakers throughout the world to submit films for 2016 edition.
The Beijing Queer Film Festival is an annual event. in September 2016, The 9th Beijing Queer Film Festival will take place. We are calling for submissions of all sorts of queer films, please see the eligibilities below:
1. All queer themed films are allowed, all genres and lengths are accepted, including documentaries, features, shorts, animations, experimental films etc.
2. All films have to be produced after January 1st, 2014.
3. Only films that haven’t been screened at the Beijing Queer Film Festival before are allowed.
4. For Chinese films, the submission deadline is 1st August , 2016; for international films, the submission deadline is 15th July, 2016.
ENTRY FORM AND FILM MATERIAL SENT (incomplete submissions are not accepted):
1. Entry form of 9th Beijing Queer Film Festival Entry Form
2. Film poster and stills, and director high definition headshot
3. Submission with online secure screener is preferred, please email your online link with/without a password along with other materials to email@example.com
* If there is no link to the online screener, submission with a DVD copy via post mail is also allowed. Please contact with us first.