14 January 2011
ELIA call for proposals Languages through Lenses enter by March 25, 2011
Languages through Lenses
Call for Proposals for short audiovisual productions
European student competition
Deadline: 25 March 2011
ELIA - European League of Institutes of the Arts - in cooperation with CILECT- International Association of Film and Television Schools - is issuing a Call for Proposals for the production of new short audiovisual productions (minimum 60 - maximum 90 seconds) promoting multilingualism in Europe.
The competition is organised on behalf of the European Commission and in partnership with PRIX EUROPA.
Applications will be accepted from students in their third, fourth or fifth year of study at ELIA and CILECT member institutions in the 27 European Union Member States and in Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Turkey.
Successful applicants will receive a production grant of 5000 €, will be invited to a 2 day workshop in Amsterdam and to the PRIX EUROPA Festival in Berlin where the finalised audiovisual productions will be presented. A DVD will be produced and distributed to television stations and festivals.
We are looking for proposals that are innovative, witty, unexpected, motivating, fascinating, creative and that explore the potential of multilingualism and the challenges it creates.
Audiovisual productions with a clear message, self-explanatory, easily understandable to a broad public with different backgrounds and mother tongues.