Call for entries

DEADLINE / PREVIEW TAPES / MASTER SCREENER / LANGUAGE / DOWNLOAD / MAIL / PUBLICITY MATERIALS / CONTACT

TranScreen is now accepting submissions of film and video by, about, and of interest to the wide range of the transgender people and allies. We would like to encourage artists to submit films and videos that not only tell life stories of transgender persons, but particularly works that dare to challenge and engage with our societies’ views on gender and other issues that intersect with transgender experiences such as identity, race, nationality or tradition.

DEADLINE

The submission deadline was FEBRUARY 15, 2011. There is NO entry fee. You’ll receive notification whether your work is accepted for the festival before April 15, 2011.
TransMotion Foundation is the non-profit organisation that produces TranScreen.

PREVIEW TAPES/SCREENERS

We accept VHS PAL, NTSC or DVD as preview tapes or screeners.
PLEASE DON’T SEND YOUR MASTERTAPES TO US.
Please label the preview tapes/DVD’s clearly with title and contact address. The preview tapes will be added to the festival archive. Extracts of the video could be used for publicity for the film and the event.

MASTER SCREENER

Final Exhibition Formats:
35 mm, 16 mm, Beta SP
Pal Digi Beta, Mini DV Pal
Mini DV NTSC, PAL DVD, NTSC DVD.

LANGUAGE

Films must come with Dutch or English subtitles.
Or: provide us with a digital document that has the complete subtitles included.

DOWNLOAD

FILL IN AND MAIL US THE SUBMISSION FORM AND PREVIEW TAPE TO:
“BOB”
TranScreen
Weteringschans 195
1017 XE Amsterdam
The Netherlands

N.B. PLEASE STATE ON THE ENVELOPE: NO COMMERCIAL VALUE, PREVIEW ONLY
Please DO NOT USE couriers but only POSTAL SERVICES by submission of your work.

PUBLICITY MATERIALS

Send your digital photo stills (on CD rom), press kits with background & production information on the film, director’s statement, film poster etc.

CONTACT

E-mail: info[a]transcreen.org
http://www.transcreen.org