Regular Deadline: 31 March 2019
Late Deadline: 30 June 2019
Extended Deadline: 10 September 2019
2019 Overcome Film Festival
The 2019 Overcome Film Festival is the international event for all storytellers, filmmakers, and artists to tell the world their stories of survival and triumph over adversity. The 2019 official program will include Features and Short films in the categories of live-action, animation, narrative, non-narrative, experimental, and audiovisual poetry with 27 Award categories.
The Overcome Film festival especially encourages and welcomes the entries of filmmakers all over the world who want to share their experiences in overcoming adversity or any other factor that has contributed to their growth as a person and motivated them to celebrate their existence. It is the focus of the film festival to give survivors a voice and a venue to share their life experiences and provide hope to others regardless of where they come from in the world.
Please be aware that if your film is selected to run in the festival, you will be requested to provide English subtitles for your film
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Film making
- Story telling
English. (only if you win, for translation)
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
Results will be announced on October 15, 2019.
- individuals over 18 years of age
- The Overcome Film Festival cannot accept the following works:
-Anything that you are not the author and copyright holder of the work you submit.
-Offensive, illegal, discriminatory, or harmful works.
-Anything that reveals the personal information and likeness of any individual that you do not have written permission to do so.
-Anything that you are not comfortable allowing us to show in public.-The Overcome Film Festival will not pay screening fees and it is assumed that any submitted film is both available to be screened, with no legal restrictions, and without expectation of a fee being paid.-Please be aware that if your film is selected to run in the festival, you will be requested to subtitle and narrate your film as the focus of the festival is to include everyone.
For more information about the rules from here
- laurels and certificates will be given to winning films.
First Step: submit your film using one of the platforms, listed on the festival site:
Be aware that each platform has a different deadline.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Hour Ahmed/Egypt “
Reviewed by” Abdelrahman sabry/ Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team