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IndieLisboa - International Independent Film Festival, Lisbon

IndieLisboa - International Independent Film Festival
Casa do Cinema
Rua do Rosa, 2.o., sala 1.4
1200-385 Lisboa
1000-166 Lisboa
Portugal
phone +351 213 158 399
fax +351 213 160 057
http://www.indielisboa.com
email: info@indielisboa.com

Festival Director
Mr. Nuno Sena, Mr. Miguel Valverde, Mr. Rui Pereira

Programmers
Ágata Pinho, Carlos Ramos, Catarina Cabral, Nuno Sena, Miguel Valverde, Rui Pereira
program@indielisboa.com

Year of Foundation 2004

Event Date from 25 August 2020 till 05 September 2020

Event Date

in Lisboa, Portugal

International Competition

Sections International Competition (features & shorts); National Competition; IndieJunior (competitive section); Mouth of Madness; Director's Cut; IndieMusic; Silvestre; Brand New; Special Screenings

Category Feature, First Feature, Documentary, Short

Terms of Entry Fictions, Animation, Documentary Shorts/Features, Experimental Shorts/Features can be submitted; Films must be the 1st, 2nd or 3rd work by a director; completed in either 2018 or 2019; no previous presentation in Portugal (only International Competition).

Subtitles English subtitles necessary

Format DCP

Registration Deadline Early Bird: 30 September 2019
Official Deadline: 22 December 2019
Late Deadline: 12 January 2020

Fees Early Bird - shorts: 7€/8$, feature: 20€/23$; Official - shorts: 10€/12$, feature: 30€/34$; Late - shorts: 14€/17$, feature: 40€/45$

Attendance Figures 42,000

Participants of the Film Industry Around 450 participants

Prizes/Awards Feature Film Grand Prize (15.000€), Short Film Grand Prize (4.000€), TVCine&Series Channels Special Award, Macao Tourism Award: Documentary, Animation, Fiction (500€), Award for Best Portuguese Feature Film (7.500€), Best Director in a Feature Film (1.000€), Dolce Gusto Award for Best Portuguese Short Film, FCSH/NOVA New Talent Award (1.500€), Yellow Color + Portugal Film Brand New Award (2.000€), Silvestre Award: Best Feature Film and Best Short Film (1.000€), IndieMusic Award (1.000€), Amnesty International Award (1.500€), Árvore da Vida Award for Best Portuguese Film (2.000€), Schools Award, University Award, Feature Film Award (2.000€), Short Film Award (1.000€), Indie Junior Audience Award (500€)

German Films

2019

International Competition - Shorts
DUERRENWAID 8 by Ines Christine Geißer, Kirsten Carina Geißer
FEST by Nikita Diakur
WALLED UNWALLED by Lawrence Abu Hamdan
 
Silvestre – Features
I WAS AT HOME, BUT (ICH WAR ZU HAUSE, ABER) by Angela Schanelec (DE/RS, Nachmittagfilm Angela Schanelec)
I DO NOT CARE IF WE GO DOWN IN HISTORY AS BARBARIANS by Radu Jude (RO/CZ/FR/ BG/DE, Komplizen Film)
HOMING (QUERÊNCIA) by Helvécio Marins Jr. (BR/DE, Autentika Films)
 
Silvestre – Shorts
FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT by Nina Fischer, Maroan el Sani (DE/IT)
I SIGNED THE PETITION by Mahdi Fleifel (GB/ DE/CH)
 
Special Programmers Screening
BIGGER THAN LIFE by Adnan Softic
 
Indiejunior – Shorts
CAT LAKE CITY by Antje Heyn
BAT (FLEDERMAUS) by Julia Ocker
THE TALE OF THE TINY FROG (GRÖNA GRODAN) by Felicia Bergström
THE MAGNIFYING GLASS (DIE LUPE) by Nazgol Emami
NEST by Sonja Rohleder
THE BIRD WEDDING (DIE VOGELHOCHZEIT) by Jana Geisler
 
Independent Hero Anna Karina
CHINESE ROULETTE (CHINESISCHES ROULETTE) by Rainer Werner Fassbinder (DE/FR, Albatros Filmproduktion)
MAN ON HORSEBACK (MICHAEL KOHLHAAS, DER REBELL) by Volker Schlöndorff
THE CAMP FOLLOWERS by Valerio Zurlini (IT/FR/DE)
 
Director’s Cut – Shorts
THREE CAUSALTIES by Jens Pecho
YOU WHO… (TOI QUI…) by Angelini Claire (FR/DE)
 
Special Screenings – Program
SYNONYMS (SYNONYMES) by Nadav Lapid (FR/IL/DE, Komplizen Film)

Number of Films Shown 250

Media Coverage 100 journalists

Evaluation IndieLisboa is an annual festival, focusing on new cinema, 1st and 2nd films. The programming is of high quality. It is a meeting place for young independent filmmakers from all over the world. The main aim of the festival is to discover new films and new directors in the universe of independent cinema.

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