By Sydney Levine | Sydneys Buzz November 28, 2012 at 4:00AM
Cinema Under Construction 23 Toulouse will be taking place the 21st and 22nd of March. This double annual event jointly organized by two European festivals (Toulouse and San Sebastian) aims to contribute to the completion, distribution and promotion of Latin American films who encounter difficulties at the stage of post-production.
A selection of six films being finalized will be presented to an audience exclusively composed of film professionals who can contribute decisively to ensure that these works reach the public.
THE DEADLINE FOR RECEIVING MATERIALS FOR SELECTION IS: JANUARY THE 21st 2013
Selected films will receive the following awards:
CINÉMA UNDER CONSTRUCTION TOULOUSE AWARD :
This award consists of post-production services offered by partnered companies, a grant aimed at post-production works, and the promotion of the awarded film. This "Toulouse Films in Progress Award" will be delivered by a jury composed of representatives of companies and entities involved in the award.
- LE CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA CINÉMATOGRAPHIE ET DE L'IMAGE ANIMÉE (CNC) will attribute a grant towards the completion of the project, which will cover post-production work in France.
MACTARI will offer services of audio editing and sound mixing up to 15.000 euros.
TITRA TVS recognized for its subtitling company (since 1934) has diversified its offer. In addition to captioning, the association of TITRA TVS powers proposed post-production services digital (DCP manufacturing, assembling extracts) and manufacture of DVD and Blu Ray sound dubbing studio.
TITRA TVS will offer services of subtitulation, DCP, duplication and copy to DVD up to 3.000.
COMMUNE IMAGE will give access a cinema auditorium equipped with a Christie DLP Cinema Digital Projector and a calibration console Firefly that allows digital postproduction or the same kind of services in an image editing room for 10 days up to 17.000? in the first case and up to 10.000? in the second.
FIREFLY is a company created by 2 experts of digital cinema, Philippe Reinaudo et Luc Guenard. Its main activity is the conception and edition of softwares.
Firefly offers a software suite from the management of the rushes during the shooting to the high quality post-production and the digital-Dailies.
FireCloud is the core of this suite. It consists in a software of colaborative colorimetric calibration from the same site or from distant site. Firefly will provide free Firefly software suite to calibrate the awarded film.
EAUX VIVES together with the business partners will coordinate the awarded film post-production that includes 4 weeks of followed post-production up to 8.600?.
LA CAISSE CENTRALE D'ACTIVITES SOCIALES DU PERSONNEL DES INDUSTRIES ELECTRIQUES ET GAZIERES (CCAS) will offer a five weeks residency in Paris to the winner towards the completion of the post-production or the promotion of the film in France.
CINE + AWARD
CINE + TV network guarantees to purchase the winning film for the amount of 15.000 euros and to broadcast it on its network. This sum will be given to the distributor on condition that this film will be commercially exhibited in French theatres within the first two years following the Cinema Under Construction screening.
EUROPEAN EXHIBITORS AND DISTRIBUTORS AWARD
EUROPA DISTRIBUTION will promote the film to its 120 members network, and especially the 40 European distributors that take part to Europa Distribution International (EDI) project. In the framework of EDI, there will be private screenings on Cinando of the awarded movie organised (with the authorization of the owner of the rights). A bonus will be attributed to the distributors of EDI that commit to release the movie in their country.
LA CONFÉDÉRATION INTERNATIONALE DES CINÉMAS D'ART ET D'ESSAI (CICAE) will systematically inform their 2.000 members about the film. This will make the distribution companies aware of this film and promote its circulation.
EP2C Postproduction training program will advise for international coordination of post-production the responsible for the post production of the film. In addition, EP2C will offer a scholarship as a support dor the travel of one of the producers of one of the films selected wishing to participate in post-production Workshop and whose application is successful.
Le Marché du Film (Festival de Cannes) offers market accreditations to producers of films selected in Toulouse Cinema Under Construction.
The Cinéma under Construction films will have access to international screening throughout the worldwide network of the Instituto Cervantes.
La Région Midi-Pyrénées supports Cinema Under Construction and Cinéma en Développement by contributing towards the presence of film directors and producers (whose films have been selected) as well as cinema professionals (co-production and post-production) who participate in those help facilities.
COMPULSORY CONDITIONS TO VALIDATE THE REGISTRATION
1. Registrate the film on line on this website : http://www.arcalt.fr/cc/
2. If the film is not spoken in Spanish language, please send the version of the movie with spanish, french or english subtitles, or the list of dialogues.
3. Send 6 DVD copies of the working version with the title, the name of the director mentioned on each DVD and the registration form in pdf format you will receive with the confirmation message attachment. DVDs must have all be sent by courier labelled as follows: "NO COMERCIAL VALUE, CULTURAL PURPOSE ONLY".
4. Respect the deadline for receiving the material in the office : 21st of January 2013
THE MATERIAL HAVE TO BE SEND TO THE FOLLOWING ADRESS :
RENCONTRES CINEMAS AMERIQUE LATINE DE TOULOUSE
11 - 13 Grande Rue Saint-Nicolas