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Selections for Toronto and London in July

Deadlines: June 14th - 20th

Selections for Toronto and London in July

As usual Filmitalia, the Promotion Dpt of Istituto Luce Cinecittà, organizes the Italian selections for the Toronto International Film Festival (44th edition, Sept. 5/15, 2019) and for the BFI London Film Festival (63rd edition, Oct. 2/13, 2019).

TORONTO
Andrea Picard, TIFF Programmer, will be our guest to watch this year’s submissions from July 1st through the 3rd, 2019.
Eligibility:
Films must not have been previously submitted to TIFF for Festival consideration (not even in different versions or early working copies)
Films must have been completed after September 1, 2018
For further information, TIFF rules and conditions are available >at this link<
IMPORTANT! We remind you that starting from this year it is necessary to fill the entry form online but the submission fee will be waived if you submit your film trough the selections organized by us. We kindly ask you to send an email within June 14th to the following addresses: a.nucara@cinecittaluce.it and g.guerrasio@cinecittaluce.it. Please specify title, name of director and if it’s a feature film or a documentary. We will reply to you giving instructions for the submission and waiver code.

LONDRA

Adrian Wootton CEO of Film London and Program Advisor for The BFI London Film Festival will be our guest to watch this year’s submissions from July 9th through the 11th, 2019.
Eligibility:
Films must have been completed after the month of April 2018 (but must not have been screened in other international festivals prior to the 2018 edition of LFF) and must be UK premieres.
For further information, LFF rules and conditions are available >at this link<
IMPORTANT! We remind you that for The BFI London Film Festival it is not necessary to submit the film online and/or pay any submission fee if you decide to submit your film trough the selections organized by us.

CONTACTS:
We kindly ask you to send your request of participation to the selection for Toronto and/or London asap to the following contacts:
- Feature Films Submission (please write to all the three addresses):
Annabella Nucara a.nucara@cinecittaluce.it
Griselda Guerrasio g.guerrasio@cinecittaluce.it
Carla Cattani c.cattani@cinecittaluce.it
- Documentaries Alessio Massatani a.massatani@cinecittaluce.it

MATERIALS:
Feature Films:
Please send a dvd or bluray (along with a screener link) with English subtitles within June 20th, preferably accompanied by info material in English to the following address:
Attn. NUCARA/GUERRASIO, TORONTO/LONDON SELECTIONS
ISTITUTO LUCE CINECITTA’ – FILMITALIA Via Tuscolana 1055, 00173 Roma
Documentaries:
Please send a link of your film with English subtitles ASAP to a.massatani@cinecittaluce.it