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Open Call for artist video & short film submissions / CFCCA


CFCCA invites local North West based emerging artists to submit short artist video and films to be included in a show reel as part of our new emerging film talent event Film Focus: Interviews and Interventions in March 2017. The gallery has previously shown work by major artists and film makers including Ben Rivers, Rachel Maclean, Wong Ping and Cao Fei, and has worked with organisations like HOME, Floating Cinema in London and Videoclub to screen films and artist video. We invite all entrants and selected artists to attend the event and celebrate local artist/film talent in the North West.

Deadline for entries: Sunday 12 March 2017, 5pm

For full details and how to apply see Information pack attached

If you have any questions please contact CFCCA Programme & Engagement Coordinator Abi Mitchell on: 

The brief:

CFCCA invites local North West based artists to submit 1 short film or artist video for consideration for the Film Focus: Interviews and Interventions showcase event and/or 1 short film for the Digital Gallery. Films should be new, 2016/17, and relate in some way to CFCCA’s exhibition programme, possible themes could include; lens based media, digital technology, visual perception, contemporary art, China, Hong Kong, art & science, public/private space. (Please see our website for more information on our recent & current exhibition programme.) Films should be no longer than 4 minutes and should be submitted in .mov format. Submissions should be sent via email with the following details in the body of the email (We Transfer link for video); a title, date, the name of the artist or production team, and a short detailed paragraph about the piece of work.