SPANISH SCREENING / Call

14th edition of Spanish Screenings – Málaga de Cine, will run March 17, 18 & 19, 2020.

This event designed as the international platform to promote Spanish cinema, whose main objective is fostering international sales of our cinema, has successfully positioned itself as a key meeting point amongst the most important international industry markets.

During this 3-days event, international buyers sales agents, directors and/or programmers of international film festivals will have the opportunity to view the most recent Spanish productions, the Work in Progress films (WIP) and the Next from Spain promo footage, the films to come.

Likewise, producers and the most renowned representatives from the audiovisual industry will have access to the business meeting point known as the Industry Club. A business space fully furnished to promote negotiations, sales and networking of the delegates attending the event.

The Spanish Screenings, Malaga de Cine activities are:

Screenings:
Market screenings at the multiplex Yelmo Vialia where international buyers and programmers/directors of film festivals will have the opportunity to watch the latest and mainstream Spanish films (as of 2019 last quarter), as well as, Spanish films selected for the Official, Zonazine, Malaga Premiere and Documentary sections of Malaga Festival 2020.

Market Premieres:
“By invitation only” screenings of feature films & TV series in one of the festival centrally located venues.

NEO Screenings:
Screening of our most innovative and risky cinema. We will introduce the audience to the new Spanish cinematographic trends and specifically the films selected for the film festival ZonaZine section.

Next From Spain
:
Screening of trailers and promo footage of the Spanish future releases (an exclusive service for international sales agents).

Spanish WIP:
Screening sessions to drive completion of the Spanish films in post-production and to foster its dissemination and promotion.

TV Series Screenings
:
A new platform focused in promoting and disseminating the Spanish fiction, web, mini, documentary or TV series.

Industry Club
:
Producers, distributors, sales agents and MAFIZ participants meeting area.

Veomálaga:
Online viewing platform of films and TV series. Access is only granted to international distributors and programmers/directors of film festivals.

Spanish Screenings – Málaga de Cine is organized by Malaga Festival and Malaga City Council in collaboration with ICAA (National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts), ICEX España Exportación e Inversiones, (Trade Commission of Spain), the Andalusia Government, EGEDA (Audiovisual Producers' Rights Management Association)

PARTICIPATION

Spanish Screenings, Málaga de Cine 14th edition services & terms are as follows:

1. Exclusive Use Booth (2x3 meters)
An exclusive space strategically located in a priority area of the venue, specially furnished for Spanish sales agents and distributors. Subject to availability and the organization criteria.
Sales agents must have a minimum of 25 films on their line-up or film library and present at least 3 new films on the market screenings.

Price: 1.600 € + taxes (21%)

Services/Benefits:

• Priority location
• Priority in booking screenings at the multiplex Yelmo Vialia & Market Premieres
• Company logo or trademark placement. The booth includes a plasma screen TV, 1 table, 3 chairs and a storage space.
• Booking of market screenings on the multiplex Yelmo Vialia at reduced rates.
• Screening and promotion of the company’s line-up.
• 4 badges free of cost
• Regular update and priority access to the buyers list.
• Publishing of the company’s contact information on the market guide.
• Wifi and catering services.
• Free access to networking activities.

2. Basic Booth (1.20x2 meters)
Booth for producers and/or Spanish sales agents, specially designed for their business meetings.
Price: 800 € + taxes (21%)

Services/Benefits:

• Company logo or trademark placement. The booth includes a plasma screen TV, 1 table, 3 chairs and a storage space.
• Booking of market screenings on the multiplex Yelmo Vialia at reduced rates.
• Screening and promotion of the company’s line-up.
• 2 badges free of cost
• Regular update and priority access to the buyers list.
• Publishing of the company’s contact information on the market guide.
• Wifi and catering services.
• Free access to networking activities.

3. Exclusive Use Table
Space for Spanish producers and sales agents, strategically located for their business meetings.
Price: 400 € + taxes (21%)

Services/Benefits:

• Company logo or trademark placement.
• Exclusive use working table with 3 chairs.
• Booking of market screenings on the multiplex Yelmo Vialia at reduced rates.
• 2 badges free of cost
• Regular update and priority access to the buyers list.
• Publishing of the company’s contact information on the market guide.
• Wifi and catering services.
• Free access to networking activities.

3. Badge / Industry Club

The MAFIZ badge gives access to the Industry Club, a space designed to foster international sales of Spanish contents and networking of delegates attending the event.
Price per company: 200€ + taxes (21%) - maximum 2 delegates per company. Additional delegate: 100€ + taxes (21%)

Services/Benefits:

• Free access to all the public events organized by MAFIZ.
• Access to the buyer’s list one week prior to the event.
• Publishing of the company’s contact information on the market guide.
• Free access to the public MAFIZ key notes and side events.
• Customer service and information booth.
• Wifi and catering services.

4. Screenings at the multiplex Yelmo Vialia Málaga

Screening sessions at the multiplex Yelmo Vialia Málaga. Only buyers and programmers/directors of film festivals can access the market screenings.

Screenings are scheduled in 3 sessions during the 3 days of the event: 10:00, 12:00 & 14:00

Prices:

10.00 session: 180 € + taxes for companies that have booked a stand or table / 220 € + taxes for the rest of companies

12.00 session: 250 € + taxes, for companies that have booked a stand or table / 300 € + taxes, for the rest of companies

14.00 session
: 150 € + taxes, for companies that have booked a stand or table / 200 € + taxes, for the rest of companies

5. Veomálaga

Online viewing platform for films and TV series. Access is only granted to international distributors and programmers/directors of film festivals.
The Industry Club is also equipped with a series of electronic devices that will allow viewing on-site of the VEOMALAGA contents.
Price: 100€ + taxes, for companies that have booked a stand or table / 150€ + taxes, for the rest of companies.
*The price includes entry of 5 films (maximum).

Terms

• Sales agents must be Spanish.
• To access or book this service, you must be a registered delegate.
• Only Spanish films are accepted.
• Only Films or TV series produced as of 2019 can be entered.
• All films must have burn-in English subtitles.
• Films at the market screenings can also be submitted to the video library
• Copies of films must be sent following the instructions and in the format or deadline determined by the organizing committee.

6. Market Premieres

Screening room equipped with all the necessary facilities for these private screenings sessions of films and TV series. Market Premieres will be scheduled in prime time. An exclusive service for Spanish sales agents.
Price: 400€ + taxes

Terms:
• The company must be Spanish.
• To access or book this service you must be a registered delegate.
• All audiovisual works must have the Spanish nationality
• Copies of films must be sent following the instructions and in the format or deadline determined by the organizing committee.

TERMS & CONDITIONS:


All films submitted for the SPANISH SCREENINGS or NEO SCREENINGS sections must comply with the following:

• Only Spanish films that haven’t been released or that have been released as of the last quarter of 2019 (either at market screenings or in theaters), and the Spanish films selected for the Official and ZonaZine sections of Malaga Festival 2020 will be accepted. Priority will be given to new releases and films that have not been screened at other local or international markets (International Market Premieres).
• Films entered by Spanish sales agents will also have priority.
• All copies must be sent in DCP format with burn-in english subtitles.
• Copies of films must comply with the deadlines determined by the organizing committee.
• The international sales agent or the producer of the film must be a Spanish Screenings registered delegate and has to attend the market.
• The Spanish Screenings - Málaga de Cine Organizing Committee will withdraw the films that don’t comply with the aforementioned requirements, or give priority to the films that comply with the market criteria (international sales potential, cast, budget, etc.).
• All requests, as long as, these comply with the aforementioned requirements will be accepted on a first come first served basis until full capacity has been reached.
• In the event that entries exceed the time-slots available or if we are not able to offer the requested schedule, we will inform the companies with sufficient prior notice in order to change the schedule or cancel the market screening.
• To enter a film doesn’t mean that it has been accepted.

REGISTRATION:

• The Spanish Screenings & Neo Screenings registration deadline is January 15, 2020.
• You can access the registraron form by clicking the following link: https://mafiz.es/evento/spanish-screening/formulario
• To clarify any doubts or for further information don’t hesitase to contact us at: screenings@festivaldemalaga.com
• After having received your request we will get in touch with you by email to confirm total amount due and the bank details for wire transfers. Requests will be valid as soon as payment is verified.
• This open call is in compliance with the terms and regulations determined by the film festival and will be distributed to media outlets or social networks following our standard operating procedures.

How to participate in SPANISH WIP

Films must be submitted by Spanish production companies. In case of an international coproduction copy of the agreement or deal memo indicating the percentage of each country involved is required.

REGISTRATION:

• Deadline for entering projects for the Spanish WIP is January 15, 2020.
• You can access the registraron form by clicking the following link: https://mafiz.es/evento/wip/formulario
• To clarify any doubts or for further informativo don’t hesitase to contact us at: malagawip@festivaldemalaga.com
• The film link and password is required and must be included on the registration form aforementioned.
• Film cut must have a minimum length of 60 minutes and ideally should not exceed 90 minutes, although the latter isn’t an exclusive option.

IN CASE OF SELECTION:

• The director/producer of the project commits to attend the event during all the WIP days. In case of absence, the project will be disqualified.

• Participants must send:

1. A download link of the film that will be screened at the multiplex Yelmo Vialia within the framework of the Spanish Screenings.
2. A 10 min. download link that will be screened during the presentation of the film to the international delegates invited.
3. Technical specs and formats will be informed after the project has been selected.
4. Both copies of the films, the 10 min. one and the one that will be screened at the Yelmo Vialia cinema must have burn-in English subtitles. Participants should take into account that Work in Progress (WIP) is an international event and most guests do not speak Spanish.
5. All participants must bring a backup copy on a pen-drive or a portable hard drive.
6. Selected films and final cuts must include at the beginning and the end the Work in Progress Official Selection logo.
7. In case of winning an award, the official logo of the laboratory must be included on the final copy of the film. Logos and/or trademarks will be provided by the lab organization.
8. Producers of films awarded should consider offering the film to the Malaga Festival Organization or Selection Committee for its premiere at the film festival.

BENEFITS

-The teams of the projects/films selected will have the opportunity to pitch their projects to the experts invited (international funds, sales agents, distributors and producers) and schedule one-on-one meetings with participants.

-The Malaga Work in Progress staff will decide on the meetings venue, taking into account the best environment for this type of event.

-By submitting a project for MÁLAGA WORK IN PROGRESS implies the acceptance and knowledge of the terms and regulations. Likewise, participation of projects corroborates knowledge of the terms and regulations.

-Projects selected will be notified by email on January 2020.

-Selected projects will be uploaded on VEOMALAGA, our online platform. Access to the online platform is an exclusive service for international distributors and festivals’ programmers.

For more information:

SPANISH SCREENINGS: screenings@festivaldemalaga.com

SPANISH WIP: malagawip@festivaldemalaga.com

MAFIZ: mafiz@festivaldemalaga.com

ORGANIZED BY
Malaga City Council and Malaga Festival


IN COLLABORATION WITH
:

ICAA, ICEX, JUNTA DE ANDALUCÍA & EGEDA

www.festivaldemalaga.com


www.mafiz.es