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Dragon Award New Talent 2011 – competition open

Göteborg International Film Festival continues its search for new interesting talent. The second edition of the short film competition Dragon Award New Talent is now up and running. And the first competing films are uploaded.

Dragon Award for New Talent is an international short film competition and award. It is open to everybody with a film to upload on the competition site. The maximum length of the film is ten minutes and the number of films competing has no limit. Submission closes on December 31.

The audience voting goes on until January 16 when the jury chooses the winner among the top ten films. The award ceremony will take place at the Dragon Award Gala on February 5, at the closing of the 34th festival, to which the winner will be invited to accept the red Dragon statuette.

Dragon Award for New Talent is a cooperation between Göteborg International Film Festival, the advertising agency SCP, the web agency Nute  and the streaming partner Kaigan.

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34th Göteborg International Film Festival Jan 28-Feb 7, 2011


Göteborg International Film Festival is the leading film festival in
Scandinavia and – with an audience of 200 000 visitors a year –  one of the
largest festivals in the world. GIFF is always one step ahead in the search
for new talent and tomorrow’s stars with:

* The prestigious Dragon Awards, including The Nordic Film Award and TIBIDA
– The Ingmar Bergman International Debut Award.
* The Nordic Film Market, presenting the latest and upcoming Scandinavian
films to international buyers, sales agents and festival programmers.
* The Göteborg International Film Festival Fund, supporting young talent in
developing countries, in cooperation with SIDA.





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