Film festival for young talents

Fundación Kine, Cultural y Educativa
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Project implementation period: 
April 2011 to April 2012

About the project

About the projectThe Fundación Kine, Cultural y Educativa organized the 8th edition of the Festival Iberoamericano de Cortos Imágenes Jóvenes en la Diversidad Cultural, a short film festival showcasing audiovisual productions by children and young people (ages 5 to 25) from diverse cultural and social backgrounds.  Meant as a space to generate debate on the role of ICTs and audiovisual language in contemporary society, the festival aims to improve young people’s creative capabilities in producing cultural expressions. Main activities:

  • Managing the pre-production of films in the weeks prior to the Festival;
  • Producing the exhibition material for the Festival in digital form; 
  • Holding the Festival from 17 to 21 October 2011;
  • Screening 150 works, holding 17 exhibitions and  training activities, lectures, talks, courses, and visits by special guests throughout the country including in disadvantaged rural and indigenous communities; and
  • Managing the postproduction of the Festival and promoting the winning short films.