Genesis international film festival (GIFF) is an international short film festival. To promote talented authors, we connect them with film screening platforms, streaming services and TV channels. We invite the best participants to the festival jury to create a logical continuity between seasons of the festival, as well as to develop and promote the festival on the world stage.
Also we (organizers) want to show that each human being is a unique person with his own special outlook on life and art, and with the help of works from all over the world, we want to show how art can be diverse.
The missions of the festival are tо: - create a platform for demonstrating participants' unique view on art - reward the best works with well-deserved attention - build a community for exchanging useful contacts between creative people
1. All films must be submitted in English or with English subtitles. 2. There is entry fee required. Festival participation fees are non-refundable. 3. Work duration criteria: - short films must be no longer than 30 minutes; - documentaries must be no longer than 120 minutes; - scripts must be no longer than 140 pages. 4. Selected films will be required to submit a high-resolution file of the project. To submit films for consideration to the Film Selection Committee fill out the online entry form and upload the film. Accepted formats for visual artwork: .mp4 files, Vimeo/YouTube links, dropbox links or any cloud storage link. 5. All producers and/or directors who own the rights to the film they are submitting are eligible for competition. 6. Each filmmaker or producer may submit as many films as desired. An entry form for each work must be submitted. 7. If selected, participants will be notified via email in order to continue in the competition. 8. Participation in the Festival implies acceptance of these Regulations 9. By submitting an application to us, you give us the right to show your film online and also in front of a live audience in Moscow, Russia. Not all nominated films will be screened. By submitting, the individual or corporation submitting the project hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the project for screening and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
Alexander has extensive experience in acting. He starres in dramas, thrillers and short films. Famous film projects with the participation of Alexander: the series "The Telki" and the feature film "Masha."
Alexandra has extensive experience in producing short films and giving lectures to students and the professional community.
Director, producer, virtual and augmented reality artist @ASMalorodnov
Alexander has released a number of international documentaries, was engaged in the production of advertisements and music videos, and created a number of major commercial projects around the world using holograms and 3D-mapping.
Producer, owner of a digital agency, head of an IT company
Alexander has extensive experience in the production of various media content, mainly of an advertising nature. Producer of short films. Now Alexander is developing his own digital agency.
Alexander was graduated from the New York Film Academy majoring in film-directing. In 2014 received the title of Master of Arts and Management. Several of Alexander's films were selected for screening at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2020 Alexander founded the Vienna International Film Awards.
Manzini Zungu is a South African award-winning filmmaker and producer known for the animated film Shaka: Inkosi Yamakhosi. He is also a passionate storyteller who loves to tell heritage stories of African origin.
Alexander is a certified advertising director. He has made several short films and worked for TV channels as a designer. He has worked on projects ranging from TV commercials to feature-length films. Now Alexander is developing his own motion graphics studio.
Alexander has a great experience in sound engineering and live performances. One of the founders of folk-electronic band Gilead, and author of the sound design of some projects, including a shortfalls, games and commercial
Viacheslav is skilled in directing, screenwriting, and film editing. He has great experience as an AD, 2nd AD, DOP, production assistant, and location manager. Viacheslav works with many famous worldwide companies.
Timur is a Moscow, Russia based award-winning film director, VFX and motion-design artist. He has a great experience functioning in mediaindustry at all and has remained involved in the community, giving lectures and participates in film and CG VFX events.
Rod studied visual arts, cinema and advertising. He has over 15 years of experience in show-business, he created music videos for many artists, and worked with award-winning directors. Now he is working on the post-production of a documentary, with Soledad Cáceres.
Kirill has extensive experience in filmmaking as a director of photography. He makes music videos, documentaries, short films and TV programs for federal TV channels.
Social entrepreneur with a PhD from the University of Queensland, Australia. @Leif Petersen
Leif is currently a co-Director of a non profit organisation in Cape Town that supports livelihoods in the creative economy, and is also working on a range of creative projects including documentaries, music and exhibitions.
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