1. The festival takes place every year and it is part contest,
part review. Participation is open to everyone.
The competitions will include different categories:
IC - INDEPENDENT
CATEGORY for independent producers (amateur film makers,
PC - PRO CATEGORY for professional productions
( films without time limit )
2. Deadline for
registration (for contest participants) is November, 25th.
3. Deadline for dispatch is December 5th.
4. Registration forms must be sent by e-mail to the following
send us films in H264 format via WeTransfer , DROPBOX etc.
Or via FilmFreeway
Films for the contest would have
to be 2022. or 2023. production, with at least 30% underwater
5. The Organization Board undertakes to take great care of materials
but can in no way be held responsible for loss or damage of materials
during the Festival or in the mailing process. Participants should
therefore take out insurance if they feel it is necessary.
6. Only the works chosen by preselection jury will be presented.
Its decisions will be final.
7. Official languages of the Festival are Serbian, English and
French. For works presented in any other language, the author
must provide a typed script of the work in English or French,
on paper or via e-mail.
be very useful for translators if you send us script ( narration,
if there any ) by e-mail.
Every contestant can show one or more films.
The film length is not limited.
Minimum of underwater shots: 30%.
Competition admission is free.
8. Competitors agree
to the use of their works by the Festival during non-profit-making
promotional campaigns for sub-aqua activities. At each use of
the works the name of the author will be mentioned but no payment
for use of the copyright or retribution of any kind will be possible.
No commercial use of the movies will be made by the organizers
of the Festival.
All individuals wishing to purchase one of the works will be put
in contact with the producers and/or authors.
By turning in their works, competitors guarantee to the Festival
the right to use them (photographs and video footage), no longer
than 2 years, for the purposes of promoting this contest, on printed
materials, slide presentations, in video and Web page formats
and for non-profit, educational purposes. Competitor holds all
copyrights and every acknowledgement will be given to the author.
9 . The Organizing Committee will consider that, according to
law, all works presented are free and clear copyright and the
exclusive property of the authors. By their participation in the
Festival, the authors undertake to guarantee the organizers against
any claims that might be made against them. The Festival organizers
may in no way whatsoever be held responsible in cases of dispute
10. The decisions of the jury are final. Participation in a contest
entails acceptance of the above regulations.
Director / Author (name)
Co-director / Co-author
-- IC -
INDEPENDENT CATEGORY for independent producers with films
up to 26 minutes (amateur film makers, independent producer).
--PC - PRO CATEGORY for professional productions
( films without time limit )
Year of production:
format of the film: