Take part in ZFF 72 and impress the online community and our jury with your film!
Win prizes totalling over CF 10'000
Jury Award: CHF 5'000 and an audio post production provided by Jingle Jungle Tonstudios
Viewers Award: CHF 4'000
Mobile Filming Award: Samsung Galaxy S10+ & TAB S5e LTE
And the three winning videos as well as the best rated videos will be shown at Wilmaa on the ZFF 72 Channel!
Produce a maximum 72 second film in just 72 hours! The theme will be announced on Friday, September 27 at 12.00 noon. The deadline for registration for the competition is Friday, 27.09.2019, 12 noon!
Immediately before the announcement of the topic there will be another informative workshop where you can ask your questions! The workshop is aimed at the participants of this year's competition.
When: Friday, 27 September 2019, 10:00 - 12:00 hrs
Where: Festival Center of the Zurich Film Festival, Sechseläutenplatz, 8001 Zurich
Changing Directions: What is my story really about? A workshop about establishing conflict, maximizing drama and other directors duties
The 80/20 rule of the Audiopost. How to create a crisp soundtrack in just a few steps
Mobile Filming: What tools and programs do you need to produce a movie entirely on mobile devices?
The workshop will be moderated by experienced moderator and communication trainer Stephan Lendi.
Please register by 26 September 2019, 12 noon via the following link.
Christoph Benz, Audio Engineer
Denise Bucher, Editor and Film Critic
Jontsch, Radio and TV Presenter, Entertainer
Ivana Kvesic, Director Schweizer Jugendfilmtage and Programmer Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Nico Lypitkas, Lecturer and Head of BA Cast / Audiovisual Media, ZHdK
Sandeep Abraham, Director and DoP
Daniela Berther, Producer and Consultant
Flavio Gerber, Producer and Director
For example, this was our Jury Award winning film: "The Other Side of the Tracks" by Danay Gijzen.
This is the winning entry in the category "Mobile Fiming": "Ready Gamer One" by Valérie Catricalà
And that the Viewers Award winner, who received the most points in the online voting: "Umbral" by Alain Tomas Noguez Alfaro
Thursday, September 15, 2019: Registration opens at zff72.com
Friday, September 27, 2019, 12 noon: Announcing of theme & start of 72h countdown
Monday, September 30, 2019, 12 noon: Film entry deadline
Monday, September 30, 2019, 18 evening: Start of online voting
Thursday, October 3, 2019, 18 evening: End of online voting
Friday, October 4, 2019: Announcement of winners and Award Ceremony
What it's all about?
How the films are rated?