April 1, 2005

AWARDS / CALL FOR ENTRIES: Barcelona International Television Festival (FITB)

                                               CALL FOR ENTRIES 2005


We invite filmmakers of all ages to submit their children and youth productions and participate in the 9th edition of the Barcelona International Television Festival (FITB), which will be held from 14th to 19th November 2005 in the Mediterranean city of Barcelona.

As with previous years, we are especially interested in films that not only entertain but also ideally help educate and form the young viewer in some way.


We welcome all filmmakers, students, legal entities, and production and distribution companies to submit their films destined for television to our festival within the following terms:

Genre: Children and youth - All public

a.      Films and productions made for children and youth.

b.      Films and productions about children and/or dealing with childhood subjects.

c.      Films made by children, youth and audiovisual students.


For more information please check out our website address:  

www.oeti.org where you can find information about the categories and competition sections of the festival, including the prestigious UNICEF PRIZE and the CREATIVE PRIZE Diploma.


The 2005 entry form can be found at: http://www.oeti.org/ingles/festival/entryform.htm (to be completed on-line and forwarded on or before 31st May 2005).

Please contact fitb@oeti.org if you have any queries about the festival.

Please send your films (to arrive no later than 30th June 2005) for the pre-selection to:



c/o Doina Bird - Festival Coordinator

C/ Aragó 290 ?292, Barcelona 08009, SPAIN

Tel:   (34) 93 488 1914 and (34) 93 162 6756 

 Fax: (34) 93 488 2086



Chris Schuepp
Young People's Media Network - Coordinator
c/o ECMC (European Centre for Media Competence)
Bergstr. 8 / 10th floor
D-45770 Marl - Germany
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Email: cschuepp@unicef.org
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Mailing list: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/youthful-media
The YPMN is supported by UNICEF and hosted by the ECMC.
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