March 17, 2006

EVENTS / AWARDS: Barcelona International Television Festival (FITB)

FITB 06.

10th edition of Barcelona International Television Festival, (FITB)

Three-day screening for children and young people from around the world divided into: documentaries, animations, TV programmes and series. Two prizes: UNICEF and CREATIVE. Including MEDIA LITERACY and screenings from the Audiovisual Service of the Department of Education of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia.

November 14 to 16, 2006. From 10 a.m. to 13 p.m. and from 15p.m. to 18p.m.
Auditorium of the
Museum of History of Catalonia, Pl. Pau Vila, 3, Barcelona
Free entrance

We invite filmmakers of all ages to submit their children and youth productions destined for television and participate in the 10th edition of the
Barcelona International Television Festival (FITB), which will be held from November 13 to 18, 2006 in the cosmopolitan Mediterranean city of Barcelona.

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

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

Genre: Children and youth - All public

Films and productions made for children and youth

Films and productions about children and/or dealing with childhood

Films made by children, youth and audiovisual students.

For more information please check out our website.
The 2006 entry form can be found at Festival>Entry form. The deadline is May 31.
Please contact if you have any queries about the festival.

Please send your films (to arrive no later than
June 30, 2006) for the pre-selection to:

El Festival Internacional de Televisón de
c/o: Doina Bird - Festival Coordinator
C/ Aragó 290-292,
Barcelona 08009, SPAIN
Tel: (34) 93 488 1914
(34) 93 162 6756
: (34) 93 488 2086


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