Submissions for the 3rd Annual CCCL Film Festival will be open in June 2022.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  1. CCCL Film Festival accepts only short films produced by filmmakers based in Asian countries.

  2. Short films must tell stories related to climate change impacts.

  3. The total length of the film must be under 15 minutes (inclusive of the title sequence and closing credits)

  4. We accept previously submitted films.

  5. Any film in a language other than Thai must provide English subtitles.

*The Climate Change story refers to stories about drought, extreme heat, floods, landslides, sea-level rise, storm surges in coastal areas, loss of biodiversity (due to various factors, mainly deforestation, and urbanization), and extreme weather events.

AWARDS & PRIZES

Main Competition (Only films made by a filmmaker based in Thailand are eligible for jury prizes.)

Judged by Thai film critics, filmmakers, and environmental academics, the CCCL Short Film Competition is divided into two categories:

  1. Documentary Category

    1. Grand Jury Prize: the winning film receives THB 70,000

    2. Honorable Mention: the film receives THB 35,000

  2. Non-Documentary Category

    1. Grand Jury Prize: the winning film receives THB 70,000

    2. Honorable Mention: the film receives THB 35,000

 

Special Prizes (Both Thai and international films are eligible.)

1. Youth Jury Award: the winning film receives THB 10,000

This award is judged by the CCCL Student Ambassadors.

2. Audience Choice Award: the winning film receives THB 10,000

This award is judged by the festival audience.

3. Young Filmmaker Award (for filmmaker is 25 years old and under): the winning film receives THB 20,000

ENTRY CONDITIONS

  1. Applications must guarantee that no rights of third parties are violated by the material used in the complete film submitted to the festival. Applicants have sole responsibility towards third parties in case of disputes over copyright violations.

  2. Applications ensure that the screener or preview link provided is accessible till January 15, 2022.

  3. A work in progress or rough-cut version of your film is acceptable. To avoid confusion throughout the screening review process, we recommend you work on your project until it’s ready to submit.

  4. CCCL Film Festival is not able to provide feedback regarding your film in any case.

  5. If selected, applicants must deliver a film file and all promotional materials requested to CCCL Film Festival.

  6. All films selected for the 2nd Annual CCCL Film Festival automatically include an irrevocable grant to the Sang Foundation on behalf of CCCL Film Festival 2021 to use any material from the film including footage, posters, and stills for promotional, marketing, or educational distribution purposes. CCCL Film Festival may exercise the right to use for these purposes without prior approval of the filmmaker.

  7. The filmmakers allow the CCCL Film Festival to exhibit their films in CCCL film tour events that take place after the festival.

  8. CCCL reserves the right to revise, alter or otherwise change any information or rules announced here or elsewhere without prior notice.