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The call for entries has closed and the international jury was announced
On Thursday January 14th the call for entries has closed for the first edition of MAX3MIN, a short film festival for very short films, up to 3 minutes. The festival will take place from 10 to 21 March 2021. More than 2600 films submitted, from 97 Countries around the world, with a peak of submissions from USA, Iran and Italy, tying with UK and India. A big result for the first edition of the festival directed by the Italian Argentinian set designer Martina Schmied. MAX3MIN will offer a selection of the best films lasting up to 3 minutes (excluding titles). All the films will be available worldwide to stream for free on the festival platform, that can be accessed by registration on the Web site.
The official selection will be announced at the beginning of March and it will be composed by the 100 short films that will make up the programme and that can be watched for free on the festival platform from 10 to 21 March. All films will be presented in rotation, with no division into categories.
The International Jury will have the task to draw up the “playlist” of the best 10 short films. The winner will win the Best Film Award and will receive 3,000 euros. In addition to the previously announced Tony Kaye, who directed American History X, and the editor Elisa Bonora, the jury is composed by the cartoonist and plastic artist Powerpaola, well known for her graphic novel Virus Tropical, Enrico Gabrielli, founder of the band Calibro 35, brilliant multi-instrumentalist and composer who has collaborated with national and international artists such as Mike Patton, Muse, PJ Harvey, Daniel Johnston and many more, and Martina Pastori, director and filmmaker specialized in music videos and fashion films, collaborating with artists like Fabri Fibra and Ghali and with fashion brands like Gucci, Dsquared, Max Mara.
The winner of the first edition of MAX3MIN will be announced in a live streaming ceremony awards on March 21. During the event, the Audience Award winners will be proclaimed too, thanks to the on-line voting.