Regulations of the
15th Cairo International Film Festival
For Children 4 – 10
15th Cairo International Film Festival for Children will be
held during the period from 3 – 10 March 2005.
aim of the festival is to sustain and encourage the artistically
appreciated Films and programs interested in world problems of
Children and Youth in all levels (Local and International). And aiming
to collaborate in their bringing up guiding their behavior and in
Festival includes the following films:
for Children's and Youths up to 14 years
old and for their families.
documentary and education films.
TV films and
The Films will be shown in the following sections:
Competition (including a section for each
category mentioned in article (3).
programs and Cartoon (Video).
General conditions for
participation in the different sections.
must be on 35mm.
Video-Cassettes VHS should be delivered
and previewed by the selection committee.
should be sent for each film:
Entry form fully
The International Juries:
Festival's Management will incorporate two International
Juries : One for Feature & Short Films and the other for
TV. Films and programs & Cartoons.
jury will include experts and children from all over
Concerning the participant children, their artistic
knowledge and information about the production is
juries will attribute three prizes to the best three
films in each category of the competition (Article 5).
Article 9: The
Festival's Management has the right to invite some films
of special importance to participate at any section
of the Festival.
Article 10: Films
participating in any section of the Festival which are in
their original language must be with English or French
Article 11: Entry
forms, special information and necessary publicity
material for each film must be sent to the Secretariat of
the festival before February 1st 2005.
Definitive print of each participating film must arrive
to the Customs Agent of the Festival at Cairo
International Airport before 10th of
Participants will bear the costs of shipment from the
print's origin to Cairo Airport. The Festival will
insure the costs of returning the print from Cairo
Airport to its origin within 15 days, after the end of
the festival. Packages containing films and numbered
reels should be provided with labels indicating the
name of the festival in
letters. Participants must inform the
Festival's Management with
dispatching details of their films by Fax.
The Festival insures the print of the film since its
reception at Cairo International Airport and till its
dispatching to its origin.
a print be lost, the responsibility of the festival will be limited
only to the extent of the value indicated by the producer on the entry
Should a print be
damaged the producer must sent an approved laboratory bill no later
than one month after receiving his print in order not to lose his
right at the Insurance Company.
These Regulations have been written in Arabic and
translated to English and in case of conflicting
interpretations, the Arabic text will be referred to.
Participating in the festival implies full acceptance of all
conditions mentioned in these Regulations.