European Media Art Festival and Exhibition, Osnabrueck

 European Media Art Festival and Exhibition, OsnabrueckDeadline: 5 December 2011

Open to: Artists whith new works (films, videos, installations, performance projects or expanded media works)

EMAF is one of the most influential forums of . As a meeting point for artists, curators, distributors, galleries and an audience of experts the festival has a great impact on the topics and aesthetics of Media Art. Each year the festival offers its visitors a current overview of experimental films, installations, performances, digital formats and hybrid forms, ranging from personal and political subjects or formal experiments to provocative statements from the pulsating area of “Media Art – Society”. The Festival sees itself as a place of experimentation and a laboratory where extraordinary works, experiments and ventures are created and presented.

We look forward to receiving your entries to the competition, with new works. You’re invited to send us films, videos, installations, performance projects or expanded media works. Please use the online forms for all submissions.

// AWARDS At the festival an international jury will present the >EMAF Award< for a trend-setting work in Media Art and the >< of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the promotion of intercultural exchange. Furthermore, the jury of the will award the prize for the best German experimental film.

// CINEMA Experimental shorts and feature films, music videos, new forms of narration and documentation as well as specials and retrospectives.

// EXHIBITION From 18 April to 27 May 2012, the festival will present current media installations in the and other locations in Osnabrueck.

// EXPANDED MEDIA Artistic projects in media-arts, performances, digital music and sound projects, as well as the latest concepts of expanded cinema.

//MEDIA CAMPUS The contact and project exchange forum for new projects, tendencies and concepts from the media universities, academies of art and design colleges of Europe.

// CONGRESS Theoretical debates covering the various issues of the festival in talks, workshops, artist presentations and panel discussions. 

How to submit a work?

1. Please visit the online application form on the website and register with your e-mail address, your own password and your personal data.

2. A confirmation of your registration will be sent to your e-mail address.

3. After registration log on to European Media Art Festival with your e-mail and password.

4. Click on “Submission of work”

5. Please read the regulations carefully, tick it, click on “Add a new film, installation or expanded media ” Please choose in the field “Category” if you want to submit film/video, installation or expanded media. If you want to submit a work in the field “Expanded Media” please choose additionally in the field “Specification” from the categories Expanded Cinema, Performance, or Netprojects.

Please fill out the application form. After that, click on “Save” at the bottom of the entry form. After you have “saved” this page the second page will appear. Here you may attach more documents and photos.

6. After being registered once, you may submit to your account any number of films as your data and submission maintain.

7. Do not forget to send a copy of your film (DVD) with the ID-Number and a print-out of the form until 5.12.2011 to:

European Media Art Festival
Lohstr. 45A
D-49074 Osnabrueck

Complete rules and application form may be downloaded from the web site:


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