Skena up
International students
film & theatre festival

12th Edition
02––07 December
2014

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SKENA UP Festival
P.O. BOX 39
10000 PRISHTINA
KOSOVO
Tel: +386 49 225 100
email: info@skenaup.com

SKENA UP CALLING!!!

 

International Students Film and Theatre Festival

 

SKENA UP is announcing an open competition for film and theatre students from all over the world.  If you want to join one of the biggest students film and theatre festival and wanna explore Prishtina and the art scene please submit your film or theatre piece by September 15 2013.

 

So, SKENA UP is waiting for you, bring your film or theatre piece, bring warm clothes and let’s get together for the 11th time in Kosovo.

 

 

DIFFERENT PROGRAMS!!!

 

Apart from film and theatre competition SKENA UP brings various programs including a focus in the debut filmmakers from the Balkans “ExYU-Generation Next” curated by Bernd Buder; Re-connect a special program on the best shorts from the region, Retrospective, National competition, different workshops and lectures and many other programs. SKENA UP is known as well for the after party programs which are not just for drinking and dancing but brings to the stage different music bands from the Balkans.

 

Many important figures and special guest including Jan Harlan, Cedomir Kolar, Katriel Schorry, Jack Achoti, Gjergj Xhuvani, Pavel Jech, Nik Powell, Donal McCusker, Arta Dobroshi, David Gothard, Robert Primes etc where part of our program.

 

UNIQUE FESTIVAL!!!

 

SKENA UP Festival is unique not only in Balkans, but also in the wider Europe, by being one of the few festivals dedicated to film and theatre students bringing every year more than 50 film and theatre academies from all around the world. Every Year SKENA UP Festival is visited from around 10 thousand people.

 

 

WANNA BE PART OF SKENA UP FESTIVAL?

 

We accept STUDENT Performances and films (fiction, documentary, animation)

 

Films should be no longer than 30 min.

 

The year of production (film or theatre piece) must be 2012-2013.

 

Submission forms and complete information regarding eligibility for the 2013 SKENA UP Festival will be available at www.skenaup.com

 

DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 15, 2013.

 

For further questions please contact us:

 

SKENA UP Festival

P.O. BOX 39

10000 PRISHTINA

KOSOVO

 

 

RULES FOR FILM PROGRAM


Please read carefully!


This application form must be filled online.


The film in DVD (FOR THE SELECTION ONLY) should also be mailed to:


SKENA UP Festival

P.O. BOX 39

10000 Prishtina

Kosovo


The Selectors of the SKENA UP Festival will decide which film will be invited in the Festival. The Festival Selectors won't accept the applications that don't have all the information required.


DEADLINE is:  SEPTEMBER 15, 2014


The films that will join the competition will be informed by e-mail at least one month before the festival starts.


  • • Films must be no longer than 30 minutes.
  • • The film must be no older than January 2012.
  • • The film must be produced during studies and should present a film school.
  • • The film must have English subtitles


If your film is officially selected you will have to send a BETA SP (PAL) copy in the same address written above.


Note: SKENA UP does not return copies of BETA SP. If your film is officially selected, the Festival will provide these expanses:

. . . .

Round Trip Airport Transport for One representative of the film, Accommodation for 3 Nights during the festival, Free entry to all Festival Program.


KOSOVO VISA:

USA, European Countries and Canada don’t need Visa, for other Countries please contact us to get the right information’s.


TRANSPORTATION

The journey between the airport and the hotel normally takes about 20 to 30 minutes by taxi. As part of the Festival package, meeting at the airport will be arranged for all participants to and from the hotel. To facilitate this, please share your flight information early with SKENA UP staff.


Currency:

The local currency is EURO


For further information please contact us: film@skenaup.com

 

 

 

 

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY!

 

 

 

RULES FOR THEATRE PROGRAM

 

Please read carefully!


The theatre application form of SKENA UP should be filled online.


The applicants must be students (at least the director or the actors!)


DVD of the performance (promotional materials such as posters are welcome) should be sent to the following address:


SKENA UP Festival

P.O. Box 39

10000 Prishtina

Kosovo

 

Festival will decide which performance will be invited to the Festival.


DEADLINE is: SEPTEMBER 15, 2014

 

The performance that will be selected to enter the competition in the Festival will be announced by e-mail at least one month after the deadline.


If your performance is selected from the Selection Committee of the Festival, we will cover the following expenses:

  • • Round Trip Airport Transport for all Performance members.
  • • Accommodation for 3 Nights during the festival
  • • Meals
  • • Free entry to all SKENA UP program


SKENA UP will not be able to cover for the expenses:

  • • Airfare
  • • The expenses for the stage design and other set equipment
  • • The expenses mentioned above for a group of more than 7 persons,including actors, the technicians and professors.


For every Theatre performance the Festival will offer only six hours for rehearsals on the day when the performance will be shown.

SKENA UP will not select theatre students who have participated in the Festival twice!


Kosovo Visa

USA, European Countries and Canada don’t need Visa, for other Countries please contact us to get the right information’s.


Transportation

The journey between the airport and the hotel normally takes about 20 to 30 minutes by taxi. As part of the Festival package, meeting at the airport will be arranged for all participants to and from the hotel. To facilitate this, please share your flight information early with SKENA UP staff.

 

Currency:

The local currency is EURO


For further information write us: theatre@skenaup.com  

 

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY!