RULES & TERMS
BRUKIVKA International Film Festival is an independent festival organized annually by director Andrii Zaiets in the Ukrainian city of Kamianets-Podilsky since 2017. During the festival, there are screenings of films of the competition program, meetings with famous directors, various workshops, performances by musical groups, and parties.
On June 1, 2020, applications for the V International Brook Film Festival will begin, which will take place in November 2021 and is called "Episode V - BRUKIVKA Strikes Back".
Acceptance of works will continue on the festival page on the FilmFreeWay website: https://filmfreeway.com/BRUKIVKAFest until August 2021 in the following nominations:
• Full-length feature films
• Professional and amateur feature short films
• Animated short films
• Music videos and music video clips/vocalists
• Short feature films shot in Kamianets-Podilsky
Particular attention will be paid to the new nomination "Fantasy Feature Short Films".
All submitted works of participants must not violate the current legislation of Ukraine and infringe copyright. You need to attach an SRT subtitle file to your work in English (if the work is in Ukrainian) and in addition in Ukrainian if the work was shot in another foreign language.
The shortlist of finalists in each of the nominations will be determined by October 1, 2021.
During the festival, the work will be evaluated by a professional jury, which will be formed of famous Ukrainian directors, members of the Union of Film Critics of Ukraine, representatives of the Ukrainian Film Academy, and members of the International Federation of Film Press FIPRESCI. The film festival reserves the right to use small fragments of the finalists' works for advertising purposes.
The winners will receive valuable gifts and cash prizes, which will be formed from the membership fees of the participants. For example, the total prize fund in 2019 was almost $ 4,000. In 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the festival was held in the ONLINE format on social terms under the name "CyberBrukivka 2(4)20".