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11  08  2008

Training

Apply to the third Caravan Creative Workshop

Deadline for application September 15th, 2008

The Caravan of the Euro-Arab Cinema (A project funded by the European Union within the framework of Euromed Audiovisual II Programme) organized by SEMAT Production & Distribution, is launching the call for applications to participate in Caravan Creativity Workshop.

Two successful editions of the workshop took place in 2006 and 2007, both focusing on documentary and leading to the production of award winning short films.

In 2008, The Self & The City opens itself to short feature and animation films, offering participants the chance to be introduced to and become acquainted with different spectrums of talent and elements of training needed to produce a Short film or an Animation film under the theme "The Self & The City". The workshop will include lectures, screenings, case studies, tutorials, discussions and the practical phase which will include the execution of the films.

The workshop will host 20 participants from the Arab Mediterranean countries (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria). Applicants should have the ability to draw, paint and operate a computer for animation submission, and prove a filmmaking background for short submission.

At least one previous work has to be submitted with the application and good command of English language is obligatory for all applicants as the workshop will be held in English.

Caravan covers all travel and accommodation expenses for selected participants.

For more information please visit:
www.cinemacaravan.com
www.sematcairo.com