COVIDaVINCI is a QUARANTINE film challenge that will award filmmakers with a “Shelter-In-Place Vitruvian Award” for their Works in narrative, animation, documentary, and music video that is produced during this quarantine period.

Submissions will be accepted only at FilmFreeway.com/COVIDaVINCI beginning Monday, April 13th 2020. **Due to the coronavirus this launch date could be delayed.

ABOUT

We’re going to keep this real simple: We’re all stuck at home and most have access to a smartphone and computer. Well, that’s all you need!

Submit a 5 MINUTE QUARANTINE film for a chance to screen at DaVinci International Film Festival’s Vitruvian Awards and sponsor prizes.

We are making this affordable to enter for a potentially HUGE return on your investment.  Submit today and together we can make something great come from this experience.

AWARDS
  • Screening at DIFF 2020 (live Showcase and online at davincifilm.org)
  • Sponsorship Prizes
  • Program inclusion & After Party announcement
  • Shelter-In-Place Vitruvian Award (Working Title)
RULES & TERMS
  • Film projects must NOT break state or federal COVID mandates for quarantine. Meaning, if your state has a non-essential travel restriction in place, DO NOT go filming on location. This is a non-essential film contest (as are all others) and we take this very seriously. Immediate disqualification.
  • Practice social distancing. Your film cast/crew should be your family or roommates or anyone else you are currently living with.
  • All non-English speaking films must be presented in their original version with English subtitles.
  • 5 minutes TRT (including credits) for quarantine film.
  • All submissions MUST have been filmed and produced during COVID-19 shelter in place/quarantine period.  As in right now.
  • Narrative, Animation, Documentary, and Music video categories will be awarded.
  • In the event of a film is withdrawn, DIFF will not refund or return any materials.

Questions?  covid@davincifilm.org