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8th Cologne International Videoart Festival

Cologne International Videoart Festival is currently accepting videoart works for its upcoming eight edition. The festival is calling for new and experimental artistic approaches in transforming issues of human rights & dignity and related fields into the language of the “moving images”.

The 8th edition of Cologne International Videoart Festival will be launched in September 2012 and will run in the framework of the nomadic festival project “CologneOFF 2012 – videoart in a global context”.

Single channel videos by film and videomakers from all countries around the globe are welcome for this call.

CologneOFF 2012 – Videoart in a Global Context

The festival is looking for innovative and experimental approaches in dealing with contents and technology. The theme for 2012 is: human rights and related fields.

Film and video creators may submit up to 3 works of experimental forms of film and video art. Submitted video works may originate from the years 2004-2012 and should not be longer than 10 minutes, though exceptions may be possible on request.

Productions using language and/or text other than English need English subtitles.

The goal of CologneOFF – Cologne International Videoart Festival is to show the diversity of the creative potential of “art and moving images”, transported via the global medium of “video”, on venues around the world.