12th Festcineamazônia (Porto Velho, BRAZIL)

The 12th Festcineamazônia will take place in Porto Velho (Brazil) next November 4th-8th, 2014.

Festcineamazônia wants to promote, showcase and reward audiovisual works of fiction, animation, experimental and documentaries, in any form or videographic film, focusing on environmental issues, produced anywhere in the world, also promote actions and parallel activities related to this subject. Since its inception, the festival seeks to strengthen itself as the stage of discussions of environmental issues within a broader concept, which combines development with the best quality of life on the planet

All participants (films and videos) compete equally for the Mapinguari Trophey.
A jury will be set up and comprised by members who have done outstanding environmental or audiovisual works, which shall be coordinated by a president, responsible for the group’s meetings, being all decisions taken by this jury final and unchallengeable.

Best film or video prize – 1 digital video camera
Danna Merril prize: Best Documentary
Major Reis prize: Best Animation
Vitor Hugo prize: Best Fiction
Manoel Rodrigues Ferreira prize: Best Experimental
Chico Mendes prize: Best Screenplay
Marina Silva: Best Editing
Indigenous People of Rondônia prize: Best Soundtrack
Silvíno Santos: Best Photography
Capô (Maurice Capovilla) prize: Language
Best Director prize
Best Actor prize
Best Actress prize

Public Choice:
Thiago de Mello prize
ABD-RO/Lídio Sohn prize – Documentary

Rondonia Video Competition:
Best Rondonia Production

Environmental Video Reporting Category:
Best Rondonia Environmental Reporting
Best National Environmental Reporting

Festcineamazonia 2014

Please check the Festival’s Web site for updates on the 2014 edition.