Museums in short

  1. Entries are supposed to be narratives in video format, related to museums and produced from 1 January 2014 onwards. Videos must be in English or with English subtitles. Videos in different languages without English subtitles won’t be accepted. The maximum length required is of about 10 minutes. Every museum can submit only one video. The final judgment on the pertinence of the content presented is anyway a firm and unquestionable prerogative of the organization.
  2. Registration is free of charge.
  3. Participants are museums. The file of the video must be sent online (via WeTransfer or similar services) to the following email address:info@museumsinshort.eu. Please, try not to exceed the maximum size file of 2GB. Deadline: May 31st 2016 June 10th 2016. Application Form includes:Submissions presenting incomplete application forms will not be accepted. Every participant will receive a confirmation email. If not, please contact our office at the email address:info@museumsinshort.eu.
  4. By applying to the competition, every museum gets responsible for the content of the submitted work. Participants allow the uploading of the videos, as well as trailers or frames of the work, to the dedicated website www.museumsinshort.eu and the related medias of every member of the Organising committee. The organization reserves the right to request to the shortlisted participants additional information for promotional purposes.
  5. During the month of June 2016, a commission formed by experts in the field of cinema and museums will select the finalists. The winners of the Awards will be voted by a Jury of excellence.
  6. The awards ceremony will take place in Milan (Italy), as part of the 24th General Conference of ICOM. The complete program and the date of the award ceremony will be published on the websites www.icom.museum and www.museumsinshort.eu.
  7. Participation in the competition implies full acceptance of these rules. Any variations or updates will be communicated on www.museumsinshort.eu. Please contact us at info@museumsinshort.eu for any question.