rules – english

The deadline will be on March 31, 2017.


Cortoons Gandia is the International Animated Film Festival of Gandia, organized by Cortoons Festival, the city of Gandia, la Generalitat Valenciana, through the Institut Valencià de Cultura (Culturarts), and the participation of Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) and the Agència Valenciana de Turisme.

Where and when
The 13th edition of Cortoons Gandia will take place in the city of Gandia (Comunidad Valenciana, Spain) from 27 to 30 of April, 2017.

In order to participate in Cortoons Gandia it is necessary to fill out the entry form via online or in paper pdf

Ordinary mail:

Alessandro d’Urso / Cortoons Festival

Apartado Correos N. 4

46700 Gandia (Valencia) – España

Through Wetransfer – mail to:

Online procedure through this link:

International animated feature film
International animated short films from 1 to 4 minutes
International animated short films from 4 to 20 minutes
Spanish animated short films
International animated short graduation films

The awards:
Best short film from 1 to 4 minutes
Best short film from 4 to 20 minutes
Best Spanish Short Film
Best short graduation film

Audience Awards:
Best feature film.

Special mention:
Best short film.

Prize of the City council of Gandia:
Award from the City Council of Gandia for the best European short film.

Participants and Works
All the national and international producers and filmmakers who wish to participate, can register

an unlimited number of works, which meet the registration requirements.

The limit of duration is 20 minutes for short film.

Works may take place after January 1st, 2015.

There is no limit to animation techniques.

The required format for the screening is: .mov, .mpeg y .mp4 codec H264.

There is no participation fee.

The shipping costs, via online or through ordinary mail, will be borne by the person / company

that presents the opera.

The deadline will be march 31, 2017.

Once the registration has been made, the film can not be removed.

It will be necessary to attach a minimum of two images of the film in JPEG format, with a

minimum resolution of 300 dpi and the film synopsis.

Movies in languages ​​other than English will have to include English subtitles.

You hereby authorize the reproduction and transmission purposespromotional and archive of 20% of the work, up to a maximum of 3 minutes.

The author, producer or distributor who registers the film will declare to be the owner, to have acquired or to make a legitimate use of all the contents of the film and of its copyright.
Cortoons Festival is authorized to project 20% of the work registered up to a maximum of 3 minutes of the same in other activities organized always to promote Cortoons Gandia.

Selection of works
The Artistic Direction of Cortoons Gandia will make the selection according to the criteria it deems appropriate. The organization will notify the results of the selection, before 31 March 2017, only to the authors of the selected films.
Copies sent for registration will not be returned.

Diffusion of images
The images provided can be used in different media to promote Cortoons Gandia, respecting the conditions indicated in the form.

Acceptance of the rules
Participating in Cortoons Gandia 2017 implies the full acceptance of these rules.
The organizers reserve the right to change the rules in exceptional cases.
For any doubt, write to