MIRfestival 2010, Athens

MIRfestival presents innovative, experimental artistic projects in Athens, 10-18 September, 2010

Deadline: 26/03/2010
Call for: presenters

MIRfestival is an international contemporary art festival, on the experiment at the crossroads of performing arts and visual new media. The festival includes performances, projections, video installations, experimental live media events, concerts, exhibitions, interventions in the city will take place. Guest artists and collectives from Greece and abroad will be proposing a wide range of ideas, of interesting and weird artistic projects worth seeing and perhaps participating into.

MIRfestival is a non-profit and non-commercial festival. There is no entry fee for the artists and no entrance fee for the spectators to the screenings. There is no competition department and there are no prizes. However, during the last day of the festival, at the Best of! procedure, spectators vote for their favorite films and ask to see them once more.

Applicants are welcome to submit:
– performance and small scale dance or theater performances, researching on the co-existence of the performer’s presence, image and media
– live media projects, electronica and image projects
– urban projects and interventions in the city
– installations, video-installations, or other visual arts projects, including interactive ones
– experimental film and video in which the emphasis is not on verbal narration, but on image, movement and the language of the camera.

MIRfestival is not thematic. However, for its 2010 edition, it is searching for projects and actions intervening to Athens squares, under the general title HERE/NOW.

Submission procedure
In order to submit your projects, please follow these instructions:
1. read carefully Instructions for participation and festival regulations
2. fill the correct entry form (find it here) and submit it by e-mail at: mir@mirfestival.gr

Print the entry form and post it to our mailing address together with a DVD containing your performance recorded, or the visual part of your project, or your film and a CD with stills or photos of 300 dpi resolution or more.
Mailing address:

5 Semitelou st
115 28 Athens

Deadline for submissions is Friday, March 26, 2010.

For further queries contact: mir@mirfestival.gr

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