14/11/2012 - Pre-festival "...Waiting for Skepto 2013", at Hostel Marina (Cagliari) on November 30th, 2012

We are glad to announce that the pre-festival "...Waiting for Skepto 2013" will take place on November 30th at Hostel Marina (Scalette S. Sepolcro, Cagliari).

The pre-festival will be the occasion to present the 2013 edition of Skepto International Film Festival and all its news, but also to enjoy a  foretast of projections, with the best short films of the past editions and two mini-seasons about environment (in collaboration with our partner Tholos) and about Mediterranean (to introduce the new Special Award).

Everyone is invited!

30/08/2012 - Skepto International Film Festival 2013: submissions opened!

We are proud to announce that Skepto International Film Festival has opened submissions for its fourth edition!

Skepto International Film Festival has a competitive nature and it is open to short movies with no limits as to their subject, style or production budget. It admits short films of all kinds, including documentaries, musical videoclips, videoart, experimental short movies, spots, fake trailers, new media format, mobile videos and so on...

Skepto International Film Festival will take place in Cagliari in the first half of April 2013 and submission deadline is January 6th, 2013.

The main competitive section is Short (all movies up to 20 minutes), but there will also be special mentions and awards.

You can find all the informations and details about the Festival reading the official rules.

The main aim of Skepto International Film Festival is to encourage and give exposure to independent filmmakers from all over the world thereby creating an open space for dialogue and intercultural exchange: be part of it, submit your short movie! You can use the online form or fill the submission form attached to the official rules.

25/06/2012 - Call for entries Alig’Art in Short 2012

We gladly announce the opening of the call for entries of the video section of Alig’Art Festival 2012, organized by Associazione Sustainable Happiness!

The Alig'Art Festival, that has reached its third edition, starts from this year a short film section in collaboration with Skepto International Film Festival.

The subject will be: Third millennium: crisis and rebirth. Alig'Art Festival is looking for short movies that deal with the aesthetics of the crisis and/or the rebirth opportunity connected to new strategies for sustainable life and examples of good practices.

the Festival is open to narrative short films of all genres, documentaries, music videoclips, video art, experimental short films, commercials, fake trailers, new media format, mobile videos, etc. The maximum lenght is 5 minutes, excluding closing credits.

We warmly recommend artists, filmmakers, graphic designers and enthusiasts to take part in this interesting initiative! For more infos, rules and submission terms, see the official Alig'Art call for entries page and the specific page for the short film section.

20/06/2012 - Selections of short films from Skepto at Llimonades days (Barcellona)

On July 11th, 2012 there will be the projection of a selection of short films from Skepto International Film Festival in Barcelona, on the occasion of the Llimonades days, a series of cultural and social events organized by the Civic Centre Pati Llimona (click here for the complete programme).

The screening will be a free-admission and open to all event, and will take place in Plaça de Sant Just, in the Barrio Gótico of Barcelona, starting from 11.15 p.m.

The following short movies will be projected:

18/06/2012 - Selection of short films from Skepto at 9th Festival Letterario della Sardegna (Gavoi)

On June 29th, 2012 there will be the projection of a selection of short films from Skepto International Film Festival at the Public Library of Gavoi, on the occasion of 9th Festival Letterario della Sardegna "L'isola delle storie".

The screening will be a free-admission and open to all event, especially addressed to school kids, and will take place from 3.45 until 5.45 p.m.

The short films projected will be:

04/06/2012 - ÉCU is NOW Opened For Submissions!!!

Whether imagined or real, stories are created everyday, and the world is always in need of a good story. Character-driven, plot-driven, or just plain driven, ÉCU – The European Independent Film Festival continually searches for the most talented storytellers and cinematic visionaries that make their stories a reality.

Through this dedicated quest and passion for independent cinema, ÉCU prides itself on being one of Europe’s essential events for independent films. This stems from the festival’s unyielding belief in its filmmakers and their artistic efforts.

ÉCU 2013 will take place in Paris, France through March 29th to the 31st 2013.

Many of the films chosen for ÉCU 2013’s “Official Selection” will participate in the ÉCU-ON-THE ROAD tour. This year-round tour takes its films to special screening sessions around the globe for the world to experience.

The competition focuses on original and independent works that demonstrate quality, creativity and innovation across fifteen categories.

Independent filmmakers and scriptwriters may submit their films and/or scripts at www.ecufilmfestival.com.

For information regarding the festival’s rules and regulation for submitting films and screenplays, please visit: www.ecufilmfestival.com/Rules-and-Regulations


02/04/2012 - Skepto IFF 2012: and the winners are...

The list of the Skepto International Film Festival 2011 winners is online!

In addition to the awards given during the Festival's concluding ceremony, we now know the results of the vote for the Audience's Special Mention

Hearty congratulations to the authors from the festival's staff!

26/03/2012 - Integration of Festival's inauguration programme

Waiting for the opening of Skepto International Film Festival 2012, here's some more details about the inauguration, to be held at Hostel Marina from 19.00 o' clock.

After a brief presentation of the Festival, the programme and the jury, there will be a buffet and a little "cinematic appetizer", with the screening of some of the short movies from South America and European Independent Film Festival, that will be projected also on Friday and Saturday at Piccolo Auditorium.

16/03/2012 - Skepto International Film Festival 2012: the finalists!

The list of the finalist movies of Skepto International Film Festival 2012 is online since today!

16/03/2012 - Parallel screenings' programme

The parallel screenings' programme is now online for Bologna, Florence, Milan, Naples, Perugia, Barcelona, Madrid and some of the AIG hostels in Slovenia.

More updates will be soon available!

Skepto International Film Festival - Associazione Culturale Skepto email: info@skepto.net - C. F. 92169520928 - P.I. 03424580920