Call for Entries and Participation

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Call for entries and participation 2014

Program Entry Form 2014

Rules and Regulations 2014

We are pleased to inform you that the 20th International Festival of Local Televisions will be held from June 18th to 21th 2014 in Košice, Slovakia. The festival is organized by the City TV Foundation.


We encourage you to enter your programmes into the competition for the Golden Beggar Award in three competition sections (Local Televisions, Production Companies, Young Authors).

We expect entries that reflect the life and fates of people living in your place. We also welcome works that discover serious problems of the present society like corruption, blackmailing, minority and cross-border problems and children fates.

CHANGE IN DEADLINE! The deadline for entries to reach us in Košice is 30th April, 2014. A typed entry form must be filled in for each individual production submitted. Each entry must be listed on a separate entry form. The entry form can be downloaded from the official festival website (

It can be sent electronically to the e-mail address Turn on javascript to see the email. , faxed to +421 55 79 79 112 or simply sent by regular mail to: City TV Foundation, Hutnícka 1, 040 01 Košice, Slovakia

A short synopsis ( max. 150 words) should be attached to the cassette/DVD. Do not forget! Even if your program is dubbed or subtitled please include also an original and English transcripts! There is no entry fee for the programs.

To select the category of your program please use the following category descriptions:

  1. Documentary
  2. Investigative journalism reports
  3. Animation
  4. Fiction ( up to 30 min)
  5. Media Literacy Projects
  6. Participatory Media Projects

In terms of length, programs registered for competition should generally not exceed 60 minutes and shoud be produced after June 30, 2012. All programmes will be submitted for the competition. The programs are available for the jury via internet. The final decision of the jury will be made on the first festival day.

Screening formats of the selected programmes are: DVD, BETA SP PAL, DV CAM or mini DV, all in good technical quality

Programs and all required materials (for details see Rules and Regulations on the website) should be sent by mail or courier to the following address:

City TV Foundation, Hutnícka 1, 040 01 Košice, Slovakia

IMPORTANT! Please note on the parcel: „No commercial value – For cultural purposes only!“


CHANGE IN DEADLINE! You are also welcome to take part in the festival as a delegate. The deadline for registration as a delegate is May 26th 2014.

You can register your film/program and yourself as a delegate electronically at ( Before registration please read the Rules and Regulations on the festival webside.

In case of any questions feel free to contact the festival organizers:

City TV Foundation

International festival of Local Televisions
Hutnícka 1   040 01 Košice

Phone: 00421 905 966 649
Fax: 00421 55 79 79 112,
e-mail: Turn on javascript to see the email.