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Taiwan International Documentary Festival

12th Edition

Taiwan International Documentary Festival

where:Taipei (Taiwan)
when:May 1st - 10th , 2020
address:2F-7, #7, Qing-dao East Road
Taipei 10051, TAIWAN
tel:+886 (0)2 2395-6556
fax:+886 (0)2 2395-6336
email:info@tidf.org.tw
website:www.tidf.org.tw
deadline:December 5th, 2019
entry form:Online Submission

Taiwan International Documentary Festival, TIDF, is one of the major professional platforms for documentaries in Asia. We are looking for documentaries that are creative, relevant to social and human interests, and have unique points of view. We encourage innovative filmmakers and documentaries with experimental spirit.
TIDF encourages submissions from independent filmmakers with documentaries presented in traditional, as well as non-traditional media. Films that are considered documentaries by the productions or filmmakers are welcome.
A Taiwan Premiere is required, except for Taiwanese productions.
Competitions and Awards:
- Asian Vision Competition
TIDF encourages submissions of Asian themed documentaries, documentaries with unique viewpoints that are produced by at least one Asian nation, or documentaries made by Asian filmmakers. All forms and lengths welcome.
(Definition of Asia. Liberal recognition will be applied to transcontinental countries.)
1) Grand Prize: one winning title with a cash-prize of NT$400,000 (approximately US$13,500) and a TIDF award.
2) Merit Prize: one winning title with a cash-prize of NT$180,000 (approximately US$6,000) and a TIDF award.
3) Special Jury Prize: one winning title with a cash-prize of NT$45,000 (approximately US$1,500) and a TIDF award.
- International Competition
Eligible for documentaries from worldwide. All forms and lengths welcome.
1) Grand Prize: one winning title with a cash-prize of NT$400,000 (approximately US$13,500) and a TIDF award.
2) Merit Prize: one winning title with a cash-prize of NT$180,000 (approximately US$6,000) and a TIDF award.

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