The EATSA ART & TOURISM Film Festival accepts submissions in 3 competitive sections
This section includes films produced for a specific client (DMO, companies or other organizations) with the goal to promote a given product, service or destination and achieve a persuasive impact on target audiences.
The main proposal of educational films is to disseminate new ideas or share particular knowledge among audiences. They can serve as educational tools for academic or professional education or just to introduce an innovative process into society or into a specific industry.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV REPORTS
These are usually films created by independent producers or by television channels with the primary goal of informing on a given topic. These films can be both apologetic and critical of a given phenomenon.
Each of the three sections of the Festival (Promotional, Educational and Documentary) can include films of any of the formats and focus on any of the themes listed below.
Commercials (up to 1’)
Promotional Videos (up to 15’)
Short Documentaries (up to 30’)
Documentaries (up to 90’)
Independent Travel Videos (up to 25’)
Arts & Creativity
Art Festivals, Fine Arts, Visual Arts, Plastic Arts, Decorative Arts, Performance Arts, Applied Arts, Biographies of Artists, etc.
Music & Dance
Concerts and Music Festivals, Music genres, Dance Genres, History of Musicians or Bands, Biographies of Musicians or Bands, Others.
Culture & Heritage
UNESCO Heritage (World Heritage Sites; Immaterial World Heritage; Biosphere Reserves), Cultural Heritage, History & Heritage, Cultural Events, Museums & Exhibitions, Heritage Interpretation, Ethnography & Society, Native Communities, Biographies, Legends & Rituals, Religion & Religious Practices.
Civil Rights & Racial Discrimination, Gender Inequality, Poverty & Homelessness, LGBTQI, Others.
Sustainable Tourism Issues
Corporate Social Responsibility; Ecolabels; Tourism Certification; Tourism Planning; Eco-mobility; Waste Reduction; Community-based Tourism; Best Practices in Tourism Management.
Cultural Tourism, Religious Tourism, Mountain Tourism, Rural Tourism, Gastronomic Tourism; Ecotourism, MICE; Medical Tourism; Wellness Tourism, Wine Tourism, etc.
Cities, Regions, Countries, Film Locations.
Hotels & Resorts, Restaurants, Tourist Recreation, Tour Operators, Sightseeing, etc.
Adventure & Expeditions
Long-distance Trails, Pilgrimages, Routes, Trekking.
Sports & Leisure
Active Tourism, Hallmark Sporting Events, Climbing, Mountaineering, Mountain Biking, Extreme Sports, etc.
Environment & Ecology
Nature & Wildlife, Biodiversity Preservation, etc.
Innovation in Tourism
Smartness in Tourism, Apps for Tourism, Augmented Reality in Tourism.