Solo, the city of culture and
enchanted tradition is calling for talented filmmakers and
passionate artist. Solo is a town that is deep in the culture
and rich in diversity yet blanketed with modesty and tolerance.
The mission of this Festival is to exhibit any shape of art and
culture worldwide, especially filmmaking, including directing,
music composing, and acting, and also a various shape of art in
general. The Festival hopes to make the art of storytelling
through filmmaking become more popular in Solo, Indonesia, and
internationally. For that reason, the Film Festival is inviting
all passionate filmmakers and artist to join the Festival and to
star their works.
Theme that we are looking for is a general theme, but we are mostly
interested in culture, theatrical performances, drama, any shape
of art, ancient and futuristic tradition, visionary films,
science fiction, animation, music, dance, historical story and
place, biography, patriotic theme, humanism, and any inspiring
films and documentaries.
The Festival accepts feature and short film, feature, and a
short documentary, animation, and music video. The Festival also
open categories for various film production categories and
performances such as directing, cinematography, editing, story,
acting, sound, production design, costume design, music,
costumes, etc. Passionate artists, new directors, filmmaking
students, and professional directors are welcomed to submit
their work to make their work shine in our festival.
Inspiring stories, well edited, and excellent cinematography,
wrapped in strong emotion are the qualities we are looking for.
Solo International Film
Festival (SIFF) will conduct a prestigious and exclusive Awards
Night in cooperation with the Sultanate Office of Surakarta.
Kings and queens from Nusantara will be invited, and we will
also conduct filmmaking workshop and screenings.
Festival Events will be in three places: the Sultanate of Solo,
Semarang, and the Borobudur temple, one of the seven wonders of
the world, also the world's largest Buddhist.
Solo International Film Festival is accepting submission now.