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[Q] When will the film program be available? And where can I find it on the website?

[A] The official film program of FEST – New Directors | New Films Festival 2021 will be available on our website a few weeks prior to the beginning of the festival. You will also be able to get a printed version, that you can collect in any of the festival's venues during the week of FEST.

 

[Q] When will the industry program be available? And where can I find it on the website?

[A] The official industry program of FEST – New Directors | New Films Festival 2021 will be available on our website a few weeks prior to the beginning of the festival. You will also be able to get a printed version, that you can collect in any of the festival's venues during the week of FEST.

 

[Q] Until when can I submit my film?

[A] Film submissions for FEST's 2021 edition are now closed. Submissions for next year's edition will open sometime later this year. If you still have any questions or doubts, please don't hesitate in contacting us at films@fest.pt.


[Q] I want to visit Espinho! What accommodation options are available?

[A] To acquire access to the accommodation options, you must have a FEST accreditation and a completed registration on Eventival's platform. If these two conditions are met, you will find the hotel/hostel options and the accommodation packs in the tab “Accommodation Options” in the Visitor Page.

[Q] When and where can I pick up my badge?

[A] The check-in period to pick up your badge takes place in Room 2 at Centro Multimeios de Espinho, on the 4th of October, between 15:00h and 17:00h, and on the 5th of October, between 10:00h and 22:00h. If you can’t make it in those dates, you can pick up your badge at the Guest Office, in Centro Multimeios de Espinho, between 9:30h and 22:00h. Please don’t forget to bring you ID card or your passport. In case you are a member of a Partner Institution or a student of a Partner School, don’t forget to bring your proof, or your student’s ID card to pick up your badge.

 

[Q] Where can I pick up the tickets for the Industry Events?

[A] The tickets for the Industry Events can be picked up at the Ticket Office, located in Centro Multimeios de Espinho, or at the Ticket Offices located in the various Venues of FEST. Please keep in mind that you can only pick up the tickets for the day’s activities.

 

[Q] I need an invoice, what should I do?

[A] In order for us to issue an invoice you just need to send an email to registrations@fest.pt with the following information: name or company name, VAT number and address. After the reception of the information, we will send you the invoice up until 72 hours in work days.

 

[Q] When will the Industry Meetings’ Guests be revealed and when can I submit a meeting request?

[A] The Guests will be revealed the day before the Industry Meetings. We will send a newsletter to all the participants with accreditations, informing about the opening of the requests and the names of the Guests that are open for a meeting request.

 

[Q] How can I book a slot for the Filmmaker’s Corner?

[A] The Filmmaker’s Corner  will open for booking from the 4th of October. In order to book a 30 minute slot, you just need to go to your Visitor Page account in the Eventival platform, and submit the form in the “Filmmaker’s Corner” tab. In order to confirm your booking, when you check-in to pick up your badge, you will have to give the USB flashdrive identified with your name and pay the 5€ deposit, that will be returned to you after your presentation.

 

[Q] I’ve won a badge, how can I pick it up?

[A] First you need to contact us at registrations@fest.pt and present your voucher and then you will need to complete your registration in FEST’s Visitor Page on the platform Eventival, if you haven’t done that yet.

The check-in period to pick up your badge takes place in Room 2 at Centro Multimeios de Espinho, on the 4th of October, between 15:00h and 17:00h, and on the 5th of October, between 10:00h and 22:00h.

 

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FEST – Associação Cultural

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4501-910 Espinho, Portugal
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