Conditions for participation

Reikäreuna Film Festival 2010 (9.-12.9.2010 is open for short and feature-length films of every genre. The screening copy must be submitted either on a DVD or a Blu-ray disc. Other formats should be discussed with the organizer.

Deadline 31.5.2010

The submission deadline is 31.5.2010. The following material has to be sent along with each submitted film:
1) a DVD or a Blu-ray disc containing the film
2) a FULLY filled entry form (via online submission)
3) at least 1 photo (via online submission)

Mail your entry to


The organization will not pay the shipping costs for any films.


Submission copies for pre-screening must be sent on a DVD or a Blu-ray disc along with the entry form (via online submission) by May 31st 2010. The films to be screened in the festival will be selected by an artistic committee set by the organizers. The organizers reserve all rights for the selection criteria. If your film is selected for screening in the festival, you will be notified and invited to the festival via e-mail before July 30th 2010. Travel or accommodation expenses can not be guaranteed to be covered by the organizers. All submitted copies will remain in the archives of the organization.

Short film competition

Short films are welcome to participate in the competition as well. The conditions for the competition are the following: the film must be made in Finland and its duration must not exceed 30 minutes. If the film does not meet the conditions for the contest or does not pass the pre-screening, it can still be screened during the festival. A jury appointed by the organizers will choose the winner, which will be announced at the closing show. There will be a total of 500 euros in prize money, which will be distributed amongst the winners according to the jury’s decision.


You need to send at least one photo of the film as an attachment via online submission or via e-mail to this address: . The name of the file should be the same as the title of your film. If you wish you can also include additional information about your film and its crew. All attachments may be used in the marketing of the festival.

Entry fee

There is no entry fee for the festival.

Note to the rules

By sending the entry form to the Reikäreuna Film Festival you have agreed to accept these rules. In unclear cases the festival organization reserves the right to decide on the rules. Nevertheless it is possible to negotiate a special agreement with the organizer.


The festival will be organized for the sixth time in September 9. -12. 2010. The Reikäreuna Film Festival is organized by the association Taideyhdistys Roihu ry.

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