INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN AWARDS
The main focus of the
festival is to search for filmmakers who dedicate their lives to
humanity through film.
The festival is also looking
for figures struggling to provide
humanitarian relief, and to help victims of disasters,
starvation, conflicts, human rights violations, and people in
He/she could be anyone from
any profession, from all age, and from various parts of the
Our mission is to promote
humanitarian issues and inspire others. Winning person profile
will become our showcase based on their CVs.
receive submissions from all over the world and waiting for your
excellent films and documentaries.
December 15, 2018 - March 10,
CALL FOR ENTRIES
submit yourself, or people you know, living or dead. Send your
or his/her CVs to our e-mail: javinhads[at]gmail.com and e-mail
us for your registration. State your name and your relation to
the person you suggest. CV and other supporting documentation or
related information like photos, clipping, or films are
DEADLINES & FESTIVAL EVENTS
consist of a group of notable politicians, filmmakers, seasoned
artists, and entrepreneurs will give awards to the selected
persons: Humanitarian Man/Woman of the Year, Platinum Award,
Gold Award, and Silver Award.
24-29 March 2019.
email you when you are selected, latest on the March 14, 2019.
winners are warmly invited to attend the ceremony. On that
occasion, during the ceremony, Java International Humanitarian
Awards will give awards to all attendant winners.
Deadline: 7 January 2019
Second Deadline: 28 January 2019
Third Deadline: 18 February 2019
Final Deadline: 10 March 2019
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We are looking for
documentary and narrative films that are related to humanity and
equality, or biographies or other inspiring themes.
Submit yourself, or people
you know, living or dead who concern about humanity. CV and
other supporting documentation or related information like
photos, clipping, or films are suggested.
Documentary film at any
length about humanity or biography.
Narrative feature film with
duration more than 60 minutes (about humanity issue).
A short narrative film with
film duration <60 minutes about humanity issues.
Package of five:
editing, script-writing, film performance, leading actress,
sound, production design, costume design, music, etc (separate
awards). Please e-mail your category of choice to:
You can reach us at: javinhads[at]gmail.com
Please read this below TERMS & CONDITIONS carefully before you
Please read carefully before you submit.
This agreement pertains to all Work/s submitted to Java
International Humanitarian Awards:
Be it known to any filmmaker or submitter, by submitting your
film/s to the Java International Humanitarian Awards, you agree
to all TERMS AND CONDITIONS below in full.
Submitters can submit themselves, or people you know, living or
dead. CV and other supporting documentation or related
information like photos, clipping, or films are suggested.
Our juries may also search information from other sources once
we accept the submission.
1. The submitter guarantees that all rights and releases have
been legally secured, including music rights, songs, etc. and
the submitter releases the Festival and all its member from any
legal action whatsoever.
2. A. If nominated, 2 DVD PAL and 1 (one) Blu-ray (optional) or
DCP, must be sent. Mark case and DVD, with the title, length,
and director's name. Please mark your film with "No Commercial
Value - For Cultural Purposes Only" either on the envelope and
the shipping invoices. Although every possible care will be
taken with DVDs while in our possession, however, we cannot
accept responsibility for unforeseen loss, stolen, or damage of
entries. Please do not send originals. We do not receive
downloads of any kind.
B. For general category, you do not need to send the above items
3. All transportation/shipping costs (including customs
clearance) to Jakarta, plus fees for insurance while in transit,
must be borne by the participants (please write: For Cultural
Purposes only - Not for commercial use). The Festival Director
reserves the right to refuse any shipment involving unpaid
4. All submissions should be sent pre-paid.
5. We will not return your screening and exhibition copies.
6. All submission fees are non-refundable.
7. All selection committees' and juries' decisions are finals.
8. Only producers or directors can receive the physical awards
at the award ceremony.
9. Regardless of the Prize and the winning status, winning
filmmakers who can't attend the Awards Ceremony in Jakarta, will
only receive laurels.
10. The festival has the right to disqualify a winning film for
any reasons, without having to explain the reasons to the
11. Submission of an entry gives the festival permission to have
accepted work exhibited, photographed, locally telecast, and
reproduced either in part or whole, for educational or publicity
purposes. Filmmakers can request in writing that their material
should not be used for such purposes after the Festival.
12. We do not pay any screening fees. Not all winning films will
be screened. The festival has the full right to select the
winning films to be screened.
13. The Festival Directorate may deny participation to any film
unable to meet the technical requirements for a public screening
of good quality.
14. The Festival Management reserves the right to make changes
in the profile of the Festival if it becomes necessary to do so
due to circumstances beyond his/her control.
15. All filmmakers/submitters are expected to keep
communications with the Festival professional and in good taste.
Failure to do so may result in disqualification at any point in
the adjudication process, including the nullification of
Official Selection status or nominations. That stated, the
Festival will only communicate with the person who submitted
his/her film to the festival, and that Festival should not be
expected to communicate with any other persons.
16. The festival has the right to work with any institution and
partner festivals for all kind of cooperation, including joint
events or promotions.
17. The Festival reserves the right to make any necessary
changes in regulations or scheduling.
18. The submitter/filmmaker also acknowledges that remediation
of any sort will be limited to a refund of their submission
19. Films could be from any year.
20. All disputes in respect of any matter relating to the Java
International Humanitarian Awards shall be subjected to the
exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts in North Jakarta.
Any dispute arising as a result of submission to the Festival
will have a recourse limited to the lesser of either the
submission fee paid or the cost of correcting the issue.
By submitting to our Festival, submitters/filmmakers:
- indicate that they have read, understand, agree with, and will
comply all of the Terms and Condition above, and accept all of
the terms and conditions herein, in their entirety, without
- agree to indemnify us and hold us and our employees, owners,
affiliates, and partners harmless from all claims and liability
associated with your participation or entry to the Festival.
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