CALL FOR WORKS
PLEASE NOTE THE CALL OUT IS NOW CLOSED
Tele Visions is seeking submissions for screen based works that will be considered for broadcast and presentation in the Tele Visions program. We are interested in new and existing works that engage with TV as a medium, the end of TV, TV’s history, TV’s content forms, TV’s impact upon society, the production and language tropes of performance for TV and associated technologies such as CRT displays, video tape and video synthesis.
Please note all submissions are a voluntary contribution to the broadcast. Tele Visions is working with a very small budget, there are no fees to apply, and no fees offered for the broadcast of the work. Tele Visions will work hard to give you and your work great exposure in a unique and highly innovative arts project.
Submissions close at midnight AEST on the 29th of August.
TELE VISIONS SUBMISSION STREAMS
Tele Visions is seeking submissions in the following categories:
Long Form Stand Alone
Works of a duration of longer than 10 minutes and up to 2hrs. Selected works will be presented in the Tele Visions broadcast, possibly will be presented at a screening event and may be presented on community digital TV on TVS, Sydney.
Medium Length for Curation into Screening Reels
Works between 2 mins and 10 mins that are suitable to be curated into themed reels that will be screened in a group. Selected works will be presented in the Tele Visions broadcast, possibly will be presented at a screening event and may be presented on community digital TVS, Sydney. Possible themes for reels include STATIC, SIGNAL, TRANSMISSION, TEST PATTERN, UP ALL NIGHT.
Short Form TV Commercial
Very short works of 30 seconds long that may or may not mimic the TV commercial form. This could be an ‘advert’ for yourself or your art practice, an ‘advert’ for your ARI or an advert for your arts organisation. Alternatively works in this category can just be very short screen works, abstract or otherwise.
If you have an idea like a short series or something that we just can’t imagine we still want to hear from you!
IF YOUR WORK IS SELECTED
If your work is chosen to be broadcast, you will need to be prepared sign off on some copyright and broadcast permissions that we require in order to broadcast works on analog TV, live streaming and possibly also Sydney wide community free to air digital TV. You will also need to provide a high quality version of the work via a file transfer service or physical media via postal service depending on the length of the work and its resulting size.