All persons over 18 years of age are eligible to participate in this international contest. Participants shall agree to the terms and conditions of the rules
and the decisions of the jury. Belgian law governing withholding tax on prizes won by foreign participants applies. Participation is free of charge.
A cartoon is a humorous drawing. This may be a caricature of a famous person, a parody of a real situation, or simply a picture of a funny situation. The cartoon may consist of one image or take the form of a short comic strip. The cartoon may be static (drawn) or moving (animated using a computer). No moving images allowed.
3. Theme: open theme Participants are free to choose the theme of their entries.
A. Drawn cartoons:
maximum 5 submissions per participant, black and white or colour. The cartoons must not contain text. Drawings can also be digital and submitted by e-mail. Please send in your submissions by post of by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.cartoonfestival.be.
The cartoon must be no larger than A4 format, in JPEG and TIFF format with a resolution of 300 DPI. They must not have been exhibited in Belgium or awarded in other countries. They must be packaged fat and not folded. How? Dimensions (min. 21 x 30 cm) or (max. 30 x 42 cm). Works under glass, framed or in other materials will not be accepted. B. The entrant remains responsible for the originality of his or her work. Any disputes or claims concerning all forms of plagiarism and the like are the responsibility of the entrant.
5. Entry form
Participation is valid only if your date of birth and adress has been flled in and the form has been signed. The back of each cartoon must indicate: last name, frst name and adress. Submission is at the expense of the participants. 5. Anmeldeformular Ihre Teilnahme ist erst gültig, wenn Sie Ihr Geburtsdatum eingegeben und das Formular unterzeichnet haben. Auf der Rückseite jedes Cartoons müssen angegeben werden: Name, Vorname und Adresse. Die Einsendung erfolgt auf Kosten der Teilnehmer.
6. Ownership rights
By participating, participants grant the organising body the right to use their submissions as advertising for the “International Cartoon Festival” and the seaside resort Knokke-Heist, (e.g. as cartoon book, catalogue, advertising in the press and other media, separate promotional printed works such as posters, leafets etc., promotional gifts by the city council
and/or photo festival organisation, calendar).
An international jury will make a selection from the entries for the exhibition, and will select the prize winners.
8. Ownership by organising body
All submitted works become the property of the organising body.
9. Cartoon Book
In collaboration with “Davidsfonds” Leuven, a cartoon book will be published, subject to budgetary and technical constraints. Selected participants will be entitled to one copy.
Prijzen - Prix - Preise - Prizes
1 Gouden Hoed - Chapeau d’Or Goldener Hut - Golden Hat 3.500 €*
2 Zilveren Hoed - Chapeau d’ Argent Silberne Hut - Silver Hat 2.000 €*
3 Bronzen Hoed - Chapeau de bronze Bronze Hut - Bronze Hat 1.250 €*
4 Prijs vh Publiek - Prix du Public Preis des Publikums - Publics Prize 500 €
+ reis en verblijf in Knokke-Heist (max. 2 personen) tijdens het opening weekend (1 nacht)
+ voyage et le séjour à Knokke-Heist pendant le weekend d’ouverture (une nuit)
+ Reise und Hotel in Knokke-Heist während Eröffnungswochenend (eine nacht)
+ fight and hotelaccommodation in Knokke-Heist during openingsweekend (one night)
Cultuurcentrum Knokke-Heist vzw
Meerlaan 32 , B-8300 Knokke-Heist , Belgium
Tel: 00-32-50-630.430 Fax:00-32-50-630.429
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