Calls for projects are open until May 31st (23:59 GMT+1) for the next edition of RAW, taking place between 19th October and 28th November 2023, in Portugal and Spain. Applicants must read and agree with the RAW Regulations. Applications not complying with the requirements will not be considered. All submitted data will be kept confidential within the organization.

To submit a project, applicants must fill in the submission form and upload:

Creation Residencies

  • Project Dossier (max. 8 pages) in pdf format, that includes the following information in Portuguese, Spanish or English:
  • – Film Title;
    – Sinopsis;
    – Director’s intentions note;
    – Director’s notes with references to the formal and visual treatment;
    – Director’s bio-filmography
    – Producer’s and screenwriter’s bio-filmography (if applicable);
    – Bio-filmography of the production company (if applicable);
    – Link to the work-in-progess or rushes (if applicable);
    – Former films’ links (if applicable);
    – Provisional budget and financial plan;
    – Notes on the current state of development and project’s current needs;

  • Project stills or visual references.
  • Motivation letter (for the participation in RAW).
  • Copy of identity card or passport.

Criticism Residencies

  • Academic and professional curriculum vitae.
  • Description of the project to be developed in RAW, whose object of study is related to non-fiction film.
  • Former research/film criticism work and/or articles (if applicable).
  • Motivation letter (for the participation in RAW, specifying the importance of this programme to the development of the project).
  • Copy of identity card or passport.

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