International Cartoon Competition Fax for Peace , Spilimbergo / Italy 2019
28 February 2019
It is open to students of all grades and types of schools and to professional artists from all over the world.
They are required to submit one or more works developing the themes of peace, tollerance, fight against any form of racism and of defense of human rights.
Each competitor may take part in two ways:
1) Fax [number fax +39 0427 40898] or e-mail, JPG format max 1,5 Mb
2) Send SHORT FILMS AND CARTOONS of maximum 5 minute lenght that could also be forwardedin compressed format to the following e-mail address
forwared by mail to
Via degli Alpini,
1 - 33097 Spilimbergo (Pn)
The videos can be shot/ made in the most common formats (AVI, MPEG, Real Video, QuickTime, Video for Windows ecc.).
Works from each competitor (individual artist, student or class) will be accepted starting from Sunday November 25th 2018 at 8.00 a.m.
until Thusday February 28th 2019 at 12.00 p.m.
On each work it is necessary to indicate full name, name of school and grade/class (if students), telephone and fax number and/or e-mail address, city, country.
The works will be exhibited as they are received in an “in progress” exhibition which will open on Sunday 25th November, 2018 at 5.00 p.m. at the Istituto Superiore di Spilimbergo - Il Tagliamento (via degli Alpini, 1 - Spilimbergo, Pordenone, ITALY).
Single students will also have to specify their school address and the class attended. Competitors implicitly authorize the school to reproduce and use their works in the catalogue and in different media for no-profit activities.
The organization cannot be held responsible in case of theft, damage or loss of the works. Works will not be returned or retransmitted to their authors. The exhibition will close on March 31st, 2019.
A catalogue will be printed reproducing a wide selection of the works received after / following up, which later will be sent to competitions free of charge, previous formal request.
The jury of experts in communication, art critics and representatives of the school world will select 6 works among those received within the expiry date, according to their development of proposed themes and their effectiveness.
Jury for the First Selection of Works
Enrico SARCINELLI, (Mayor of Spilimbergo)
Alberto Carlo VARNIER, (Former student representative
Angelo BERTANI, (Art Critic)
Andrea Del FAVERO (Ethpmusicicologist)
Donato GUERRA, (President of the cultural association II Circolo
Lucia D'ANDREA, (Headmistress of the Technical and Professional Schools of Spilimbergo II Tagliamento
Nane ZAVAGRO, (Artist)
Caterina CARONE, (Italy) (Filmmaker)
Katja COLIJA, (Italy) (Filmmaker)
Gabriella GGALLOZZI, (Italy) (Jourbalist)
Letizia LAMARTIRE, (Italy)(Filmmaker)
Maura Morales BERMANN, (Chile) (Cinematographer)
Ferran Parades RUBIO, (Spain) (Cinematographer)
The following six prizes, will be awarded according to categories:
- best work - Kindergarten and Primary Schools: € 300,00;
- best work - Lower Secondary Schools: € 300,00;
- best work - Secondary High Schools: € 300,00;
- best work - Video or cartoon: € 300,00;
- best work - Artists: € 300,00;
- Best work to satirical or humorous drawing inviting on human and civil themes: € 300,00;
Istituto d’istruzione superiore di Spilimbergo Il Tagliamento
via degli Alpini, 1 - 33097
tel +38 (0) 427 40 392
fax: +3.9 (0) 427 40 898