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3D Wire (2-5.10.2014, Segovia) calls for the best European Transmedia & New Media projects.

3D Wire, International Animation, Video Games & New Media Market, opens the European transmedia & new media call for projects to participate in the 6th edition of 3D Wire, which will be held between 2 and 5 October 2014 in Segovia, Spain.

The main aim of this call for projects is to encourage and facilitate European co-production to reinforce European A/V sector capacity to operate transnationally.

Furthermore, among its aims are to foster European animation & games market, to increase the visibility and circulation of EU projects and to help finding new partners to finance, develop and create strong European IP transmedia projects.

The eligibility criteria are as follows:

  • Animation, games or new technology devices projects that can complete and enhance the transmedia experience can be submitted;
  • New tech devices and projects have to be related to animation or video games;
  • In order to apply, the projects must be developed by European producers or in coproduction with European countries;
  • They also have to be designed to be distributed in at least two different platforms.

No entry fee is required. The submission deadline is 4 August 11 August 2014.

If you are interested, read the relevant regulations and apply online.


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