The fifth edition of Roma Web Fest has kicked off: Web series, viral videos, web-native short films and much more

The preparations for the fifth edition of Roma Web Fest have begun. This is the international festival for web series and web-native contents founded and directed by Janet De Nardis, teacher, at La Sapienza University of Rome, of the first course in Italy dedicated to web series and multimedial productions.

The festival this year brings a breath of fresh air: in fact, it will be possible partecipate not only with web series and pilots, but also with short films and viral videos; giving value and promoting once more web’s talents and the experimentation of different audiovisual languages that find expression on and thanks to the web.

It has been published also the competition announcement for participation in the festival with fashion films and the competition announcement dedicated to pilots of web series addressed to students of Italian schools and university; in this way it wants to offer an opportunity also to young to let themselves known and put their talent and creativity to the test.

From partnership between Roma Web Fest and Web Marketing Festival it has been launched the contest Call for web series, an initiative addressed to web series that rotate around legality, startup and immigration’s themes.

The three finalists will have the possibility to present their own projects during the days of Web Marketing Festival (June 23rd – 24th in Rimini), while the winner will be awarded at Roma Web Fest where it will meet the most important Italian cinematographic and television productions that will support it in the realisation and promotion of the pilot of the web series.

Roma Web Fest, that from years it became not only the reference point for creatives and young filmmakers, but also the place where tradition marries innovation thanks to the meet between cinematographic market and new authors of the web; gives you appointment from November 24th to 26th at MAXXI – National Museum of the 21st Century Arts.

To consult competition announcements, participation modality, requirements and deadlines o for further information visit festival’s website:

Stefania Ingrassia


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