Las Palmas International Film Festival in Gran Canaria
There are a lot of different festivals that take place on the island of Gran Canaria. These festivals take place at various times throughout the year and they all have their own trademark. These festivals are all designed to cater for a wide range of ages therefore there is something for everyone. These festivals allow the local people on the island of Gran Canaria to show their friendliness and hospitality. The regular flights to Gran Canaria enables tourists to take part in the various different festivals as they make the island easy to get to, from all across the world.
The festivals that take place on the island throughout the year are designed to cater for a range of different celebrations, which includes religion and other special occasions. All of these festivities are designed to demonstrate a degree of vitality and ambiguity. These festivals are all designed to show people the culture of the area of the island where it is taking place. The International Film Festival that takes place on this island is a great indication of the culture. This festival takes place during January and it features a range of different things, which includes short films, feature films and also films that have been produced by new directors.
There are some criteria that people have to meet in order to qualify to be included within this international festival. The criteria that has to be met is that the films have to be produced using a thirty five millimeter camcorder and the film entries must be at least twelve months old prior to the festival and they are not allowed to have been previously released within Spain. During this festival there is a range of different awards that people can win and this also includes cash prizes. The film producers that enter this festival do not need to pay entrance fees, as it is a free competition.