They are open until April 14 entries for the selection of films from the competitive 9th Film Festival Maringá, what happens between day 4 and June 12 in the city of Paraná. Long and short fiction films, animation, documentaries and experimental films 35mm and digital can be entered. The festival will celebrate the centenary of Amácio Mazzaropi - the Mazzaropi - honoring the redneck Brazilian cinema. The choice of films for awards and trophies on the 9th of Maringá Film Festival 2012 will be made through merit and jury by jury. The competing films will be shown to the public without charge for admission. It will only be allowed to enter an audiovisual work by director and / or producer and / or distributor. Films entered must be sent with synopsis, credits, history of participation in festivals (if any) and history of film awards (if any). The best feature (between fiction, documentary and animation) will be awarded for $ 6000. The short film chosen - between fiction and documentary - will receive $ 2000 as well as the best short film in the animation category. Those interested in enrolling their films must access the event page ( http://www.festcinemaringa.com.br/ ) and fill out the registration form. The regulation is also available on the festival.