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What do they want from me?
« on: March 22, 2012, 02:57:58 PM »
"Selection festival history"

What does this mean in an application form?
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2012, 03:02:08 PM »
You making a movie bro?

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2012, 03:02:43 PM »
My father has made. I'm helping him as he speaks no English.
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2012, 03:05:16 PM »
What is the source or site you are trying to access? Did you download it from somewhere? Is there a link?  ???

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2012, 03:05:31 PM »
The only thing I can think of is like a question about film festivals, like getting any awards or whatever... not that I'm familiar with any of that stuff, is just my only guess...

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2012, 03:07:34 PM »
Propably. It looks like a machine translation from Romanian (it's from a Romanian website). I'm not sure, though.
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #6 on: March 22, 2012, 03:14:44 PM »
Propably. It looks like a machine translation from Romanian (it's from a Romanian website). I'm not sure, though.

I agree with Asteriktos. I think it's asking what film festivals has the film (or films by the individual) been selected for, what was the type of selection (i.e., 'featured presentation, alternate screening, etc) and any awards or distinctions won.
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #7 on: March 22, 2012, 03:21:27 PM »
How did you know it's about movies?
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« Reply #8 on: March 22, 2012, 03:46:37 PM »
Propably. It looks like a machine translation from Romanian (it's from a Romanian website). I'm not sure, though.
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Re: What do they want from me?
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« Reply #10 on: March 22, 2012, 03:58:36 PM »
How did you know it's about movies?

It is clear from the words used, if not their order.
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #11 on: March 22, 2012, 05:18:36 PM »
How did you know it's about movies?

It is clear from the words used, if not their order.

How?
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #12 on: March 22, 2012, 05:21:59 PM »
Maybe it came easier to orthonorm, but I figured there were all sorts of festivals, but how many of them had a selection of some kind? That's why I asked about whether you were making a movie though, cause I wasn't sure if that was it or not.

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« Reply #13 on: March 22, 2012, 05:24:20 PM »
Maybe it came easier to orthonorm, but I figured there were all sorts of festivals, but how many of them had a selection of some kind? That's why I asked about whether you were making a movie though, cause I wasn't sure if that was it or not.

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #14 on: March 23, 2012, 04:34:55 AM »
How did you know it's about movies?

It is clear from the words used, if not their order.

How?
You show film selections at film festivals.
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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #15 on: March 23, 2012, 08:15:06 PM »
Maybe it came easier to orthonorm, but I figured there were all sorts of festivals, but how many of them had a selection of some kind? That's why I asked about whether you were making a movie though, cause I wasn't sure if that was it or not.

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #16 on: March 24, 2012, 01:08:34 PM »
trying to switch to romanian did not help, as the titles were still in english!
i think it means 'what festivals have this movie selection previously been shown at?'

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Re: What do they want from me?
« Reply #17 on: March 25, 2012, 10:57:50 AM »
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