The grant for the creation of a first short film is attributed on the basis of a script competition.
A seven members committee works on the shortlist of ten scripts among all applications received. The ten selected authors are then invited to the International Film Festival of Aubagne (March 19th-24th 2018) in order to meet with all the committee members as well as to assist to the SiRAR awards ceremony. As a result of those meetings, the committee makes a definitive choice and annonces the laureate that will be attributed the €24 500 grant for the support of the creation of a first film. G.R.E.C will ensure the production of the laureate’s film. It belongs to the laureate scriptwriter to choose his composer within three shortlisted by the “SiRAR Music” selection committee.
The second price offers an invitation to participate to the « scripwriting marathon » during the Festival des scénaristes in Valence.
The grant for the creation of an original music score is attributed on the basis of a call for entries to composers.
A three members committee, placed under the MERIDIEN’s responsibility, is asked to shortlist three young composers among all the applications.
Those three composers are invited to the Festival International du Film d'Aubagne (March 19th-24th 2018) in order to meet the scriptwriter, laureate of the grant for the direction of a first short film. Following this meeting, the composers will have to present musical propositions for the to be coming film. It belongs to the laureate scriptwriter to choose his composer. He will receive a €2 500 grant attributed to the composition of an original music score by the SACEM.