Workshop regulations


(Participation in workshops held as part of Octopus Film Festival 2022)

§ 1

The organizer of the scenario workshop with Marcin Ciaston, taking place in Gdansk from August 3 – 6, 2022. (hereinafter referred to as the “Workshop”) is Velvet Spoon Association with its registered office at Obrońców Wybrzeża 4B/7, 80-398 Gdańsk, NIP: 5842773886.

§ 2

Persons participating in the Workshop are required to familiarize themselves with these rules and regulations (hereinafter referred to as “Rules”), made available on the Organizer’s website.

§ 3

Participation in the Workshop is tantamount to acceptance of the Regulations.

§ 4

Participation in the Workshop of persons who are under 18 years of age is tantamount to acceptance of the Regulations by those who have legal custody of them.

§ 5

The number of seats at the Workshop is limited. Ten people will be admitted to the workshop group based on the submitted film synopsis. The application including: name, contact information and a 2-page synopsis of the feature film should be sent to: by July 17, 2022.

The criterion for admission to the Workshop is the opinion of the workshop leader – Marcin Ciaston.

§ 6

The organizer will contact qualified participants by July 25. Participation in the workshop is possible after the Participant pays a fee of PLN 360 gross.

§ 7

The organizer does not cover the cost of travel, accommodation or food for participants.

§ 8

The Organizer reserves the right to use film and photographic materials created during the workshop for promotional and informational purposes of the Organizer. Participants of the workshop agree that their image may be fixed by photographing, filming or making any other kind of recording in material promoting Octopus Film Festival for an indefinite period of time.

§ 9

The organizer reserves the right to make changes to the Regulations. The binding and final interpretation of the Regulations rests with the Organizer. Any matters not covered by these Regulations shall be decided by the Organizer.

§ 10

The organizer reserves the right to make changes in the course and schedule of the Workshop.

§ 11

Submission of an application to the workshop is tantamount to acceptance of these regulations. Those who apply to participate in the workshop consent to the processing of their personal data for the purposes of recruitment and organization of the workshop.