Creazione e Immagine, a cultural association in Cosenza, presents the XX edition of Moda Movie, a project born from the idea to celebrate and study in deep the relationship between the world of Fashion and the Arts, with particular reference to the cinematographic art. This project launches a competition for Fashion Designer, which aims to enhance and promote young talents in the world of fashion and the arts, giving them a chance of comparison, training, professional growth and visibility. For each edition of the project is found a topic of interest to which are addressed the notices of competition and the different events that make up the entire manifestation.Theme 2017: Beauty. Treasure of Italy.Italy is an extraordinary place, characterized by a cultural heritage and landscape unique in the world. Moda Movie 2017 wants to talk and make to talk about the wonders of our country: from the great cultural centers to the whole heritage widespread in the territory, large and small precious goods, all to discover.Italy is the great beauty: magnificent works of art, monuments, landscapes, archaeological goods, folklore, historical centers. A very large value, often little known by the younger generations, that deserves to be known and loved.Fashion has always treasured of the beautiful “Made in Italy” and of the great Italian artistic and cultural heritage, inexhaustible source of inspiration for both the high fashion and the prêt-à-porter.Through this theme, we hope that young fashion designers have a thorough understanding of the immense Italian cultural heritage and that fashion may be a vehicle to raise awareness for the citizens to the theme of knowledge, protection and enhancement of our heritage. The theme will be explored and examined as well as the creative estrus will propose it: though clearly always in line with the project and well explained in the datasheets and in the descriptive materials.


CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: The contest is open to : young graduates designers and / or public high schools, or private school students of design, fashion and modelling; University of Fashion and professional schools. The competition is reserved to those born after 1st January 1987. The competition includes the proposal by the designers of four models in the form of sketches (A4, 21×30, white background), accompanied by a tissue sample and data sheet. Please send also a copy of the sketches in digital. A sequence number of sketches, the candidate’s name, address, telephone number and e-mail, must be reported on the back of each sketch.

The request for entering the competition must be exclusively submitted through the registration form, attached to this announcement.

The registration form must be accompanied by: a picture of the candidate (in jpeg format only); a short and discursive curriculum vitae; a brief explanation (max 500 characters, type Times New Roman, size 12) of what has motivated and inspired them to realize the sketches; a parental authorization must be provided for those not yet 18 years old. The expiration date to send the material is 6 March 2017. Send to: Associazione Creazione e Immagine, Via Panebianco, 600 – 87100 Cosenza – Calabria – Italy. (In attachment the candidates have to send a legible copy of a payment of 10, 00 euro, on the IBAN IT 84 O 03139 16200 00000000 2132 BANCA SVILUPPO SpA COSENZA – THE POSTMARK DOESN’T SERVE AS PROOF – Incomplete covers or not in order with the Proclamation of Share won’t be examined. The material envoy won’t be given back. The organizers do not assume any liability for any damage to the materials sent during transport. The names of the finalists will be published online ( not later than 16th March 2017. The jury delegated by the association Creazione e Immagine will judge and select the competitors who are accepted to participate n the final phase of the demonstration; between 17 and 19 March 2017 the finalists will have to send the sketches chosen by the Commission and a own picture in jpg format 300 dpi resolution at The participants must manufacture two of their four sketches, to own expenses, faithfully respecting the designs pointed out by the jury, paying close attention to the apparel-finish. It is advisable to refer, in the realization of clothes, a size 42. The shoes size will be communicated later to competitors, following the selection of the models for the parade. The clothes should be placed respectively in two special enclosures (each with an explanatory apparel photos) and sent or delivered to the competition secretary, not later than 22th May 2017 (THE POSTMARK DOESN’T SERVE AS PROOF) . The shoes and the accessories must be consigned the day before the performance. Models, location, makeup and hair, equipment and service for the gala will be prearranged and made available by the organization. The committee reserves the right to use the image of the realized clothes and the material introduced by the single candidates, only for advertising purpose. The selected clothes, before unthreading during the conclusive evening of the event, will receive much visibility because they will be exposed in the most representative showcases of the shops along the M.A.B., the Museum to the open one in the center of the city.

The 15 finalists will be required to pay 100,00 euro for the final phase of the project. They must send (by fax oremail by 22th May 2017) a legible copy of the payment to be credited to the account: IBAN IT 84 O 03139 16200 00000000 2132 BANCA SVILUPPO SpA COSENZA. All the finalists will be required to participate in a workshop of specialization and the Conference of Studies which will be held during the demonstration. (Will be issued a certificate of attendance). The expenses for two overnights stay in accomodation of the finalists will be charged to the association. The organizer committee declines any responsibility for any type of accident or damage that could happen to all the participants. Winners will be decreed, by a jury of experts, during the gala evening (12 June 2017). All the stylist competitors (and the reserves), once ended the exhibition, may participate to the exhibition circuit of so called “Trame di Moda”, a series of fashion shows throughout Italy whose aim is promoting one’s own name. To the participants is required to inform Creazione e Immagine association, not later than 25th June 2017. It also required to the competition winners to confirm the adhesion to the assigned stage, no later than 30th June 2017.



First Prize:– Trophy Moda Movie made by a famous artist goldsmith- Scholarship of € 1.000,00- Stage offered by an important fashion company- MMGiftBag containing fine fabrics and products of the sponsors

Second and Third Prize: Stage offered by prestigious fashion companies + MMGiftBag containing fine fabrics and products of the sponsorsFor any information please write to: Associazione Creazione e Immagine via Panebianco 600, 87100 Cosenza, Italia – tel. and fax tel. 320.2740001 Monday to Friday from 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. – email – site

COMPETITION FOR YOUNG DESIGNERS21TH EDITION11-12 June 2017Theme: “Beuty. The treasure of Italy”CONTEST ENTRYAll documentation must be completed, signed and sent to: Associazione Creazione e Immagine – Via Panebianco, 600 – 87100 Cosenza – Italia – and (only for the finalists) by e-mail to:;Together with this enrolment form the contestant must also include:1) a photocopy of payment of the enrolment fee of € 10,00 payable by bank draft to “Associazione culturale CREAZIONE E IMMAGINE – IBAN IT 84 O 03139 16200 00000000 2132 BANCA SVILUPPO SpA COSENZA(indicating: Concorso stilisti Moda Movie 2017 + candidate’s name);2) a short and discursive curriculum vitae;3) a brief explanation (max 500 characters, type Times New Roman, size 12) of what has motivated and inspired them to realize the sketches;4) a parental authorization must be provided for those not yet 18 years old.The deadline for enrolment and receipt of all the documentation is 6th March 2017 ( the postmark doesn’t serve as a proof)


Personal Data:Surname ________________________________ First Name: ______________________________________Sex: M: ______ F: ______ Date of Birth: ____________________________________________________Place of Birth :_____________________________________________________________________________Nationality: _______________________________________________________________________________Residence:Street: ___________________________________________________________________________________Town: ______________________________________ Province: ___________________________________Postal code: __________________ Country: __________________________________________________Tel: ______________________________________________Fax: ___________________________________E-mail: ____________________________________________________________________________________I the undersigned do hereby request to be enrolled in the 21th edition of the “Competition for young designers”- project Moda Movie which will be held in Cosenza (Italy) from 11-12 June 2017.I declare to have read and accepted the regulations contained in the notification of the contest and authorise to use my personal data. I also declare that what I presented is an original work which ensures the full availability and I commitment to sell the institution auctioneer the right to use the project material handed to me for communications and publications relating to the promotion or the documentation of the competition or any other events or later.PLACE AND DATE ___________________________ SIGNATURE