Year 2016 – XIX edition


On September 29, the press conference of the Festival is held on the roof of the City Council of Getafe, with the presence of the Mayor of Getafe, the Councilor for Culture and the Directors of the Festival, where they will be presented. trends of the 2016 edition program.

Team Organization, maintains its 3-person structure for the direction and coordination of the Festival. It increases its human team with the inclusion of 12 people between councilors, auxiliaries and technicians, to which are added human resources of the own City council of Getafe, counting the Festival with the involvement of several municipal technicians and support personnel of municipal, as well as volunteers of the FITEC.

32 theater, dance, music and circus profesional companies, in the official program and 5 companies in “Off-FITEC”, with a total of 77 performances.

The estimated number of viewers around the street 78.250 people.

5 Accredited Professionals (programmers, distributors and representatives of Town halls, Theaters, Fairs and Festivals…).

1 accredited Media Professional (newspapers, radio, audiovisuals…).

The Portal, despite being a reality, does not obtain the expected results of participation, both companies and programmers. However, the 10% supply on Cachet of companies in hiring in Fair is maintained.

The Art-FITEC Market, with about 80 craft and food stands, decides to bet again on the route of the previous edition. On the occasion of the anniversary of the death of the writers Miguel de Cervantes and William Shakespeare, the Festival management decided to dedicate Art-FITEC to its figures, with a market tribute and an artistic program of 3 specific companies for the occasion. The inflow to the market is around the 30.000 people.

The Exposition Program, carries out several interventions: An exhibition of pictorial works on the streets through the association “La Carpa, creadores de Getafe”, The exhibition of the works presented to the poster contest of the XIX edition of FITEC and an exhibition permanent graffiti painted on the metal closures of Getafe businesses through a graffiti contest coordinated by the association “Coolturearte Getafe”.

The Festival re-bets on the  “A Play to Street” Program, dedicating to the mornings of Saturday and Sunday to the realization of several workshops and games in the streets of Getafe, as a vindication of the street as a space to play.

The 3rd edition of the Meeting of Living Statues has to be postponed again due to the budgetary constraints.

The Training Between-Spaces is again relegated to future editions due to economic constraints and the limited time with the organization team has had to get their workshops and seminars.

The 10th Photo Marathon is being postponed again. Due mainly to the budgetary constraints.

Poster Announcer FITEC 2016

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