We are looking for moving, funny, or thought-provoking films that celebrate this year's theme 'Soil Is Life'.
How long should my film be?
Maximum length of films is 3 minutes including opening titles and credits.
When is it due?
Submissions are due by Friday 5th October 2018. Make sure your file is exported as a playable movie and saved to a USB OR on a web-based shared folder. Please ensure you have name, school and contact details on all entries. USB can only be returned if they are accurately labelled.
Age Group Categories
Category A - 5-8 years of age
Category B - 9-12 years of age
Category C - 13-15 years of age
Category D - 16 - 18 years of age
Prizes will be awarded to the winner and runner-up in each category.
When is the screening?
Shortlisted films from each category will be screened at a special event at Rahamim Ecology Centre, Bathurst. More information will be supplied once entries have been received.
Do I heave to live in NSW or Australia?
No! Entries are open to anyone, anywhere! We will be screening the films online and allowing online voting as part of the People's Choice Award.
My class made a film for a school project. Can I submit that film to the festival?
Absolutely! We welcome films made by individuals, groups or a whole class.
What sort of film should I make?
You can make your film in any style or medium that suits you, as long as it fits within this year's theme 'Soil Is Life'.
It’s both a People’s Choice Award and a Juried Prize. The festival coordinators will make an initial short list of films to screen at the Festival screenings There will be a prize for the most popular film in each category as voted by the audience at the festival screening. All decisions will be final.