Submissions

Young Filmmaker Competition

CINEMAGIC YOUNG FILMMAKER 2018 (CALL FOR ENTRIES)     
HAVE YOU MADE A SHORT FILM?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE YOUR FILM SCREENED IN THE CINEMA?

Cinemagic is looking for imaginative and original films made by young people to be screened as part of CINEMAGIC YOUNG FILMMAKER 2018.  The films can be about anything at all! ¬Fact or fiction, comedy or drama, news programme or documentary.

CINEMAGIC YOUNG FILMMAKER 2018 will take place during the CINEMAGIC BELFAST FESTIVAL in October. The event will showcase the best short film entries of the year and we will also be producing a series of workshops and master classes with renowned members of the film and TV industry.  A digital filmmaking prize will be awarded for the best film in each age and genre category - the winning entries will also be screened ‘IN COMPETITION’ during the CINEMAGIC INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE in 2019.

The competition deadline is 31st August 2018.

HOW TO ENTER
Please email an online screening link to your film along with an entry form to chris@cinemagic.org.uk

Alternatively you can also submit your entry on DVD. DVD entries (along with the entry form) should be posted to CINEMAGIC YOUNG FILMMAKER 2018, Chris Shaw, Cinemagic, 49 Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1JL. 

 

PLEASE NOTE: THE COMPETITION IS ONLY OPEN TO YOUNG FILMMAKERS AGED 25 AND UNDER LIVING IN THE UK AND IRELAND.

FILMS ARE TO BE NO LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES.

For further information

For more information contact Chris Shaw at Cinemagic.
Tel: +44 28 90311900
Email: chris@cinemagic.org.uk

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Cinemagic is a competitive festival and annually selects films for a range of competitions in its Belfast Festival programmes.

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