IdeasTap Graduate Award - Short Film

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What you win

We're giving 12 film graduates the chance to benefit from a tiered programme of support designed to help them get their foot in the door. Prizes on offer include careers coaching, a screening, and up to £1,000 prize money. 

Judging

Nicky Bentham – producer

Suzie Templeton – Oscar-winning animator

Mat Osman – editor, Le Cool

Jerry Rothwell – documentary filmmaker

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Description

Note: This brief is open to all IdeasTap members who graduated from a higher education course (e.g. HND, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees) in 2013, or are due to graduate this year.

For the Graduate Award - Design click here.

IdeasTap Graduate Awards recognise the high standard of work being produced by UK-based graduates each year.

Working with leading industry figures, we've come up with a package of support to help filmmaking graduates get a foot in the door.

Apply for IdeasTap Graduate Award: Film for the chance to win careers coaching, a screening, up to £1,000, plus a one-to-one critique of your work by a film industry expert. 

This award is open to the following four categories:

  • Documentary
  • Animation
  • Fiction
  • Music video

The prize 

Twelve finalists (three from each category) will each receive:

  • A screening of their short film to a panel of film industry experts, who will give feedback on the film.
  • A screening of their short film to an industry audience. 

Third prize overall

  • In each category one person will also receive £250 prize money, plus a one-to-one feedback session with an industry professional. 

Second prize overall

  • One winner in each category will receive £500 prize money, plus a one-to-one feedback session with an industry professional. 

First prize overall

  • One winner in each category will receive £1,000 prize money, plus a one-to-one feedback session with an industry professional. 

Eligibility

  • Open to UK residents only
  • Open to graduates of all higher education courses (e.g. HND, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees) who graduated in 2013 or are due to graduate this year.
  • The project must have been created after March 2013.

This brief closes on Friday 25 July 2014 at 5pm. It is open to all IdeasTap members who graduated from a higher education course (e.g. HND, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees) in 2013, or are due to graduate this year.

If you have any technical queries, please visit the Help Centre. Late entries will not be accepted under any circumstances, including technical issues – so make sure you don’t leave your application to the last minute.

Image used under Creative Commons from Jason Parrish.

How to apply

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