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FILM MAKING COMP
FILM THE HOUSE 2018: CALLING ALL FILMMAKERS TO ENTER PARLIAMENTARY COMPETITION
Deadline: 30 September 2018 (shortlist announced Jan 2019)
Independent and student filmmakers and scriptwriters of all ages are invited to submit their short films or scripts for a chance to win an exciting parliamentary competition, devised in support of creators and copyright.
Film the House 2018 competition provides a fun way to raise awareness among Parliamentarians about the importance of the creative industries to the UK economy and the many ways in which we can nurture and protect them. It is one of Parliament’s major competitions and is just one of a number of initiatives aimed at raising awareness of intellectual property (IP) and the need to protect creativity and copyright by bringing together filmmakers and Parliamentarians.
Aiming to showcase the ‘best’ up-and-coming filmmakers and scriptwriters across the UK, Film the House will offer local filmmakers the opportunity to be put in direct contact with the movers and shakers of the film industry. It is also a way for participants to meet their local MP and to learn about how Parliament and lobbying works. The categories for the 2018 competition are:
• Best Short Film (under 16)
• Best Short Film (16 and over)
• Best Script (under 16)
• Best Script (16 and over)
Visit the Film the House website for a full set of the competition terms and conditions.Entrants should apply via filmthehouse.co.uk.
ISLINGTON IN BLOOM COMP
Deadline: Sunday 3 June 2018
Prize: gardening vouchers
Info from: https://www.islington.gov.uk/sports-parks-and-trees/parks-and-green-space/in-bloom
Deadline: 30 April 2018
Prize: 1st prize £50 Amazon voucher
Criteria: open to young people aged 16-19 living or studying in Islington
How to enter: look at the link for comp rules.