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Films for the Forest Challenge

On April 22, 2010, filmmakers around the world gave a voice to the planet’s forests. This year, the camera is in your hands.  Sign up for this years film contest today and let us know what  “Breath of the Planet” means to you? 

 Films for the Forest

DEADLINE: May 30, 2011.

LENGTH: All films must be between 30 seconds to 3 minutes.
LANGUAGE: Films submitted in any language other than English must be subtitled in English.
THEME: What does “Breath of the Planet” mean to you? Filmmakers are encouraged to be creative with this theme. Films can even be based on one of many topics pertaining to tropical rainforests including, but not limited to:
·Rainforests · Deforestation · Indigenous and Forest Communities · Sustainable Development
·Biodiversity · Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation · Water Pollution

ENTRY LEVELS:
Films can be a number of different types, e.g., documentaries, narratives, animations, public service announcements (PSAs), etc. Please submit your film in one of the following three age and experience related categories:

Professional
Filmmakers whose work have been commissioned by or who have worked with a professional production company, or who have attended advanced training in filmmaking, including, but not limited to a Masters of Fine Arts in Film Production.

Amateur
Filmmakers who are not part of and whose work has never been comissioned by a professional production company, or who have not received advanced training in filmmaking.

Youth
Filmmakers between the ages of 12-18.

Non-Competitive Filmmakers of any age and experience can submit a film in this category. The film will not be considered for prizes but is available for viewing and screening as films entered for competition.

Understanding the economic challenges of many international regions, limitations on access to media resources, and our commitment to encouraging global participation, there will be NO FEE to enter the 3-Minute Film Challenge.

For more information and terms and conditions please visit Films for Forest.

 

 

 

 

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