COMMUNITY FILM AWARD
The Nanaimo Global Film Festival Group is calling for submissions for its 2012 Community Film Award! Proposed projects should deal with issues of economic, social or environmental justice and may include fair trade or cooperatives. Projects can be documentary, dramatic or experimental in nature, as long as one of the themes is incorporated. The finished product will be screened at the 2013 Global Film Festival. The award consists of:
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please prepare a package that includes: a short written proposal outlining the film project's topics and goals; an outlined budget of the project, including how the award funds will assist in the production of your film; a projected time-line for completion of the project; a resume; and a demo reel of previous work, either on DVD or via a link to YouTube. Proposals will be evaluated based on creativity, relevance of the proposed topic, and whether the proposal has feasible budget and schedule. The deadline for submissions is September 24. The winner will be announced during the festival on September 28 and 29, 2012.
Alternatively, submissions and/or supporting materials may be mailed c/o Suzanne Gregory, PO Box 369 Station A, Nanaimo, B.C. V9R 5L3
The Nanaimo Global Film Festival Group aims to promote the production of films in the local community that deal with issues of social, environmental, and economic justice. Thanks to the generous support of the Mid-Island Co-op and the Gulf Island Film and Television School we are able to continue supporting local film in 2012 and the future; Soules Consulting has been a major sponsor of our award program in the past.