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Motion Picture Madness 2017

5 July 2017

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Create an epic short film!

Create a 30 second to 5 minute short film for your chance to win incredible prizes including gift vouchers worth hundreds of dollars and the opportunity to participate in a short film intensive.

The theme is open and entries must be family friendly. The top 10 shortlisted films will be screened at the Shirley Burke Theatre in Parkdale on Wednesday 6th December 2017.

Please submit your film via Vimeo on our entry form. Please contact Paul Corb if you have any questions.


  1. Entry is free and open to people aged 12-25 years who live, work, study or recreate in the City of Kingston
  2. Only one entry per person/team. If submitting as a team, each person in the team must complete an entry form
  3. Your film must be an original story. The theme is open
  4. Entries must be family friendly and run 30 seconds – 5 minutes. You may be asked to edit your film if any content is deemed inappropriate. We also reserve the right to not shortlist and screen your film if content is deemed inappropriate and you have not made the required edits
  5. Entries close 5pm Friday 10th November 2017
  6. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into
  7. The top 10 entries will be screened during the awards presentation evening on Wednesday 6th December 2017


For more info and to enter, please contact Paul Corb or drop in to Youth Services at Southland