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Motion Picture Madness 2018

6 February 2018

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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 28th November 2018.

Please submit your film via the Vimeo link 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 26th October 2018
  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 28th November 2018


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