Short Film Competition 16-25 years.
Geelong 2020 Wooden Boat Festival is seeking expressions of interest from young digital film and video art makers wishing to participate in an exciting competition in March 2020.

What is on offer?

The Festival is keen to involve young people in an appreciation of maritime heritage and its impact on contemporary life.

We are calling on film/video makers between the ages of 16 and 25 to submit a work on the theme “Winds of Change”.

Expressions of interest are open until June 23 2019.

The final work, of any genre (animation, narrative film, video art etc), will be required to be submitted by December 12, 2019, 12.00pm AEST.

Subject matter that demonstrates a connection to Australian maritime heritage or sailing will be highly valued.

Entries will be judged by local identities from the creative fields and cash prizes awarded. Shortlisted entries will be screened during the Wooden Boat Festival over 7-9 March 2020 at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club.

Who is the opportunity for?

Anyone between the ages of 16 and 25.

Who is providing the opportunity?

The Committee of the Wooden Boat Festival with the support of the Rotary Club of Geelong Central and judges from Geelong film and creative industries. Please see the festival website for competition rules

Who is eligible and what is required?

Anyone between the ages of 16 and 25. The expression of interest should state:
* Name and age
* Phone
* Email
* Working title
* Anticipated genre

Please email to

How much does it cost?

$5 administration cost. One entry per film/video maker

How do people book or get involved?

Email expression of interest or enquiries to
Phone Linda on 0438.826.610

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Short Film Competition 16-25 years.

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