How to enter

Instagram squareInsight is a professional, fair and experienced organisation. We wanted to be very clear about what you needed to submit in order to enter the Student Filmmaker Award 2015, as well as our terms and conditions for entry – so we produced these documents and an online entry form.

Please read the Submission notes and Rules in force for entry to this year’s Award.

Here are two important aspects of the Student Filmmaker Award:

1. What you need to submit

To enter the Student Filmmaker Award, based on the award theme (see point 2, below), you may submit any of (a) below together with (b): 

(a) Entry content (please choose one of these options)

➤ A two-page synopsis of a movie you would like to make together with a five-page sample of a script (or script in progress) or storyboard (send these to us as attachments to email address: knowlesmarianne@gmail.com)

➤ short film relevant to the Award that is a maximum length of five minutes (send films in DVD format by post or add URL link and password to online film site on entry form)

➤ A five-minute sample of rushes from a longer film (send films in DVD format by post or add URL link and password to online film site on entry form)

(b) Entry form

➤ You need to fill in and return an Entry form by midnight on 8 May 2016.

2. Faith theme

The theme of the Student Filmmaker Award is The Merciful Planet?. You may interpret this theme in any way you like.

Our definition of ‘faith’ includes any belief, disbelief or aspect of spirituality. We want entrants to engage critically with ‘faith’ as a powerful part of the human experience.