SFA 2015

Banner580x180 Call for Entries to the Student Filmmaker Award 2015 is now closed.

Closing date for entries: 7 May 2015: the judging process has now started.

Eligibility: You needed to be a current student at a college, university or film school in the UK, aged 18 or over, with an interest in and aptitude for filmmaking.

SFA_2015_Logo_CMYKTheme: ‘The truth is out there. Have faith!‘, which you could have interpreted in any way you like.

Prize: Six-week internship with a film-production company in Hollywood.

Criteria: Read our Submission notes and Rules for the Student Film Award 2015.

Workshops: All student filmmakers whose entries are accepted are invited to a special workshop with a leading filmmaker.

Flyer: You can download our SFA 2015 promotional flyer PDF and print out a copy for easy reference.

Abdul-Rehman Malik, Insight’s Festival Director, says: ‘With the theme of The truth is out there. Have faith! this year’s Insight Student Filmmaker Award challenges the UK’s best student filmmakers to turn their creativity and their passion to exploring what faith and belief means to us today.’

Here are some links for you to find your way around:

➤ Award
➤ Prize
➤ How to enter
➤➤ Submission notes
➤➤ Rules
➤➤ Entry form
➤ Workshops
➤ Q and A
➤ Winner 2014: Harriet Edwards
➤ Press kit

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If you have any questions not answered by the Ask Insight page about the Student Filmmaker Award 2015, or if you have technical problems with submitting your entry, please contact SFA Project Manager, Marianne Knowles at knowlesmarianne@gmail.com and she will email you answers and relevant attachments so that you can submit your entry before the deadline.