Bell Shakespeare Shorts Festival

Bell Shakespeare Shorts Festival

Calling all budding filmmakers! Bell Shakespeare is excited to announce a film festival where students are in the director’s seat. A national festival of short films about and inspired by Shakespeare that reflect unique Australian communities.

Participating schools will have access to a suite of resources on filmmaking, performing Shakespeare, and information for teachers. Teachers will have access to a live streamed teacher workshop direct from Sydney Opera House.

Win great prizes and share in Shakespeare storytelling with schools across Australia!

CREATE A FILM IN ONE OF TWO CATEGORIES


Retelling — films using Shakespeare’s original text and story
Reimagining — films that adapt, rework or are inspired by Shakespeare’s works

THE RULES


–  For primary students , films must be no more than three minutes in duration
– For secondary students, films must be no more than five minutes in duration
–  Films can be shot on a smartphone, tablet or camera
–  Films must use some of Shakespeare’s original text or be inspired by Shakespeare’s use of language, plays or characters
–  Films must reflect your school and/or your unique community in some way

Full terms and conditions and all information will be available here from 2 November 2019.

HOW MUCH?


$500 for schools with an ICSEA value of 1001 and above.
$250 for schools with an ICSEA value of 1000 or less.

DATES


Registrations open 28 January 2020
Festival runs Term 1–3 2020

Bell Shakespeare Shorts Festival

CONTACT US

Email: learning@bellshakespeare.com.au
Tel:
1300 305 730
Fax:
1300 552 271
Post:
PO Box 10, Millers Point, 2000