Film Contest – Cash prizes
Film Camp for Kids & Youth invited youth ages 11 to 25 years who reside in the tri-county region (Essex, Lambton, Kent Counties) to participate in “Celebrating Canada & Ontario – A Short Film Competition for Youth”. Thanks to a grant from the Ontario 150 Community Celebration Program there will be $5,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to aspiring filmmakers in the region. DEADLINE for submission was Friday, April 28th. Stay tune for the date for the Awards.
The film competition required participants to submit short films themed on celebrating “some aspect” of Canada’s and Ontario’s culture, history, environment, future, innovation, becoming a new home, sports, art, tourism and more. All pre-screened (for quality and content) short films will judged in age groups.
Film Camp for Kids & Youth has offered year round programming in all aspects of filmmaking in Windsor-Essex since 2013. The camp expanded in 2015 thanks to a grant from Libro Credit Union, and today provides day and overnight camps to over 200 participants ages 8-18 years in multiple locations. Classes in writing, photography, acting, special effects, lighting, and more are included in programming offers. The camp also employs university and college film students to give them work experience in their field.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Download here to register: Ontario 150 Film Competition Registration Form