Nextwave Deadline Approaching

Regional Youth Short Film Competition Closing Soon Young people living in Regional and remote Australia have unique stories to tell and the Nextwave Youth Film Festival, Australia’s largest regional youth film competition, wants to hear them. Short films entered by September 23rd have the chance to win in over $40,000…

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Top Tips: Making A Film In A Weekend? It’s Possible!

The finish line is in sight… Hey Filmmakers, The entries are trickling in now! We’re so excited to see your films coming in, and all the different ways you’ve interpreted our 2019 theme and item. Don’t forget to fill out the entry form when you send your film in, we need that…

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Top Tips: Have your film sounding pitch perfect

One Month Countdown + How to sound it out Hey Filmmakers, The clock is officially ticking! We’ve started receiving some early entries, and with just over a month until your films are due in before the September 23rd deadline, it’s certainly time to get stuck into editing and preparing first drafts for…

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Top Tips: Vital Lessons To Learn From The Judging Panel

Top Tips: Vital Lessons To Learn From The Judging Panel Hey Filmmakers, Curious to know a little more about those judges we announced a few newsletters back? Well, here’s the low-down, from film recommendations, how they got started in the filmmaking biz, to what lessons you can take away and…

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Top Tips: Pro tips for editing your film

Cut it up! Hey Filmmakers, It’s time to cut loose! Editing your film is one of the really exciting parts, it’s the first time you get to sit down and actually SEE what you’ve been working on. They say a film is remade three times, when you write, when you film and…

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Top Tips: Making the most of your filming days

Lights, Camera, Action! Hey Filmmakers, Ready to hit record?  Once you’ve got a team, a story, an idea of the camera angles you want to use and the locations and props you’ll be using, you’re ready to head to set and start calling the shots. Here’s a few tips to…

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First Prizes and Judges Announcement!

Ready to win big? Here’s the 2019 prizes! Hey Filmmakers, We hope the school holidays gave you some time to work on your film! Whether that was looking for inspiration on an adventure, knuckling down and crafting your story, or seizing the days off and heading out there to film. …

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