SAE student film competition - The Smartfilm Fest 2020

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2 Nov 2020

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SAE student film competition - The Smartfilm Fest 2020

2 Nov 2020

To keep you all creative and inspired this trimester, SAE is proud to announce our first-ever Smartfilm Fest - open to all current students of SAE Creative Media Institute.

Whether a first-time director, writer, or all-round movie-buff, the Smartfilm Fest is for you, providing the perfect platform for all students to showcase their talents, connect with their community, and tell their stories through the power of.

Accepting shorts with a maximum of 3 minutes long, shot entirely on your smartphone/ tablet device, (and in accordance with your state's lockdown rules. Sign up with a friend or as a solo participant.

Theme: Humanity will triumph over crisis and uncertainties.


Prizes to Win

1st Prize

Total RRP $1,047

Shure MV88+ Video Kit

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SRH1440 Headphones

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Pair of (2) x KRK Rokit 5 G4 - Studio Monitors 5”

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Runner Up

Total RRP Value $897

1 x MV88+ Video Kit
Pair of (2) x KRK Rokit 5 G4 - Studio Monitors 5” 

Special thanks to sponsors 

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Terms and Conditions

In order to enter the competition, you must submit a short film to the SAE Smartfilm Fest competition by Friday 18th December, 2020. Submissions must comply with the entry criteria. In order to be eligible for this competition you must be currently enrolled at SAE Creative Media Institute in Australia. The winning submission will be selected by judges on Monday 21st December. The winning submission will be notified via phone or email within two business days of the draw. The winning submission will have their details published on SAE Australia’s Facebook page.

The winning submission will receive 1 x Shure MV88+ Video Kit , 1 x SRH1440 Headphones, and 1 x pair of KRK Rokit 5 G4 - Studio Monitors 5”

The runner-up submission will receive 1 x Shure MV88+ Video Kit and 1 x pair of KRK Rokit 5 G4 - Studio Monitors 5”

Only one submission permitted per person. SAE reserves the right to use submissions for future marketing & promotional purposes. The competition is being run by SAE Institute Australia Copyright Navitas SAE Holdings Pty Ltd ABN 21 093 057 973.