Because in just 7 days time, our judging panel will be whittling
down all the entries from our mini movies competition to a
shortlist of 5. Those 5 will then be in with a chance of having
their work aired on TV, and winning 5000 British pounds and 2
special tickets to the BFI London film festival (accompanied by a
nice weekend in London on us).
7 days is a long time in the showbiz world of movies, so if you
haven't already entered, there's no time like the now- click
Congrats to Jackuss1000 for their winning the last of our weekly
competitions £200 of amazon vouchers will be whittling their way
With 13 days, 11 hrs, 48 minutes and approx 24 seconds to go
until the deadline for all mini movie entries, we bring you
sunshine and summer in this week's winning entry:
Our judging panel are officially quaking in their
boots with excitement about choosing the shortlist in just a few
weeks time. To get a chance to get your work infront of them, win
£5000, your mini movie shown on TV, and a special weekend in
London for the BFI film festival, just get your entries in sharpish
here by midnight on Sunday April 17th.
And if that wasn't enough- the mini movie submitted between noon
today and next Monday noon that clocks up the most views will win
£200 of amazon vouchers.
Fame awaits. Look busy.
p.s. if you haven't already- take a short jaunt here to get your hands on a special mini movie makers'
film kit to help you make your masterpiece
As part of our mini
movies competition, we've got some rather special little film
makers' kits to give away. We've spoken to lots of film makers over
the past few months, and enclosed in these kits are the things that
they said they'd be lost without*.
*think more along the lines of sticks, strings and minature sized
train models than champagne, giant dinosaurs and red carpets...
Click here. Make haste. There are mini movies
to be made.
With just less than 3 weeks to go until submission deadline
(April 17th), we're officially getting excited about the world of
On Friday, we were totally blown away by this piece of grape
We spent a bit of time earlier in the week with our heads in the
clouds as this bit of movie magic came in:
In a very close second place, we saw panic in the playground and
the perils of peckishness being thwarted:
But the winner of this week's competition, awarded to the video
submitted between last Monday and this one that racked up the most
views, was this little fella:
Congratulations and a big thanks to all those of you who have
entered so far. For those of you currently creating a little
masterpiece, get those entries in now- there are £200 of amazon
vouchers to be snapped up this week for the entry that gets the
most views between now and Monday noon next week. And if you who've
entered so far but not won the weekly prize remember this- the
weekly contest has no bearing on the final result as this will be
judged on the basis of creativity and adherance to the brief, by
our special panel.
To get involved in the mini movies competition and to win the
chance of having your work shown on primetime TV, pocketing a cool
£5000 and winning 2 special tickets to the BFI London film
festival, just go here to find out more.
On a very rainy Saturday four weeks ago, we held a little workshop here at Fruit Towers to launch
our mini movies competition. Ben
Wheatley- film director, very funny chap, and the maker of our
superhero ad- spent the day with us, talking about his
own experience, sharing top tips, and helping our film makers' make
their own little mini movies on the day.
This is our little video about the day- thanks to Mark and Dan
for all the time they put into making this for us:
To find out how you could get your work on TV, and win £5000,
take a peak here here.