Bell Shakespeare Shorts Festival - Student Made

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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 and students will have access to a suite of resources on filmmaking, performing Shakespeare, information for teachers and a live streamed Q&A.

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
To be eligible for the Festival, films must be:
  • Submitted in one of two categories – Retelling or Reimagining;
  • Of or inspired by Shakespeare’s plays;
  • Reflective of the student’s school and/or unique community where the student lives, in some way;
  • No more than 5 mins in duration (secondary), and no more than 3 mins in duration (primary); and
  • Shot on any device including smartphone, tablet or video camera.

BOOKINGS
To make a booking or enquiry, simply press the GREEN Enquiry/Booking Request Button above right to directly contact the admin team. They will answer you promptly to discuss your contribution, including when payment will be required.

Shows for Schools not only gathers all the great available shows, it also makes booking easier!

Show Details

Type

incursion

Year Level Suitability

Kinder to 10-12

Curriculum area

The Arts - Drama, The Arts - Media Arts

Themes

Artform

Drama, Film, Physical Theatre

Duration

Secondary School films - 5 mins max, Primary School films, 3 mins max

Cost

$250 flat fee for all participating schools (revised fee for 2020, in light of current circumstances). The entry fee is applicable per school, regardless of how many classes participate in the festival.

School Term:
Term 2, Term 3

Availability

Press the green button to participate!

Enquiry/Booking Request