1 location, 2 actors, 3 minutes.
Cinespace Inc and Creative Brimbank are thrilled to present this year's 123 Film Competition as part of the Be Bold Festival with the theme: Living our Culture.
Explore the question of what culture means to you. And tell it in 1 location, using up to 2 actors (or characters) and within 3 minutes.
Films will be screened on loop during the Be Bold! Festival at The Bowery Theatre on 8 Oct 2022
Awards & Prizes
All Ages - sponsored by Creative Brimbank
$600 Best Film - All formats (landscape (YouTube) film or vertical (TikTok, IG Reels)
$600 Best Brimbank Film - All Formats (Films and/or filmmakers that feature or profile Brimbank)
Youth (under 25 years) Entry - sponsored by Victoria University
$500 best Youth Landscape or Vertical-format film
$250 best Youth Runner Up Landscape or Vertical-format film
Submit your films via Filmfreeway
This year the 123 Film Competition has partnered with the Let’s Make A Film! Program to provide filmmaking support in the form of three workshops, supported by Creative Brimbank. Register for 1, 2 or all 3.
Camera & Lighting Workshop
Open to Victorian Residents only
Films must have 1 location, up to 2 actors/characters, 3-minute max duration
Created within the last 6 months 2022
Submit a high-res film file. Note selected films will be posted on Creative Brimbank-hosted and/or Cinespace-hosted platforms
Landscape (YouTube) or Vertical (Tiktok, Instagram Reels)
Entrants provides a licence for Cinespace, Brimbank City Council and Victoria University to use the films or any images within the films for non-commercial, promotional purposes as part of this project delivery, with this licence ending 31 Dec 2022. Cinespace reserves the right to make changes to competition at its discretion.
Now get to sharing your diverse and multicultural stories and be heard. Be seen. Be creative. And above all else: Be Bold!
VIEW LAST YEAR'S WINNERS HERE:
123 Film Competition 2021
"Dartboard" - Hayden Flynn | #123FilmCompetition2021 | 1st Place Winner
"Subject 9412" - Theresa Gunarso | #123FilmCompetition2021 | 2nd Place Winner
"Diversity in a Galaxy Far, Far Away" - Talha Sarrac | #123FilmCompetition2021 | 3rd Place Winner
This project is supported by Creative Brimbank and Victoria University