Call for Entries
The world’s largest short film festival for kids, by kids is once again inviting young filmmakers to unleash their creativity on the big screen. Entries for the junior Tropfest is open giving filmmakers aged 15 years and under an opportunity to show off their talents and walk the red carpet for the first time.
There are great prizes up for grabs this year including a digital video camera, educational filmmaking experiences and fame! Trop Jr finalists will have their short films screened at the Domain in Sydney ahead of the iconic Movie Extra Tropfest event on Sunday 19 February 2012.
To be eligible, young filmmakers will have to create a film that is no longer than seven minutes, as well as feature the Trop Jr Signature Item for 2012:JUICE.
August 11th 2022
Curator and writer Jennifer Forest has collaborated with ACTF First Nations Designer April Phillips to update content in the My Place for Teachers decade timeline, aiming to better represent diverse voices from Australia’s past.
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July 27th 2022
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July 26th 2022
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