How to enter Real Time's 3-5 minute film competition (Cash prize!)

Written by TVSA Team from the blog TV Production on 09 Jul 2019
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Discovery's Real Time channel and the Jozi Film Festival have partnered up for a cool film competish called Real Stories by Real People about Real Lives.

And the search is on for short films that match this description.

The competition (which was titled Don't Stop Wondering in previous years) is calling for 3-5 minute films by storytellers from across Africa which tell unique African stories.

The prizes

The top three films will win the following cash prizes:

Winner: $2,500 (R35,564.13 - exchange rate as at 9 July 2019)

2nd Prize: $1,000 (R14,225.65)

3rd Prize: $750 (R10,669.24)

Also, the Top 20 films, including the three winners, will be broadcast on the Real Time channel. (DStv, channel 155)

Entry Must-Knows

You need to be 18 or older to enter and you must be an African resident.

Submitted films must be in English or include English subtitles. 

Films must be filmed in HD and 16:9 landscape, using any device of your choosing.

Films must be delivered in the following high-resolution format: 25fps (or HD (1920x1080)), 2K, Quicktime.

How to enter

You can enter on the Jozi Fim Festival website here: Real Time Competition

You'll find the Terms and Conditions on the site here: Ts & Cs

Closing date for entries: Friday, 30 August 2019 at 19h00 CAT.

Channels in this post: Real Time


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