Open to filmmakers of all ages from first-time filmmakers to professionals. As long as your film is shot entirely on a smartphone or tablet and is within the six and a half minute time limit your film is eligible for submission. Everyone has a great idea for a short film and a potential movie camera in their pocket, so no excuses. Here’s your chance to start filming!
Thirteen films will be selected from all the entries to screen at our Gala Finals Event at the Chauvel Cinema in Sydney, Australia on August 24, 2017. The night starts with a VIP Meet and Greet Event which is a chance for all SF3 2017 filmmakers, creatives, actors, sponsors and judges to mingle with industry professionals and each other. The SF3 Top Ten Films and other Award Winning films will then be screened on the beautiful big screen of the iconic and historic Chauvel Cinema and a panel of esteemed judges will award the SF3 Prizes to category winners, including the top prizes of SF3 2017 Best Film and SF3 2017 People’s Choice Award. Although awarded on the night, the People’s Choice Award is open for online voting for two days prior to the Gala Finals Event.