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Opening Shots cameraphone film competition / sponsored by JT

2nd August 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm

(please note this is not a live event – August 2nd is the entry deadline for this competition)


We’d love to see what you can do with a smartphone – will it be a music video? A one-shot drama? A comedy sketch? We’re looking for originality above technical genius, so let your imagination loose!The award for the best submission overall is a fabulous new tablet, kindly offered by JT.

13th Parish Festival is delighted to partner with JT and now invites entries to a competition for emerging film-making talent in the Channel Islands. We particularly welcome work from younger people, and the maximum age for entry is twenty years old. Films must be no longer than three minutes long. The deadline for entry is August 2nd 2020.

Your film must be no longer than 3 mins maximum and files (.mov or.MP4 only) should be emailed to:
Please make sure you comply with the competition critera provided on our website and below.

We will endeavour, with your permission, to create a viewing channel for the shortlisted entries.

This award is kindly sponsored by JT providing a brand new tablet for the lucky winner!

Competition Criteria

Film-makers must be under 20 years old
All material must be the original work of the entrant
Only one submission per entrant will be accepted
All persons depicted in the work must have given written permission to be included
No persons or other animals should be endangered or harmed in the making of the film
Films must be no longer than 3 minutes long
Work must be submitted in either .mov or .MP4 formats
The deadline for submission is HIGH NOON, 2nd August 2020
Films must be made with smartphone or similar technology (i.e. no fancy professional gear allowed!)

Any breach of the above conditions will lead to automatic disqualification.


2nd August 2020
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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The 13th Parish Festival of Independent Film and Music
St. Helier, Jersey + Google Map

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