Port Shorts Film Festival – Saturday 28th October – 5:00pm

See the most accomplished Local and Open category short films under the stars as they take you to places that leave you richer for the experience. Feast on great food and live entertainment as well.

• Open to all filmmakers.
• Major prize $5000.

With a first prize of $5000 AUD up for grabs, the only restriction on films entered for the Port Shorts Open Filmmakers Awards is a maximum film length of ten (10) minutes. (including titles and credits)

PORT SHORTS LOCAL FILMMAKERS AWARDS

First prize is $2000 AUD.

Only residents of the Douglas Shire, Cairns, Mareeba Shire, Tablelands Shire, Wujal Wujal and Cook Shire are eligble to enter Port Shorts Local Filmmakers Awards.

Maximum film length is four minutes.

• Major prize $500

Port Shorts Music Video & Young Filmmaker Awards – Friday 27th October – 5:00pm

Sit back and appreciate what the next generation of filmmakers are capable of as many of Australia’s best young creatives aged 18 and under showcase their skills in categories of short film, microdocumentary and music video.

Open to all Filmmakers – worldwide

• MUSIC VIDEO
Only music videos for original compositions are eligible.
First prize – TBA

PORT SHORTS YOUNG FILMMAKERS AWARD – Under 18

• SHORT NARRATIVE, MICRO DOCUMENTARY – OPEN GENRE
Maximum film length four minutes. First prize TBA Value $2400 AUD