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July 26, 2012

50 Second Film Competition

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A film competition marking Trinidad and Tobago’s 50th anniversary of Independence is now closed

The trinidad+tobago film festival and Flow invited filmmakers to submit short films on the topic of independence to a film competition celebrating the country’s 50th Independence anniversary.

We were looking for the best 50-second films that express what independence means to the filmmaker.

Submissions were accepted on any interpretation of the word independence and filmmakers were encouraged to be as creative as they wish and explore any aspect of  what the word means to them.

RULES

  • Films must be 50 seconds in length
  • Films must be on the theme of independence (be creative!)
  • Films must be the original work of the filmmaker/filmmakers and must not include any previously copyrighted material — including background music —without permission.
  • Filmmakers may submit as many videos as you wish.
  • The competition is open to all ages, professionals and amateurs.
  • Entrants must be residents of Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Minimum resolution for videos: 720 x 480 NTSC
  • The competition is open from July 01–August 01, 2012.
  • By submitting a film to the competition, filmmakers agree to allow ttff to use their film in promotional materials, including on our website.

PRIZES
Directors of the five best films will win a Flow package of services.  The best film overall will also be awarded TT$5,000 at the ttff awards ceremony on September 30, 2012.

 






 
ttff entries:
 

 
ttff14_panorama_feature_manakamana_directors

Filmmakers in focus: Stephanie Spray and Pacho Velez

In the foothills of the Nepalese Himalayas is a temple dedicated to Manakamana, the Hindu goddess of good fortune. To get there pilgrims travel via cable car above a lushly forested landscape, a journey of some eight minutes th...
by Jonathan
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Film in Focus: Pan! Our Music Odyssey

The ttff/14 kicked off last night in grand style with the world premiere of Pan! Our Music Odyssey at the historic Globe cinema, followed by a reception and party at Zen nightclub, formerly the De Luxe cinema. Our blogger, Auro...
by Jonathan
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ttff14_short_finding_samuel_lowe_director

Filmmaker in Focus: Jeanette Kong

It was basically a bachelor society when then Chinese first came over to Jamaica. So there is a whole other side where they did have mixed-race children with local women. I want people to know that there is a whole wide range o...
by Jonathan
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ttff/14 guide discrepancies

Please note the following discrepancies in the ttff/14 printed guide. 1) The screening of Haiti Bride and Bullock listed as taking place on Thursday 18th September from 5.30pm at The Little Carib Theatre actually takes place on...
by Jonathan
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ttff/14 app now available for ios and android

We are pleased to announce the launch of the ttff/14 app, now available for iPhone (optimised for the iPhone 5) and Android. The app contains the entire ttff/14 lineup of films (with synopses and trailers), industry events and ...
by James
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