Friday, February 19, 2010

The Big Pitch - Ideas Fund Shorts

This scheme aims to recognise the wealth of talented young film-makers (between the ages of 16 and 25) in the UK, offering eight awards of 5,000 each for the most original, engaging ideas. Entries must be for films no longer than five minutes and can include documentaries, conceptual pieces, trailers for features, music videos, fashion films and animated shorts.

Eligible Costs Entries should be no longer than five minutes and can
include documentaries, conceptual pieces, trailers for features, music
videos, fashion films and animated shorts, for example

Funding/Support Eight prizes of 5,000 are available

Match Funding Applicants must be able to demonstrate additional funding
sources or in-kind support and that the Ideas Fund is not the sole source
of funding/support. Additional support may be cash or in-kind, or both.

Other Evidence of artistic merit, originality and the innovative quality of
the project, including the project management and ability to deliver, will
be the foremost consideration of the judges.

WHO CAN APPLY
Type Groups or individuals
Size Groups should contain a minimum of three people
Location United Kingdom

APPLICATION
Deadline(s)2010 deadline for receipt of applications: 29 March 2010 (5pm)
Peter De Haan Charitable Trust
Website: http://www.ideastap.com