PRIZES FOR INDIE FILMMAKERS:
We are so thrilled to announce new prizes for Australian independent filmmakers as part of the 2018 Gold Coast Film Festival.
The Blackmagic Design Best Australian Independent Film Award will be awarded to the best film selected in the Gold Coast Film Festival’s Australian Indie Film strand. Established two years ago, the Australian Indie film strand identifies Australia’s best indie films – defined as not received screen agency production funding – and provides a platform for screening and promotion.
The winner of the Blackmagic Design Best Australian Independent Film Award will receive an incredible $10,000 worth of equipment and software from Blackmagic Design, including a URS Mini 4.6K EF Camera.
A new award for 2018 is the Best Australian Independent Film Peer Award. Judged by the alumni filmmakers of the Gold Coast Film Festival’s Australian Indie strand, we’re proud to announce a cash prize of $500 thanks to The Green Room app, plus a software package from Blackmagic Design.
Blackmagic has grown rapidly to become one of the world’s leading innovators and manufacturers of creative video technology. A company dedicated to quality and stability and focusing on where it’s needed most; Blackmagic has created some of the most talked about products in the industry. World famous for their unbeatable codecs, Blackmagic envisioned truly affordable high-end quality editing workstations built upon Blackmagic software and hardware.
The Green Room
The Green Room is the first of its kind in the world smart phone networking app for the global filmmaking and creative communities. The Green Room is free and allows users to add as much information as they feel necessary to connect them with the right people and projects. They can add their: Personal Details | Education | Work Experience | Bio | Show reel | Skills | Equipment | Availability | Location | Projects | Awards |IMDb link and more. The Green Room allows users to create a project profile regardless of its production status: In-development | Pre-production | Production and Post-production and for whatever type of project, format and genre they are working on, producing or directing. Interested filmmakers can download the app for FREE from Google Play https://goo.gl/y7IgkE and iTunes http://apple.co/2okBRcG.