Hothouse Theatre's Nottingham Film Festival III

Calling all filmmakers!

Hothouse Theatre's Nottingham Film Festival is open for submissions once again!

As ever, there will 8 categories to enter:
Advert or Trailer, Animated Film, Artistic Film, Factual Film, Fictional Film, Foreign Film, Music Film, Young Person's film.

The festival is free to enter and open to all.

An initial judges' selection will be placed on Oh My Nottz online magazine in the June edition where the general public will be asked to view the films and vote for their favourites.

The two with the highest vote plus a judges recommendation, from each category, will go forward to the final.

This year's final will be part of the Bulwell Arts Festival and the audience will be asked to vote for their favourite films shown. On the weekend of 7th/8th July - details to follow.

The winner from each category will be awarded a trophy. One of the films will also be awards the Best Film trophy.

Interested in submitting a film? click here

You can also enter via FilmFreeway

Follow the link

About Hothouse Theatre

Hothouse Theatre is a charity working in greater Nottingham.

We work with individuals of all ages and abilities as well as with community projects. We use the creative process involved in producing theatre, drama, film, music and art to help develop confidence, aspiration and to address issues within the community.

Hothouse was formed in 1998. Became a Company Limited by Guarantee in 2008 and a Registered Charity 2013.

In that time we have run many and varied projects including:

• an online magazine to engage disadvantaged young people and showcase their here

• fringe theatre productions including taking a show to the Edinburgh Fringe. click here

• film clubs where young people get involved with making films. click here

• film festivals organised and run by young people giving them an insight into how community projects and planned, advertised an organised. click here

• showcase theatre projects allowing people of all ages and abilities to have-a-go at all aspects of theatre production using 10 minute scripts to help build confidence

• production of promotional videos for community projects with young people involved in the production of the videos thereby exposing them to the work of projects in the voluntary community sector

Currently we are working with; disadvantaged young people of all abilities producing an online magazine, adults on fringe theatre projects, community groups to help develop the skills and confidence of volunteers, young people with support needs to help them integrate with other young people, and community projects to help them highlight issues and promote their work.