For the first time, BAFTA in London will mark European anti-Human Trafficking Day, 18 October, by hosting a film festival, organised by RENATE.
As part of the festival, RENATE is inviting students aged 16-24 years to join in their mission, using the following slogan and #tags as themes for short films (four minutes):
Slavery - Human Trafficking – Near YOU!
Films in English or subtitled English.
Films can be made on a smartphone, tablet, or video camera.
Films can be made through the media of dance, music, poetry, rap, animation, graphics, cartoons, interviews or a news article.
Multiple teams can enter, with a maximum of five key students in each team.
No limit to number appearing in a film.
Anyone who appears must sign a consent form to that effect.
Permission must be sought for original music from artist.
Entrants must upload a video file to the RENATE events website in a supported format.
Entry opens 14th April 2020.
Submissions close 30th July 2020 (World Anti-Trafficking Day).
Voting opens 1st September 2020 (you can vote on the RENATE Events website).
Voting closes 25th September 2020.
Three finalists are chosen and informed on 28th September 2020.
Prizes for winning team/entry
All winning films are shown at the RENATE film festival held at BAFTA/Royal Society of Arts.
Up to 5 team members get to attend the film festival, and will get a certificate.
If you have any questions, see the FAQ page for the film competition.