There will be a free, outdoor premiere screening of 8 short videos made by young local filmmakers on the theme of hope and aspiration at the Young Filmmakers Digital Storytelling Premiere and Awards Night at the Station Domain Amphitheatre next Friday 16 December from 6-8.30pm.
The videos are the culmination of a series of free weekend video production workshops for local youth delivered by Sydney/Melbourne outfit Digital Storytellers. Participating young people have also put in many additional creative hours to finish off their videos including in developing concepts, filming and post-production.
The Young Filmmakers Digital Storytelling Premiere and Awards Night will include the presentation of a Best Film Award with the winner selected by a panel of judges, as well a People’s Choice Award.
Everyone is invited to view the videos online prior to the premiere event and vote for their favourite film. Voting for the People’s Choice Award opens Friday 9 December and closes 9am Friday 16 December. Local business Telstra Partner Maryborough are generously donating a Samsung J1 Mini smartphone as the prize for the Best Film Award.
Families, community and film lovers all welcome!
To cast your vote for People’s Choice Award click here.