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2012 KOFFIA Short Film Competition
The Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) will return for 2012 in Sydney, Melbourne and for the first time, Brisbane. Three years, Three Cities, Three times the scale! The KOFFIA Short Film Competition will complement the 3rd KOFFIA, an opportunity to showcase the developing talent from our up and coming filmmakers.
The competition is open for all Australians who wish to embrace Korea through film or have / are a Korean staff contributing to it. KOFFIA wants you! To submit the best short film as a promising Korean Australian’s and promising young director to ‘wow’ the theatre!
Jury Award 1st: $2,000 cash prize
Jury Award 2nd: $1,000 cash prize
Jury Award 3rd: $500 cash prize
NIDA Best Actor Award: 2 day weekend course (RRP $260)
NIDA Best Actress Award: 2 day weekend course (RRP $260)
Metro Screen Audience Award: TBC
The KOFFIA Short Film Competition screening and awards ceremony will take place on the 25th of August, 2012 during KOFFIA’s run at Dendy Opera Quays Cinema. We hope to see you at the festival watching your own little masterpiece on the big screen!
To participate in the competition for the screening and prizes for the Korean Cultural Office’s KOFFIA Short Film Competition supported by Metro Screen, the University of Sydney Faculty of Arts and NIDA (National Institute of Dramatic Art), an applicant must complete and submit the application form along with their film in DVD or HD file format to the Korean Cultural Office before 6pm, July 24th, 2012.
You can download the 2012 application form, and entry requirements on the KOFFIA Short Film Comp page. With thousands of dollars in cash prizes and the chance to meet talented industry professionals and academics on the jury, it's time to get filming!