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Highlights - 20/07/2011


Watershed (UK) calls for international shorts submissions: DepicT! and Electric December



- Ultra-shorts (DepictT!)
- Shorts by under-21 years old (Electric December)

DepicT! is Watershed’s international short film competition as part of Encounters International Film Festival that challenges filmmakers to create super-shorts of under 90 seconds.  DepicT! is open to anyone, on any budget, from anywhere in the world working in any genre. Just make sure your super short is distinctive, imaginative and engaging to be in with a chance of winning some priceless industry exposure and exclusive prizes.

Submission deadline: 5pm, Monday 5th September 2011
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Electric December: Are you a young European filmmaker (under 21) or an organisation working with young creatives? Have you made a short film (under 5mins) this year already or are you thinking of picking up a camera for the first time?
Submit your film(s) into this high profile annual online showcase of shorts by new talent from across Europe! Get your work out there, viewed by your peers and some of the most influential people in filmmaking – not only online at but also through the official Electric December DVD, the UK’s BBC Big Screens and at the high profile Electric December launch as part of Fresh Flix (Nov 2011, Bristol, UK.)


Submission deadline: Friday 14th October 2011
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Watershed (Bristol, UK) is a member of the Europa Cinemas Network