Tips & advice

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Previous winners

Anna Cox

Phil Cooke

Gavin Scott

The judging criteria

Pitches will be critiqued on the following criteria:

  1. Film maker vision
  2. Production quality
  3. Potential of the pitch to make a contemporary film
  4. Storytelling skills

The panel of judges will receive the full supporting information for each Pitch.

You need to be able to demonstrate your:

  • ability to communicate
  • passion for film making
  • vision for film making
  • commitment to film making

Your pitch needs to be able to demonstrate your:

  • understanding of the biblical topic
  • originality of the concept in addressing the topic
  • storytelling skills
  • credibility – is the concept/story believable?
  • understanding of story/narrative structure
  • production values

Judges will be invited to make additional comments and give advice for each of the shortlisted pitches.

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