A screening of the finalist films in the 2nd Indie Gems Student Film Competition followed by an announcement of the winners, each vying for a share in a fantastic prize pool. The Student Film Competition invites budding filmmakers from Western Sydney to create and submit a film with the theme ‘Community’.
Alone by Emilio Broodryk
This film is about a young adolescent boy is homeless and wanted by the police. The boys’ only hope is if someone finds his notebook.
Film School by Cabramatta Public School – Stage 3
Cabramatta Public School has a community of filmmakers. Film School shows the many different roles that students take while making a movie.
Community Z by Cabramatta Public School – Year 5
Cabramatta Public School is a peaceful and friendly school environment. However, the school is now overtaken by zombies.
The Hyper Tap Water Incident by Cabramatta Public School – Year 3
Students are informed not to drink the tap water. It makes you hyper. However, one boy decides to drink some.
Waiting by Dalia
This is a dramatisation, using real life testimonies of children in detention centres, sheding light on the reality and experiences of children in Australia behind barbed wire.
Dates & Times:
Saturday 13 September 12pm
NOVOTEL PACKAGES AVAILABLE
Indie Gems 2014 package from $145
– Buffet breakfast for 2 adults & 2 kids
– 2 kids stay free*
– Complimentary internet
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*Conditions apply, Subject to availability. Children under 16 years of age, using existing bedding with paying adults.