SHORT+SWEET AUCKLAND FESTIVAL 2017 SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR FILM & ACTORS.
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Short+Sweet Auckland is on for 2017!
Auckland’s annual big-little Festival of 10-minute performances is now taking submissions for its 8th season.
Short+Sweet has run successfully in Auckland since 2010 as a platform for emerging and established creatives to develop and perform new and original work in a professional arts environment.
The Festival brings together a community of exciting, creative and diverse practitioners all telling a story in 10-minutes or less. Short+Sweet Auckland is proud to showcase homegrown, local talent every year and 2017 is no different!
WHAT WE WANT
We want to hear your voice – if you have a story, idea or work in development that you are eager to bring to the stage or screen, let us know! Submissions are now closed for our 2017 Dance and Theatre seasons however we are excited to introduce our newest genre SHORT+SWEET FILM!
Following the legacy and tradition of Short+Sweet Theatre, Short+Sweet Film is dedicated to promoting local talent and showcasing it to the world. If you have a great story and it fits within our 10 minute time limit, then get filming and enter our Short+Sweet Film Festival.
The winning Peoples and Judges Choice films will be premiered at Grand Final of the 2018 Short+Sweet Film Festival in Hollywood! Also, all films submitted into this Auckland season will automatically enter all our film festivals worldwide across 2017/18.
To qualify for entry, your film:
- Must not exceed 10 minutes in total length
- Tells a concise and developed story within 10 minutes
WHAT WE PROVIDE
As part of our mission to support new and developing creatives the Festival provides a risk free environment to test and present works never before performed in Auckland with the following:
- Technical crew
- Production meetings and pack in slot
- Audition opportunities
- Support from Artistic Curators and Festival team
- Industry experts and audiences to view your work and provide feedback
- Marketing the Festival to the city through web, social media and print
- Ticketing through TAPAC’s Patronbase
SAVE THESE DATES:
Short+Sweet Festival Auckland @ TAPAC
Short+Sweet Film | 5 – 10 September 2017 (Gala on 10th, 3pm)
Short+Sweet Dance | 5 – 10 September 2017 (Gala on 10th, 7pm)
Short+Sweet Theatre | 12 – 24 September 2017 (2 seasons, Gala on 24th)
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to us.
Independent Theatre Company (ITC)
Cabaret / Musical Independent Theatre Company (ITC)
Choreographer & Independent Dance Company (IDC)