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Film By the Coast

Film by the Coast 2019

The Film By Festivals showcase the visual literacy and film making talents of students and teachers in NSW public schools. 

The festival is open to students from Kindergarten to Year 6. Schools can participate in the festival as a class entry or may prefer to submit a small group or individual student film.

Film by the Coast is not a competition and each entry will be selected by judges to ensure variety and originality and, as an essential, will require good sound and visual quality.

Please submit your school's application by Week 7 Term 3, Friday 6 September using the Google Submission link https://forms.gle/5UDPjvpNFbtk5v6a6  

The festival does not have a participation fee.

All schools will receive notification of their success or otherwise via email.

Film by the Coast, for the Illawarra region, will be held on Tuesday 22 October at Anita's Theatre in Thirroul.

A matinee will be held at 10.30 am and a premiere will begin with the Red Carpet Walk from 6.30 pm with a 7 pm Premiere Showcase.

To purchase tickets:

Matinee - School Group Bookings are available through https://www.trybooking.com/BBPIM $8 per ticket. We are encouraging any class teachers who are interested in being involved in the festival to bring along their class. Complimentary tickets for all supervising teachers regardless of group size will be offerred to encourage attendance as professional development.

Evening Premier - Adult $15 Student /Concession $10 and are available through https://www.trybooking.com/BBPIR

Students who have entered the competition and attend the matinee with their school may use the same ticket to attend the premiere.

For general enquiries about submitting films, ticketing, guidelines to making a successful film, time extension and all other enquiries, please contact the committee on filmbythecoast@gmail.com or please visit our website https://filmbythecoast.weebly.com/

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Film by the Coast School Poster 2019