Launch of Tolpuddle Radical Film Festival & Call For Entries To Radical Short Film Competition.

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The Small Axe Short Film Competition is a brand new initiative for radical filmmakers being launched at the inaugural Tolpuddle Radical Film Festival in July 2014.

Young people, students and activist filmmakers from all over the world are invited to submit short films that are rebellious, angry, radical, revolutionary, socialist, anarchist, militant, progressive or subversive!

Films can be any length between 1 and 30 minutes, they can be on any theme and can be documentary or fiction, arty or agitprop, funny or serious – as long as they contribute to the fight for progressive social change.

The Small Axe screening and awards event will take place on the morning of Sunday 20th July in the Vintage Mobile Cinema on the festival site of the Tolpuddle Festival in Tolpuddle, Dorset.

Short-listed films will be screened between 10.00-12.30 with the winners being announced between 12.30 and 13.00.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES Friday 30th May 2014

Award Categories:

Best Student Film – Fiction
Best Student Film – Factual/Documentary

Best Activist Film – Fiction
Best Activist Film – Factual/Documentary

All submitted films and videos must have been completed after 1 January 2013.

Apply online, either include a link to an online preview copy of your film or post us a DVD.

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