Supported by Johnnie Walker, known for its ‘Keep Walking’ mantra, the project aims to challenge you to think more creatively about the theme, visualising an idea and putting it together in an innovative way.
Those filmmakers that make the final edit will be in with a chance to win an all expenses paid trip to the Four Corners distilleries – the four biggest single malts that go into Johnnie Walker (Cardhu, Caol Ila, Clynelish and Glenkinchie).
Please ensure you read the technical requirements in the Entry Guidelines before submitting your film.https://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/press-industry/walkwithus
You must submit finished projects in the same frame rate they were shot in.You must be over 18 to take part.
What can I submit?Your film can be fiction or non-fiction, live action or animation. It can be filmed on a camera phone or using professional equipment and software. It should be made available online, through a private web link.It must be a maximum of 60 seconds long.
What is the theme?We want to know what WALK WITH US means to you. Whether it’s about where you live, what you like, who you spend time with or what’s important to you, we want to see and hear from you.
What will happen if my film is selected?WALK WITH US will create an anthology film, consisting of 15-20 films, selected from your submissions. Films will be screened at Edinburgh International Film Festival in June 2019.
All films selected to be included in the compilation will receive:
-The Directors name in the credits-2 tickets to the screening of WALK WITH US-2 tickets to EIFF 2019 Opening night or other Gala screening-1 nights double room accommodation to attend the Gala event (only available for those not living in an EH postcode area)-A Striding Man statuette-A personalised bottle of Johnnie Walker
Filling in the online form:You will NOT be able to save and come back to this application.
DeadlineThe deadline for submitting a film is 12 noon on 10th April 2019.