Compass of Desire Festival — Call for Entries
Calling all fanatical and passionate film producers, flamboyant cultivators of the moving image! Five Minutes of Fire challenges you to create and submit short films around the theme of desire. Part of ‘The Compass of Desire Festival’, Five Minutes of Fire will bring together film-makers from far and wide to exhibit their work here in Bristol, UK.
The festival will be exploring the realms of desire in the broadest possible sense. From sex, lust and love to commodity obsession and a deep nostalgia for the past. Judged by a panel of industry experts, there will be awards for Best Film, Audience Award, Local Film-maker and Youth Award.
Entries must be no longer then five minutes in length. Submissions will be accepted in the following formats: DVD, Mini DV or as full quality DV QuickTime files. Submission to be accompanied by the Entry Form, and sent to: Five Minutes of Fire, Compass Film CIC, 10 Ashley Road, St Pauls, Bristol, BS6 5NP – no later than Monday 3rd August 2009.
Compass Film CIC is an established not-for profit organisation striving to bring cultural events that are fresh and imaginative to the people of Bristol. Our main activity is the preparation and delivery of an annual themed arts & film festival. Each year Compass chooses a different concept through which to explore local and international creative works. This year, the team will be presenting The Compass of Desire Festival between 25th September–4th October 2009.