December 5, 2016 - January 31, 2017
Deadline for submitting is approaching!
Enter Your Film into the 2017 Ripple Effect Film Project
Ripple Effect Call for Entries
Monday, December 5, 2016
Deadline is approaching! Create a PSA or short film about our "Ocean Connections" and you could win cash prizes and a chance to have your film shown before major feature films in Georgia. This year's contest is all new! $2,000 in cash prizes, includes all of the State of Georgia, and can chose from 6 issues that impact our oceans.
Now a Statewide Contest
Georgia filmmakers of all ages and abilities are invited to submit short films and public service announcements. Finalists’ film will be premiered at Athens’ historic Morton Theater on March 25, 2017. Films must be submitted by January 31, 2017.
New Theme - Ocean Connections
Film entries should consider human impact on our oceans. What daily actions do we take (or not take) each day that may affect ocean health, regardless of where we live? Films should focus on a key issue from the Ocean Connections List found at www.rippleeffectfilmproject.org
No Entry Fees! Cash Prizes!
Ocean Connections Film Topics
1. Energy conservation
2. Water conservation
3. Food choices
4. Consumer products and plastics
5. Transportation choices
6. Keeping waterways clean
Judges Will Score Films On
1. Effective demonstration of ocean connection
3. Production quality
4. Conservation/stewardship message
Rules and More Information
More About Ocean Connections
THE 2017 RIPPLE EFFECT FILM PROJECT IS CO-PRESENTED BY:
Athens-Clarke County Water Conservation Office
ECOGIG at UGA (Ecosystem Impacts of Oil and Gas Inputs to the Gulf)
Athens-Clarke County Stormwater Management Program
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful