Dr Lisa Cameron MP calls for creative constituents to submit films to Parliamentary competition Film the House.
Are you a film maker in East Kilbride, Strathaven or Lesmahagow? Submit your film for the chance to have your film screened in London.
The annual competition offers the opportunity to put local film-makers in direct contact with the likes of Lord David Puttnam, gain work experience at Sky and showcase their talent by having their film screened in the House of Commons.
The Film the House competition is an opportunity to showcase what the UK has to offer while raising awareness about the importance of Intellectual Property to our creative industries and country.
Lisa commented: “This competition is promoting and supporting our creative industries while raising awareness of how creatives can protect their work it’s is an amazing opportunity and I urge my constituents to apply.”
Dates for the 2017 competition are:
- 31 July 2017: Closing date for entries to MPs’ offices
- 30 August 2017: Closing date for MPs to announce their constituency nominations and submit their respective shortlists to the final judging panel
- 24 October 2017: Award Ceremony with screening, House of Commons, London
More information on how to apply for the competition can be found at: www.filmthehouse.co.uk