TropFest returns bigger and better in 2019 with the announcement of a new convention that will take place before the main movie screenings. It’s come a long way since it’s first family and friends screening at Tropicana Caffe in Darlinghurst.
Entries close in a month and movies must be a maximum of 7 minutes in length and as per the guidelines include the Tropfest Signature Item (TSI) or theme.
The main category event TSI is “Candle”
The Junior category for filmakers under 15 is “Pizza”
The event will take place at Parramatta Park after the debut of a new game-changers and industry discussion which will allow budding film makers, audiences and industry experts to share ideas and discuss the future trends and direction of cinema.
The winner of 2019 will receive a Holden Equinox, $10,000 cash prize, studio time at Western Sydney University and an introduction to agents and studio executive in Los Angeles to jump start their film career.
Tropfest has been the catalyst in the success of many Australian film makers and the callibre of entries raising the bar each year.
Registrations for the pre-event, Trop Fair are now open.
The Full Program to be announced soon.
Filmakers can enter here:
writer: Joseph Lloyd