ZAMBOANGA CITY, Aug 21 — The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), in partnership with Manila Bulletin and Abracadabra, announced that the Student Short Film Competition 2012 is now open.
The competition is a venue for student filmmakers to be recognized and hone their skills in the craft of film-making, said Claro Lanipa of the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) regional office for the Zamboanga Peninsula region in Pagadian City.
The contest is open to all college and university students nationwide with film entries running a maximum time of 20 minutes.
In addition to other prizes, winners will be given scholarships and apprenticeships in film-making.
The winners here will also be awarded during the 38th Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Awards Night on Dec. 27, 2012.
Deadline for the submission of entries will be on Oct. 25, 2012.
For more details, log on to the official Facebook account of the Metro Manila Film Festival and follow up on twitter (@mmfilmfest) or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at (02) 8821801. You may also visit the office of the MMFF Secretariat, Office of the Chairman, MMDA Main Building, EDSA cor. Orense Street, Guadalupe Nuevo, Makati City. (PNA)