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Getting Outside more!
Take your camera and make a 1 minute film!

A 1 Minute Video Festival.
Live online May23-24.


• Filmmakers may work individually, or in socially/physically isolated or virtual teams
• There is no age restriction to enter the competition (Youth Category 19 years and under)
• The films may be of any genre (drama, documentary, comedy, experimental, animation)
• It must be a new creation (previously shot footage may be used)
• Maximum length 1 minute or less. 
• No pornographic or inappropriate material will be accepted
• Films must somehow incorporate the theme of BREAK UP. In the north BREAK UP refers to local frozen rivers thawing and the ice "braks up". It is a hopeful sign of spring and warmer days!
• This must a premiere and not be online anywhere without password protection
• Please include the logo above at the end of your film. Click on image and “save image as”

Note: If using an iPhone, please shoot in a horizontal format. 

Any copyrighted materials included in the work must have been legally cleared for use. KIAC is permitted to retain a copy of your production for the purposes of promotion for future events.

The deadline for films is end of day Thursday, May 21st at 11:59PM.


Fill in this form and send it to dawsonalone2020@gmail.com along with a downloadable link (vimeo, wetransfer, dropbox etc.) to your video.

Films will be uploaded to an online viimeo channel from May 23-24. The film with the most “likes” by midnight Sunday May 24 will be awarded a prize.

Adult Prize: Free pass to the 2020 DCISFF (October 8-11) and a film fest swag package. (20th anniversary hoodie, hat, mug) 

Youth Prize: SCY gift bag (hat, oven mitts, buff) and $20 iTunes gift card

The Klondike Institute of Art and Culture are not liable for any costs, damages, injuries or liabilities that may occur during the making of your film.

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November 1-3, 2019



Like the Film Fest?
Through the Dawson City Arts Society. Choose "Film Festival" under Fund designation.