Here are details of two short film competitions with very attractive prizes.

A colleague at Prime Focus has asked me to share the following with those who teach media practice…I hope its of interest to you / your students!

Taptu has teamed up with Prime Focus, the world’s largest Visual Entertainment Services company, to deliver a competition where the first prize is four week’s work experience in one of its global offices located in Los Angeles, New York, London and Mumbai. All participants have to do is make a film about the stuff they are into.  Entries must be tagged “Taptu” AND “Win it? Taptu it!” and uploaded to YouTube by 22 June 2011. Entrants must also email the link to their film to 

For more information see: for full details

The second competition has a large cash prize ! 

2000 pounds prizes for Virgin Media Shorts Competition.