The second annual Focus on Sustainability Film Festival will return to York University in the winter semester of 2013 with a spotlight on the increasingly vital and complex topic of food.
In addition to feature films, panel discussions and prizes centred around food, the upcoming festival also gives local filmmakers in the York University community an opportunity to have their food-related film featured. Following the submission deadline, festival presenters will choose one prize-winning film to be highlighted and up to three runner-up films to be exhibited.
- York University enrolled (or previously enrolled) student in any department;
- run time for films must not exceed 60 minutes;
- films must be focused on any food-related issue;
- suggestions include: animal rights, agriculture, veganism/vegetarianism, local/global.
The deadline is Jan. 10, 2013. E-mail submissions to Jessica Reeve, IRIS junior fellow, at firstname.lastname@example.org or bring it to 395 York Lanes, the office of the Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability (IRIS).
Submissions must be in digital formats accompanied by a 250-word abstract, title and contact information.
This call for submission is brought to you by the Osgoode Environmental Law Society, IRIS and the Climate Consortium for Research Action Integration.
For more information, contact Jessica Reeve at email@example.com.