Competition challenges teenagers for ideas on adventure films in Peak District

Enterprising teenagers are invited to take a shot at a competition which is calling for creative ideas for films in the Peak District and Sheffield.

Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 9:07 am

The contest, run by Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (ShaFF), is open to school pupils in years ten to 13.

Competition organisers are looking for entries that fit in with the festival’s theme and inspire people to take action.

The prize will give the winner or winners up to £1,000 to work with a mentor on producing a short adventure film in Sheffield and/or the Peak District which will be screened at ShaFF next year and in Sheffield schools.

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Do you have any bright ideas for a film that will make people want to take action?

To enter the Rookie Filmmaker Competition, you must get your proposal in by June 18, 2021. Download an application form at

The winner (s) will be announced at this year’s festival in July and they will have until March 2022 to complete their film.