Workshop / Contest: “My First Mini-Video”

on 12 - 05 - 2015       
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The French Institute in Skopje, the Metamorphosis Foundation and the Lower Normandy region invite you to participate in the “My first mini-video” workshop and to take part in the contest.

The “My first mini-video” workshop / contest are organized as part of the 8th edition of the French Film Festival

The “My first mini video” workshop will be held on Wednesday and Thursday May 20-21, 2015 (17.00-20.00h) in the Multimedia classroom of the French Institute in Skopje (Maksim Gorki, No. 18) enabling you to create a mini-video using your mobile phone.
The purpose of the workshop is to prepare participants for creating a script and to provide them with technical advice about the creation of mini-videos with a mobile phone.

The lectures will be held by French and domestic lecturers in French (with interpretation to Macedonian), English and/or Macedonian language.

The number of participants at the workshop is limited to 15, and participants will have the opportunity to create a video covering one of the topics specified below and to participate in the contest.

Only workshop participants will be eligible to participate at the contest (participants will be selected after the call for participation at the workshop/contest is closed and will be announced on the website of the French Institute in Skopje).
The video should cover one of the following three topics:

  • My city and the pollution: what’s the future?
  • Freedom of expression
  • One happy day 

The workshop / contest are intended for French/English speaking students at the age of 18 to 28. Theauthor of the best 3-minute video will win a trip to Lower Normandy.

On June 19, 2015, an additional workshop will be held for finalization of the videos, selection of the best videos and for the screening at the French Film Festival

All propositions for further participation in the contest “My first mini video” will be published on the website of the French Institute in Skopje

How to take part in the workshop / contest “My first mini-video”?

  • PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM and send it to by May 15, 2015 at the latest.
  • Attend the workshop in order to learn more about the techniques for the creation of a short video with your mobile phone on May 20 and 21, 2015 (17.00-20.00h) in the Multimedia classroom of the French Institute in Skopje (Maksim Gorki, No. 18). Workshops will be held in French (with interpretation to Macedonian), English and Macedonian.
  • Record, edit and upload your video on YouTube (videos can be in English, Macedonian, Albanian or French language).
  • Attend the June 19 workshop for the finalization of your video and for the selection of the best videos.
  • The best video will be screened as part of on June 19, before the main festival screening.

Join this new adventure, record your first mini-video and win a visit to France!