Young people are invited to come up with an original idea for a short film about HIV/AIDS, sexuality, violence against girls or women, or drugs, alcohol and sex. You can create a fictional story or share a true story that you have experienced. The best ideas will be adapted by professionals and turned into films by some of world’s greatest directors and young cinema talents. The Global Dialogues films, each proudly displaying the young authors’ names, are viewed by over 200,000,000 people every year online and on TV.
The Global Dialogues contest is open to ALL young people WORLDWIDE who will be under the age of 25 on 31 March 2015.
(If you are older than that, you may participate by working in a team led by someone who is under 25.)
How to Participate
It’s up to you to decide what form your idea will take. Most participants in Global Dialogues contests write short stories
, but you can also send in a video
, a theatre piece
, a comic strip
, a song,
… anything is possible as long as the text is in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Kiswahili, Hindi, Mandarin, Russian, Bahasa Indonesia or German.
If you write a story, it may be up to 10 pages long (maximum!).
Recorded songs or videos may not be longer than 10 minutes
Deadline: 31st March 2015
Visit the official page of the contest for more information and to submit your story by following the link below