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About Screen It


Entries are now closed.

Thank you to all entrants for your great work!

Stay tuned as we report on judging all these fabulous works and selecting the finalists.

Award categories include:

• Best Animated Film

• Best Live Action Film

• Best Videogame

• Best Inclusive Team Entry

• Best Inclusive Team Entry awards

Screen It offers winners industry recognition, ongoing exhibition opportunities and great prizes including professional HD cameras, microphones, animation software, videogame consoles and more.

What is Screen It?

Screen It is Australia's largest and longest running national moving image competition for students from Foundation to Year 12. Students are encouraged to challenge the limits of their imaginations and enter a film, animation or videogame. Screen it is free to enter.


We know winning Screen It is all about the glory, but we've got incredible prizes to give away too. Thanks to our generous donors, Black Magic Design, Maxxum, RØDE and Zart Education, the prize packs for Screen It 2019 are bigger and better. 

Live action winners can take home:

A Production Kit including the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K – a professional compact digital film camera perfect for students looking to shoot on the same cameras as Hollywood. Plus a Samyang lens, RØDE Video Microphone, Manfrotto Tripod and Lowepro camera bag.

The haul for winning animators includes:

Logitech Pro, Stream Webcam, Dragonframe License and controller, Aputure Amaran lights, Pixi tripod, armatures and professional modelling clay.

Winning videogame makers can level up with:

Sony Playstation console, Xbox console and a suite of outstanding game titles.

Help & inspiration

Screen It resources

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Screen It 2018 Winners

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Screen It wishes to acknowledge the generous support of: