Shortlist announced for global sH2Orts competition » Charity Digital News

Shortlist announced for global sH2Orts competition

WaterAid and WorldView have announced the shortlist for their global sH2Orts competition of 21 films covering water-related subjects.

Entries for the competition, which called on budding filmmakers to submit one-minute films about what water means to them, came from 35 different countries across the globe.

Check out the shortlisted entries online now at The most viewed film will be named as the public’s favourite while a panel of esteemed judges who work across the film industry will decide the overall winners.

Catherine Feltham, Film Producer for WaterAid, said: “We were really impressed by the quality and variety of the films we received – animation, documentary, drama, horror and comedy. They go to show how people across the world connect with water.”

Marion Simpson, Content Manager from WorldView, said: “This is storytelling at its very best – such talent, imagination and creativity has been shown in the making of this diverse collection of global shorts. I am delighted to be able to promote this exceptional series of films to the Public Media Alliance broadcast network.”

The top five films will be announced on Friday 20th March.


Related reading