Call for Entries: MegaCities ShortDocs
MegaCities ShortDocs, is an association based in Paris supporting the production of short documentaries raising awareness about the urban challenges in Megacities around the world. They are organizing an international contest open to journalism, audiovisual students and anyone else who has an interest in showing the world what is happening in their megacity regarding issues such as mobility, security, education, accommodation and much more.
The 1st edition is taking place in New York, Shanghai and Paris. After the selection phase by a professional jury and online votes, the best shortdocs will be screened during the MegaCities ShortDocs Festivals held in the three Megacities in September 2015.
1. To raise awareness among the population of Megacitizens and local institutions about the challenges that we are facing in our Megacities
2. To reveal new talented documentary makers
Students of The New School are encourage to participate and film their own short documentary!