Director Rob Stewart to be Guest Judge for Everyday Heroes Festival

The 3rd Annual Everyday Heroes Film Festival is looking for great film, video and animation with an environmental focus by Canadian youth aged 13 – 24.

Announcing our Guest Judge – Director Rob Stewart

Rob Stewart, born in Toronto, Canada, is an award-winning wildlife photographer and the director of Sharkwater. His work underwater and on land has appeared in nearly every media form worldwide, from BBC Wildlife, Asian Diver, Outpost and GEO magazines to the Discovery Channels, ABC, BBC, night clubs and feature films.

2012 Theme – Going environ-MENTAL: cool tricks to solve climate change. Our actions are changing our climate in a way that is negatively affecting our health and the ability of some parts of the world to meet the basic necessities of life (food, clothing, shelter).

Show us a cool trick you think could help solve climate change, or tell us about someone who’s already doing something about climate change. Either way, we want to know what you think!

We’ll share the best videos online, and with an audience of 2 million in shopping centers and transit systems across Canada.

  • 1st Prize: Panasonic Built-in Memory Camcorder with 1920 x 1080p recording, LEICA lens and surround sound.
  • 2nd Prize: Apple iPad2 with Wi-Fi + 3G and 64GB
  • 3rd Prize: Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS Digital Camera: waterproof shock-proof, crush-proof.

Submissions must be 60-seconds and silent. You must be living in Canada and between the age of 13 and 24 to take part in this Festival. Submission is free. More details online.

Submission Deadline: March 1st, 2012

Produced By: Onestop Media Group, Art for Commuters, Earth Day Canada, Planet in Focus, and the NFB Mediatheque. Prizes sponsored by Aeroplan.


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