Nov 27 2018
December 15, 2018
‘LEARN TO MAKE SHORT FILMS WITH AN IPHONE’
This is the second workshop to help you make a short film with in iPhone or iPad. Filmmaker Brad Turton makes and edits his films on his iPhone, so he’s the man to teach you, with considerable experience in the film industry, including acting, directing and filmmaking. The Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest wants to help you make and improve your films, so are offering workshops prepare you for the 2019 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest. The short films needs to have links to the natural, cultural and heritage values of Roebuck Bay and Kimberley WA. Check out the films from 2015, 2017 and 2018 to get an idea of just how far you can go! A good motto, is keep them family friendly 🙂
Where Broome Community Resource Centre, 40 Dampier Terrace, Chinatown
When December 15, 2018
Nov 27 2018
Due to popular demand, we are running this workshop again. Working with minimal gear and preparation for absolute beginners to experienced video shooters. With practical demonstrations using a smartphone. Led by Matthew Adams, winner of ‘Best Documentary’ and ‘Best in Fest in the 2018 Mud and SAltwater Short Film Fest.
Where Community Resource Centre, 40 Dampier Terrace, Chinatown
When December 8, 2018 from 1-3pm
Nov 21 2018
Thinking making a documentary for the 2019 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest? Matthew Adams will lead a FREE filmmaking workshop Saturday November 24th, 1-3pm, Lotteries House, Broome. Matthew won ‘Best Documentary’ & ‘Best in Fest’ in the 2018 Mud & Saltwater Short Film Fest so he’s the man to help you
‘STORYTELLING IN THE COMMUNITY – TIPS AND TRICKS TO A SUCCESSFUL DOCUMENTARY SHORT WORKING WITH MINIMAL GEAR AND PREPARATION – FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS TO EXPERIENCED VIDEO SHOOTERS – WITH PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATIONS USING A SMARTPHONE.’
Where Lotteries House, 620 Cable Beach Road, Broome
When Saturday November 24, 2018
Oct 31 2018
Inspired to make a short film with an iPhone or iPad? Well here’s your opportunity… Brad Turton will lead a FREE iPhone filmmaking workshop Saturday afternoon 1-3pm (Nov 3, 2018) at Lotteries House (room out back). Georgie Barnes will help too. Four films entered in the 2018 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest were shot on iPhones .
Register here firstname.lastname@example.org and if coming, please download the free iMovie App (you should already have it on your phone), be sure your IOS is up to current with updates, and bring your iPhone and or iPad.
Oct 16 2018
Eciting news… The 2018 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest will be rescreened Sat Oct 20 at Sun Pictures and include all entries – woohoo!! There were a lot of great short films entered in 2018 that didn’t get shown, so it’s going to lots of fun seeing them all on the big screen. The Decision, by Brad and Georgie Barnes will be in the mix 🙂
Tickets on sale at Twin Cinemas/Sun Pictures for $10. Thanks Paul and Louisa from Sun Pictures.
SATURDAY, OCT 20, 8.15PM ALL TICKETS $10
Jul 26 2018
Get your tickets folks, the Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest screenings are incredibly popular events in the Shinju Matsuri program in Broome. The 2018 Mud and Saltwater Film Fest will held over two nights at Sun Pictures, each night is different, I’m going to both 🙂 🙂
Oct 12 2017
Great news filmmakers, there are two filmmaking workshops on Monday 23rd October lead by Australian actor Steve Bastoni and filmmaker Shayne Thomson. Register your interest now.
The second filmmaking workshop on Monday 23 Oct is from 6.30pm – 8.30pm, Lotteries House, Steve Bastoni will help with scripting, acting and directing, and Shayne Thomson with camera technique and techie stuff. Both great workshops and we look forward to seeing you there.
Aug 11 2017
The Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest featured 25 short films made by local filmmakers.The popular Film Fest featured footage from Roebuck Bay and the
Australian actor Steve Bastoni provided filmmaking / acting workshops with Film Fest Co-Director Shayne Thomson which paid off, with lots of entries from emerging filmmakers. MC Greg Quicke, aka #spacegandalf after appearances on Stargazing Live was a drawcard, along with Sobrane Simcock who painted a dancing brolga which she donated for silent auction, raising $1800 for the 2019 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest.
Check out the Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest website for details on the next Film Fest.
The MUD AND SALTwater SHORT FILM FEST is an initiative of the Roebuck Bay Working Group, and we thank the major funders: Cygnet Bay Pearls, State NRM though Royalties for Regions, Inspiring Australia and Rangelands NRM through the National Landcare Program. We also thanks the businesses and Not For Profit organisations who donated prizes and in kind support: Greg Quicke from Astro Tours, Betta Home Living, BK Signs, Broome Bird Observatory, Broome Broome Car Hire, Broome Whale Watching, Diverse Water Sports, Finn Films, Good Cartel, Harvey Norman, National Science Week, Pindan Printing, Sobrane Simcock, Sundowner Camel Tours , The Mangrove Hotel and Zanders.
Jun 27 2017
Read about the innovative work of the Roebuck Bay Working Group in the latest RBWG eNewsletter June 2017.
As you will read, we have plenty going on that you can get involved in – a Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest on August 5, 2017. If you are a filmmaker and wish to get involved, please do, but remember, the short films are due in on July 15, 2017. You can submit your film through Film Freeway on http://mudandsaltwater.org.au/entering-films/
The Roebuck Bay Working Group also runs a Science on the Broome Coast series. Check out the presentations coming up and come along, they are all free events and you will discover a lot about Roebuck Bay and the Kimberley coast.
Enjoy reading our eNewsletter and let us know if you want any further information about any of the events we put on.
May 8 2017
The focus the 2017 Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest is Roebuck Bay and the Kimberley coast – with this wild seascape providing enough drama and visuals for an outstanding screening on August 5, 2017, under the stars at The Mangrove Hotel in Broome. Filmmakers of any level are encouraged to submit a short film up to five minutes in length.
Mud and Saltwater Film Fest is OPEN NOW FOR ENTRIES…Entry details and film submissions to FILM FREEWAY
Television Filmmaker Shayne Thomson is providing a hands on Filmmaking Workshop – includes aerial technology on May 11 from 6-8pm at Lotteries House -Room 2 – don’t miss out – email: email@example.com to book your place.
Check out the new Mud and Saltwater Short Film Fest website for further details on the 2017 Filmmaking Workshops, Film Fest and Short Film Categories!
Roebuck Bay Working Group is comprised of Traditional Owners and government, local community, conservation groups and business. We work collaboratively to solve issues, raise awareness and encourage research and monitoring which supports responsible management and protection of Roebuck Bay.