CINECITY 2014

CINECITY 2014: MAKING

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1X MINUTE FILMS EXPLORING ARCHITECTURE AND THE CITY

 

CINECITY 2014 CALL OUT POSTER

CINECITY 2014 call out poster by Sarah Breen Lovett

CINECITY 2014 POSTER SCREENING POSTER

CINECITY 2014 screening event poster by Sarah Breen Lovett

BRIEF

CINECITY ARCHITECTURAL FILM PROJECT 2014 BRIEF: “We are delighted that the annual Cinecity Architectural Film Competition will be screened as part of the Australia Institute of Architects Conference Events program, we are intrigued to see how the films will explore the Conference Theme: Making.”

Sam Crawford, Adam Haddow and Helen Norrie Creative Directors the National Architecture Conference 2014. In a fringe event aligned with the 2014 Australian Institute of Architects National Conference, Cinecity Architectural Film Project has invited local and international submissions of films which are a 60 second continuous in camera shot. These are architectural films which explore the Conference Directors theme: MAKING. This theme explore ideas about making architecture, which extend upon traditional practice approaches, challenging relationships between architecture and the cultural, the economic, the social and the political. The Conference subthemes are: making culture: to process, making life: to transform, making connections: to engage and making impact: to act.

30 shortlisted films* which explore the conference theme and adhere to the Cinecity submission format, are put forward to the panel of esteemed judges. Each judge will choose and score their top film; signed certificates will be issued to each judges first choice, with an overall first place prize of $1000 AUD.

FORMAT

  • Continuous shot of 60 seconds maximum (ie no editing)
  • No titles or credits (on the film itself)
  • 16:9  Aspect Ratio (1920 x 1080 or 1280 x 720)
  • MP4/M4V/H.264 max 100MB for vimeo upload

JUDGES  We are proud to announce that the Judges for Cinecity 2014 are:

National Conference Directors Choice by:

SHORTLISTED FILMMAKERS  Atelier Red + Black, Alex Chomicz, Alien Oosting, Amanda Morgan,Amy Czarkowski, Amy Lunn, Arya Sukapura Putra, Diogo Morato,Donald Daedalus, Edward Couper and Allie Piehn, Eleanor Suess,Eric Mukalazi, Alex Lyons, Mugeni Mukanga and Thomas Aquilina ,Francis Matthews, Hannah Wenham, Ian Aw, Imogen Birch,Jakub Gozdziewicz , Juan Zamora, Lena Obergfell, Marty Bignell andAndrew Steen, Myles Prangnell, Namfon Udomlertlak, Philip Ma,Sabine De Schutter, Situ Studio, Susanne Chan, Ted Sonnenschein,UDMK, Vernon Cheung, Yeliz Yorulmaz and Baki Kocaballi.

SCREENINGS  PERTH, SYDNEY, MELBOURNE, CANBERRA, LISBON

THE WINNERS  Judges Choice & Commended films for Cinecity 2014!

OVERALL WINNER:  SOUND AND VISION Francis Matthews Ireland 

  • Judge’s Choice: Francois Penz Judge’s Choice: Geoffrey London Judge’s Choice: Penelope Seidler Highly Commended by Tony Hill Highly Commended by Sam Crawford, Helen Norrie & Adam Haddow 

JUDGES CHOICES:  SOUND Amy Czarkowski USA

  • Judge’s Choice:  Sam Crawford, Helen Norrie & Adam Haddow Highly Commended by Emma Williamson

JUDGES CHOICES:  SCREENS Ted Sonnenschein Germany 

  • Judge’s Choice:  Zaha Hadid Judge’s Choice:  Emma Williamson

 JUDGES CHOICES: CAGE FULL CIRCLE (NO.1) Amy Lunn UK 

  • Judge’s Choice: Tony HillHighly Commended by Francois Penz

 HIGHLY COMMENDED:  HANDS [The Bucket Trilogy] Diogo Morato Portugal 

  • Highly Commended by Emma Williamson Highly Commended by Francois Penz Highly Commended by Geoffrey London Commended by Tony Hill

 HIGHLY COMMENDED:  DUNWICH FISHING Eleanor Suess UK 

  • Highly Commended by Geoffrey London Commended by Francois Penz 

HIGHLY COMMENDED: IF YOU BUILD IT THEY WILL COME Edward Couper & Allie Piehn UK

  •  Highly Commended by Sam Crawford, Helen Norrie & Adam Haddow

HIGHLY COMMENDED:  ROUTE 426 Vernon Cheung Australia 

  • Highly Commended by Geoffrey London

HIGHLY COMMENDEDNIGHT FILM NIGHT Amanda Morgan Australia 

  • Highly Commended by Emma Williamson

 COMMENDED:  DAY BY DAY Namfon Udomlertlak Thailand 

  • Commended by Francois Penz

COMMENDED:  SPINE Susanne Chan France 

  • Commended by Tony Hill

COMMENDED:  SURVEILLANCE STAGE Alien Oosting South Africa 

  • Commended by Tony Hill

COMMENDED:  A MAKER’S PERSPECTIVE  Situ Studio USA 

  • Commended by Tony Hill

Thank you  all the Filmmakers and Judges who participated in CINECITY: MAKING from curators Louise Mackenzie and Sarah Breen Lovett. The shortlisted films, and other entries for Cinecity can be seen on the vimeo group 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: cinecity@thecinecityproject.com

Cinecity 2014 is supported by The University of Sydney, Metropolitan Re-development Authority Western Australia, and The National Architecture Conference Fringe Events team Making:Fun.

SCREENINGS:

CINECITY 2014 at the VIVID FESTIVAL_02CINECITY 2014: VIVID SYDNEY

CINECITY 2014_ CINECITY LISBONCINECITY 2014: LISBON PORTUGAL

 


CINECITY ARCHITECTURAL FILM PROJECT CURATED BY LOUISE MACKENZIE & SARAH BREEN LOVETT
VIEW FILMS HERE: vimeo group 

http://www.thecinecityproject.com/


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