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SDG Filmfest 2020

December 18, 2020
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Online, hosted by the LSPR Communication and Business Institute.

Guest Speakers

Featuring Dr. Ben Harbisher,Ms Rachel Carter, Mr. Rhys Davies, Dr. Paul Smith, Mr John Coster (Documentary Media Centre), and many more.

Forthcoming Events

SDGfilmfest 2020 Workshops and Awards

Prizes & Awards

Follow the link to current awards and prize categories.


Our online submissions portal.

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Guest Speakers

SDGFilmfest 2020 awards and prizes.

No guest speakers have yet to be announced.

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Forthcoming Events

SDGfilmfest 2020 Workshops and Awards

SDG Filmfest 2020

SDG Filmfest 2020 will soon be open to submisisons.

more details

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Prizes & Awards

SDGFilmfest 2020 awards and prizes.

Best Overall Film


DMU Environment Award


APU Production Award




AUPP Dramatization or Re-enactment Award


#DMUGlobal Engagement Award


Documentary Media Centre Showcase Award


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Submissions for #SDGFilmfest are encouraged from students studying at De Montfort University Leicester, the London School of Public Relations in Jakarta, the Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation in Malaysia, and the American University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.


Submissions must be posted online via Vimeo/Youtube or similar, and adhere to the following technical specifications.

The portal will close to entries on 10th December 2020 to allow time for judging.


One of the U.N Sustainable Development Goals, visit link for more information.


Micro documentary, factual, participatory, expository, poetic, short, or PSA etc.

Short fictional pieces will also be accepted as with PR materials defined by the festival’s awards.

Running Time:

2 to 4 min. maximum including titles and credits.


Audio, images, likeness rights and location permissions must be cleared prior to submission.

By submitting your original work to #SDGFilmfest you grant usage and reproduction rights to the organisations involved as “partners”.

Specification and Codec:

1920x1080p HD, 16:9 Safety Frames and Graphics, MP4, H264.


English subtitles are required for any content/ indigenous language interviews.

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