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Press Releases from Actuality Media (5 total)

Clayton Kruse wins Actuality Media Scholarship Competition

Aspiring filmmaker Clayton Kruse has been announced winner of Actuality Media's Documentary Scholarship Competition. Mr Kruse has won a 100% scholarship for an Actuality Media Documentary Outreach to study the art and practice of filmmaking while producing short documentaries on changemakers in a developing community. Actuality Media's scholarship competition invited college students and aspiring filmmakers to produce a short documentary on a local changemaker making a sustainable impact on chronic social or

Submissions Open for Actuality Media Documentary Scholarship Competition

February 1, 2017 (Orlando, Florida): Submissions are open for the chance to win a study abroad opportunity of a lifetime with international service-learning organization, Actuality Media. The Actuality Media Scholarship Competition invites aspiring filmmakers to produce a short documentary on a local changemaker making a sustainable impact on chronic social and environmental problems. The grand prize is a 100% scholarship for a 2018 Actuality Media Documentary Outreach program in India, Cambodia, Guatemala

Actuality Media announces Teun Brock Documentary Contest winner

Teun Brock has been announced winner of Actuality Media’s Changemaker in Your Community Documentary Competition. Mr Brock’s film Burgers: The Living Room won him a 100% scholarship valid for a 2017 Documentary Outreach with the study abroad organization. Actuality Media’s program director Robin Canfield said whilst the competition was fierce, Mr Brock’s film had him “hooked from the very beginning”. “The setting is different from anything I'm familiar with yet the way

Actuality Media's Aubrie Canfield reveals top 6 documentary tips

As the deadline for Actuality Media’s Changemaker in your Community documentary competition approaches, co-founder Aubrie Canfield reveals her top tips for producing an engaging, inspiring and thought-provoking short documentary. 1. Choose the changemaker wisely - Choose a local changemaker that you are familiar with. Knowing what makes their work intriguing, having an idea of who to interview on-camera and how to visually demonstrate it will work to your advantage. 2. Identify the

Actuality Media Extends Documentary Contest Deadline

Actuality Media has extended the deadline for its Changemaker In Your Community Documentary Competition to 2 April 2017. Co-founder Aubrie Canfield said the extension provides keen entrants more time to produce the mini-docs on local changemakers making a sustainable impact on chronic social or environmental problems. “We heard the requests for additional time to complete the documentaries and wanted to provide more aspiring filmmakers the opportunity to enter the competition,” Ms Canfield