Win £500 and a PREMIERE of your OWN film at the prestigious BFI Southbank in 2017

Sunday, 13th November 2016

The We The Peoples 2016 #TweetAPitch Competition is now live!


  1. 1. Tweet your pitch/ idea @WTPFILMFestival with #tweetapitch included in your tweet before Thursday, 10 November 2016
  2. 2. Selected entrants will be invited to the British Film Institute on Sunday 13th November 2016 to make a 3 minute pitch to a judging panel and audience. The winner will be announced on the day.


  1. 1. You must be aged 15-25
  2. 2. Your pitch must relate to one of the core themes of the We The Peoples Film Festival. These are:

Freedom From Want – Development

Freedom From Fear – Security

Freedom To Live In Dignity – Human Rights

  1. 3. Include @WTPFilmFestival at the beginning and #tweetapitch within the tweet to ensure that your pitch is acknowledged.
    4. You can also email your pitch/idea in 140 charachters or less to tweetapitch@gmail.com


The WE THE PEOPLES FILM FESTIVAL YOUTH DAY will have an event packed programme including new documentaries and short film relating to the above themes. Also, there will be masterclasses on film making and other topics led by industry professionals.

CLOSING DATE to tweet your idea is Thursday, 10 November 2016.

For further information, contact info@wethepeoples.org.uk
...or click on this link and help to spread the news Tweet: @WTPFilmFestival’s annual #TweetAPitch competition is now live! T&C’s apply. Follow the link for full detail: http://ctt.ec/662a4+ #FilmMaking

Previous winners

2015 Winners
Cecilia Golding and Nick Finegan
The Swimming Pool Club
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2014 Winner
Jade Jackman
Exploiting it?
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2013 Winner
Mari Shibata
Loving Young Mother to a Child of Traumatic Memories
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2012 Winner
Kate Arnold
Born Behind The Wall
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2011 Winners
Matheus Ortega and Francisco Garrido
Forget Me Not
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