We are super excited to announce films have been shortlisted in the Someday Challenge, 2018!
Our huge congratulations to film-makers whose work has made the shortlist of 40! Selection was not easy as we received 133 terrific entries. We loved watching your films and we’ve been blown away by the passion and talent revealed in your work.
What happens now?
All shortlisted films are now available for viewing on Vimeo! And on Friday 9th November, our independent judging panel meets to select the winners for the Someday Challenge, 2018.
When will winners be notified?
We’ll be phoning to inform winners soon after judging, so a few days after 9th November.
You can watch the winning films online at Stuff from 26th November.
Stuff Audience Choice Award
You can cast a vote for the Stuff Audience Choice Award from Monday, 26th November through until midnight on Monday, 3rd December.
The Someday Awards
Winning film-makers will be honoured at The Body Shop Someday Awards red-carpet ceremony at St Matthew-in-the-City in central Auckland on 6th December.
Winning film-makers will receive a heap of prizes including having their films entered into an international film festival. Click here for full details of prizes.
The Someday Awards livestream will be available on Stuff and on The Outlook for Someday website and Facebook page on 6th December.
A Conversation About The Weather by Hunter Williams of Auckland
A Difference by Poppy Peate, Weiyi Jiang, Liam Parry, Alysha Watene, Claire Cruse, Kaitlin Hay and Yubin Han from the Waikato
All for One Lockers Project by Yashna Kumar of Auckland
All The Earth by Laura Kelliher and Tara Macdonald of Canterbury
Allies of the Earth by Gitanjali Bhatt of Auckland
Anyone by Pieta Prouting, Heidi Vogel, Emma Miron, Georgia Lowe and Libby Geary of Canterbury
Are You Up For The Fight To End Sexual Assault? by Emma Squared from Wellington
Ari's World by Irava Upu of Auckland
Aviation in The Environment by Jack Prebble from Canterbury
Can-do Kiwi by Charlie Nichols in the UK
Climate Stories by The Goldens, Auckland
Coral by Brooke Waterson of Auckland
Dead Air by Grace Maguire and McKenzie Preston of Canterbury
Dear Grief by Luka Wolfgram from Auckland
Egosystem by Isabella Duffus and Jemimah Frost of Canterbury
Fortnite Addiction by Ricky Bassano, Gurmehar Bajwa, Jasper Carpenter from Auckland
Gaming Addiction by Raiyan Khan, Andrew Ma and Farhaan Mohammed from Auckland
GRIT by Geoff Chen of Auckland
Habitat by Celeste Fontein from Wellington
Insomnia by Faatimah Nisa, Jahnavi Shah and Mavis Chin from Auckland
Jimmy's Garden by Team Ridsdale in the Manawatu
Keep the Faith by Terry Cheng of Auckland
Kiwi Cops by Cheyenne Lewis of Gisborne
Let's Not Waste It by Seren Stevens and Lydia Hayden in the Waikato
Making the World a Better Place with Sport by Ethan Fulford, Matthew Richards in the Waikato
MI Culture by Jonathon Funaki from Auckland
Nature in Trouble by Martin Cole, Jeremy Cole and Daniel Cocker of Otago
O.B.S.E.S.S.I.O.N by Arlo Byron from the Bay of Plenty
Selfie Addiction by Nikhilesh Prasad, Bonnie Ye and Harshitha Surendran from Auckland
Shedding Light on Mental Illness by Ally Lin, Michaela Rohm and Avantikha Mudalier in Auckland
Single USe by Mika Zollner and Xavier Warne of Wellington
Spread a Little Kindness by St Albans Empower Youth in the Manawatu
Stuart the Penguin by Timothy Wallace of Auckland
Sustainable + Happiness by Charlotte Howe and Olivia Willcock of Canterbury
Sustainable People on Banks Peninsula by Marco Varray of Canterbury
Te Riri o Mataaho by Joshua Lynch of Auckland
The Beach Restoration Day! by Neve Curtis and Addisyn Lawrence of Otago
The Sustainability Dilemma by Becki Moss and Rachel Cooper from Auckland
Time Capsule by Jessica Arlund from the Bay of Plenty
What Matters Is by Luka Wolfgram from Auckland
THE OUTLOOK FOR SOMEDAY PARTNERS
The Outlook for Someday in 2018 is based on partnerships between Connected Media Charitable Trust and The Body Shop New Zealand, New Zealand Film Commission, NZ On Air, Te Māngai Pāho, Ministry of Youth Development, Department of Conservation, Auckland Council, Health Promotion Agency, Toimata Foundation, Weta Digital and the Vista Foundation.
Media Partners are Stuff, Māori Television, The Wireless, The Coconet, What Now, Upstart, Villainesse and NZ Web Fest.
Funding Partners are Creative New Zealand's Creative Communities Scheme, The Trusts Community Foundation, Lion Foundation, Four Winds Foundation, Lottery Grants Board, One Foundation and ILT Foundation.
Regional Partners are Foundation North, Tauranga Energy Consumer Trust, Trust Waikato, WEL Energy Trust, Eastern and Central Community Trust, Rātā Foundation, West Coast Community Trust, Otago Community Trust and Community Trust of Southland and Hutt City Council.
Photogear is Technology Partner, O'Halloran North Shore is Accountancy Partner and Stephens Lawyers is Honorary Legal Advisor. Lifeguard & Safety is Health and Safety Partner.
Rockstock and Soar Printing are Paper and Print Partners.
Karma Cola is an Event Partner.
The Screen Production and Development Association of New Zealand (SPADA) and the Directors and Editors Guild of New Zealand (DEGNZ) are Industry Partners.
Local partners are Whau Local Board, Waitakere Ranges Local Board, Albert-Eden Local Board and Maungakiekie Local Board.