Race Around Ekka

Race Around Ekka

Competition Overview 

Students will race against the clock to create, produce and edit a multimedia product during their Ekka excursion!

The competition allows students to develop:

  • An understanding of the structure and features of a short film
  • An understanding of camera angles, movement and shots in constructing a screen-based narrative
  • Practical production skills
  • Teamwork, time management and planning skills

Students will be able to engage with other schools through an online platform with the chance to have their creations shared on the Ekka’s social media platforms.

This competition is aligned and recommended for students in years 5 to 11. However, year levels 5-12 are welcome to enter.

Australian Curriculum Alignment:

Year 9 & 10

  • Develop and refine media production skills to integrate and shape the technical and symbolic elements in images, sounds and text for a specific purpose, meaning and style (ACAMAM075)

  • Develop and refine media production skills to integrate and shape the technical and symbolic elements in images, sounds and text for a specific purpose, meaning and style (ACAMAM077)

Year 11 

Unit 4: Identity

Area of Study: Technologies

  • How do media artists experiment with technological practices?

Area of Study: Representatives

How do media artists portray people, places, events, ideas and emotions?

For detailed subject matter please refer to QCAA Film, Television & New Media

Important Dates
20 August 2021
Entries close
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23 August 2021
Judging
Contact Competition Coordinator
Email: entries@ekka.com.au
Phone: 07 3253 3900