Mental Health Short Film Contest - Art With Impact


Film is a powerful tool for creating connections and getting conversations started around the complex topic of mental illness. uOttawa is hosting a mental health short film contest this fall in partnership with Art With Impact.

Art With Impact is an organisation that promotes mental wellness by creating space for young people to learn and connect through art and media.

Submit your short film, 5 min. or less, on the topic of mental health for a chance to win $1,000 and be featured at the Movies for Mental Health / Films pour la santé mentale event at uOttawa in January 2018!

Upcoming submission deadlines:

  • September 30, 2017
  • October 31, 2017
  • November 30, 2017

Francophone films are encouraged (though the contest is not restricted to francophone films). Please ensure that ‘UOttawa’ is included in the ‘how did you hear about the competition’ question in the online submission form. For complete submission guidelines please visit:

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