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THE SMOVIES CLIMATE CHANGE FILM CHALLENGE

“THINK CLIMATE CHANGE.

MAKE A MOVIE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.”

Officially launched under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Thani Bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi,
the Minister of Climate Change and Environment, in collaboration with VOX Cinemas.

ABOUT THE COMPETITION

THE TOPIC FOR SEASON 8 IS “THINK CLIMATE CHANGE – MAKE A MOVIE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE”.
YOUR FILM SHOULD BE INSPIRING, MOTIVATIONAL AND CAPTURE HEARTS AND MINDS TOWARDS FIGHTING FOR THE PLANET. PLEASE FOLLOW OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR IMPORTANT DATES, TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AND MORE.

Your video should offer tangible ideas or solutions to Climate Change. From big solutions to little tips,
we want engrossing stories that hold the power to capture minds and hearts, while making a difference. The objective is to select top films that have the power to influence and create change. These would be promoted and shared with the Creative Commons for further distribution. Ultimately, the objective is to achieve impact.

– Worldwide entries are invited
– Multiple languages encouraged
KNOW MORE ABOUT THE COMPETITION

The  Smovies Climate Change Challenge officially launched
by UAE Minister of Climate Change

“The theme of the current edition highlights the imperative need for all human beings to work towards protecting planet earth. Awareness is an integral part of the fight. We are confident that as people realize their responsibility in preserving the environment, they will take more concrete steps in protecting our precious planet. We are proud to collaborate with BrandMoxie and VOX Cinemas in spreading the word about climate change and highlighting the urgency of bold, all-inclusive climate action.”

Taif Al Amiri
Director of Government Communication at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment

“We are honored to be working with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and of course, our long-term strategic partner VOX Cinemas on this important climate-focused cinematic competition, because it is only through dynamic collaborations such as these that we can collectively achieve impact. The aim of The Smovies is to leverage the power of creative storytelling through film to create positive social impact. We believe that organic film content has a unique grassroots appeal that is real, emotive and authentic – holding greater power than packaged content to touch hearts and influence minds.”

Sana Bagersh
CEO BrandMoxie and the Founder of The Smovies initiative

Stressed his organization’s focus on promoting awareness about the environment and integrating sustainability into its core operations. “We are pleased to be partners of The Smovies and are committed to spreading the word about climate change and building awareness through screening the films by the winners of the competition across our cinemas in the entire region.”

Ibrahim Al-Zu’bi
Chief Sustainability Officer at Majid Al Futtaim

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The  Smovies Climate Change Challenge – Vox Cinema Galleria Mall

“A picture may tell a thousand words, but a film can capture the spirit of a generation. The Smovies is proud to be a art of the UAE’s journey forward, and to leave a legacy of hope, compassion and harmony.”

-Sana Bagersh, Founder of The Smovies

Become a change agent.
Harness the power of film.

The Smovies is a passion platform made up of a community who use film for social good. We look for partners and collaborators who share our passion – and those with the vision and will power to transform our world. Join our film family. Share your ideas with us at projects@brandmoxie.com.

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