Real Ideas Studio, Inc. is teaming with Adobe Systems Incorporated, Vancouver Film School's Digital Design Program, Intel Corporation, Sony Corporation and Dell Precision Workstations to bring together student and professional filmmakers during the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival taking place May 14 to 25 in Cannes, France. The Reel Ideas Studio program features onsite and online documentary film competitions and an online community at http://www.reelideasstudio.com/, where participants and winners will be highlighted and the public will also have the opportunity to view the films and vote for their favorites.
The online documentary film challenge recognizes the best three-to-five minute short subject films created as part of the Reel Ideas Studio Online Community. Films will focus on topics concerning the local regions of the teams. The deadline to register a complete team is May 14 and all documentaries must be posted to the http://www.reelideasstudio.com/ site in Adobe Flash video by 4:00 p.m. GMT on May 22.