Charity Film Awards Shortlisted

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We are delighted to announce that following all your votes we have made the shortlist in the 2020 Charity Film Awards

The Charity Film Awards celebrates the effective use of video by the third sector to change mindsets, raise awareness for the charity or fundraise.

65,000 people took part in the public voting stage to determine the shortlist. The Charity Film Awards panel of expert judges, which includes high profile names from entertainment, business, politics and media. The winners of the Charity Film Awards 2020 will be announced a gala ceremony in central London, in the Spring.

Celebrity Ambassadors for Charity Film Awards include; Mariella Frostrup, Quentin Willson, Jason Bell and Chris Warburton.

Our Director, Joanna Thorn said: “We are thrilled that our film has inspired people and thank everyone for taking the time to vote for us. ‘This is Me’ is a defiant song of self-empowerment and sends out the very pertinent message that although I may be different, I still make a difference and a worthwhile contribution to society, we are delighted that the film has raised awareness and acceptance.”

Simon Burton, Co-Founder of the Charity Film Awards said: “In the digital age, charities’ use of video is fundamental to engage the hearts and minds of their communities. Ups and Downs Southwest’s film is a great example of that in action.”
Ups and Downs Southwest has been shortlisted alongside other leading names from the charity sector.”

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Thank you for your support and fingers crossed that we get through to the next round.


Charity Film Awards Shortlisted - Ups and Downs

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