SmartFone Flick Fest is Australia’s original smartphone dedicated film festival. It is an international festival open to anyone with a smartphone or tablet and a great idea for a short film.

The festival provides an ever growing platform for budding filmmakers to bring their ideas to life and have their films seen by audiences across the world, without the need for lots of fancy equipment or a big budget.

That great story you have always thought would make a great film? Here is your chance. Just about everyone now has access to a smartphone or a tablet so switch on the video camera and start filming. It is that easy.

The festival is accepting entries until 1 August 2016 – get all the details and tips on smart phone filmmaking here