Peterborough Children's Film Awards

The 2017 film awards are the 12th consecutive Children’s Film Awards in Peterborough. 

The 2017 Children's Film Awards

The main theme options this year are:

  • Healthy Eating - in support of the Healthy Peterborough initiative and what you are doing in the classroom now.
  • Children's Mental Health - How do we look after ourselves when things go wrong? in support of the Peterborough Safeguarding Children's Board 

The Peterborough Safeguarding Children’s Board award on Children's Mental Health is open to both students and teachers.

A special thanks goes to Oliver Kirkman of Hampton Hargate Primary School for creating the logo, which won the 2016 competition to promote this great event and has been adopted as the official event logo.

Judging criteria

Films will be judged according to the following year group categories:

  • Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Year’s 1 and 2
  • Year’s 3 and 4
  • Year’s 5 and 6

The following criteria will be taken into consideration:

  • Originality of the script
  • Use of variety of camera angles and shots
  • Quality of performance (e.g. live action or vocal in animated films)
  • Quality of editing and continuity
  • Quality of costumes, props, sets (live action) Please note: if props are used please ensure logos are NOT seen.
  • Quality of models, artwork, sets (animation)
  • Technical quality of animation
  • Use of music including soundtrack (please refer to guidelines)
  • Use of sound or special effects as appropriate
  • Overall entertainment / interest of film

2017 Peterborough Children's Film Awards winners

The winners of this year's awards:

Category School Film
Early Years Foundation Stage The Fulbridge Academy Fulbridge Animal Hospital
Years 1 & 2 The Peterborough School Shape of You
Years 3 & 4 The Fulbridge Academy Mindfulness Club
Years 5 & 6 Nene Valley Primary School Stay Strong
Peterborough Safeguarding Children Board Nene Valley Primary School Stay Strong
Best Soundtrack Hampton Hargate Primary School We Are Never Ever Giving Back the Treasure
Warwick Davis Award (Best Overall Film) The Peterborough School Shape of You

The Fulbridge Academy - Fulbridge Animal Hospital

The Peterborough School - Shape of You

The Fulbridge Academy - Mindfulness Club

Nene Valley Primary School - Stay Strong

Hampton Hargate Primary School - We Are Never Ever Giving Back the Treasure

Previous award winners

Children's Film Awards winners 2016

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Children's Film Awards winners 2015

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Time lapse video of the awards night