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Film Challenge: Call for Architecture Film Entries
For National artists

Share your stories of architects creating a Blueprint for Better. Enter the 2017 I LookUp Film Challenge.

The third annual I Look Up Film Challenge invites filmmakers, directors, producers, and editors to collaborate with architects to create films that highlight projects and architects that are helping to change communities for the better.

This year’s campaign, Blueprint for Better, shines a light on the powerful social impact of architects and their work. In partnership with their clients and communities, architects plant the seeds that blossom into stronger neighborhoods, towns and cities.


Registration open: 6/1/17 

Challenge period: 6/27/17 - 8/13/17

Final Films Due: 8/13/17

Judging: 8/17/17 - 8/30/17

Public Voting: 8/21/17 - 10/06/17

An esteemed panel of architecture and media judges will review the films for the chance to win cash and distribution prizes.


Visit to register and submit your film

Use the hashtag #ilookup to join the conversation

Deadline: 08-13-2017
American Institute of Architects, CSpence Group
San Francisco, CA

Contact: Marina Poole

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