The world is pretty big, and at times can seem daunting! Gain a new perspective by exploring your role on our home planet and the places which we inhabit.
Chris Hadfield is a veteran NASA astronaut, engineer, musician, and pilot. He has flown two Space Shuttle missions and served as commander of the International Space Station. Chris has written about his time in space, exploring Frank White's idea of the 'Overview Effect', in which astronauts experience a shift of awareness after viewing Earth from outer space.
If you could look back at your place on Earth from space, how do you think you would feel?
Step one: Think of some ideas that you'd like to include in your video, you could make a note of these or draw a short storyboard. Then it's... lights... camera... action... as you use your phone or tablet to create a short video. You can create your short film on Instagram reels, TikTok or any other platform, as long as you are able to save and download it to share on our judging platform.
Step two: Click here to upload your completed film to our dedicated platform.
Step three: Some of the best short films will be selected to win a prize — wait to find out if you are a winner!
- Submit a URL link to your video on Vimeo or YouTube
- Videos need to be a minimum of 1 minute and maximum of 10 minutes in duration
UNBOXED: Creativity is a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of creativity, taking place across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and online from March to October 2022.
We’re lifting the lid on 10 awe-inspiring new ideas, shaped across science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics by brilliant minds working in unexpected collaborations. Unmissable events and unforgettable experiences are coming to places and spaces right across the UK: from coastal towns and city centres to breathtaking areas of natural beauty.