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Jameson First Shot 2016 Winners Announced

Directors surprised using billboards in their hometowns. Jameson has today announced the three winners of the 2016 Jameson First Shot competition, an international short film competition that gives aspiring writers and directors their 'First Shot' in the film industry...

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Jameson and Trigger Street Productions are proud to announce the winners of Jameson First Shot 2015

In an industry that is notoriously hard to break into, Jameson First Shot provides a life-changing opportunity for aspiring filmmakers. Every year, three talented writer/directors...

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JAMESON FIRST SHOT 2014 WINNERS REVEALED

This week we’re passing our congratulations on to the three winners of this year’s competition; Henco J from South Africa, Ivan Petukhov from Russia and Jessica Valentine from...

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Jameson and Trigger Street Productions are proud to announce the winners of Jameson First Shot 2015

In an industry that is notoriously hard to break into, Jameson First Shot provides a life-changing opportunity for aspiring filmmakers. Every year, three talented writer/directors...

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JAMESON FIRST SHOT 2014 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

After reviewing all the entries this year, Jameson and Trigger Street are able to reveal the 20 talented writer/directors who have made it onto this year’s shortlist in the Jameson...

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Jameson First Shot 2014 closed for entries

That’s it! Jameson First Shot 2014 has now closed for entries. We’d like to extend a huge thank you to those of you who have entered this year; we can’t wait to read your scripts...

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JAMESON FIRST SHOT RETURNS IN 2014

COMPETITION OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA FOR THE FIRST TIMEAfter huge successes in 2012 and 2013, Jameson First Shot is returning for a third successive year in 2014. Open for entries...

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WINNERS OF THE SECOND YEAR OF JAMESON FIRST SHOT ANNOUNCED

We are delighted to announce that Hanneke Schutte from South Africa, Anton Lanshakov from Russia and Shirlyn Wong from the US have been named as this year’s winners of Jameson First...

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2013 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

The team at Jameson First Shot are delighted to announce that the shortlist for the 2013 competition has been confirmed. After reviewing all the entries, the team at Trigger Street...

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2013 COMPETITION NOW CLOSED

That’s it! Jameson First Shot 2013 has now closed for entries. We’d like to extend a huge thank you to those of you who have entered this year; we can’t wait to read your scripts...

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JAMESON FIRST SHOT IS BACK FOR 2013

A SECOND OPPORTUNITY TO WIN THE FIRST SHOT OF A LIFETIME After huge success in 2012, Jameson First Shot is back for 2013 and ready to discover a new raft of talented writers and directors...

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