Special Projects

TropJr Onitsuka Tiger Award
Onitsuka Tiger
We created a new category for Trop Jr, the Onitsuka Tiger Award (for fearless filmmaking), with the winner commissioned to make a short film inspired by the Onitsuka Tiger brand.
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ABC3
As our official broadcast partner, ABC3 have used Trop Jr to further establish itself as the best TV and online destination for kids. ABC3 hosts are fully incorporated into the Trop Jr presentation and they provide great prizes for the winners to help them further explore filmmaking.
Movie Extra
Movie Extra produces the official live broadcast plus associated content across TV and online platforms.
Telstra John Polson
Telstra
Telstra sponsors our mobile category, Telstra Mobile Masterpieces, and makes all Tropfest films available for mobile download after the event.
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YouTube
YouTube houses our TropShorts catalogue as well as platform for entrants to submit their films online for judging.
Mitsubishi
The Lancer Supershort Series was a branded filmmaker initiative with a fully integrated marketing campaign to launch the new Lancer.
SMH
The Sydney Morning Herald produce the annual DVD of all finalist films as well as the Official Festival Program.
Jameson
Jameson has used Tropfest as a platform to launch their own screenwriting competition, as well as hosting a bar-lounge at the festival.
Wedgewood
Wedgewood commissioned a film to celebrate their 250th anniversary in 2009, and were also the official picnic hamper sponsor that year.