Language in Society Short Video Festival

14 November 2022

(Submissions will be accepted from 27 July 2022 to 30 October 2022)

Business Confucius Institute at University of Leeds

University of International Business and Economics

An online short video festival showcasing work created by students in UK, China, Australia, Japan, and Mexico, exhibiting innovative short videos on the theme of Language in Society.

This year’s festival will focus on the topics

Language Learning – how we can learn a new language, our motivations and challenges.

Language and Arts – exploring how language relates to arts and performance

Language in Cultures – cultural elements in language and how these elements are perceived in and across cultures.

Language in Society will be launched online on 14 November and successful entries will be made available for viewing until 20 November 2022. Visitors will be able to view exhibition entries via the Business Confucius Institute website

An online/in-person hybrid workshop for potential candidates to learn how to improve their short videos before final submission will be held on 11 October 2022 (further details to follow).