School film competition: Bank, Camera, Action 2018/19

57 UK secondary schools and colleges took part in our 2018 film competition – Bank, Camera, Action. They entered a total of 116 films.

The topic was ‘What will money be like in the future’ which was also the theme of our 'Future Forum'.

Watch the winning films

Previous winners

2017/18 winners 

The winning films in 2018 used the theme ‘What independence means to me’.

2016/17 winners

The winning films in 2017 used the theme ‘A day in the life of the new fiver’.


The winning schools of each category won £600 to spend on filmmaking equipment. The overall winning school won an additional £600. 

We awarded each winning filmmaking student a £25 Amazon voucher and the overall winners a £50 Amazon voucher. 

We gave every school who entered the competition a trophy and we gave every filmmaker a certificate to acknowledge their achievement. 

This page was last updated 31 January 2023