For the second year in a row, NASA and Houston Cinema Arts Society are inviting filmmakers around the world to participate in CineSpace, a short film competition that is inspired by, and utilizes actual NASA video footage.
Eligible submissions include short video, film, and digital-media works of 10 minutes or less. CineSpace is seeking films from all genres and styles including but not limited to: experimental, narrative, documentary, comedy, drama, animation, ambient, music videos, re-mix, sports, horror, and underground.
Prize Details: The total prize purse for this competition is USD 26,000. In addition to monetary prizes, winners shall receive tremendous exposure for their work.
Application Instructions: Last date for submission is July 31, 2016. No entry fee is required.
Guidelines/ Registration Link: You may visit the CineSpace 2016 challenge page to register and to check out last year’s winners and finalists.
HeroX is a spin-off of XPRIZE, the leading organization solving the world's grand challenges by managing large-scale, incentive prize competitions. The HeroX platform makes it easy for anyone to frame a problem and to inspire individuals and teams to compete to solve it.
Kodak Student Scholarship Deadline Approaching!
For the 25th year, the University Film and Video Foundation is working with the Eastman Kodak Company on the Kodak
Student Scholarship Program.
The program, which will award $16,000 in cash prizes and $21,000 in product grants to five films made by undergraduate
or graduate students, is judged by John Bailey, ASC, the cinematographer of such well known films as Groundhog Day,
The Accidental Tourist, The Big Chill, American Gigolo, The Producers and As Good As It Gets.
The submission deadline, which is open to any accredited school, is May 27, 2016. The awards will be handed out on August 3rd at this year’s annual UFVA Conference at the Green Valley Ranch.
Details can be found in Kodak’s press release: http://bit.ly/25zdaWv.
For full rules & regulations and to make submissions, visit: www.kodak.com/go/scholarship
The Taco Bell Foundation will be awarding 220 scholarships to deserving recipients this year, with $1 million in funding available annually. To apply, visit www.livemasscholarship.com to learn more.
With the Live Más Scholarship, our hope is that young people everywhere have the courage to pursue their dreams with the confidence of knowing someone else believes in them too. After all, that 100-year-old notion of success being solely based on test scores or athletic performance is, well, so 100 years ago.
Part of the One Earth Film Festival - oneearthfilmfest.org
Submissions due January 15, 2017
Open to students from college age to third grade with recognition to winners in each category – College, High School, Middle School and Elementary School.
Win a cash prize from $75 to $500 as well as a matching grant
for the sustainability organization of your choice.
Show off your talents Make your resume and/or college
application sparkle with your award.
Win a world premier screening of your film at One Earth
Film Festival, the Midwest’s Premier Environmental Film Festival, taking
place in March 2017.
The challenge Create a well-researched 3-8 minute film or a short
45-second animation on one of 6 specific issues related to climate
change and sustainability (water, waste, food, transportation, energy,
open space and ecosystems).
Filmmaking workshop Attend our youth filmmaking workshop
(for middle and elementary school only) to help you prepare a terrific
entry! Stay tuned to the website for dates, registration and more info.
Spread the word to your friends, family, neighbors, other
classrooms or schools. Point people to oneearthfilmfest.org
Submissions Due Aug. 9th in Industry Jury/People’s Choice Competition
Vote Aug. 9-18 at www.TheAudienceAwards.com
MISSOULA, Mont. — July 26, 2016 — For Immediate Release — The Audience Awards (AudAwards) invites filmmakers from around the globe to submit a pitch video of their film or web series to the ReelPitch Challenge, which will award $25,000 in cash, as well as other prizes, to four deserving projects.
For further details, click HERE!