$100,000 in Cash and Prizes at Stake for the Best Mobile Films
Seattle, WA (July 23, 2019) – FiLMiC Inc. (www.filmicpro.com) today announced that its annual Mobile Film Festival, #FiLMiCFest 2019 is open and accepting submissions. For this year’s Festival, FiLMiC Inc. has significantly upped the stakes, with over 30 sponsors, $75,000 in filmmaking gear prizes, and $25,000 cash to go toward funding the production budget of the winners’ next big film project.
How to Participate in #FiLMiCFest 2019
Participation in #FiLMiCFest 2019 is simple. Just shoot a short film with your iOS or Android device using FiLMiC Pro. Videos must be 5 minutes or less (music videos can run the length of the song, if the song is over 5 minutes.) Films must be shot 70% or more using FiLMiC Pro, and ancillary drone, DSLR, animation or other footage is acceptable for up to 30% of your submission. Submissions must also include a FiLMiC bumper or a custom logo branding of FiLMiC in the credits (4K and 1080p Bumpers provided).
#FiLMiCFest open submissions starts July 23rd, 2019 and ends at 11:59PM PDT on September 30th, 2019. Category winners will be announced around October 21st, 2019, and the Grand Prize winner to be announced around November 4th, 2019
The winner of the #FiLMiCFest 2019 is eligible to win some big prizes! This year, FiLMiC Inc. is giving a $25,000 production budget to the Grand Prize winner, and $75,000 in filmmaking gear from our sponsors, including prizes from Adobe, Alight Motion, Aquatech, DJI, Film Convert, FreeFly, Gnarbox, HeliumCine, iOgrapher, Jackery, Joby, Kapkur, Kinemaster, LumaTouch, Moondog Labs, Relio, Rhino, Saramonic, Sennheiser, ShotLister, ShoulderPod, Shure, Smarthouse Media, Struman Advanced Optics, Tech Armor, The Music Bed, Think Tank Photo and Vid-Atlantic.
There are Prize Packages for 6 talented winners in 6 categories including Fiction, Documentary, Travel, Music, Experimental and Made on Mobile (shot & edited on mobile.) We also have a DJI Mavic Air Drone available for best Behind The Scenes content.
The Judges Panel
Submissions will be viewed, judged and scored by an internal group of the FiLMiC team, and will be judged on originality, production value, emotion and narrative value. The Grand Prize Winner will be viewed, judged and scored by a group of celebrity judges based on the same criteria above.
About FiLMiC Inc.
FiLMiC Inc is a team of filmmakers, photographers, software developers and creatives with a passion for mobile cinema. We developed FiLMiC Pro to enable filmmakers with the caliber of advanced features and capabilities that turn a simple mobile device into a cinematic film camera. We’re proud to have inspired filmmakers of all levels, and from every corner of the planet to usher in a new era of filmmaking. For more information please visit www.filmicpro.com.
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