Enter the 2014 Shoot the Summer Cell Phone Video contest!
Two ways to Enter:
- Shoot a cell phone video, 60 seconds or less, on Buzzards Bay or in the Buzzards Bay watershed.
- Email your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include your name, age, address, and phone number in your e-mail entry.
OR, for Facebook and YouTube users:
- Visit and like our Facebook page.
- Click on the Video Contest App button above the Timeline.
- Click "Submit Your Video" on the app menu and fill out the entry form. Be sure to include a YouTube link to your video.
- The deadline for weekly entries is Monday at Noon.
- Voting begins each Monday at noon.
Two ways to Vote:
- Watch the week's videos on the latest playlist on our YouTube 2014 Contest Playlist page and e-mail your choice for the week's best video to email@example.com.
- Visit our Facebook contest page, or click on our Facebook page's Video Contest App Button, and vote on the video gallery page.
- Only one vote will be counted per person. So, share away and get as many of your friends to vote for your entry as possible!
- Voting closes on Wednesday night at midnight
- Winners will be announced at Noon on Thursday, when a new contest begins.
- Each week's winner will be decided by popular votes cast through our Facebook page or website.
- Winners will win a gift certificate to their choice of the following establishments: Quick's Hole in Falmouth, The Rose Alley Pub in New Bedford, Ryan Family Amusements in Buzzards Bay or Falmouth, The Kool Kone in Wareham, Salvador's Ice Cream in Dartmouth.
- Additional prizes will be offered from time to time.
- Winners must show an ID to collect their prize.
Ties will be decided by a vote of the Buzzards Bay Film Festival Jury.
- At the end of the summer, a Grand Prize will be awarded.
- Grand Prize winners will be chosen by a Grand Prize popular vote. A tie will be settled by another popular vote. Jury Prizes will also be voted by the Buzzards Bay Film Festival Jury for best cell phone video by a filmmaker between the ages of 13-17, and by a fillmaker 18+.
Terms and Conditions
Your participation in the contest and submission of a video are governed by the Buzzards Bay Film Festival Terms and Conditions, which can be found here. By submitting a video, you agree to accept these terms, including the rights granted to the Buzzards Bay Film Festival in connection with your video. You must be 13 years or older to participate.