Farming Film Festival Official Rules



Create Your Video

  • Video may be up to 2 minutes in length (including credits)
  • Video must include a farmer’s ideas on the science involved in farming
  • Video must include footage of the farmer on the farm

Enter the Contest

Click here for upload instructions and entry form.

Deadline

The deadline for entry is August 11, 2013 at 11:59PM EST.

Finalists

Finalists will be chosen based on:

  • Quality of Video
  • Creativity
  • Story Interest

Finalists will be notified on August 13.

Public voting will begin on August 13 and close on August 29 at 11:59PM EST.

Winners

Winners will be announced August 30.

  • First Prize is $2,000 USD
  • Second Prize is $500 USD
  • Third Prize is $250 USD

First and Second Place Winners will be chosen by an independent panel of science and agriculture journalists.

Judging will be based on:

  • Quality of Video (30%)
  • Creativity (40%)
  • Story Interest (30%)

Third Place Winner will be the finalist with the largest number of online votes. If first and/or second place winners have the largest number of online votes the finalist with the next largest number of votes will be the third place winner.