Having its own gear is a good way for independent filmmakers to cut down budget and sell themselves at a higher rate for freelance jobs. Within the next six weeks, three running competitions will close, and the good thing is that they all offer Equipment as a Prize:

1 – CreativeLIVE Vincent Laforet HDDSLR Editing “Choice” Contest:

  • Type: Editing contest – Edit footage shot during Vincent Laforet Creative Live Workshop.
  • Deadline: August 12th
  • Number of Winners: 1
  • Prize: Redrock Micro Custom Configuration Kit #3 (Value $3,370.00) OR a $2,500 gift certificate to Redrock micro
  • Rules and more:  here
  • Watch the Introductory Video:

2 – “This Is My Story” Contest

  • Type: Filmmaking contest – Tell an interesting and passionate story within 2 to 5 minutes.
  • Deadline: August 30th
  • Number of Winners: 1
  • Prize: $2,500 worth of FREE gear from the JAG35 online store.
  • Rules and more:  here
  • Watch Last Year Winner Video:

3 – IKAN2011 Short Film Competition “What’s the Missing Piece?”

  • Type: Filmmaking contest – Tell a less than 3 minutes and 30 seconds story on the theme: “What’s the Missing Piece?”
  • Deadline: September 6th
  • Number of Winners: 3
  • Prizes: 1st winner: $10,000 of Ikan equipment, 2nd Winner: $5,000 and 3rd winner: $2,000
  • Rules and more:  here
  • Watch the Introductory Video:

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