Filmaka Members can submit a Short up to 15 minutes in length and of any genre (with the exception of documentary) to enter into the Free Form Competition. The Short can be previously made content that the Filmaka Member owns the rights to, that hasn't been entered into any Filmaka competitions before. The Short should be in an Mp4 file format with a size limit of 1GB.
Every 6 months, or 100 Short submissions by Members, whichever is sooner, Filmaka executives will select up to 2 winners from the Free Form Competition. The prize is the right to enter a new Short into the Final Competition.