Documentary Competition #8
March 18th, 2020 to May 19th, 2021
Due to the continuing pandemic crisis the deadline for this competition has been extended till 19 May 2021
Details about the competition:
Submit your original Documentary Short and you may win a cash prize along with the opportunity to enter Filmaka's Final Documentary Competition.
Three winners will be selected and awarded prizes.
- Submit an original 3-5 min Documentary Short on the theme/topic of your choice
- The competition begins March 18th, 2020 to May 19th, 2021
Your entries are chosen as follows:
The documentary winners receive cash prizes listed below. In addition, the winners are given the ultimate opportunity to enter Filmaka's Final Documentary Competition.
First place prize: $500
- Members, Registered Users, and Filmaka executives have the right to vote.
- The top three winners will be determined by those Documentary Shorts that receive the most votes.
Second place prize: $350
Third place prize: $150
All films will go live together as per the Calendar dates, but the films uploaded early will get the top slot in the grid.
This competition is open to citizens of all countries.
THE ENTRY PERIOD BEGINS AT 12:00:01 AM PACIFIC STANDARD DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ("PST") ON Wednesday, Macrh 18th, 2020 and Ends At 11:50:50PM PST On Wednesday, 19th May, 2021. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. The competition is only open to individuals who are at least 18 years of age and are members of Filmaka. Employees (and their immediate families and household members) of Filmaka, any entities responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the competition or supplying the prizes, or any of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated and successor companies, are not eligible to enter the competition or win a prize. For complete Competition Terms and Conditions, please go to
COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS.