School Pix Competition - Voting Closed.



Step One: Intra School Competition

Registration Opens: April 23rd

Submissions Accepted: April 30th to May 18th

Voting: May 21st-June 14th



Students of participating Schools upload their existing narrative Shorts (not exceeding 20 minutes in length) during the submission period as specified by Filmaka. The prize is the automatic entry of the Student's winning Short in the Inter School Competition.

  Up to four (4) Shorts will be selected from each participating School through the following voting process:

     1) Up to two (2) Shorts: Voted on by submitting Students who have submitted Shorts.

     2) Up to one (1) Short: Voted on by Students attending the School and who are Registered Users.

     3) Up to one (1) Short by the School Pix Dean of the School participating in the Intra School Competition. (Optional)

Step Two: Inter School Competition

Voting: June 15th-July 5th

Semi Finalists Announced: July 9th



Up to Eighty (80) winning Shorts from up to twenty (20) schools from the Intra School Competition will be automatically entered into the Inter School Competition.

  Up to Eleven (11) semi finalists will be selected from Inter School Competition as follows:

     1) Up to seven (7) shorts: voted on by Students who have their Shorts in the Inter School Competition.

     2) Up to two (2) Shorts by Registered Users.

     3) Up to two (2) Shorts by the School Pix Deans of the Schools participating in the Inter School Competition. (Optional)

Step Three: Jury selection of Final Winners

Inter School Competition winners will be screened for the Jury. The Jury will then select up to two (2) Shorts. The Prize is the right for the winning Students to enter into the Final Competition.

Final Competitions and Prizes for Shorts

At the end of the Inter School Competition, subject to the Competition Terms and Conditions on the Site, the prize winners of the Inter School Competition shall automatically have the right to enter a new Short into one of Filmaka's Final Competitions, along with three (3) prize winners of each of Filmaka's Periodic Competitions (thirty six [36] prize winners total).


Getting a Student Account & Uploading the Films:

1. Sign up for your Filmaka Student Account by By Clicking Here.
2. Log into your Student Account on the Filmaka website to upload your film.

Voting Rules

Only Registered Users are eligible to vote for Shorts in the Intra School Competition and the Inter School Competition.

Voting begins two (2) days after the applicable School Pix Competition closes, Stays open for twenty-one (21) days.

Votes can be changed before the twenty one (21) day period expires; after this period all votes are final.

For each Short which a Student submits in a School Pix Competition, a Student is permitted to cast five (5) votes in a five (5) star ranking system in such School Pix Competition either on the Site or through the App, with five (5) stars awarded to the Student's first choice and one (1) star awarded to the Student's fifth choice.

A Student may not vote for the Short the Student has submitted. IN ADDITION, IF THE STUDENT DOES NOT VOTE FOR FIVE (5) SHORTS DURING THE TWENTY ONE (21) DAY PERIOD, THE STUDENT'S SUBMITTED SHORT WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.

A Registered User who does not submit a Short to a Competition is permitted to cast one (1) vote through the App or through the Site.

A School Pix Dean is permitted to cast one (1) vote through the App or through the Site.



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