For the sixth year in a row, RØDE is announcing My RØDE Reel, the world’s largest short film competition. This year’s prize pool is the biggest yet, offering over $1 million in prizes over nearly 30 contest categories. Everyone can enter and win some of the valuable prizes from the filmmaking industry’s biggest brands, all you need to do is make an awesome short.
Entries are open as of today, 16 April, and close 28 August 2019 at 12 pm (AEST/GMT+10). Wanna enter? Here are the steps you need to take:
- Go to http://myrodereel.com and download the starter pack
- Make a 3-minute (max) short film in any genre
- Make a 3-minute (max) behind-the-scenes showing you using any RØDE product in your production
- Upload your films to the My RØDE Reel website
- Share it with everyone you know!
The prizes are valuable, as I already mentioned. They include gear made by the following brands: RØDE, SoundField, Blackmagic Design, Zhiyun, FuzzMeasure, Movcam, MZed, MusicBed, Blastwave FX, Rhino, Rayzr, Vibesta, Wipster, Freefly, Red Giant, FilmConvert, Cam Caddie, Yololiv, Lume Cube, GoPro, Manfrotto, Sigma, Pelican, iOgrapher, Adobe, Michael Wiese Productions, APHEX, Angelbird, Joby and Lowepro.
My RØDE Reel’s judges for 2019 are Ryan Connolly, Grace Randolph, and Dan Mace, and they will help to select the contest winners, who will be announced from 25 September till 4 October 2019. If you want to give it a go, there are 28 categories to choose from, and I’m encouraging you to select the perfect one for you and create something epic. Good luck!