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Chautauqua Snippets Registration

CHAUTAUQUA SNIPPETS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Winners announced on June 16 during Chautauqua's Got Talent in Magrath, AB

Prize money is as follows:

  • 1st place winner will receive $500.00
  • 2nd place winner will receive $250.00
  • 3rd place winner will receive $100.00

IN ORDER TO COMPETE IN “CHAUTAUQUA snippets” A COMPETITOR MUST ABIDE BY THE RULES & REGULATIONS

1. Eligibility criteria

  • Contestants must live in the Province of Alberta
  • People of all ages are invited to submit
  • Amateur filmmakers only
  • Submissions created by professionals will not be accepted
  • Everyone involved in your film has to be a volunteer—no paid cast/crew (rewarding crew and cast members with food and drinks is recommended) 

2. Deadline for competitor submission is 11:59 pm, Friday, June 1, 2018

3. Submission requirements

  • Submissions should address this year's theme: Southern Alberta Living
  • Non-English language entries will be required to have English subtitles at the time of submission
  • Film length is required to be a minimum of one minute, but cannot exceed one minute and thirty seconds in length
  • Upload your submission to YouTube and submit the video link in the registration form below
  • The film can be any combination of still photos, videos, and music
  • All videos are expected to be created with good taste. Videos that contain words, songs, lyrics that are explicit in nature (swearing, inappropriate language) will not be posted. It will ultimately be left up to a screening representative that will vet all submissions to ensure that they are appropriate for this contest.
  • Each film will be required to have the supplied Chautauqua logo located in the film for a minimum of three seconds
  • The applicant is responsible for all copyrights and has secured all necessary rights for picture, sound, participants, and locations featured in the film, and exhibition will not violate or infringe upon any rights, including but not limited to music, images, and content. The applicant is legally authorized to enter their short film in the contest and all uploaded films offer their right to have the film used by the Chautauqua comprised of Stirling, Raymond, Magrath, and Cardston.
  • The applicant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Chautauqua from and against any claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney fees and costs of court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening film shorts entered. 

4. Dissemination

    • Finished film shorts will be posted on this website and available for viewing by June 4, 2018 
    • It is possible that films will be shared on Alberta Chautauqua's social media accounts

    5. Voting

    • Voting begins June 4, 2018 and will continue until 11:59 pm on June 15, 2018
    • Individuals may vote up to once per day from June 4–June 15, 2018 (voting page will be live June 4, 2018)

    6. Questions


    Chautauqua snippets REGISTRATION FORM

    Applicant *
    Applicant
    Address *
    Address
    Phone *
    Phone
    I have read the eligibility criteria and agree that I am eligible to submit to this competition. *
    I have read the submission requirements and I agree to the terms listed therein. *
    I agree to allow Alberta Chautauqua to share my video on their website and social media accounts. *
    Section to be completed by parent/guardian if applicant is under 18 year old.
    Name of parent if applicant is under 18 year of age.
    Name of parent if applicant is under 18 year of age.
    I have read the eligibility criteria and agree that the applicant is eligible to submit to this competition.
    I have read the submission requirements and I agree on behalf of my child/dependent to the terms listed therein.
    I agree to allow Alberta Chautauqua to share my child/dependent's video on their website and social media accounts.