FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I upload a video & submit an entry form?
To submit an entry into the EPISD Digital Film Festival you must first get a teacher/librarian to sponsor you and have them fill out this Participation Form. Next go to the Film Festival website under How To Enter and there is where the entry packet is provided. Please be sure to read all of the forms and follow the directions indicated.
Video of how to upload the student films will be sent to the sponsors.
When are all entries due?
Interest Form DUE: October 2, 2017 - CLICK HERE
Film Festival Documents and uploading Videos DUE: November 10, 2017 - CLICK HERE
Can I upload my own video?
Only sponsors are allowed to upload videos. Students are not allowed to upload their own videos.
Can I enter my video in multiple categories?
No entry may be submitted in multiple categories.
Who will judge my video?
The EPISD Instructional Technology Department along with other EPISD employees with make up the panel of judges for the Film Festival.
How will my entry be judged?
The criterion for judging is based on content and technical quality. Look at scoring rubric that is provided in your Entry Packet.
When is awards night?
November 30th or December 1 - 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Where is awards night?
What should I wear to awards night?
The awards night ceremony is a special evening for our finalists to be recognized. Dressing nicely is encouraged.
How will I know if I need to attend awards night?
Everyone that submits a video is invited to attend our Awards Night.
What are the rules for copyright?
Please review this website for copyright rules. It is the responsibility of each submitting school to provide proper permission documentation, if copyright is in question.
Who can I contact for more information?