Let's Make a Movie! video contest
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS "The Fields."
Have you ever wanted to make a movie? Well, here's an opportunity for you to see what you can do. The producers and directors of the movie, "The Fields" want you to make a 30-60 second mini-trailer for it. You must use original materials. Videos will be judged by the producers, directors and the public on YouTube.
The top 10 will go on for a final evaluation from the directors and producers of "The Fields." The top three videos will be considered for actual marketing in conjunction with the film's release and all three videos will be included in "The Fields" official DVD. The official judges reserve the right to disqualify any video at their discretion.
You must be a registered "like" fan of "The Fields" Facebook page from start to announcement of winners.
A YouTube Channel dedicated to the contest has been established at: http://www.youtube.com/user/thefieldsmoderator?feature=mhum.
Three videos have been posted on to serve as examples of what to do and what not to do in creating a trailer. Use them if needed as examples only.
Videos are submitted via e-mail to: email@example.com.
There is one official entry per person.
The following is mandatory data for all trailers: Stars Cloris Leachman, Tara Reid, directors Tom Mattera and Dave Mazzoni, the title "The Fields" and production company name, Mr. Big, LCC.
Submissions are accepted from now until Dec. 31.
Winners will be announced on Jan. 30, 2011.
For a complete listing of all the rules and guidelines, go to the Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/thefieldsmovie?v=wall