|SanDisk Point & Shoot Film Festival
Here's how it works: You shoot a two-minute video using your
point-and-shoot camera. Any regular point-and-shoot camera will do. No
camcorders allowed. And it has to be two minutes or less, in one
continuous shot, without edits.
The contest theme is Life Moves, and we want you to show us your
moves. We'll select the best entries in each of the following five
categories: great Kid Moves, Pet Moves, Dance Moves, Action Moves and
You have until November 10, 2008 to upload your video to the
SanDisk Point & Shoot Film Festival page on YouTube. We'll choose
our top picks by November 18, 2008, and post them here so viewers like
you can vote on the films you like best.
Winners will be announced December 15, 2008, so get to work on your best moves now.
For Terms and Conditions visit: www.sandisk.com/lifemoves/officialrules.html
Insomnia Film Festival
November 15 at 9:00 a.m. EST, the clock starts ticking.
will post the list of required elements for entries in the 2008
Insomnia Film Festival at www.apple.com/go/insomnia
Then you and your team will have a whole 24 hours to make and upload
your 3-minute movie. That's the easy part.
your movie's up, you'll need to get everyone you know—and then some—to
watch and rate it online. If your movie makes the top 25, you can host
a showing at the Apple
Retail Store. Your adoring fans can download it from the iTunes
Store. And it'll be screened by some big-time industry players:
the #1 rating from either the public or the pros, and you'll land one
of two grand prizes. Everyone on your team will get a MacBook Pro,
Final Cut Studio 2, Logic Studio, Shake, and a year's worth of One to
One personal training to help you use them. Not a bad trade for one
night's sleep. Register
your team now