Geocaching International Film Festival (GC5K6WQ)
With every new incredible geocache container, every clever hide, every log that reads like an epic journey, it becomes more and more apparent: the geocaching community is one of the most creative groups of people on the planet. At this year's Geocaching Block Party, we’re going to showcase that creativity with the third-annual Geocaching International Film Festival.
The 2015 GIFF will be held the evening before the Geocaching Block Party from 8pm–10pm on August 14, 2015 in Gas Works Park, Seattle.
Finalists will be selected and shown on a giant 40’ screen
Following the screening, the audience will vote for “Best of the Fest”
The selected finalists will be available to screen at events worldwide
Read the rules below and then enter your film!
GIFF Rules/Regs Info:
Films can be in any family-friendly genre: narrative, documentary, music video, animation, experimental, etc...
If you are “spoiling” a geocache in any way in your film, you must have geocache owner permission.
Geocaches featured in your film should follow basic guidelines for hiding a geocache.
Film length must not exceed 4 minutes (including credits).
Only 2 submissions per person will be accepted. A separate submission form is required for each entry.
Non-English language films are encouraged, but must be subtitled in English.
No submission fee.
The Audience Award will be announced directly following the screening. You do not need to be present to win.. Submission deadline: July 1, 2015
Finalists and will be selected by a reviewing committee at Geocaching HQ. They will screen at the third annual Geocaching International Film Festival from 8pm–10pm on August 14, 2015.
Judging will be based on:
- Contribution to global geocaching community
Following the screening, geocachers in attendance will vote for which film deserves “The Audience Award”. The winner will then be announced and recognized with a unique and highly coveted trophy.