$10,000 in value: Two winners will receive - $5,000 in value - in promotional time on the Upliftv network.
$5,000 in cash for Grand Prize Winners: Five - $1,000 cash prize winners - awarded to the top Film(3), TV, and Promotional category winner as selected by the Film Tank.
35 Winners will receive a Beautiful Trophy and all of the 100 Nominees will get a shout out - (see Exposure below)
1. Once you submit your entry - we will post a link to your website - via email newsletter and social media - only until July 31st - no charge - our gift to you (because we believe you are amazing!)
2. The details of your entry will be listed in the Conference program guide given to all attendees (awesome!)
3. If you make it to the semi-finals, and your Content is screened at CONTENT18, many of the attendees will see your Content (triple pow!)
4. If you win and/or nominated (slam dunk for your Content!)
5. All winners and nominees will be listed on the CONTENT18 website (icing on the cake!)
1. You submit your best content!
2. Submissions will be scored first by a panel of judges selected from among working Christian media content creators.
3. Judges will determine Recognition Award winners and some of the Category Awards (see below).
4. Top Category Award winners will be voted on by attendees during special "Film Tank" sessions at CONTENT18.
5. All winners will be announced during the special Awards Lunch Gala on Friday, Sept 28.
Best Overall TV - $1,000 Cash + Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Narrative - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Documentary / Reality - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Educational - Talk Show - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Educational - Biblical / Evangelistic - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Educational - Academic / Children’s - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Promotional Material - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Short Film - $1,000 Cash + Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Narrative Feature Film - $1,000 Cash + Film Tank Trophy Award + CMA Upliftv 2018 Film Award ($5k value in promo spots)
Best Documentary Feature - $1,000 Cash + Film Tank Trophy Award + CMA Upliftv 2018 Film Award ($5k value in promo spots)
Best Promotional Material - Film Tank Award
Best Overall Promo - $1,000 Cash + Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Trailer - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Commercial - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Music Video - Film Tank Trophy Award
Best Acting - Male Lead
Best Acting - Female Lead
Best Supporting Actor / Actress
Best Original Music Score
Best use of Animation
Best Christian / Biblical Message - Narrative
Best Christian / Biblical Message - Non-narrative
Notable Set Design - Narrative
Notable Set Design - Non-narrative
Notable Project by a First Time Producer
Notable use of Sound
Notable use of Visual Effects
*Note: Judges retain the right to increase or decrease the number of awards given or volume of content displayed at the Film Tank based on the volume and quality of submissions. CONTENT18 is committed to awarding at least $5,000 in cash prizes and 2 CMA Uplift TV 2018 Film Awards.