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Proudly sponsored by the award-winning Full Sail University, “The Trailer Is The Movie!” is exactly what it sounds like: your entry is a movie trailer! The prizes? Two life-changing scholarships to Full Sail (plus heaps of RØDE mics and filmmaking gear).
Entering is easy:
1. Get your crew together and create a 3-minute (max) trailer for a film of your own creation. It must be your own film idea (not a trailer for another person’s work like, say, The Avengers). Download your starter pack here.
2. Make a 3-minute (max) Behind-The-Scenes film showing you using a RØDE product.
3. Submit your film.
There are two Full Sail University scholarships to be won:
Is a $50,000 scholarship to Full Sail University, as well as a killer set of RØDE microphones and filmmaking equipment from Vibesta, Zhiyun, Adobe and more!
Is a $30,000 scholarship Full Sail University, plus a selection of microphones from RØDE!
Full Sail University is a premier film, media and entertainment school in Winter Park, Florida, USA. It was named amongst the top 50 U.S film schools by The Wrap magazine three years in a row in 2016, 2017, and 2018, and has been the career foundation for thousands of alumni working in the entertainment industry today. Full Sail offers a range of film and television degrees on campus and online, with a focus on effectively balancing the creative aspects of world building and storytelling with the practical aspects of running a production.
Students are instructed by industry veterans, with access to over 110 on-campus studios and labs, and professional-grade equipment to elevate their filmmaking to the next level.
Graduates have gone on to work for CNN, Disney, DreamWorks, HBO, ESPN, MTV, Miramax Pixar, Rockstar Games, and many other illustrious media institutions.
Find out more about Full Sail University here.
Since 2014, My RØDE Reel has established itself as the World’s Largest Short Film Competition, with over 14,000 films received from 94 countries collectively viewed over 10-million times.
Each year, we strive to add exciting new categories and plot twists to engage and encourage filmmakers around the world to enter – right now, the three winners of our 2017 Master Your Craft internship are enjoying their 12 months working in the RØDE creative team.
Now, in 2019, “The Trailer Is The Movie!” gives you the chance to make a trailer for your dream film and the opportunity to study at one of the finest film schools in the world.
“My RØDE Reel continues to be an incredible collaboration with millions of creators around the world,” says RØDE CEO Damien Wilson. “We are ecstatic that Full Sail University is presenting “The Trailer Is The Movie!”. RØDE and Full Sail University share a deep passion for the filmmaking process, craft and technique. We pioneered ‘how-to’ content in the filmmaking and audio space, creating our first RØDE University video series with Full Sail alumnus and legendary sound designer Ric Viers over a decade ago. To offer two talented creators the chance to study at an institution that produces so many industry professionals is a real pleasure.”
Head to rode.com/myrodereel/fullsail for more details on how to enter and other FAQs. Entries to My RØDE Reel close August 28th, 2019.