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Submissions to the Just A Minute Film Festival can be shot or created in any format or device (Film, phone, video, animation, flash, machinima, tablet, iPod or whatever). Maximum total length of submitted production is 1 minute. Submission format: WebM files, .MPEG4, 3GPP, MOV files, .AVI, MPEGPS, .WMV, .FLV. No other media formats will be accepted. HD video is suggested.

Entries may be posted through this site by selecting the SUBMIT link at the top menu.

  1. The Just A Minute Festival reserves the right to refuse any entry for any reason at its absolute discretion.
  2. By submitting your contribution to the Just A Minute Festival, you warrant that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to the Just A Minute Festival for all the purposes herein stated; and you hereby indemnify the Just A Minute Festival, The Media Tribe, Inc. and their assignees against any and all legal fees, damages, liabilities and any other expenses that may be incurred by the Just A Minute Festival, The Media Tribe or their assigns as a result of your breach of any of the above warranties.
  3. By entering, you do hereby grant, at no charge, to The Media Tribe, Inc. and JustAMinute.tv, the right to post and/or stream your production on or through its website.
  4. You further grant, at no charge, to The Media Tribe, Inc., the right to distribute your production for the purpose of promoting the Just A Minute Festival.
  5. An individual person may submit up to three entries to the festival.
  6. There is no age limit for submission to the Just A Minute Festival; however, entries from persons under 18 must have a parent or guardian's approval on the entry form.
  7. Deadline: Entries must be posted to the website JustAMinute.tv before the start of the day on January 1, 2024, Eastern (U.S.) time.
  8. Acceptance of these rules is a condition of entering a production to the Just A Minute Festival and doing so amounts to full agreement and acceptance to all of these rules.
  9. Any entry submitted with false or misleading information is invalid, regardless of when the false information is discovered. If anyone submits such a false or misleading entry, all other entries submitted by that person may be disqualified.
  10. Winners will be chosen through online voting from the website JustAMinute.tv. The voting period starts at the start of the day on January 10 and ends at the start of the day on March 1 of that year, Eastern (U.S.) time.
  11. Cash prizes are distributed via US check or PayPal only.
  12. For voting: Votes may be cast by humans only (no automated voting). You may vote as many times as you wish, but you must watch the short in its entirety before rating it. Only one vote per entry in any one session: you must log out before voting again on that entry.
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