Rollins Documentary Film Contest, Dec 2, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
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The jury for the PCA/ACA Peter C. Rollins Documentary Award is currently accepting film and video documentary/nonfiction entries that treat aspects of popular and American culture. Selection for the Rollins Award will be based primarily on strength of message, creativity, technical innovation, and overall style as the work treats popular and American culture topics or themes.

Submission for the award is open to professional and amateur moving-image makers working in film, video, and digital media. Work must be completed within the last three years in order to be considered. Entries may consist of one feature-length or up to three short works and must be submitted with the completed entry form below (available upon request). Entries must be in DVD format. Two copies of each work must be submitted. Submitted copies will not be returned. There is no entry fee.

The award includes a $500 travel grant to assist winners in attending the conference. The winning work will be exhibited during the 2014 national Popular Culture/American Culture Associations' meeting April 16-19, 2014, in Chicago, IL. See the PCA/ACA website for more information about the national meeting.

Send submission copies with completed entry form to the jury chair. Materials must be received by December 2, 2013. Inquiries and requests for entry forms are welcome via email .

Mail submission materials to:
Dr. Dennis Cutchins, Jury Chair
PCA Rollins Documentary Award
English Department
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602