2021 Video Story Contest for Children and Youth

"The Beginning of You"


​This annual contest "The Beginning of You" is offered as part of Antinanco's mission to inspire and educate children through art.  

Children are invited to submit a short video story (no longer than 2 minutes), using any variety of digital tools and applications to capture any creative flow that comes to mind in association with the theme "The Beginning of You." Some of the examples include your culture, your home, your family, celebrations that you like, your favorite hobbies and foods, anything else that defines you) 

Prizes: Three winners will be selected. All ability levels and ages up to 18 are welcome to participate. Cash prizes: First Place: $100. Second Place: $75. Third Place: $50. The winners' video stories will be published on our website and social media channels.

Submission Deadline: 11:59pm, February 28th, 2021. The Winners will be Announced on March 10th, 2021.


1. All ages under 18 are welcome to participate
2. Only one video per participant can be submitted
3. The video should be no longer than 2 minutes
4. Any digital media tools and applications can be used
5. Entries will be judged based on creativity, style, originality, reflection of the theme, public comments and ikes. Final decisions will be made by the Antinanco Arts and Creativity Committee.
6. Submit video file in MP4 format to info@antinanco.org via email, WeTransfer, Dropbox or Google Drive under Subject: 2021 VIDEO CONTEST.
7. Include this information: Name, Age, Country, Parent/Guardian Name, Parent/Guardian email address for notification.
8. A letter signed by the parent/guardian stating "I certify that the work submitted was created by my daughter/son (your name) and is completely original. I grant Antinanco Earth Arts School the right to use my daughter/son's name, creative work and visual image in their publications, without recourse."
9. Once all video submissions are uploaded to Antinanco Earth Arts Youtube Channel during the first week of March 2021, circulate them with your friends and families and ask to like them to increase your chances to win.

10. We cannot accept submissions from participants residing in the countries that are prohibited from having financial transactions in the US. 

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