MYgration Films

Sharing and documenting stories.

Produce a 3-5 minute MYgration film that tells the personal stories of how people from other parts of the world came to live in Central Florida for  a chance to win the grand $1,000 cash prize.
Or share your story by signing up to be a subject of one of the MYgration films. 

IMPORTANT DATES

  • FridauIntent to Participate Deadline: August 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance Notification: August 5, 2020.
  • Response to Acceptance Email: Saturday, August 8, 2020.
  • Pairing: Friday, August 28, 6:00 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Filming Day: Saturday, August 29, 2020.
  • Filming/Post Production: Sunday, August 30, 2020.
  • Film Submission: Sunday, August 30, 2020 by 11:59 p.m.
  • GPFF screenings: TBD
  • FusionFest: November 28 & 29, 2020.

 

PAIRING EVENT – MEETING YOUR SUBJECT

On Friday, August 28, you will be paired with a Central Floridian with an interesting story.

You will have the weekend to film with them, edit and submit your entry.

PRIZES

  • Best Film Award, $1,000 cash
  • Audience Favorite Award
  • Student Award

WHAT YOU’LL GET

  • Listing on the website with short bio and photo.
  • Post with tag on Facebook and Instagram.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Intent to Participate Deadline: August 1, 2020.
  • Acceptance Notification: August 5, 2020.
  • Response to Acceptance Email: Saturday, August 8, 2020.
  • Pairing: Friday, August 28, 6:00 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Filming Day: Saturday, August 29, 2020.
  • Filming/Post Production: Sunday, August 30, 2020.
  • GPFF screenings: Wednesday, September 23 and Saturday, September 26, 2020. Location and times TBD
  • FusionFest: November 28 & 29, 2020.

 

SHARING YOUR STORY

Everyone has a story! We are looking for people with interesting stories about them and their heritage.

How did you or family end up in Central Florida?

Does your genealogy harken back to other states or regions of the world? 

How have heritage and culture been kept alive while you live here in Central Florida?

WHAT YOU’LL GET

  • Listing on the website with short bio and photo.
  • Post with tag on Facebook and Instagram.