Frequently Asked Questions

Film FestivalHow do I upload a video & submit an entry form?

When are all entries due?

  • March 24, 2017

Can I upload my own video?

  • Robert VanWinkle Hosting Awards NightOnly teachers or administrators are allowed to upload videos. Students are not allowed to upload their own videos.

Can I enter my video in multiple categories?

  • No entry may be submitted in multiple categories.

Who will judge my video?

  • The Lee County Student Film & Television Awards panel of judges is comprised of professionals who have worked or taught television/film production. 

How will my entry be judged?

  • Awards Night AudienceThe criterion for judging is based on content and technical quality.

When is awards night?

  • April 28, 2017
  • South Fort Myers High
    The auditorium doors open at 6:30 p.m. The ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. Join us early in the atrium and listen to the performing musical group, socialize and get pictures taken on the Red Carpet.

Where is awards night?

  • South Fort Myers High School
    14020 Plantation Road
    Fort Myers, FL 33912

What should I wear to awards night?

  • The awards night ceremony is a special evening for our finalists to be recognized. Formal attire is encouraged.

How will I know if I need to attend awards night?

  • Everyone that submits a video is invited to attend our Awards Night. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finalists will be recognized during the event.

What are the rules for copyright?

  • Please review the rules section under "IMPORTANT LEGAL INFORMATION INCLUDING COPYRIGHT INFORMATION". It is the responsibility of each submitting school to provide proper permission documentation, if copyright is in question.

Who can I contact for more information?