This contest in Wyoming looks like a great idea to steal here in Nebraska.

See the entries: ThatsWYFilms on Vimeo

 

"The Wyoming Short Film Contest invited filmmakers from around the world to submit their shorts online, with a total running time of no more than 15 minutes.

Professional filmmakers as well as film students submitted their films in any genre including documentary, animation and narrative fiction.

A judging panel of film industry professionals reviewed the entries for this year’s contest and announced a winner on May 1st 2015.

Entries will be judged on several criteria including editing, production values, sound design, story, performances and cinematography."

Wyoming Film Office to offer $25,000 to best filmmaking talent