Vimeo Festival + Awards
(New York, NY, USA)
The Vimeo Festival + Awards is a celebration of the best original videos online. There are 13 categories, including documentary, music video, narrative and experimental. Each category winner receives a $5,000 grant and one overall winner receives a $25,000 grand prize. The prize money is meant to help recipients create new work.
The 2012 Vimeo Festival will be held in New York City June 7-9.
Here's the overview video from the 2010 Vimeo Festival:
Deadline to enter your work is February 20, 2012.
To learn more about the Vimeo Festival + Awards, visit http://vimeo.com/awards.
To submit your work, visit http://vimeo.com/awards/submit
ABOUT VIMEO, LLC
Leading video sharing site Vimeo(R) provides the easiest way for people to host and share their videos in high quality. The site provides great privacy features and inspiring videos from a vibrant, respectful community of creative users who care about how and where they show their work. Launched in 2004 and headquartered in New York, NY, Vimeo offers users a video sharing experience that is both entertaining and easy to use. Vimeo is a 2010 & 2009 Time Magazine Top 50 Website. Vimeo, LLC is a subsidiary of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI).