ANNUAL COMMERCIAL CONTEST
Each year, BendFilm, Zolo Media and the City of Bend host a contest for Future Filmmakers to write and produce a professional TV commercial that will air across Central Oregon. $450 in cash prizes are given to 3 winners each every year.
Details and application here.
2018 COMMERCIAL CONTEST WINNERS!
Grand Prize Winner ($150) and Audience Choice Winner ($100):
Marvin Walder, Summit High School “Bend Aqua-Culture”
9th – 12th Grade Division Winner ($100):
George Plumleigh, Summit High School, “Save Our Water”
5th – 8th Grade Division Winner ($100):
Bella Moon, Pilot Butte Middle School, “Healthy Water, Healthy You”
PAST CONTEST NEWS:
Check out 2015’s winning filmmaker, Mackenzie Hice, and her commercial here. In April 2017, Makenzie won an award for this commercial! (see below).