The Just A Minute Festival (13)


02 Nov 2023
Call for entries

31 Dec 2023
Final deadline


11 Jan 2024
Notification date

10 Jan 2024
02 Mar 2024


Charles,  01890, Winchester, MA, United States

Festival description
Short film festival 1'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  1'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 10 January 2024      Festival end: 02 March 2024

The Just A Minute Festival is an online viewers choice event that encourages people to make short films, one minute or less, using any device or media of any genre or subject matter.

There are cash prizes and there is no entry fee.

There will be a premier event at the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA and screenings at various locations.

For more information, visit our site

The films that receive the most votes will win cash prizes. All payments are made via U.S. check or PayPay.

Submissions to the Just A Minute Film Festival can be shot or created in any format or device (Film, phone, video, animation, flash, machinima, tablet, iPod or whatever).

Maximum total length of submitted production is 1 minute.

Submitted films must have a title and credits with in the 60 second time limit.

Submission format: WebM files, .MPEG4, 3GPP, MOV files, .AVI, MPEGPS, .WMV, .FLV. No other media formats will be accepted.

Entries may be posted through the festival's website site by selecting the SUBMIT button,

The Just A Minute Festival reserves the right to refuse any entry for any reason at its absolute discretion.

By entering, you do hereby grant at no charge, to The Media Tribe, Inc. and, the right to post and/or stream your production on or through its website.

You further grant, no charge to The Media Tribe, Inc., the right to distribute your production for the purpose of promoting the Just A Minute Festival.

The Just A Minute Festival is a production of The Media Tribe, Inc.

By submitting your contribution to the Just A Minute Festival, you warrant that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to the Just A Minute Festival for all the purposes specified above; and you hereby indemnify the Just A Minute Festival, The Media Tribe, Inc. and their assignees against any and all legal fees, damages, liabilities and any other expenses that may be incurred by the Just A Minute Festival, The Media Tribe or their assignees as a result of your breach of any of the above warranties.

An individual may submit up to five entries to the festival.

There is no age limit for the Just A Minute Festival; however, entries from persons under 18 must have a parent or guardian's approval on the entry form.

Acceptance of these rules is a condition of entering a production to the Just A Minute Festival and doing so amounts to full agreement and acceptance to all of these rules.

Any entry submitted with false or misleading information is invalid, regardless of when the false information is discovered. If anyone submits such a false or misleading entry, all other entries submitted by that person may be disqualified.

Entries must be posted to the website before the start of January 1, 2023, Eastern (U.S.) time.

Winners will be chosen through online voting from the web site The voting period starts at the beginning of January 10, 2024 and ends at the start of the day on March 1 of that year, Eastern (U.S.) time.

For voting: Votes may be cast by humans only (no automated voting). You may vote as many times as you wish, but you must watch the short in its entirety before rating it. Only one vote per entry in any one session: you must log out before voting again on that entry.



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