When posting a publicity news release with video, a simple video-only release, or adding a video to a MySHOOT reel, SHOOT recommends uploading 740p .mp4 files and not to use the video sharing link method. This is not hard to do and eliminates the risk of having a shared YouTube or Vimeo video, used in a release, going black […]
You can view and/or print a receipt for any of your SHOOT purchases, anytime, by following the instructions below: 1) Log in (username or email and password required) here: https://members.shootonline.com/user/login or on homepage: https//: SHOOTonline.com and go to your MY MEMBERSHIP admin area of site. 2) Click on ORDERS tab in your admin area. 3) Click on the ORDER Number you […]
Because our SPW Video Release only uses mp4 files, we’ve provided a simple way to convert a video file (for example, an apple mov file) into an mp4. If you chose to upload a file for your Video Release, you’ll see a couple of links below the file field: After the pop-up window opens, you […]
Work I want to enter won’t be totally finished before the March 31st deadline. Can I enter before the deadline but not upload my video until after the deadline? I’d really love to participate this year.
We understand and if your entry fee is paid and the new director bio and contact information posted (or postmarked) by the entry deadline of March 31st midnight ET you can add video of work to a posted entry for up to a maximum of 7 days past the entry deadline (April 7th Midnight ET). Your work will be judged […]
I want to enter work I’ve just completed, however, the web spot is embargoed for a few days after the entry deadline. Can I enter/pay before deadline but wait until the embargo lifted?
We suggest uploading an mp4 file instead of a sharing link (password or not) as initial reviews will start soon after entry deadline. This way SHOOT Editors would be able to see it inside our secure system if comes up for review before the your embargo date and you’re assured no one else could possibly […]
To add work to an existing entry go to https://nds.shootonline.com/nds/my-entries and click view under the director listing: If you still have videos left, simply click on Add Video: And just select which Director the video belongs to, and fill in the necessary fields. Also of interest: Creating an NDS Entry
Here are step-by-step instructions on creating an SHOOT NDS Entry and adding Videos to the entry.* *This FAQ assumes that you’ve already paid your $95.00 NDS Entry fee and registered on our site. 1) If you’ve just made your purchase, click on My Membership Area: Then click on the My NDS Entries tab: Alternatively, you can go […]
I have never directed any type of advertising or entertainment professionally but I have been self funding and making my shorts since 2010. Does this disqualify me to enter ‘The New Directors Search’?
You’re not disqualified unless you you received payment(s) from any professional company/organization for any work you directed prior to 3 years back and/or received payments for showing any work you directed prior to 3 years back. In other words, receiving payment for your work prior to 3 years back disqualifies you. If you’re still not […]