IPhone Acting Competition for NYFA Scholarship


The New York Film Academy is proud to present an interactive movie scene reenactment contest on the exciting new iPhone app, Shortwave! We’re always on the lookout for talent and now we’re hoping to discover him or her through a new wave of technology. Participants will pick a movie of their choice and reenact their favorite scene in under 30 seconds. Simply record the video on your iPhone and upload it the #NYFA thread on the Shortwave app!

The winners are determined by our unique community voting process – the users decide the winner! The entree with the most votes wins a 1-Week Acting Scholarship to the New York Film Academy!Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 2.58.49 PM

Submissions begin on March 15, 2013 and end on March 31, 2013. Voting will continue until April 7 to give a fair chance to the later submissions.

You can CLICK HERE to get started!

  • Instructions:
  • 1. Download Shortwave to your iPhone: appstore.com/shortwave
  • 2. From the Explore page, search #NYFA to find the reenactment competition thread
  • 3. Reply to the original clip with a reenactment of a scene from the film of your choice
  • Rules:
  • a. One submission per person (acting in another person’s entry is allowed)
  • b. 30 seconds max
  • c. Winner will receive a 1-Week Acting Scholarship to NYFA NYC or LA. This does not include flight and housing

Good luck and have fun!

If you have any questions regarding the contest, please email adi@shortwave.co.

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Published on: March 15, 2013

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