Do you aspire to be the next great director?

The Wyoming Film Office is seeking submissions for their 7th annual Wyoming Short Film Contest offering a $25,000 prize to the winning entry with a storyline that takes place in Wyoming, features the 'Cowboy State,' or presents Wyoming as a major character.The deadline for submissions is April 4, 2014. Film makers can submit their videos online at

The contest begins with a public vote and juror round narrowing the field down to 10 finalists. Then a judging panel made up of film production, visual arts and industry representatives will select the winner based on criteria including cinematography, screenplay, acting, sound design, editing and overall production value.

The grand prize winner of the Wyoming Short Film Contest will be announced on May 2, 2014.

Here are some of the Frequently Asked Questions about entering the contest at this link,