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Create a stop-motion
film with your kids and
you could win $5,000!

We love sharing stories. Ours and yours. So we held an animation workshop for parents and kids to teach them how to bring their stories to life. Now it’s your turn!

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Many Ways to Win!

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Goldfish® in Space

Check out the stop-motion film created in our Animation Xperience Workshop! It’s out of this world!

AX Workshop: Behind the Scenes

Watch parents and kids make movie magic together.

Our Stop-Motion Shorts

We made a few films to show that anyone can do it!

Get Started

Animation Crash Course

Making a stop-motion short is easier than you think.

Videos made possible with help from our friends at New York International Children's Film Festival.

Prizes

Categories

prize

Best Use of Goldfish®

This award will go to a film that showcases our little smiling movie stars in the most creative or amusing way.

$5,000

prize

Best Story

This award will go to a film with the most compelling storyline whether it be funny,dramatic, thrilling—or all of the above!

$5,000

prize

Best Film by Up-and-Coming Animators

This award will go to a film that might not be the most polished, but shows incredible enthusiasm all the same!

$5,000

prize

Best Overall Film

This award will go to a film that combines multiple elements (technique, originality, and effort, etc.) resulting in the best overall final product.

$5,000

prize

Best Use of Goldfish®

This award will go to a film that showcases our little smiling movie stars in the most creative or amusing way.

$5,000

prize

Best Story

This award will go to a film with the most compelling storyline whether it be funny,dramatic, thrilling—or all of the above!

$5,000

prize

Best Film by Up-and-Coming Animators

This award will go to a film that might not be the most polished, but shows incredible enthusiasm all the same!

$5,000

prize

Best Overall Film

This award will go to a film that combines multiple elements (technique, originality, and effort, etc.) resulting in the best overall final product.

$5,000

Judging begins February 28. Winners announced live on April 21.

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Goodie Bags

Each of the 12 nominees will receive a bag full of prizes!

How to Enter

1. Record

Use the animation tips above to create your video featuring Goldfish® crackers.Your video should be a max of 60 seconds.

2. Upload

Upload your video to your YouTube account. If you don’t already have an account, you will need to create one.

3. Enter

Complete the entry form and include the link to your YouTube video.You can submit one unique video per day.

Don’ts

Do not copy anyone else’s work

Do not include any third-party logos or copyrighted music

Do not use profanity or other inappropriate content

Do’s

Do use Goldfish® crackers* in your film

Do assemble a crew. Anyone can help!

Do come back to submit a unique video every day

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Enter your details (Step 1 of 3)

Entries will be accepted until February 27, 2017



    Important: you must add a paid promotion disclaimer when uploading your video to YouTube. Click here for instructions.

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    Enter your details (Step 2 of 3)

    Entries will be accepted until February 27, 2017




      Note: this information will not affect the final judging.

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      Enter your details (Step 3 of 3)

      Entries will be accepted until February 27, 2017



        Thank you!

        Your entry has been submitted.


        We can’t wait to watch it! Remember, you can come back and submit a unique video every day.

        *Click here for an image of a Goldfish®
        cracker that you can also use.