Pollinate International Ltd. is the Official Sponsor of the Ingenious competition. Competition is open from June 25, 2021 8:00 BST through August 9, 2021 15:00 BST, winners will be announced on September 1, 2021.
The competition is open to submissions from 31 countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, UK and USA.
Eligibility: Small and Medium Enterprises only (as defined in competition rules). Entrants should not be employed by Pollinate or Mastercard. Films should be 120 to 180 seconds long, with full rights and consents obtained from the subjects of the film and related creative assets.
Entries will be judged on the following criteria: 35% engaging storytelling, 30% answering the ‘Creative Brief and Competition Rules’ and 35% production quality. Read full rules here.