The city-wide competition is sponsored by Linden Hills Power & Light, funded by the City of Minneapolis and promotes energy conservation and renewable energy.
Green Carpet Film Festival
Forget the Red Carpet! Linden Hills Power & Light (LHP&L) invites residents to create a digital video 30 seconds to 2 minutes in length for a GREEN carpet event. There are three prizes of $300, three prizes of $150 and a grand prize of $500.
Videos should promote one of the following themes:
1. The MN Energy Challenge (get information at www.mnenergychallenge.org);
2. Organics Recycling -benefits or "how to" (research on the web or get information at www.lhpowerandlight.org);
or 3. Waste reduction/ Conservation or Anaerobic Digestion (you can research on the web, or find information at www.lhpowerandlight.org).
Entries are due September 15th, with a screening date of mid September. It's a great summer project for kids and families!
Some Ideas for your Green Themed Digital Video Include:
An ad for the MN Energy Challenge –imagine you're trying to get as many people as possible excited about signing up.
The benefits of recycling organics material
How easy it is to recycle organic material
What's compostable and what's not.
What is anaerobic digestion?
How can people reduce waste?
Music video featuring your own original music
Entry forms, rules and full details can be found at www.lhpowerandlight.org