Terms of Service (TOS)
"Metro Film and TV Awards" and (MetroFilmFestival.com) referred to as "Metro." is hereby granted the right to utilize Art or a (1 minute or less) excerpt from any film or multi-media file submitted and accepted for exhibition. The excerpt will be used (only) for publicity and promotional purposes on the Metro website, Apps, and related blogs, social media, and related Connected Television platforms.
The individual or corporation (You) submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to submit the film for consideration, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Metro from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
You are responsible for any clearance required of the content you submit. (Metro suggests you follow E&O guidelines.)
You understand that Metro is not a traditional festival and Metro honors participants on a varied schedule (seasonal, monthly, annually and/or bi-annually) and deadlines are indicated on the Metro entry form and/or detailed in "TO SUBMIT OR NOMINATE A FILM" section. This unique event is an international awards competition.
The undersigned is responsible for providing Metro with an up-to-date email address as judging results letters will be sent emailed about four to six weeks after the final deadline to all participants, i.e., to those who were granted awards and those who were not granted awards.
Free digital downloads of Metro laurels will be made available to all winners but Statuettes, Plaques must be purchased. Participants are under no obligation to purchase an Award.
Some variations of this TOS may be found on participating automated festival entry sites, please refer to Metrofilmfestival.com for verification of official terms.
Questions regarding submissions, nominations, and distribution opportunities may be directed online or by phone call. Please see "contacts."
As of this posting the low-cost early entry spots are limited, and the deadline is scheduled on the filmfreeway site.
These terms are subject to change. Additional details and Entry Guidelines are available on MetroFilmFestival.com.