Being Ourselves - BAFTA Kids selfie competition
This competition is now closed.
There are lots of things which make us all the same but we all have that unique thing that makes us special. Whether it’s a hobby, a subject, or something completely different about you, we all have something which helps us be ourselves.
We’re working with our fantastic partner, Place2Be, as part of Children’s Mental Health Week 2018. The theme for this year is ‘Being Ourselves’ and for this competition we’re asking you to think about the one thing that makes you, YOU!
We want you to draw your own selfie or self-portrait which will help us to see what makes you special. A selection of lucky winners will have their drawings turned into an animation by Karrot Entertainment, the talented animation studio who created BAFTA-winning show Sarah & Duck and more!
We can only accept entries which include a parent or guardian’s contact email or phone number.
- Have a think about what makes you special before you start drawing? Are you kind? Are you good at something?
- If you’re really stuck for ideas, ask a teacher, parent, guardian or friend what makes you special. Watch the Presenting Masterclass video to see what makes presenter Ben and Katie special.
- In your selfie – make it very clear what makes you special. If it’s something you do or a skill you have, show yourself doing that thing in your drawing.
- Use colour to brighten up your drawing – it can also help show off your special quality more.
The closing date for the competition is 5pm GMT on Monday 19 March 2018.
A selection of lucky winners will have their drawings turned into an animation by Karrot Entertainment.
Terms & Conditions
Being Ourselves – BAFTA Kids selfie Competition
This challenge is run on behalf of and by British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). All entries must be made in accordance with the following competition Terms & Conditions.
These Rules include details about how to enter the Competition, opening and closing dates, prize details, and anything else BAFTA thinks you may need to know about entering the Competition. By entering the Competition, you promise to follow and be bound by these Rules (which may be amended or varied at any time by BAFTA with or without notice) and by BAFTA’s decision, which is final in all matters relating to these Rules, the Competition, the winner selection and/or the results and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
Who can enter?
- You must be aged fourteen (14) or under at the date of entry, obtain parental consent and live in the UK or Eire to enter the Competition
- You are not allowed to enter the Competition if you or any of your family members are employees of BAFTA, Place 2 Be, Karrot Entertainment or any sponsors associated with the Competition or their respective associated companies.
- Up to 15 winners will see their drawing included in an animated short film created by Karrot Entertainment. Winners will receive an MP4 file of the video to keep.
- The animated film will feature winners’ first names and age – by entering the competition you give permission for these details to be publically available and used in this film.
- The animated film will be posted online on the BAFTA Kids website, BAFTA Kids YouTube channel and other associated communications channels. The film also may be published on master brand BAFTA channels such as on social media.
- The winner will be decided by an independent jury from the entries submitted.
- The winner's parent or guardian will be notified via email after 19 March 2018.
Competition terms and conditions
- The closing date for entries is Monday 19 March 2018 at 17:00 (5pm) GMT.
- BAFTA accepts no responsibility for entries not received. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Incomplete and late entries will not be accepted.
- All entrants require their parent or guardian’s consent to enter, and their parent or guardian must agree to these Terms and Conditions for themselves and on behalf of the entrant. By entering this Competition each entrant confirms that he/she has obtained such consent and agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
- If the winner is unable for any reason to accept the prize or cannot be contacted, BAFTA reserves the right to award the prize to another participant whose name will be chosen from all other eligible entries received.
General terms and conditions
- Prizes are subject to availability
- No purchase is necessary.
- Only one entry per person via online route of entry, postal entry or via entry at a Place 2 Be school visit. To send an entry by post, send to: BAFTA Kids Selfie competition, BAFTA, 16 Charles II Street, London SW1Y 4QU.
- By taking part, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted these terms.
- All entry instructions form part of the terms and conditions, which, by taking part, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted.
- The prize is not transferable and no cash alternative is available.
- The decision made by BAFTA is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
- BAFTA reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value (b) alter the competition question after the competition has opened and (c) in exceptional circumstances to vary, amend or withdraw this prize draw on reasonable notice.
- BAFTA reserves the right to publish the name of the winning entrant on the BAFTA website and social media channels.
- By providing your email address and entering this competition you agree to receive relevant email communications from BAFTA including news, events, offers and competitions.
- Any queries relating to the prize draw should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org