Gimga Group Management, K-Food Video Contest Event!
Share a short (3 minutes max.) original creative video about your Kimchi experience! I.e.: What’s your favorite Kimchi? Why? When did you first experience Kimchi? What do you love about it? Describe how YOU view Kimchi and how K-Food has impacted your life. Be creative! (My Kimchi Story) Share it with your friends and receive the most likes to win cash & other prizes.
Contest Video Submission Period
September 1, 2021 12:00 AM EST – September 25, 2021 11:59 PM EST
Online Voting Period
October 1, 2021 12:00 AM EST – October 6, 2021 12:00 PM EST
Only the “LIKE” on official the KFoodinUS website and social media pages will count for the contest
1st Place: $1,000 + prizes
2nd Place: $500 + prizes
3rd Place: $250 + prizes
The first 15 participants to submit a video will receive K-Food gift bags
Videos will go live on K-Food in US Social Media Pages October 1, 2021 – October 6, 2021, for public voting
Grand Prize and runner up prizes will be contacted on October 7, 2021
Virtual Awards Ceremony on October 11, 2021, at 6:00 PM EST
Submissions* & Requirements
Entry must be an original video that is no more than 3 minutes long
Limit one entry per person
Entries must be posted on the entrant’s social media account using hashtag #MYKFOODSTORY2021 but MUST BE submitted on our online form on www.kfoodinus.com, which must be completed in full with your video upload to enter the contest
ALL submissions MUST include a fully completed registration form
Submissions must be posted by no later than 11:59 PM (MIDNIGHT) EST on September 25, 2021 (no exceptions)
Open to legal residents of the United States of America who are 18 years old or older. This information will be verified in the registration document that is required for submission. If the information is incorrect or the winner does not respond within 48 hours of notification, the prize will go to the next entry with the most “LIKE”. **
[ HOW TO ENTER ]
Create, film, and edit your creative Kimchi story
Upload your video to Facebook, Instagram, or YouTube using the hashtag #MYKFOODSTORY2021 between September 1, 2021 12:00 AM EST and September 25, 2021 11:59 PM EST
Entrants MUST submit the video using the online form on www.kfoodinus.com between September 1, 2021 12:00 AM EST – September 25, 2020 11:59 PM EST
All submissions* will be posted on the Korean Food in US Facebook and the kfoodinus Instagram on October 1, 2021 between 9:00 AM EST and 10:00 AM EST, tagging the original artist. If the artist/contestant does not have a social media account we will give them credit in the caption.
Winners will be announced and contacted on October 7, 2021 and the virtual awards ceremony will be on October 11, 2021! The video with the most combined “LIKE” and “LOVE” on the KFoodinUS Facebook and Instagram by October 6, 2021 12:00 PM (noon) EST, will be the Grand Prize Winner!**
* Gimga Design Group LLC is the official contest management entity. On behalf of KFoodinUS, Gimga Design Group reserves the right to disqualify any contest submission with inappropriate content as well as any contest submission not conforming to the published rules of the contest and/or meeting the video requirements at any time.
** In the event of a tie, Gimga Design Group will break the tie based on the following criteria: Creativity/Originality (30 pts), Message Content (i.e. address of the theme “My K-Food Story with Kimchi” and its compelling value based on judge’s discretion) (50 pts) and Technical Organization (i.e. sound and picture quality, editing, adherence to a time limit of 3 minutes) (20pts).
Date and Time
Wednesday Sep 1, 2021Monday Oct 11, 2021
Video Submissions open September 1st-25th
Online voting is October 1-6th
Winner announcement: 8th
Virtual Award Ceremony: October 11th
@KfoodinUS Instagram, Facebook, and kfoodinus.com/2021-k-food-video-contest/