The LEGO Movie The Emmet Awards

The LEGO Movie’s The Emmet Awards have begun and kids up to 18 years old can enter the first contest of directing their own trailer. You can create the trailer by using LEGO’s very simple app. Drag and drop various scenes into the timeline to create a full 12-scene trailer. After that, select your trailer image cover and choose your tags and you’re done. Below are some of the rules. Check out the full rules on the contest itself.

Contest #1: Begins on February 11, 2014 at 8:00AM Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends on February 28, 2014 at 11:59PM EST.

Entries will be evaluated by the Judges based on the following criteria:
25%: Creativity
25%: Originality
20%: Awesomeness
20%: Overall fit and faithfulness to the Monthly Contest theme
10%: For Video and Music Editing Contests: Entertainment value and interesting use of the video and audio clips;
For Building Contests, the stability and structural integrity of the model.