RootsTech Film Fest is looking for video submissions surrounding the conference theme of Connect. Belong. Videos should remain less than three minutes long and should be submitted on the website

The Grand Prize Winner will receive an all expenses paid trip for 2 to their ancestral homeland. Three honorable mentions will receive a DJI Spark drone and the People’s Choice winner will receive a Dell laptop.

In addition to the great prizes, all contestants who are chosen as finalists will have their videos viewed by our panel of judges of industry experts. Final videos will also be shown in public viewing rooms and between sessions at the RootsTech Conference. Finalists will receive two free 4-day RootsTech Passes (valued at over $600) to attend with a guest and see their work displayed.

If you have any students, or if you yourself would be interested in participating you can find more information at or email

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